AgileSoCal

 

NOTE - No meeting in February.

AgileSoCal Monthly Meeting - Wednesday, March 15th 6:00 PM

Agile Coaching with Brett Palmer

When: Wednesday, March 15th
Networking and food, 6:00 PM.
Activities start, 6:30 PM.

***** Always free, but YOU MUST RSVP to agilesocal@gmail.com *****

Stay tuned - full session description will be posted soon!


Where: The Capital Group Companies
6455 Irvine Center Drive (Yosemite Building, 1st floor)
Irvine, CA 92618
Exit the 5 or 405 at Sand Canyon.
From the 5, go south to Irvine Center and turn right.
From the 405, go north to Irvine Center and turn left.
Take the first right into the main parking lot at Capital Group.
Park (no permit needed), go to the main entrance, look for the signs.

Thanks to Capital Group (www.thecapitalgroup.com) for the meeting facilities.
Thanks to VersionOne (www.versionone.com) for food and free agile stuff.
Thanks to Mike Cohn (www.mountaingoatsoftware.com) for agile e-courses, agile books and stuff.
Thanks to JetBrains (www.jetbrains.com) for free tool licenses.
Thanks to Zensar (www.zensar.com) for educational sponsorship.

To be eligible for the drawing for free books and agile stuff YOU MUST RSVP to agilesocal@gmail.com 24 hours prior to the meeting and be present to win.

 

AgileSoCal is your community for all things agile. Find us:

On our website at www.agilesocal.com (You are here!)

On LinkedIn at "AgileSoCal"

On Twitter @AgileSoCal

 


Thanks to our ongoing sponsors:

VersionOne     Mountain Goat Software      

 JetBrains      Shop O'Reilly Books& Video Zensar O'Reilly Community


Upcoming 2016 AgileSoCal Meetings

Meetings are usually held on the third Wednesday of each month. But not always, and dates may change, so watch for the announcements.

January 25, 2017 - Outputs versus Outcomes with Ben Rodilitz
February 15 - TBA
March 15 - Agile Coaching with Brett Palmer
April 12 - Agile Thinking with Phyllis Marbach & Laurie Buss (Note: this is the 2nd Wednesday!)
May 17 - The Agile Business Organization with Keith Montgomery
June 14 - Actionable Agile Metrics for Predictability with Daniel Vacanti (Note: this is the 2nd Wednesday!)
July 19 - topic TBA with Vic Bonacci
August 16 - TBA
September 20 - TBA
October 18 - TBA
November 29 - TBA (Note: this is the 4th Wednesday!)
December - no meeting, Happy Holidays!

All meeting start with food & networking at 6:00 PM, presentation starts at 6:30 PM, raffle follows the presentation.

Would you like to speak at AgileSoCal? Or do you know someone you'd like to see? Email us at agilesocal@gmail.com


Past Meetings & Events

Click here for a full history of all AgileSoCal meetings.

Here's a sample from past AgileSoCal meetings. Our meetings feature experienced agilistas and cutting-edge topics, and are highly interactive and engaging. Come join us at a future meeting!

Agile, Systems, and the Deception of Training - Zach Bonaker
August 2016 - Managing for Happiness - Jurgen Appelo


October 2016 - Agile, Systems, and the Deception of Training - Zach Bonaker

Click here for a full history of all AgileSoCal meetings.


Upcoming Agile Events Calendar

So Cal Local Agile Events Calendar

Sunday, February 12, 7:00 pm
SoCal Lean Kanban - Nurturing Agility
Location: Santa Monica
More info: https://www.meetup.com/LeanKanban/

Tuesday, February 21, 6:30 pm
Agile Coaching Exchange
Location: San Diego, CA
More info: http://www.meetup.com/ACE-Agile-Coaching-Exchange-SoCal/

Wednesday, February 22, 7:00pm
Open Space micro-conference
Location: Westlake Village
More info: https://www.meetup.com/codecraftgroup/

Thursday, February 23, 6:30 pm
Agile Santa Barbara - Creating Self-sustaining Agile Transformations that Rock! with Brian Wills
Location: Santa Barbara
More info: https://www.meetup.com/SB-Agile/

Thursday, February 23, 6:30 pm
SoCal Continuous Delivery Meetup - Containers, Continuous Delivery and Profit with DC/OS
Location: Irvine
More info: https://www.meetup.com/SoCal-Continuous-Delivery-Meetup/

Saturday, February 25th, 8:30-5:00
Mob Programming Workshop with Woody Zuill
Location: San Marcos (Hunter Industries)
More info: https://www.eventbrite.com

Monday, March 6, 6:00 pm
Agile Coffee Happy Hour
Location: San Diego
More info: https://www.meetup.com/Agile-Coffee-San-Diego/

Tuesday, March 7, 7:00 pm
Extreme Programming Roundtable
Location: Santa Monica
More info: https://www.meetup.com/xp-los-angeles/

Thursday, March 9, 6:30 pm
Agile San Diego - TBA
Location: San Diego
More info: http://www.agilesandiego.org/

Also watch for California Agile Meetups, OC Product Managers, PDMA, PMI OC & LA, SCQAA-OC, Java/.NET user groups, LA Agile Meetup & other MeetUps, etc. to be announced

Regional & National Agile Events Calendar

February 23-24
Agile Open San Diego
Location: San Diego, CA
More info: http://agileopencalifornia.com/san_diego.html

March 1-2
Certified Scrum Master training with Mike Cohn
Location: Costa Mesa, CA
More info https://www.mountaingoatsoftware.com/

April 5-7
Certified Scrum Developer training with Rob Myers
Location: Tustin, CA
More info: https://www.eventbrite.com

April 10-12
Global Scrum Gathering
Location: San Diego
More info: https://www.scrumalliance.org/

April 19-21
Agile Alliance Technical Conference
Location: Boston, MA
More info: https://www.agilealliance.org/agile-alliance-technical-conference-2017/

April 28-30
Agile Coach Camp
Location: NYC
More info: https://agilecoachcampus.com/

May 4-5
Agile and Beyond
Location: Ann Arbor, MI
More info: http://www.agileandbeyond.com

May 25
Keep Austin Agile
Location: Austin, TX
More info: http://conference.agileaustin.org/

June 19-21
Agile Testing Days
Location: Boston, MA
More info: https://agiletestingdays.us/

August 7-11
Agile 2017
Location: Orlando, FL
More info: https://www.agilealliance.org/agile2017/