Agile + DevOps East 2018 Tutorial: Getting your User Stories Right-sized and Actionable

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Monday, November 5, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm

Getting your User Stories Right-sized and Actionable

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Getting user stories the right size and actionable has been a challenge ever since agile has been in existence. Join V. Lee Henson for this highly interactive workshop in creating an innovative product or service. Participants will take it from ideation all the way to right-sized backlog items. Beyond knowing what to build, presenting the items in such a way that they do not lose context is also a challenge. Explore user story mapping techniques and acceptance criteria to help make each user story actionable.


V. Lee Henson

V. Lee Henson is one of only 200 or so Certified Scrum Trainers worldwide. His client list includes more than forty of the Fortune 100 companies and many successful agile implementations. Lee’s unique blend of real-world experience in various roles—combined with his ability to drive home complex concepts—makes him an amazing coach. Lee has personally assisted in the organizational transformation of companies from start-ups to enterprise intercontinental. He has served as chairperson for the Scrum Alliance Certification Advisory Board and is the inventor of Rapid Release Planning. Lee is a SAFe Scaled Agile Program Consultant, Project Management Professional, PMI Agile Certified Practitioner, and a Certified Lean Agile Professional.