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A Product Backlog Prioritization Technique

The product backlog might be the more important item for a Scrum team as it represents the business value that the project should deliver to its customers. Putting a priority on the features and user stories is however not always easy for the product owners, especially if they are dealing with multiple stakeholders. In this article, Samantha Laing shares a technique that can help to improve the results of this activity.

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ScrumDay France is a two-day conference taking place in Paris. It is focused on all aspects of Scrum with session in French but with keynotes in English.

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The Scrum Alliance has launched a new Added Qualifications program in 2015 to its global community of more than 350,000 members. Added Qualifications is a certificate-based training program offered to cover valuable, complex, business-critical topics.

[23 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

The Regional Scrum Gathering Ecuador is a two-day conference focusing on Scrum and Agile organized by Scrum Ecuador and the Scrum Alliance. Some keynotes will be in English, but the majority of the talks will be in Spanish.

[23 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

Pair programming is a well known practice for closely connected teams, but can it work for distributed teams as well? This talk demonstrates remote pair programming in practice and cover the benefits and drawbacks of a distributed agile programming team. How much will being distributed cost your team, what can you regain from remote pair programming and how does remote pair programming feel compared to normal team work?

[23 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

LeanUX NYC is a five-day conference that takes place in New York. The presentations focus on how organizations are incorporating Lean Systems, Agile, Design Thinking, and DevOps to deliver real value for their customers and drive top-line growth.

[23 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

XP Day Vietnam series of two one-day conferences on eXtreme Programming and Agile that will take place in Da Nang and Ha Noi. This event provides a chance for the participants to share their passion on Agile practices, exchange new practical skills, hands-on exercise and extreme experience.

[20 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

Agile on the Beach is a two-day conference that will take place September 3 and 4 2015 in Falmouth, UK. Agile on the Beach 2015 will again focus on three established themes (Business, Teams and Software Craftsmanship) plus the Product Management and Design theme.

[19 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

AgileCraft, a vendor of software for scaling agile to the enterprise, has announced that it raised $10 million in Series A financing led by private equity firm Crane Nelson. The round included participation from former Bank of America senior executives Jim Kelly and Tim Arnoult. The investment will accelerate the company’s growth, geographic expansion and product innovation.