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Detailed Agile in Government Program

Thursday Program

 Wednesday, February 25, 2015  

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7:30 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30 AM

Call to Order

Dave Chesebrough, President, AFEI


John Foreman, Fellow, Software Engineering Institute

Systems Engineering Research Center

8:45 AM

Keynote Speakers

Roger BakerRoger W. Baker

Chief Strategy Officer, AgileEx

9:30 AM

Adapting Agile: The Missing Link

Jason Bloomberg

CEO, Intellyx Author, and former founder of ZapThink


10:15 AM Networking Break

10:40 AM

RACE to Agile: Rapid Agile CLIN Execution

Jonathan Mostowski, Contracting Officer, NGA

11:20 AM

Towards DevOps - Evolving Government Use of Agile

Josh SeckelJoshua Seckel

Chief, Processes and Practices, OIT Applied Technology Division, DHS - United States Citizenship & Immigration Services

12:00 PM Lunch with Sponsor Lightning Presentations

1:00 PM

EVM and Agile Programs: Challenges and Ideas

Gordon Kranz

Deputy Director, Program Assessment and Root Cause Analysis (PARCA)

1:45 PM


Commonalities in Agile Transformations for Large Organizations

Dr. Suzette Johnson, Scaled Agile Program Consultant, and Certified Scrum Coach, Northrop Grumman

Robin Yeaman, Fellow, Lockheed Martin IS&GS

2:45 PM Networking Break

3:00 PM

Fixed Price Agile Procurement:  Where COs and Technologists Can Thrive

Sujey Edward, Salient Federal Solutions

3:30 PM

Teams Are People Too

Leslie Lowman, CC Pace

4:00 PM

Making Agile Work in Government

Awais Sheikh, MITRE

4:30 PM


Security Driven Development - how Agile frameworks improve the security of Government systems

Hubert Smits, SmitsMC, LLC

5:00 PM Wrap Up and Adjourn

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