February 2014 Meeting

February 12, 2014 - February 12, 2014

7601 Interactive Way

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5 Lessons from the World's Largest Agile Transformation

Many lessons were learned along the way during the largest all-in enterprise-wide agile transformation.  Aaron Kopel, who led a group of more than 40 agile coaches that guided the Agile transformation effort at all levels of the organization for nearly 2 years, will relay his experiences and some key learnings that emerged from his time as an external Agile Coach advising the company on its Agile journey.  If your company is considering an agile transformation, or are already in the thick of it, this is a must attend opportunity!


5:30pm: Doors open - Registration, Networking, Food
6:00pm: Welcome and Intro
6:15pm: Agile Principle with Aaron Kopel
6:30pm: Featured Speaker - Aaron Kopel on 5 Lessons from the Largest Agile Transformation in History
7:45pm: Wrap-up and Raffle
8:00pm: Adjourn - Post meeting cocktails @ Gatsby's Pub

About the Speaker:

Aaron Kopel is the Founder of Project Brilliant LLC, which is focused on advising companies through their Agile Transformation journey toward Business Agility.

He discovered Agile by accident many years ago after founding his first tech startup company in the early 2000’s and has been involved in Agile initiatives ever since.  Over the last 2 years he led a group of more than 40 experienced agile coaches who guided Capital One’s enterprise-wide Agile transformation. Mr. Kopel has worked with countless companies, ranging from 2 person tech startups to Fortune 100s, across the country to challenge them to understand and apply agile practices across their entire organizations.   Having coached individuals, teams, leaders, and executives on their agile journeys has afforded him deep insight into how a company’s vision, values, and culture can align to enable true Agility.