Judy Iskovitz will lead a workshop "Strangers in a Strange Land The Product Manager in an Agile Environment".
The session will include short introductions to:
Agile vs. Waterfall software development
for those unfamiliar with the terms.
We will discuss:
Product Managers additional responsibilities in an Agile environment (werent we already busy?)
How different companies are handling the product management role in this environment
Possible solutions to the time and scope dilemmas facing Product Managers in this environment
Please come ready to share your experiences, your concerns and your advice for PMs new to Agile.
Also, MediaMath is generously providing food & drinks (beer, water, soda) in addition to the use of their office space.
More about Judy: Judy's 31-year career spans product management (for hardware, software, and services products), strategic planning, systems engineering, consulting, teaching and training. Currently, she is Senior Vice President at Sequent Learning Networks, a product management and marketing training and advisory services firm. As more and more of her clients transition from waterfall to agile software development she has been researching and speaking on the topic of how product managers can be effective in an agile environment.
Note about fee: The cost of this event will go towards covering Meetup fees as well as out-of-pocket expenses for past and future free events.