AgileSoCal

 

AgileSoCal Meeting - Wednesday, February 17th 6:00 PM

FAST Agile with Ron Quartel


FAST Agile: There is a new kid on the agile block that is turning the agile world upside down.
FAST Agile is a lightweight, simple to understand AND simple to master agile and agile scaling method that has just come to your town.
This changes everything.

Your Presenter:

Ron Quartel
Ron Quartel is a Teal, Agile and Technical Coach. His passion is for healthy and productive workplaces. He has been programming computers for over three decades and has worked as a Development Manager, Coach, Trainer, Extreme Programmer, and Entrepreneur. This work spanned many companies and is where Ron realized that for the most part, the world of work is not only broken but is crushing the human spirit. This started Ron on a journey that set him on his life's path of - "untethering the human spirit in the workplace".

Ron is available to speak or keynote. Contact Ron at - ron.quartel@fastagile.io or find him on LinkedIn.


Always free, but you must RSVP at https://www.meetup.com/Agile-SoCal/


Where: YOUR COMPUTER!
We're meeting on-line this month. Link provided when you RSVP.
When: Wednesday, February 17th
6:00 PM.

Thanks to Rocket Nine Solutions our Zoom sponsor.
Thanks to Agile Alliance for hosting our Meetup.

 

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

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

On Meetup at "Agile-SoCal"

On LinkedIn at "AgileSoCal"

On Twitter @AgileSoCal


Thanks to our ongoing sponsors:

Rocket Nine Solutions     O'Reilly Community

AgileAlliance ScrumAlliance Mountain Goat Software    


2021 AgileSoCal Meeting Calendar

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

January 20 - no meeting
February 17 - FAST Agile with Ron Quartel
March 17 - Visualizing Flow with Kanban: Beyond the Basics with Van Wray
April 21 - OKRs with James Lang
May 19 - The Leader Within with Louria Lindauer
June 17 -
July 21 -
August 18 -
September 15 -
October 20 -
November 17 -
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

SoCal Local & Virtual Agile Events Calendar

Thursday, February 11, 8:00am - 3:30pm
Utah Agile - Agile Manifesto 20th Anniversary
More info: https://www.scrumalliance.org/events/agile-manifesto-20th-anniversary

Thursday, February 11, 3:00 pm
Agile Iowa - Escape Velocity with Doc Norton
More info: https://www.meetup.com/Agile-Iowa

Thursday, February 11, 4:00 pm
ACE SoCal - Living Appreciatively: Seeing the Positive in Life
More info: https://www.meetup.com/ACE-Agile-Coaching-Exchange-SoCal

Sunday, February 13, 8:00 am
Large Scale Scrum in NYC - Panel Discussion: Co-Creator of Nexus (Richard Hundhausen) AND LeSS Trainers
More info: https://www.meetup.com/Large-Scale-Scrum-LeSS-in-NYC

Tuesday, February 16, 6:30 pm
Bay Area Agile Leadership Network - Critical Agile Practices, Nuanced Techniques
More info: https://www.meetup.com/BayALN

Wednesday, February 17, 10:00 am
ACE SoCal - Roots & Routes of Agile Coaching
More info: https://www.meetup.com/ACE-Agile-Coaching-Exchange-SoCal

Wednesday, February 17, 3:30 pm
Agile Ontario - Highlights and challenges of scaling Nubank with Alex Freire
More info: https://www.meetup.com/Agile-Ontario

Wednesday, February 17, 6:00pm
Agile SoCal - FAST Agile with Ron Quartel
More info: https://www.meetup.com/Agile-SoCal

Monday, February 22, 5:00 pm
Scaled Agile LA - Jira Align "Coffee Chat": Linking Strategy to Execution
More info: https://www.meetup.com/ScaleAgiledLA/

Monday, February 22, 6:00 pm
Ministry of Testing LA - Lean Coffee
More info: https://www.meetup.com/Ministry-of-Testing-Los-Angeles

Tuesday, February 23, 6:00 pm
Kanban SoCal - Kanban Simulation Game
More info: https://www.meetup.com/KanbanSoCal

Thursday, February 25, 9:00 am
Agile Ontario - Coaching agreement as creative partnership
More info: https://www.meetup.com/Agile-Ontario

Thursday, February 25, 4:00 pm
PhillyXP - What Many Agile Teams Look Like After Dramatic Experimentation
More info: https://www.meetup.com/PhillyXP/

Thursday, February 25, 6:30 pm
Seattle Software Crafters - Systems Thinking For Developers with Jessica Kerr
More info: https://www.meetup.com/seattle-software-craftsmanship

Monday, March 1, 6:00 pm
Agile Coffee Happy Hour with Zach Bonaker
More info: https://www.meetup.com/Agile-Coffee-San-Diego

Monday, March 8, 9:00 am
Coaching Agile Journeys - Virtual Lean Coffee
More info: https://www.eventbrite.com/

Tuesday, March 9, 6:30 pm
Kanban SoCal - Scrum and Kanban Lean Coffee
More info: https://www.meetup.com/KanbanSoCal

Wednesday, March 10, 10:00 am
Lean Agile Glasgow - Create Excellent Leadership When You Manage Yourself with Johanna Rothman
More info: https://www.meetup.com/Lean-Agile-Glasgow/

Sunday, March 14, 8:00 am
Large Scale Scrum in NYC - How To Create a Career Ladder for Vertical and Lateral Movement with Johanna Rothman
More info: https://www.meetup.com/Large-Scale-Scrum-LeSS-in-NYC

Tuesday, March 16, 9:30 am
Agility Leadership Network - Ask Us Anything Agility Leadership
More info: https://www.meetup.com/agilityleadership

Tuesday, March 16, 5:00 pm
Agility Gathering Lean Coffee
More info: https://www.meetup.com/AgileGathering

Tuesday, March 23, 6:00 pm
Kanban SoCal - Kanban Simulation Game
More info: https://www.meetup.com/KanbanSoCal

Wednesday, March 24, 2021, 7:00 pm
Agile San Diego - March Mingle
Location: San Diego
More info: https://www.meetup.com/AgileSanDiego/

Agile SoCal is part of the Agile Alliance Community

More great groups are listed at the Scrum Alliance User Groups

Also watch for OC Product Managers, PDMA, PMI OC & PMI LA, Java / .NET user groups, & other Agile MeetUps


Local & Virtual Agile Training

February 22-23
Certified Scrum Product Owner training with Scott Dunn / Rocket Nine Solutions
Location: Virtual / on-line
More info: Mountain Goat Software

March 2-4
Certified Scrum Developer training with Paul Moore / Rocket Nine Solutions
Location: Virtual / on-line
More info: Eventbrite

March 4-5
Certified ScrumMaster training with Vic Bonacci / Rocket Nine Solutions
Location: Virtual / on-line
More info: Eventbrite

March 29-30
Advanced Certified ScrumMaster training with Scott Dunn / Rocket Nine Solutions
Location: Virtual / on-line
More info: Eventbrite

These dates don't fit your schedule? Check out the full list of Rocket Nine Solutions courses.


Regional & National Agile Events Calendar

February 22-24
Agile Open Northwest
Location: virtual
More info: https://www.agileopennorthwest.org/

May 10-14
Kanban Global Summit 2021
Location: San Diego
More info: https://web.cvent.com/

June 20-24, 2021
Agile Testing Days
Location: Chicago, IL
More info: https://www.agilealliance.org/agile-testing-days-usa-2020/

July 19-21
Agile 2021
Location: Online
More info: https://www.agilealliance.org/agile2021/