Intro to Agile for Product Managers

In this session you will learn what is Agile and how it compares to traditional waterfall development. We will also explore the advantages of Agile for increasing visibility and shortening the feedback loop. Then we will introduce you to Scrum, the most popular agile process improvement framework. We will finish with a description of the Product Owner role and its involvement in Scrum.

Session Category

Product Development

Session Audience

PM Essentials

Session Leader(s)

Mark Spitzer

Mark Spitzer is an experienced Agile Coach and Trainer with Agile Velocity. With over 20 years in the industry, Mark brings an understanding and respect for the challenges people face in technology organizations. A former principal engineer, he now spends time helping organizations improve and achieve their goals. Mark is a Certified Scrum Professional, Certified Product Owner and Certified ScrumMaster.