Michael Chik is Senior Agile Coach at McKinsey & Company. Originally from Austria, he started freelancing as a web designer when he was 14. He has been in the IT industry for over 20 years, over 15 of which in the Agile space.
Michael has previously worked with large Fortune 500 companies, start-ups and charities. He has advised numerous early (and some not-so-early)-stage startups and helped large behemoth companies change their mindset from traditional waterfall to Lean and Agile thinking.
With a background in coaching (he is a certified coach), he strongly believes in the human aspect of technology. Besides all things Lean and Agile, he is also passionate about change management and building sustainable communities. Michael co-organises Agile HK.
Introduction to Lean Startup
Is your company Lean enough? Participants will be introduced to the basics of Lean Startup and its concepts, such as MVP and customer development.
1-Day MVP: From Idea To Working Demo in 24h
Learn how to take ideas and rapidly validate and prototype them in one day, without the need to know how to code.
Product Management Bootcamp
Find out which of your ideas are most viable by learning how to test them quickly and efficiently.
Introduction to the Lean Startup Methodology
This class will cover some of the key steps to take when building your business, combining long-standing principles with newer methods, such as the Lean Startup approach.
GA + Agile Hong Kong Present: Lean Startup vs. Lean vs. Agile
In this free session, the Agile Hong Kong Meetup group will provide an interactive introduction and exploration of Lean Startup, Lean, and Agile methodologies.
Agile Essentials: Scrum & Kanban
In this workshop, learn the principles and values behind Agile and Scrum, as well as how to plan, estimate and execute projects in an environment that welcomes change.
Lean Analytics for Startups
Analytics is the antidote to making data-driven decisions. This workshop helps you understand the basics of good metrics and how you can achieve better outcomes with data.
Agile and Scrum Bootcamp
Everyone from developers to business execs are expected to know how to work using Scrum, but few are taught it and many struggle along with misinformed ideas.
Getting Started in Product Management
This class introduces you to the key Product Management concepts: analysing the market, fleshing out your idea, identifying risks, and validating assumptions.
GA + Agile Hong Kong Present: A Product Management Un-conference
General Assembly and the Agile Hong Kong Meetup group are hosting an un-conference event on Agile. You and the Agile HK community will drive the agenda & discussion.