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)

David Hawks

David Hawks is a Certified Scrum Coach and Certified Scrum Trainer. He founded Agile Velocity when he noticed companies ineffectively building innovative software products. David brings his broad experience working with Fortune 50 companies and early stage startups to challenge organizations to think differently about how they build software.