Colin Deady

Colin Deady

CSPO, Head of Product and Innovation – Capita Application Services

Biography

Colin strives for successful delivery first time every time. By championing a Zero-Known Defect approach to delivery coupled with BDD, Cynefin, Real Options and genuine whole team-agility he enjoys helping others discover success in their teams. As a speaker at several UK conferences Colin has had opportunity to offer a challenge, revision and extension to the Agile Manifesto and impart alternative approaches to BDD with ZKD that have found success with his clients. Formerly head of a BDD Practice at Capita, Colin now works as Head of Product and Innovation for Capita Application Services.

How Lean is your Scrum?
This presentation specifically looks at the contexts in which Scrum is a great choice and by definition where it is not using examples I have had to deal with over the years. I then look at some of the Lean principles, ie: “leanifying” Scrum to rebase it to be suitable for alternative contexts. By definition, this topic ticks a lot of the Agile “boxes”.