Kanban and Lean Workshop (Kanban Pizza Game)

The Kanban and Lean Training conveys an elaborate knowledge about Kanban, Lean and its usage. Kanban lets you visualize your process and with the understanding of its values, provides you with means to continuously optimize the whole. During the course, attendees will experience how to set-up a Kanban Board and learn techniques how to adopt it to real life needs, like SLA requirements, bottlenecks and high priority incidents.

The experts of agile42 will introduce in a light and enjoyable way into the lean world focused on Software Kanban. This will be done with the help of practical game called "Pizza Kanban Challenge".

The game was a big success at conferences like Scrum-Day 2011 in Darmstadt (Germany), “Tampere Goes Agile” in Finland or at the Agile Coach Camp in Columbus (USA).

What will you learn?

In this workshop, we introduce the concepts of Lean and Kanban and highlight how to make it work under real life conditions.

  • What is Kanban?
  • Strengths and benefits in project situations
  • Underlying Concepts
  • Lean Thinking
  • Pull Principle
  • Kaizen
  • Theory of Constraints

How to built a Kanban board

  • Value Stream Mapping
  • Limit Work in Progress (WIP)
  • Definition of Done (DoD)

How to survive real live challenges

  • Service Level Agreements
  • Scaling Kanban in an organisation
  • Documentation needs

Who is this workshop for?

The Training is for teams interested in Lean Software Development and making use of Kanban, as well as for everybody who wants to find a way to continously improve its own process. The training connects a hands-on experience with the Lean Principles and Concepts.

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If you are interessted in participating this course please contact us.
jho@agileandlean.de