Program Schedule

Friday 15th September

Time Event
06:30 - 08:30 Registration
08:30 - 09:30


"Introducing the Kanban Maturity Model"
David J Anderson
(Chairman, Lean Kanban Inc.)
09:30 - 09:45 Program Overview - Noopur
09:45-10:45


"Secret of Work"
Shri Swami Shantatmananda
(Secretary, Ramakrishna Mission, Delhi)
10:45-11:00 AM Break
Alsace Bordeaux Eureka
11:00 - 11:45


"Case Study: Enterprise Transformation of a Telecom company using Kanban"
Priyank Pathak
(Agile & Continuous Delivery Consultant, INNOVATION ROOTS)


"Scaling without cross-functional teams"
Mike Burrows
(Founder, Agendashift)


"Kanban for Business: A (very large) Experiment"
Avinash Rao
(Sr. Account Director, Mindtree)


11:45 - 12:30


"How to explain Kanban"
Janice Linden-Reed
(CEO, Lean Kanban Inc.)


"Case Study: Results of Applying Lean Principles at Team Level (Proto-Kanban)"
Ali Alper Tonga
(Lean Facilitator, ACM)


"Towards Smarter Digital Transformation, Leading Kanban is definitely one of the ways"
Harsha Vardhan
(IT Director, United Health Group)


12:30 - 13:30 LUNCH
13:30 - 14:15


"Managing Shared Services in SAFe with Kanban"
Saikat Das
(Associate Director, Cognizant)




"Personal Kanban Workshop"
Sudipta Lahiri
(Head of Products, Digite Inc.)


"Case Study: Evolutionary Change with Kanban Method"
Sanjay Kumar
(Agile Trainer & Coach)
14:15 - 15:00


"Case Study: Hybrid Agile Implementation Model to Enable Enterprise Agility in 9 months (with focus on Kanban and Flow Management)"
Jasdeep Singh Kaler
(AVP & Business Transformation Leader, EdgeVerve Systems Ltd.)




"Scaled Agile Portfolio Management (code name: Garden)"
Ahmet Akdag
(Agile Consultant and Trainer, ACM)


15:00 - 15:15 PM Break
15:15 - 16:00


"Why Psychological Safety matters"
Brett Ansley
(Agile Kanban Coach, Brett Ansley Consulting)


"Practical Scrumban"
Ajay Reddy
(Founder, ScrumDo)


"Kanban Devops - Do or Die"
Rajeev Batra
(Director - Product Engineering and Agile Transfomation, Optum)


16:00-17:00
Panel Discussion
(Mike Burrows, Patrick Steyaert, Priyank Pathak, Sudipta Lahiri)

Saturday 16th September

Time Event
06:30 - 08:30 Registration
08:30 - 09:30


"Managing change in the 21st century: what we know & where we must do better"
Mike Burrows
(Founder, Agendashift)
09:30 - 09:45 Program Overview - Noopur
09:45 - 10:45


"Shaping demand and customer pull with Upstream and Customer Kanban"
Patrick Steyaert
(Founder, Okaloa)


10:45-11:00 AM Break
Alsace Bordeaux Eureka
11:00 - 11:45


"Case Study: Solving the right problems with Kanban, a tale of 30 teams"
Amanda Varella
(Agile Coach, Elabor8)


"SAFeban"
Ajay Reddy
(Founder, ScrumDo)


"Portfolio Management using Kanban"
Uday Atla
(Staff Technical Program Manager, VMware)
11:45 - 12:30


"Stochastic models for forecasting projects"
Brett Ansley
(Agile Kanban Coach, Brett Ansley Consulting)


"Damn… we missed the date again!"
Sudipta Lahiri
(Head of Products, Digite Inc.)




"Implementing SAFe 4.0 with Kanban"
Vikas Kapila
(Lean-Agile Coach)


12:30 - 13:30 LUNCH
13:30 - 14:15


"Case Study in Pictures: Leveraging Lean, TPS and Agile to implement DevOps"
Ravi Tadwalkar
(Principal Lean/Agile/DevOps Coach, Infosys)


"Why Change Workshop"
Priyank Pathak
(Agile & Continuous Delivery Consultant, INNOVATION ROOTS)


"Kanban: A definite answer for effective project execution in uncertainties "
Kamini Godbole
(Senior Project Manager, Persistent Systems Limited)


14:15 - 15:00


"Can you see the bottleneck?"
Sutap Choudhury
(Agile Coach)




"Lean-Kanban Assessment and Implementation for an Insurance client"
Nandakumar N
(Consultant, Cognizant)


15:00 - 15:15 PM Break
15:15 - 16:00


"Kanban journey in Data World of Software Development"
Raman Sidhu
(Enterprise Agile Coach, Optum)


"Teaching and coaching Agility without (going down the rabbit hole of) agile methods"
Patrick Steyaert
(Founder, Okaloa)


"Application Value Flow"
Vandita Tiwari
(Consultant, Cognizant)


16:00 - 17:00


"First Who, Then Why"
David J Anderson
(Chairman, Lean Kanban Inc.)

Legends

  •  Keynote Speaker
  •  Kanban Principles & Practices
  •  Kanban: An alternate path to Enterprise Agility
  •  Kanban Experience Case Studies with quantified metrics
  •  Kanban in Non-IT environments
  •  Kanban with SAFe/SCRUM
  •  Panel Discussion
  •  Program Introduction