Introduction to the Agile Development Process
12

Monday, 12 December

7 10 pm PST

GA Los Angeles (Santa Monica)

1520 2nd Street
Santa Monica , CA 90401
$45 USD
Regular Ticket
$45 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Introduction to the Agile Development Process

Arshad Wala Photo


CEO, Digitalworks

Ebrahim Bhaiji Photo


Product Designer, Digitalworks

12

Monday, 12 December

7 10 pm PST

GA Los Angeles (Santa Monica)

1520 2nd Street
Santa Monica , CA 90401
$45 USD
Regular Ticket
$45 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Class

In today’s digital world, most companies are using the Agile development process to get their product ideas developed into something a user can see on the webpage. If you want to be part of building great products, you need to understand how developers use the Agile methodology and how the business needs to be part of the development flow.

Takeaways

  • The Agile workflow from product feature to ready-to-release code
  • How to write User Stories that developers can understand
  • Scrum Team roles & responsibilities
  • Estimation using Story Points
  • Release planning, Sprint planning, Daily planning
  • The value of the “Definition of Done”
  • Tracking the Spring – Burn-down chart, Velocity, Drag
  • The sprint review & retrospective – why are these valuable?
  • Agile vs. Kanban development

Prereqs & Preparation

None

About the Instructors

Arshad Wala Photo

CEO,
Digitalworks

Arshad Wala has led digital product development with a diverse range of brands, including: Google, Honda, HTC, PlayStation, Target, Volkswagen, and Xbox. Arshad’s experience includes designing the first interaction framework for Google TV, helping PlayStation and Xbox product teams understand their users through the creation of personas and user-flows, and building consumer focused commerce platforms for Honda, HTC, and Target.

Formerly the Director of UX at Deutsch, VP of Product at Clique Media, and recently Director of Design at NFL; Arshad currently serves as the CEO at Digitalworks.

Ebrahim Bhaiji Photo

Product Designer,
Digitalworks

Ebrahim Bhaiji’s professional career in tech began when he was tasked to build their first US Food Service business in 2011. Working underneath the US Director he built a $2.4M dollar business by allowing customers to obtain dairy products through an online ordering platform that he built internally. Eager to learn more about product development, Ebrahim took the Product Management course at GA. After the class Ebrahim worked with early stage startups as a Product Manager building and testing MVPs. One notable, venture backed, startup called Castifi which he cofounded.

At Digitalworks, Ebrahim designs technical solutions for clients and works closely with the product team to ensure clients are building software solutions for real people.

Refund Policy

Plans change. We get it. But if you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.

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