XP 2021 Schedule 

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Schedule subject to change - please check back frequently to see the latest updates!

1:30 PM - 5:30 PMSoftware Intensive Business: Werder, Hyrynsalmi, Wang  Academic Workshop 
1:30 PM - 5:30 PM Agility with Microservice Programming Workshop - Correia, Rademacher, Wirfs-Brock, Kostova  Academic Workshop 
4:30 PM - 6:30 PMContinuous Agile Chartering—a DAILY Agile PracticeSteve Holyer - Engage Results / Steve Holyer and Associates
Industry & PracticeSteve Holyer
6:00 PM - 7:00 PMThe Stories We Tell   
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM20 Years is Enough! It’s Time to Update the Agile Principles and ValuesSteve McConnell - Construx
 Steve McConnell
2:45 PM - 3:00 PMUX work in software start-ups: challenges from the current state of practiceLuciana Zaina - Federal University of São Carlos
Research PaperLuciana Zaina
2:45 PM - 3:05 PMAn Identity Crisis AvertedFerzeen Anis - Agility Facilitator
Experience ReportFerzeen Anis
2:45 PM - 3:30 PMDSbuilders - Building the Dark StarCorrado De Sanctis - Lloyds Banking Group
Gamification & FacilitationCorrado De Sanctis
3:00 PM - 3:30 PMWords Matter: Promoting inclusion in documentation to build better user experiencesEliane Pereira - Red Hat
Josip Vilicic - Red Hat
Industry & PracticeEliane Pereira
3:05 PM - 3:30 PMBroken promises - how to keep your word and your sanity tooClare Sudbery - Made Tech
Industry & PracticeClare Sudbery
4:00 PM - 4:15 PMFrom Collaboration to Solitude and Back: Experiences with Remote Pair Programming during COVID-19 (15 mins)Darja Smite - Blekinge Institute of Technology
Research PaperDarja Smite
4:00 PM - 4:20 PMWinning the Concept to Cash Game with Feature Teams Martina Ziegenfuss - Intuit
Jim Elvidge - AgileAccelerate
Experience ReportMartina Ziegenfuss Jim Elvidge
4:15 PM - 4:30 PMGrand Retrospectives: The Missing Ritual for Collective Intelligence and Feedback Lightning Talk 
4:15 PM - 4:35 PMOne Year of Remote Mob Programming Jonathan Turner - Emmersion
Experience ReportJonathan Turner
4:15 PM - 5:15 PMDomain Storytelling—Understanding Your Users by Drawing PicturesHenning Schwentner - WPS – Workplace Solutions
Industry & PracticeHenning Schwentner
4:20 PM - 5:20 PMHow microteams change the way we collaborate. Again. Sander Hoogendoorn - ibood.com
Industry & PracticeSander Hoogendoorn
4:35 PM - 4:55 PMOnboarding to Agile Team RemotelyYuliia Pieskova - SimCorp
Experience ReportYuliia Pieskova
4:55 PM - 5:05 PMPrioritizing user stories remotely - a framework to help an agile teamPriscila Alcântara - CESAR
Lightning TalkPriscila Alcântara
5:05 PM - 5:15 PMA Lighting Study in how Agile helps unlock Innovation through ExperimentationPatrick Lamasney - Enbridge
Lightning TalkPatrick Lamasney
5:15 PM - 5:25 PM6 Must-Haves for Maximizing Virtual Dojo EngagementJess Brock - Agility in Mind
Lightning TalkJess Brock
6:00 PM - 7:00 PMWhat's the Impact of the Agile Manifesto on our Carbon footprint?Jutta Eckstein - Independent
Claudia Melo - International Organization (UN)
Industry & PracticeJutta Eckstein Claudia Melo
6:00 PM - 7:00 PMCyborg Teams: Training Machines to be ContributorsStef Walter - Red Hat
Industry & PracticeStef Walter
6:00 PM - 7:00 PMHands-on workshop with Design Studio let’s you create a collaborative and iterative user interface for a complex problem in less than 60!Shobhit Pradhan - TA Europe GmbH
Nils Hyoma - Novatec GmbH
Gamification & FacilitationShobhit Pradhan Nils Hyoma
1:30 PM - 2:20 PMPosters & Empirical Studies   
2:30 PM - 2:40 PMComparing participants’ brainwaves during Solo, Pair, and Mob ProgrammingMakoto Shiraishi - Waseda University
Research PaperMakoto Shiraishi
2:30 PM - 2:45 PMEvolution of the Agile Scaling FrameworksÖmer Uludag - Technical University of Munich
Research PaperÖmer Uludag
2:30 PM - 3:30 PMSociocratic team discussions in Agile environmentsGeert van der Sman - SDB Professionals
Richard Oprins - Rabobank Netherlands
Gamification & FacilitationGeert van der Sman Richard Oprins
2:40 PM - 3:00 PMJoy, Inc. in Japan! - How I built a Joy Dojo in the land where Kaizen was born.Tadahiro Yasuda - Creationline,inc.
Experience ReportTadahiro Yasuda
2:45 PM - 3:00 PMCoordination Strategies: Managing Inter-team Coordination Challenges in Large-scale AgileMarthe Berntzen - University of Oslo
Research PaperMarthe Berntzen
3:00 PM - 3:20 PM3 years of feedback using tribal leadership techniques from the Amazon RainforestGaëtan Belbeoch - ADEO Group
Experience ReportGaëtan Belbeoch
3:00 PM - 3:20 PMFrom pyramid to communities: How pharma company reinvented themselves using ScrumSami Lilja - Reaktor
Jarkko Kailanto - Reaktor
Marita Saanila-Sotamaa - Roche Finland Oy
Experience ReportSami Lilja Jarkko Kailanto Marita Saanila-Sotamaa
3:20 PM - 3:30 PMCould a former Buddhist monk help you with Agile impact?Amaranatho Robey - PlayfulMonk
Lightning TalkAmaranatho Robey
3:20 PM - 3:30 PMEngineering Agility Enablers for IT enterprise transformationJorge Luis Castro Toribio - NTTData
Lightning TalkJorge Luis Castro Toribio
4:00 PM - 4:10 PMHow Psychological safe working environment can help your organization to see more innovation and growth ?Priya Jayachandran - Tata Consultancy Services
Lightning TalkPriya Jayachandran
4:00 PM - 4:15 PMChallenges of Adopting SAFe in the Banking Industry - A Study Two Years after its IntroductionSara Nilsson Tengstrand - LU Student
Research PaperSara Nilsson Tengstrand
4:00 PM - 4:20 PMFive Strategies for the Future of Work: Accelerating Innovation through Tech TransferSteven Fraser - Innoxec
Experience ReportSteven Fraser
4:10 PM - 4:30 PMDiscovering the root cause of impediments using Lean Software Development and Data ScienceEverton Lucas - Federal University of São Paulo | Wildtech
Experience ReportEverton Lucas
4:15 PM - 4:30 PMBenefits and Challenges of Adopting SAFe - An Empirical SurveyPutta Abheeshta - Aalto University
Research PaperPutta Abheeshta
4:20 PM - 4:30 PMUsing a Low Code Development Environment to Teach the Agile MethodologyMary Lebens - Metropolitan State University - Minnesota State
Research PaperMary Lebens
4:30 PM - 4:50 PMHow SAFe helped us to ramp-up 34 teams in 24 months in a Agile Transformation journeyMariella Lehmann - Elo
Experience ReportMariella Lehmann
4:30 PM - 5:00 PMAn Agile and Open High School Learning CommunityCharlie Reisinger - Penn Manor School District
Industry & PracticeCharlie Reisinger
4:30 PM - 5:30 PMCross functional understanding and empathy continuous improvementChris Lucian - Hunter Industries
Industry & PracticeChris Lucian
4:50 PM - 5:20 PMScaling QualityJoEllen Carter - Olo, Inc.
Industry & PracticeJoEllen Carter
5:00 PM - 5:30 PMPlayfull workshop on Scrum AccountabilitiesZiryan Salayi - Scrum Facilitators
Gamification & FacilitationZiryan Salayi
6:00 PM - 6:20 PMThe Evolving Role of Manager in Agile EnvironmentBharat Nagpal - Capital One
Amitav Parida - CapitalOne
Experience ReportBharat Nagpal Amitav Parida
6:00 PM - 6:30 PMTop Ten Tips for Making Remote Work Actually Work Right NowLauren Schaefer - MongoDB
Industry & PracticeLauren Schaefer
6:00 PM - 7:00 PMCreate your own ManifestoYves Hanoulle - PairCoaching
Gamification & FacilitationYves Hanoulle
6:20 PM - 6:35 PMSetting the Scope for a New Agile Assessment Model: Results of an Empirical StudyDoruk Tuncel - SIEMENS AG
Research PaperDoruk Tuncel
6:30 PM - 7:00 PMThe Automation Firehose: Be Strategic and TacticalThomas Haver - Red Green Refactor
Industry & PracticeThomas Haver
6:35 PM - 6:55 PMAgainst all oddsThomas Epping - codecentric AG
Experience ReportThomas Epping
2:30 PM - 2:45 PMThe Impact of Agile Transformations on Organizational Performance: A Survey of Teams, Programs and PortfoliosChristoph Johann Stettina - Leiden University
Research PaperChristoph Johann Stettina
2:30 PM - 2:50 PMThe changing role of the Agile Coach - business agility requires different coachingDerk-Jan de Grood - Squerist
Experience ReportDerk-Jan de Grood
2:30 PM - 3:00 PMPacts to the rescue! How to escape integration testing hell.Beth Skurrie - Pactflow
Industry & PracticeBeth Skurrie
2:45 PM - 3:05 PMAgile Transformation at Acuity = Products by the customers and for the customersVikash Kumar - Acuity Knowledge Partners
Rashmi Priya - Acuity Knowledge Partners
Experience ReportVikash Kumar Rashmi Priya
2:50 PM - 3:20 PMCoaching Exploratory TestingClaire Moss - aclairefication
Industry & PracticeClaire Moss
3:00 PM - 3:30 PMChanging your organisation one code review at a timePawel Kaminski - Founder + Lightning
Industry & PracticePawel Kaminski
3:05 PM - 3:25 PMDriving digital transformation in a traditional bank: A four pillar approachVijay Iyer - ThoughtWorks Inc.
Experience ReportVijay Iyer
4:00 PM - 4:15 PMMeasuring Software Delivery Performance using the Four Key Metrics of DevOpsMarc Sallin - Swiss Post
Research PaperMarc Sallin
4:00 PM - 4:30 PMBDD as Cure for OvercommitmentRichard Lawrence - Humanizing Work
Industry & PracticeRichard Lawrence
4:00 PM - 5:00 PMSuper-vision For Agile ProfessionalsAmaranatho Robey - PlayfulMonk
Gamification & FacilitationAmaranatho Robey
4:15 PM - 4:25 PMCodefest, a celebration of getting things doneHilkka Huotari - Wonna Oy
Lightning TalkHilkka Huotari
4:25 PM - 4:35 PMVelocity Without Direction is SpeedJean Waghetti - SAP
Lightning TalkJean Waghetti
4:30 PM - 5:30 PMBDD/SBE applied to Data Science & Machine LearningLeslie Brooks - Fortune 100 Aerospace firm
Industry & PracticeLeslie Brooks
4:35 PM - 4:50 PMTowards a standardized questionnaire for measuring agility at team levelHanna Looks - University of Seville
Research PaperHanna Looks
4:50 PM - 5:30 PMBeyond KPIs & OKRs: How “measuring from below” enables innovation and true effectivenessJutta Eckstein - Independent
John Buck - GovernanceAlive LLC
Industry & PracticeJutta Eckstein John Buck
5:00 PM - 5:30 PMFun BattleCharu Arora - Barco
Gamification & FacilitationCharu Arora
6:00 PM - 6:20 PMA tale of slicing and imaginationNicolas Paez - Universidad Nacional de Tres de Febrero
Experience ReportNicolas Paez
6:00 PM - 7:00 PMThe Future of Software Engineering   
6:00 PM - 7:00 PMTime to play Shark Tank!Mario Moreira - Emergn
Gamification & FacilitationMario Moreira
6:20 PM - 6:50 PMFeature Toggles & Trunk Based Development - How To, and more Importantly, How NOT toDeepak K Gupta - CodeSports.ai
Industry & PracticeDeepak K Gupta
1:30 PM - 4:30 PMThe Game Without ThronesPeter Merel - XSCALE Alliance
Gamification & FacilitationPeter Merel
1:30 PM - 5:30 PMArchitecture decision-making tools and practices for agility and resilienceKen Power - Ken Power
Rebecca Wirfs-Brock - Wirfs-Brock Associates
Industry & PracticeKen Power Rebecca Wirfs-Brock
4:30 PM - 7:30 PMFacilitating a training experience that rocks! Evelien Acun-Roos - Xebia
Gamification & FacilitationEvelien Acun-Roos
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