Agile Manifesto 20th Anniversary

11 February 2021 9:00 am - 4:30 pm MST | virtual | free

Calling all agilists, we celebrated the 20th Anniversary of the signing of the Agile Manifesto. We streamed live from Snowbird, Utah from the Aspen Room where it all happened to discuss the past, present, and future of agile through a variety of panels and networking activities. Whether you have been a part of the agile community for years or are just beginning your journey, this virtual event is for you! This event has ended but you can re-live the fun and watch the recordings of the Agile Manifesto 20th Anniversary past, present, and future of agile session recordings on our Resource Library. 

Event Schedule

4 SEUs Available

Welcome Session | 09:00 AM - 09:15 AM mst

Join us as we kick-off the start of the Agile Manifesto 20th Anniversary event hosted by Utah Agile and Scrum Alliance. During this welcome you will hear from Utah Agile and meet our host for today's event. 

Past of Agile | 09:15 AM - 10:15 AM mst

During this panel, we will talk with some of the original signatories of the Agile Manifesto. Through questions and conversation, we will explore the motivations that brought these individuals together and how things have changed over the past 20 years! 

morning break | 10:15 AM - 12:00 pm mst

Ski Break! 20 years ago when all the signatories came together, skiing was an essential part of the agenda, so we could not pass up the opportunity to include it in our schedule. If you are not located near a ski run, then feel free to enjoy the music and sliding trivia!

Present of agile | 12:00 pm - 01:00 pm mst

As agile continues to grow in workplaces around the world, we are taking a moment to reflect on its current state. Join us for conversations with influential individuals as they discuss their experiences going through agile transformations, how to keep organizations agile, what has changed in the past year due to the pandemic, and other important topics. 

afternoon break | 01:00 pm - 03:00 PM mst

Ski Break! If you are not located somewhere that you could go ski a few runs, then feel free to enjoy the music and sliding trivia!

Future of agile | 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM mst

Join us for our last and final panel of the day that will be focused on the new frontiers. We will be talking with visionaries who are exploring agility beyond software and what the future may hold and require to become more agile. 

closing | 04:00 pm - 04:15 pm mst

The lifts are closing and so must we! Join Utah Agile for a brief closing of our celebration as The Lodge at Snowbird commemorates the Aspen Room as the official location of the signing of the Agile Manifesto. 


meet our emcee

Allia DeAngelis will be our Emcee of the Agile Manifesto 20th Anniversary. She lives in Salt Lake, Utah and brings an energetic passion with everything she does. Allia is a corporate human systems anthropologist and intellectual wanderer.

In between wondering and wandering, Allia plays a strategic role working with innovators and executive leadership to optimize their ability to pivot, no matter the presenting situation. Allia excels at co-creating transformational containers for adult learning & organizational shifts toward antifragile and hyper-adaptability, helping clients realize their ‘next.’

Panel DiscussionS

Throughout the event, we will be highlighting three panels focusing on the Past, the Present, and the Future of Agile.

During each of these panels, we’ll have live conversations with some of the original Agile Manifesto signers, agile organization leaders, as well as emerging voices within the industry.

Meet our Panelists →


Connection is important to us now more than ever. That’s why we are opening the small Aspen Room to the world, where 20 years ago the Agile Manifesto was originally signed. You will have the opportunity to connect with others during multiple interactive networking sessions and continue the connection on social media. This event will bring the agile community together for the 20th-anniversary celebration, no matter where you are in the world. 

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