Transformation in Practice Panel – Recharging a Stalled Transformation

Transformation in Practice Panel – Recharging a Stalled Transformation

Hear a field perspective from leading transformation experts. Our panelists will share their change leadership approach to revive a stalling transformation.

When:

June 28, 2022, 9:00 am – June 28, 2022, 9:30 am MST

Where:

Zoom

Who:

Release Train Engineer, Agile Coach, LACE Leader, LACE Member

Event Overview

How do you get your SAFe implementation unstuck? 

Hear a field perspective from leading transformation experts. Our panelists will share their change leadership approach to revive a stalling transformation.

This part of a webinar series introducing success patterns for a SAFe transformation.

Speakers

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Deema Dajani

SAFe Fellow, Product Manager (Scaled Agile)

Deema draws on a Startup background and an MBA from Kellogg to help large established institutions achieve Portfolio and business agility. Starting her journey practicing Lean-Agile methods in the early 2000’s, years before she transitioned to advising the largest transformations and lean portfolio management in the Financial Services space. Deema is the co-founder of the Women in Agile organization a non profit organization focused on removing barriers and promoting inclusion in the agile community.

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Rebecca Davis

SAFe Fellow and Principal Consultant – Framework Team (Scaled Agile)

Rebecca Davis has been leading Agile teams, trains, and leaders for over 15 years within startups, mid-size, and Fortune 100 enterprises. Davis brings her experience as a former Release Train Engineer, Scrum Master, Portfolio Lead, Quality Director, and LACE Director into her current activities. Rebecca is a SAFe Fellow and SPCT who highlights joy and energy within her work.

Chris Ruch

CEO, SPCT (Agile Rising)

Chris Ruch has more than two decades of experience as a leader and executive in software development, Agile Product Management, and Lean Portfolio Management. As Agile Rising’s President and CEO, he leads our team of Enterprise Transformation Coaches and specializes in large, complex transformation strategy, lean portfolio management, and SAFe across the enterprise (from business agility, hardware, marketing, to support).

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Cheryl Crupi

Principal (Crupi & Co.)

Founder and principal of Crupi & Co., Cheryl Crupi is an internationally recognized speaker, author and executive coach specializing in Lean-Agile change leadership. Cheryl is passionate about achieving the benefits of Agility, starting with the building blocks of team Agility to the full span of enterprise business Agility. In over a decade as an enterprise Agile change champion in Fortune 500 companies, she successfully activated confident, adaptive and innovate Agilists in 40+ countries.

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Yvonne Delaney

SPCT Candidate. Enterprise Agile Coach (CPrime)

The agile movement in the early 2000s was a game changer, and Yvonne realized that early on and never turned back. Since then agile has been at the foundation of Yvonne’s coaching. She has enabled organizations to get truly excited about engaging and working in new ways to gain efficiencies in delivering high-quality products that are of great value to their customers. Yvonne is well versed in leading large scale organizational transformations. Leveraging her agile subject matter expertise coupled with deep software process engineering and quality assurance background, Yvonne has been the change agent leading numerous start-ups to Fortune 100 companies in translating their product vision into market-ready reality.

Explore SAFe® Enterprise

Explore SAFe® Enterprise

Your competitors are moving fast; they have an advantage that you have access to. Chief Product Officer of Scaled Agile Inc., Inbar Oren, will provide an overview of SAFe Enterprise. 

When:

February 24, 2022, 4:00 pm – February 24, 2022, 5:00 pm AET

Where:

Zoom

Who:

Transformation Leader, Agile Coach, Director, LACE Leader

Event Overview

SAFe Enterprise is a system of knowledge, tools, and practices essential to successfully scale agile across the enterprise. SAFe Enterprise bundles the critical components of learning, adopting, and practicing SAFe into a single platform, accessible to leaders and teams anytime, anywhere. This webinar will explore these components and the four main areas they represent within your organization: Go SAFe, Know SAFe, Do SAFe, Be SAFe!

Speakers

Inbar Oren

Chief Product Officer (Scaled Agile)

Inbar has more than 20 years experience in the high-tech market, working in small and large enterprises, as well as a range of roles from development and architecture to executive positions. For over a decade, Inbar has been helping development organizations—in both software and integrated systems—improve results by adopting Lean-Agile best practices. Previous clients include Cisco, Woolworths, Amdocs, Intel, and NCR. Working as a principal contributor to SAFe, and Scaled Agile instructor and consultant, Inbar’s current focus is on working with leaders at the Program, Value Stream, and Portfolio levels to help them bring the most out of their organizations, build new processes and culture. A martial arts aficionado, Inbar holds black belts in several arts. He also thinks and lives the idea of “scale,” raising five kids—including two sets of twins—with his beautiful wife, Ranit.

LPM In Practice – Operate in LPM

LPM In Practice – Operate in LPM

How do you achieve flow in your biggest investments with Lean Portfolio Management (LPM) in the real world? Join us for a presentation of success patterns we identified in the Operate step of the LPM implementation.

When:

April 13, 2022, 9:00 am – April 13, 2022, 9:45 am

Where:

Zoom

Who:

Change Agent, LACE Leader

Event Overview

How do you achieve flow in your biggest investments with Lean Portfolio Management (LPM) in the real world? Join us for a presentation of success patterns we identified in the Operate step of the LPM implementation.

Topics covered include:
– Flow enabled by the Portfolio Kanban and LPM Events
– Engaging the value stream and ART members in the LPM journey
– Facilitating participatory budgeting

Speakers

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Deema Dajani

Product Manager and SPCT (Scaled Agile)

Draws on a Startup background and an MBA from Kellogg to help large established institutions achieve Portfolio and business agility. Starting her journey practicing Lean-Agile methods in the early 2000’s, years before she transitioned to advising the largest transformations and lean portfolio management in the Financial Services space. Deema is the co-founder of the Women in Agile organization a non profit organization focused on removing barriers and promoting inclusion in the agile community.

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Donna Hogan

SAFe Content Advisor, SPC (Scaled Agile)

Donna Hogan is an SPC and a Content Advisor at Scaled Agile Inc. Prior to joining SAI, she spent 10+ years helping people, teams and organizations with Agile Transformation. Donna believes that adopting and scaling Agile enables people and teams to do their best work to delight customers and sense and respond to change in our fast paced and complex world.

LPM in Practice – Strategize in LPM

LPM in Practice – Strategize in LPM

How does connecting strategy to execution through Lean Portfolio Management (LPM) work in the real world? Join us for a presentation of success patterns we identified in the Strategize step of the LPM implementation.

When:

March 15, 2022, 10:00 am – March 15, 2022, 10:45 am

Where:

Zoom

Who:

LACE Leader, Change Agent

Event Overview

How does connecting strategy to execution through Lean Portfolio Management (LPM) work in the real world? Join us for a presentation of success patterns we identified in the Strategize step of the LPM implementation.

Topics covered include:
– Establishing Strategic Themes and OKRs for your portfolio
– Facilitating the Portfolio Vision creation
– Setting lean budget guardrails

Speakers

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Donna Hogan

SAFe® Content Advisor, SPC  (Scaled Agile)

Donna Hogan is an SPC and a Content Advisor at Scaled Agile Inc. Prior to joining SAI, she spent 10+ years helping people, teams and organizations with Agile Transformation. Donna believes that adopting and scaling Agile enables people and teams to do their best work to delight customers and sense and respond to change in our fast paced and complex world.

Organizing Around and Managing Value Streams is Essential to Success with SAFe®

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Organizing Around and Managing Value Streams is Essential to Success with SAFe®


One important concept that differentiates SAFe in the marketplace is “Organizing around Value.” For those Implementing SAFe understanding this concept, Identifying Value Streams and Value Stream Management are essential to the success of any implementation.

When:

November 26, 2021
2:00 – 3:00 PM IST

Where:

Zoom

Who:

SAFe Change Agents

Event Overview


One important concept that differentiates SAFe in the marketplace is “Organizing around Value.” For those Implementing SAFe understanding this concept, Identifying Value Streams and Value Stream Management are essential to the success of any implementation.

Speakers

Gerald Cadden

SPCT5, Strategic Advisor at Scaled Agile

Gerald is an experienced business and IT professional, Strategic Advisor, and Scaled Agile

Program Consultant Trainer (SPCT) at Scaled Agile Inc. He focuses on applying the Scaled

Agile Framework (SAFe) to achieve Business Agility for small, medium, and large enterprises.

His background in business analysis, development, and consulting let him keep a pragmatic

view for guiding organizations through the complexities of these significant transformations.