Dave Snowden

Dave Snowden

Dave Snowden

Chief Scientific Officer, Cognitive Edge

Biography

Dave Snowden is the founder and chief scientific officer of Cognitive Edge. His work is international in nature and covers government and industry looking at complex issues relating to strategy, organisational decision making and decision making. He has pioneered a science based approach to organisations drawing on anthropology, neuroscience and complex adaptive systems theory. He is a popular and passionate keynote speaker on a range of subjects, and is well known for his pragmatic cynicism and iconoclastic style.

Keynote: We Need to Talk About Agility: From Scaling to Integration
The various wars between different types of practice and the commoditisation of scaling have often neglected a wider perspective on development from conception to testing and release, In this presentation Snowden will look at a multi-methods approach with an emphasis on new thinking about design.