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Certified Scrum Product Owner®
11/8/2011 12:00:00 AM The Oobeya Group Courtyard Chicago Downtown/River North 30 East Hubbard Street Chicago IL 60611 United States of America 41.8902311 -87.6276247 1195


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  • Course

    Date: 8-9 November, 2011
    Location: Chicago, IL, United States of America

    Regular Price: 1195


    The Certified Scrum Product Owner course is a 2-day course introducing the concepts of agile business leadership using the Scrum methodology.  Successful participants will become Certified Scrum Product Owners, a first step in the journey towards this more adaptive form of business leadership.   This course is based on 23 years of industry experience, including nearly 10 years of experience in the role of Product Owner/Agile Customer and teaching/mentoring others in this role.



    Prepare participants to effectively participate on projects using Scrum and to assume the Product Owner role.


    <font>The courses is primarily exercises and discussions with some lecture to define terms and concepts.  Ample time will be available to learn from real experiences on real projects from the instructors experience teaching coaching Scrum teams. </font>

    Though each CSPO course varies depending on the instructor, all Certified Scrum Product Owner® courses focus on Scrum from a product owner's perspective. Graduates will receive the CSPO designation. All CSPO courses are taught by Certified Scrum Trainers.

  • Details

    Date: 8-9 November, 2011
    Location: Chicago, IL, United States of America

    Courtyard Chicago Downtown/River North
    30 East Hubbard Street
    Chicago, IL 60611 United States of America

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    Regular Price: 1195


    PMPs can claim 14 PDUs for this course.

  • Agenda

    Scrum Basics

    • ·        What problem are we trying to solve?
    • ·        History of software improvement approaches
    • ·        History of Scrum
    • ·        Comparing Scrum with "Traditional" approaches

    Values and Principles of Agile and Scrum

    • ·        Role of values in Agile organizations
    • ·        Examples of Agile value systems
    • ·        Manifesto for Agile Software Development
    • ·        Declaration of Interdependence

    Organizational Issues

    • Roles & Responsibilities
    • Delegating and Product Owner Proxies
    • Building the Stakeholder Community

    Succeeding in the role of Product Owner

    • Good and Bad Behavior
    • Tales from the Trenches

    Guiding the Project

    • The Product Backlog: User Stories and other approaches
    • Determining what is valuable
    • Product Vision
    • Release Planning; Minimal Marketable Feature, Alignment to Stakeholders

    Guiding the Sprint

    • Preparing for a Sprint
    • During the Sprint:  Attendance; What to look for; Linking stakeholders to the team; Reacting to change and new information
    • Observing an effective Scrum Team
    • Sprint Review:   Participation, Evaluating Results; Leading the Stakeholders;  Acceptance of the Deliverable
    • Sprint Retrospectives: Attendance, Helping the Team
  • Who Should Attend


    This course is targeted to the following audience(s):

    This course is designed for team members and managers involved in projects who may assume the Product Owner role. Typically the Product Owner is a product manager, business analyst, or business sponsor.  In large organizations, it is recommended that Directors who oversee IT projects  or functional areas also participate.


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