WoW! Roles in Depth – The Events Workshop

How to optimise your agile events for maximum output

With Certified WoW! Trainer (CWoW!)

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The Roles in Depth – The Events workshop is a 2-day event, designed for any group that really wants to understand and optimise the way they conduct agile events (meetings).

During both parts the purpose of each event is clarified, who should attend the event is identified and how often the event runs is decided. During the second part, Product Owners and Scrum Masters work closely together to optimise each event for their team and also decide the agendas for all the events.

The workshop consists of two parts:

  • Management events
  • Team events

Unlike other agile approaches, our workshop builds a thorough understanding of all events and aligns everyone around the need for them. This helps to justify every event, avoiding unnecessary discussions.

The attendees leave the workshop with a deep understanding of the agile events, their purpose, expected outcome, how much time to spend on them and agreed agendas for the team events.

Benefits Covered

The major benefit after a completed workshop is the deep understanding of all agile events. His will drastically improve your agile organisation’s ability to deliver.

Understand

Management’s understanding of the events will ensure that the events are producing the desired outcomes

Support

Managers will support their delivery bodies and teams, which leads to optimised results

Quality

Scrum Masters and Product Owners working together with the team events will drastically improve the quality of every event

Efficiency

Scrum Masters’ and Product Owners’ mutual understanding of the events ensures their teams conduct time-efficient meetings

Clarity

Scrum Masters and Product Owners will be able to explain each event’s purpose for their teams, which will increase the team’s understanding

The delivery of a successful workshop would be achieved through the following four steps:

This workshop can also be delivered as a course, in which case all agendas will be given to the attendees and discussed during the course, instead of producing them in the workshop.

The workshop version of this event is time-boxed with an organised approach and is based on pre-workshop preparations by the customer.

  • We will provide you with relevant guidance that will assist in preparing the pre-workshop information to be used by us in this workshop
  • We will review the results of the preparations provided by you at least one week prior to the workshop. It’s possible that further consultation with you, or your management, is required to enhance the preparations prior to the workshop
  • We will conduct the workshop in four parts, as described.
  • We will comprehensively document the insights and results of the workshop and furnish them to you for implementation

The duration of this workshop is two full days and the fee is fixed and pre-agreed. The workshop will be conducted by a highly-trained and certified Force Agile professional.

The workshop will be executed in four sessions:

The workshop will be led by one of our workshop leaders and will be conducted in English. All the documentation relating to the workshop will be in English.

It is preferable for the workshop session to be held in an external conference facility in a calm environment that ensures adequate focus. Conference-related costs are not included in the fee and will be borne by the customer.

  • Presentation of pre-workshop preparations
    – The customer presents their current events and basic agendas
  • The management events
    – Management and Product Owners working together with the management events
  • The team events
    – Scrum Masters and Product owners working together with the team events
    – It is not necessary for management to participate in this part of the workshop
  • Establishing team event agendas
    – The group decides the agendas for their events
    – It is not necessary for management to participate in this part of the workshop

Product Owners and Scrum Masters participate in all parts and the Management personnel only need to participate in parts 1 and 2 above. The result of the workshop will be comprehensively documented in MS PowerPoint and delivered to you in PDF format within a week of the workshop completion.

Agenda Details:

Day 1
  • Customer presentation – Your events and their agendas
  • The theory behind the management events
  • Working through the management events and their agendas
  • The theory behind the team events
Day 2
  • Recap & additional theory
  • Working through each team event, producing agendas
  • Deciding the agendas for the team events
  • Summary and next steps

Pricing

For each course delivered there will be a minimum attendance fee of €11,000.00. This fee includes up to 10 attendees. The fee for additional attendees, up to a maximum of 15, would be charged at €600 per attendee.

2-Day Company-specific Workshop

Not for individuals | Fundamental agile knowledge necessary
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Practicality and experience of the instructor balance between listening and doing.

Gokhan

Learned stuff to take home - will do this with teams liked the valuation to items on backlog

Cors

This gave us a great toolkit to value what we, as a company, should focus on next

Unknown

The instructor was extremely experienced and knowledgeable.

Chris Kuÿper

The best takeaway for me was the focus on working from company vision all the way back to the backlog. And the relation between all these steps.

Mark Van Meurs

I found the joint conversations on the topics very useful.

Jeroen Baks

We went through a lot of topics and now have a good overview of what agile means

Unknown

This course was near to the practice. The instructor was very flexible to accommodate our tight time schedule.

Unknown

Instructors energy. Involvement of the audience. Good exercises with proper time section

Marco Tonino

This was a very good overview in a compressed schedule.

Unknown

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