Program Schedule

Friday 15th September

Time Event
06:30 - 08:30 Registration
08:30 - 09:30


"Introducing the Kanban Maturity Model"
David J Anderson
(Chairman, Lean Kanban Inc.)
09:30 - 09:45 Program Overview - Noopur
09:45-10:45


"Secret of Work"
Shri Swami Shantatmananda
(Secretary, Ramakrishna Mission, Delhi)
10:45-11:00 AM Break
Alsace Bordeaux Eureka
11:00 - 11:45


"The Service-Delivery Review: The Missing Agile Feedback Loop"
Matthew Philip
(Director of Learning and Development, ThoughtWorks)


"Scaling without cross-functional teams"
Mike Burrows
(Founder, Agendashift)


"Managing Shared Services in SAFe with Kanban"
Saikat Das
(Associate Director, Cognizant)
11:45 - 12:30


"How to explain Kanban"
Janice Linded-Reed
(CEO, Lean Kanban Inc.)


"Case Study: Results of Applying Lean Principles at Team Level (Proto-Kanban)"
Ali Alper Tonga
(Lean Facilitator, ACM)


"Towards Smarter Digital Transformation, Leading Kanban is definitely one of the ways"
Harsha Vardhan
(IT Director, United Health Group)
12:30 - 13:30 LUNCH
13:30 - 14:15


"Kanban for Business: A (very large) Experiment"
Avinash Rao
(Sr. Account Director, Mindtree)


"Personnel Kanban Workshop"
Sudipta Lahiri
(Senior Vice President and Professional Services, Digite Inc.)


"Evolutionary Change with Kanban Method"
Sanjay Kumar
(Agile Trainer & Coach)
14:15 - 15:00


"Case study: Hybrid Agile Implementation Model to Enable Enterprise Agility in 9 months (with focus on Kanban and Flow Management)"
Jasdeep Singh Kaler
(AVP & Business Transformation Leader, EdgeVerve Systems Ltd.)


"Kanban journey in Data World of Software Development"
Raman Sidhu
(Enterprise Agile Coach, Optum)
15:00 - 15:15 PM Break
15:15 - 16:00


"Upstream Kanban and 2-Phase Commit for Delivery Success"
Mahesh Singh
(Co-founder, SVP – Marketing, Digite Inc.)


"Practical Scrumban"
Ajay Reddy
(Founder, ScrumDo)


"Kanban Devops - Do or Die"
Rajeev Batra
(Director - Product Engineering and Agile Transfomation, Optum)
16:00-17:00 Panel Discussion
(Mike Burrows, Patrick Steyaert, Priyank Pathak, Sudipta Lahiri)

Saturday 16th September

Time Event
06:30 - 08:30 Registration
08:30 - 09:30


"Managing change in the 21st century: what we know & where we must do better"
Mike Burrows
(Founder, Agendashift)
09:30 - 09:45 Program Overview - Noopur
09:45 - 10:45


"Shaping demand and customer pull with Upstream and Customer Kanban"
Patrick Steyaert
(Founder, Okaloa)
10:45-11:00 AM Break
Alsace Bordeaux Eureka
11:00 - 11:45


"Case Study: Enterprise Transformation of a Telecom company using Kanban"
Priyank Pathak
(Agile & Continuous Delivery Consultant, INNOVATION ROOTS)


"SAFeban"
Ajay Reddy
(Founder, ScrumDo)


"Kanban - Can it be the answer for agility in Machine Learning Driven Problems"
Kalpana Gulati
(Principal Architect, Pitney Bowes)
11:45 - 12:30


"Stochastic models for forecasting projects"
Brett Ansley
(Agile Kanban Coach, Brett Ansley Consulting)


"Damn… we missed the date again!"
Sudipta Lahiri
(Senior Vice President and Professional Services, Digite Inc.)


"Implementing SAFe 4.0 with Kanban"
Vikas Kapila
(Lean-Agile Coach)
12:30 - 13:30 LUNCH
13:30 - 14:15


"Case Study in Pictures: Leveraging Lean, TPS and Agile to implement DevOps"
Ravi Tadwalkar
(Principal Lean/Agile/DevOps Coach, Infosys)


"NoEstimates Workshop: Forecasting with Less Effort and More Accuracy"
Matthew Philip
(Director of Learning and Development, ThoughtWorks)


"Lean-Kanban Assessment and Implementation for an Insurance client"
Nandakumar N
(Consultant, Cognizant)
14:15 - 15:00


"Can you see the bottleneck?"
Sutap Choudhury
(Agile Coach)


"Kanban: A definite answer for effective project execution in uncertainties "
Kamini Godbole
(Senior Project Manager, Persistent Systems Limited)
15:00 - 15:15 PM Break
15:15 - 16:00


"Scaled Agile Portfolio Management (code name: Garden)"
Ahmet Akdag
(Agile Consultant and Trainer, ACM)


"Teaching and coaching Agility without (going down the rabbit hole of) agile methods"
Patrick Steyaert
(Founder, Okaloa)


"Application Value Flow"
Vandita Tiwari
(Consultant, Cognizant)
16:00 - 17:00


"First Who, Then Why"
David J Anderson
(Chairman, Lean Kanban Inc.)

Legends

  •  Keynote Speaker
  •  Kanban Principles & Practices
  •  Kanban: An alternate path to Enterprise Agility
  •  Kanban Experience Case Studies with quantified metrics
  •  Kanban in Non-IT environments
  •  Kanban with SAFe/SCRUM
  •  Panel Discussion
  •  Program Introduction