Where: IntraEdge (Google Map) 5660 W Chandler Blvd #1 Chandler, AZ 85226 Agenda: 6:00 Registration Food and Drink 6:25 Announcements 6:30 Begin the Meeting 8:00 Closing Messages and Announcements

Description:  Deliver Quality Customer Value Faster - Agile Accelerator

Business competition is global and customers have many choices. How do you respond to customer demands or market change as either an existing or startup company? The answer according to Forbes magazine is people working collaboratively in an agile environment with the ability to respond to change. This workshop style presentation requires your participation so come ready to actively engage to learn something new or expand on existing experiences. Agile Principle #1: Our highest priority is to satisfy the customer through early and continuous delivery of valuable products or services (software). Learning Objectives:
  • Discover why lean thinking and agile practices deliver 4X more value
  • Discern the use of working agreements to create psychological safety boundaries
  • Learn techniques that help teams build quality into deliverables

Speaker Bio:  Dr. Dave Cornelius

Dr. Dave Cornelius is an award winning and industry recognized leader in lean and agile practices, and digital transformation strategy, who leads and empowers others to achieve their awesomeness. In his 30-year career, he has delivered over $1 billion in value through technology innovation from concept to cash, in multiple industry domains. Dr. Cornelius is the founder of the 5 Saturdays (5Saturdays.org) agile education outreach program that enables high school students to experience technology and business careers through interactive summer workshops.  Dr. Dave is the author of the books 1) Transforming your leadership character: The lean thinking and agility way and 2) Elastic Minds: What are you Think?, which are available on Amazon.com.  He produces a podcast “KnolShare with Dr. Dave” that is hosted on GrokShare.com and streamed on iTunes and Google Play.  Dr. Dave is the innovator of the Agility LeaderShift learning cards found on AgilityLeaderShift.com. Dr. Cornelius holds a doctor of management in organization leadership (IS/IT emphasis), a master’s degree in business administration, and a bachelor’s degree in computer science. Learn more about Dave by visiting www.Dave-Cornelius.com or on LinkedIn at http://www.linkedin.com/in/daveauck/ . You also can follow Dave on Twitter @DrCorneliusInfo.