Session: Large scale agile – how to make it happen

Friday, 14:05 - 14:55
Track: Agile

Building the case for and transforming a large organization with huge legacy in product, process and culture in an agile direction is not for the faint-of-heart. However, if you are successful there is a promise for performance at a much higher level.• How to build the case for of the transformation• Why and what kind of pilots you should run• Preparing for the big leap and handling the consequences• What to deal with upfront and what to leave for later• Potential pitfalls to beware of

Svante Lidman

Svante has deep experience of building high performance software development teams delivering the results that the business needs and has more than 25 years experience in software development. He has held positions as development manager, program manager, project leader, consultant and trainer. In his current role he is coaching customers around the world to boost the results from their software development investments. Since 2000 Svante has worked for Ivar Jacobson Intl and Jaczone (acquired). Prior to that Svante has held management positions in software development at Microsoft, Rational Software, and Objectory and other companies. Svante has a Master of Science degree in Engineering Physics from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm.

Svante Lidman