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Agile + DevOps East 2023 - Career/ Personal Development

Monday, November 6


Introduction to DevOps with Chocolate and LEGOs

Monday, November 6, 2023 - 8:30am to 12:00pm

Organizations today can no longer afford to deliver new features to their respective markets once a year or even once a quarter. In the attempt to catch up with the competition, they jump onto DevOps journey starting with the "How" and losing the sight of "Why" and "What". Join this gamified simulation tutorial to gain a solid understanding of foundational principles of the DevOps culture. Experience the benefits of DevOps transformation even before initiating one in your enterprise! This tutorial is ideally designed for organizations that are evaluating their approach to DevOps...


Getting Unstuck: Playful Techniques for Agile Coaching Effectiveness

Monday, November 6, 2023 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm

Do you ever feel stuck with your current agile coaching style? Ready to expand your coaching range and amplify the impact of your coaching? Join this tutorial to experiment with sprinkling more playfulness into your agile coaching growth wheel! Drawing inspiration from Co-Active coaching, ORSC, and Liberating Structures, this session will guide you through a number of powerful and playful ways to generate new insights, coach leaders, and help your teams effectively navigate conflicts. Already using cards, games, or Lego in your coaching? This workshop will offer you five new playful...

Wednesday, November 8

Ignite Insight + Innovation

Lead Without Blame

Wednesday, November 8, 2023 - 8:30am to 9:30am

Hopefully, no leader is walking around asking "who can we blame today?" Yet, the blame experienced in today’s fast-changing VUCA—and, let’s be honest, crazy world—is only escalating in the wrong direction. In the quest to deliver results, leaders rely on old habits, like building cooperative environments or attempting to hold people accountable. But, in the end, everyone keeps experiencing the frustration from disappointing outcomes. Tricia Broderick, the co-author of Lead Without Blame and leadership advisor, knows this never-ending battle doesn't have to continue. Join Tricia to explore...

EPAM Systems

AI-Powered Agile + DevOps: The Future Starts Now!

Wednesday, November 8, 2023 - 1:45pm to 2:45pm

Generative Artificial Intelligence (GenAI) is disrupting industries worldwide, everything from automotive to manufacturing, finance, healthcare, and more. Interestingly, GenAI is transforming the very process used to create the software systems it embodies. Just like in video games, AI is giving the software development lifecycle (SDLC) some much needed power-ups in the form of increased speed and enhanced capabilities. But are these power-ups true force multipliers or simply the essentials for progressing to the next stage? Are they temporary or permanent? Join Tariq King as he travels...

Thursday, November 9

Priyanka Halder
Oscar Health

Smooth Sailing: Navigating Release Management in the DevOps Landscape

Thursday, November 9, 2023 - 10:15am to 11:15am

Embark on an illuminating voyage with me ( Priyanka Halder) as we delve into Release Management's uncharted territory within the DevOps era. As a Quality Engineering Leader, I invite you to explore the synergy of agility and stability for triumphant software deliveries. We'll uncover strategies that steer us through challenges, nurture collaboration, and embrace evolution in this dynamic sphere. Unravel core DevOps principles, cultivate collaborative cultures, and refine robust release processes. Discover the pivotal role Release Management plays in bridging the agility-stability divide,...