Online Agile game night
15 July 2020 • 2 min read
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Welcome to the next Agile Reading meetup!
Our mission is to grow the Agile community in Reading and share new trends and techniques in the Agile world.
Join us for this month’s Agile Reading meetup where we will be running our first Agile games session.
Games are one of the best ways to learn deeply about a topic. Applying games into everyday work can encourage creativity, productivity and a growth mindset.
During this session, we’re running a short icebreaker game and a longer Product Owner team game - each with a particular Agile learning objective. To win the Product Owner game, players need to maximise the value of their backlog. Carefully build your product portfolio strategy and watch the success roll in!
The games will use a set of online tools to help us interact with each other while online.
Adam Hall is a Scrum Master and experienced Agile Coach for AND Digital, with a keen interest in empowering teams, on and offshore. He is currently enjoying the puzzle of helping digital teams adapt to a world that suddenly works fully remote.
As Chief For Delivery Approaches AND Scrum Half, Stuart is accountable for evolving the Delivery Approaches across AND Digital with focus on preparing AND for the technology and skills of the future. This includes improving our methods and processes for setting up high performing teams (collocated, blended, and dispersed) so they have more successful client engagements - leading to client happiness, retention, and customer value.
Developing the Agile, Programme, and Project practices across AND Digital so that we can explore the most appropriate methods and approaches for individual, team, and team of teams delivery. Connecting with the practitioners across AND Digital, our clients, and the wider community so that we can examine, access, and exploit our collective knowledge and learning.
Prior to AND Digital, Stuart worked as a Digital Project and Programme Manager across a number of different sectors (retail, government, high service distribution, online gaming). In these organisations, he was either directly delivering digital projects, running Agile process transformation projects or managing large multi-national programme deliveries.
17.45: Join online and introductions
18.00: Agile icebreaker game - facilitated by Adam Hall
18.15: Agile Product Owner game - facilitated by Stuart Munton
19.15: Announcements and close