Key Note: Games and gamification in a Scrum
Danny (Danko) Kovatch
Head of the Scrum Alliance' Malta user group
Danny (Danko) Kovatch will start his talk by explaining WHAT is
gamification and how it is
being connected to the Agile world.
Then we will go over on all the Scrum meetings (events) and
all kind of games
that we can play in order not only to create efficient meetings
also to boost their energy.
If your team suffers from lack of engagement, desire not to
participate in a Scrum meeting
and more and wants to change the way those meetings are
handled, this session was created for you
Did you pack the 12 agile principles on your agile
The 12 Agile Principles from the Agile Manifesto are building
blocks for a
successful, sustainable Agile journey - regardless of industry
Many pitfalls that organizations experience are due to oversight
adherence to the Agile Principles.
In this workshop we will go through common issues that lead
provide solutions to get back on course throughout any Agile
How to maximise the flow in your team
Lucia Baldelli, Martin Lambert & Anthony
In this workshop you will play a strategy game where
participants will be asked to
decisions to maximise the flow of an imaginary development
You will learn tools and techniques you can use in your own
and how to identify
problems in the delivery to improve predictability and
Escaping the Mediocrity trap
In this session you will get to know how the organizations’s
predictability creates unwitting mediocrity traps that prevent
growth. You will learn to understand where these traps most
to use agility to embrace uncertainty and break free of those
SAFe, What is it and how does it affect the scrum
In this session you will review the SAFe principles with Ilan
go over the 4 configurations that SAFe offers.
You will learn about the different levels in SAFe and the
each level. We will describe the different Backlog types,
how they map into the SAFe levels.
Finally you'll get an insight on SAFe cadence, and see how
and programs execute it via the SAFe
Get organized to Self organizing team
You can't play a symphony alone, it takes an orchestra to play
music can be created in partnership, where there is an
accountability, safety, trust and creativity.
In organizations today value is being created by teams, and
we want to create
more value we need to understand how to create great teams
Through this workshop the participants will experience the
teams, the mindset and the journey to get there, using games
will transform the learning into practice and fun.
In a modern organisation, individual expertise reduces
To be successful, organisations need to learn how to utilize
of these experts.
In this session we’re going to talk about how to actually build
transforming these teams into leaders of their work.
Product Leadership Lessons from the Samurai
This workshop offers insights for being successful at work,
philosophies and martial arts, at the heart of which lies the
reason and intuition.
Concepts such as purpose, overcoming resistance, efficiency,
difference between intent and behaviour are the underlying
principles of Eastern
martial arts, but they can also be directly applied to
This is crucial in the modern world with flat organisations,
where leadership is
at all levels but seldom given the training and insight to
become skilled in
Successful leadership no longer requires an effort - instead
becomes a state
Either post your question on a board
will keep outside
or ask it directly in this session to our panel of experts.