Certified LeSS Practitioner course with Venkatesh Krishnamurthy

INNOVATION ROOTS is proud to announce its association with Mr. Venkatesh Krishnamurthy’s company Empirical Coach Pt. Ltd. to deliver the Certified LeSS Practitioner workshop in India. The course will be conducted by Venkatesh Krishnamurthy and will be held on 20, 21 & 22 April, 2018 at Bangalore.

This three-day course covers Large- Scale Scrum (LeSS) in an in- depth format, with its corresponding principles, frameworks and rules. It delivers essential information for the adoption and improvement of LeSS for the existing Product Development Group. Large- Scale Scrum (LeSS) knowledge is essential for the application of Scrum principles in a large-scale context.

This three-day course will teach Participants essential Scrum principles, as well as structural rules and guidelines on how to adopt it during development. Participants will learn LeSS overview, stories on LeSS adoptions, exercises and Q & As. The Course will help participants to enhance the knowledge and applicability of existing Scrum and Agile methods, and sharpen their skills as Scrum Master and Agile Coach. They will eventually gain an understanding on how to manage cross-functional, self-managing teams and play the role of Scrum Master in LeSS.

Mr. Venkatesh Krishnamurthy is an esteemed thought leader and published author, who’s specialized in applying Lean and Agile principles into major corporations and work programs. He’s been personally mentored by luminaries such as Craig Larman and Bas Vodde, and has held leadership positions across Australia, USA, Europe and Asia regarding Agile methods that include: Scrum, XP, Kanban, SAFe and Systems Thinking towards delivering outcomes for customers. He was also involved in the hundreds of experiments, that led to the birth of LeSS. The participants will also get a rare insight into them, during the course.

Register for the workshop at www.innovationroots.com


Deploying Strategic Agility using the X-Matrix. Workshop with Karl Scotland

INNOVATION ROOTS  announces the one-day ‘Deploying Strategic Agility using the X-Matrix’ workshop on 25th March, 2018. It will be conducted by Karl Scotland, Director of Karl Scotland Ltd.; Co-Founder and Board Member of the Lean Systems Society; and a globally renowned force in the Agile field.

This two-day workshop will detail the application of the ‘X-Matrix’– an A3 format which concisely visualizes the alignment of True North, Aspirations, Strategy, Tactics, and Evidence on a single sheet of paper. Participants will explore how to foster an Agile Transformation with Strategy Deployment: a style of organizational improvement that engages the entire workforce in figuring out how a business can survive and thrive.

This workshop is designed to enable the participants into discovering solutions, via collaboration amongst each other. They are trained on additional Back Briefing and Experimentation with A3S templates. All of the above allows the solution to emerge from the people closest to the problem, rather than being defined by managers.

Register for the workshop at www.innovationroots.com