Intro to Agile and Scrum
11

Friday, 11 December

11 am – 1 pm EST

FREE!
Cost

In Partnership With:

International Rescue Committee logo

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Intro to Agile and Scrum | December 11

Vance Wallace Photo


Product Manager & Game Designer

11

Friday, 11 December

11 am – 1 pm EST

Online

Anywhere
Online
FREE!
Cost

In Partnership With:

International Rescue Committee logo

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop

Originally designed for software development, Scrum is becoming one of the most popular ways to organize a project today. In this class, we'll define Agile and Scrum and explore the rise of Agile and how Scrum fits within the Agile principles. Using real world examples and a practice exercise, we'll then review how Scrum works and what makes Scrum so powerful for delivering higher quality products in much less time and with happier teams. This workshop is a great introduction to Scrum and how to apply Scrum methods to your project to get better results!

General Assembly’s classes, workshops and events are recreational and for avocational purposes only. No certificate is awarded.

Takeaways

  • Review the history of Agile and the Agile Manifesto
  • Explain how the Scrum framework fits within the principles of Agile
  • Highlight differences between Scrum and traditional project management
  • Define and describe the 3 pillars of Scrum
  • Explore the key roles in Scrum
  • Understand the Scrum lifecycle: planning, development, review & retrospective

Preparation

  • This class will occur completely online using Zoom.
  • Class information will be emailed to all students signed up around 24 hours and 2 hours before your class launches.

About the Instructor

Vance Wallace Photo

Product Manager & Game Designer

Vance is an Engineer and Product Manager focused on consumer facing projects. He is passionate about React Hooks, the Express framework and Open Source projects. His work as a product manager has touched several industries including blockchain technology, finance and multimedia entertainment. He is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon’s Entertainment Technology Center and likes to read about, discover and imagine new technologies in his spare time.

About Our Partners

International Rescue Committee

For every eligible individual who registers for these Featured Workshops, held from November 10, 2020 to December 30, 2020, GA will donate $1 USD to the International Rescue Committee up to $150,000.

The International Rescue Committee helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover, and gain control of their future. For more information visit www.rescue.org.

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