PMBOK/Agile @ APLN Maryland | Jesse Fewell

PMBOK/Agile @ APLN Maryland

By February 12, 2009Blog, Uncategorized

I am giving a talk on PMBOK vs. Agile at the APLN Maryland chapter meeting later this month. Details are below:

Date & Time: Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 5:45pm

Title: PMBOK vs. Agile: Sifting Reality From Myth
Description: With the increased success of Agile processes and the growth of PMI, project teams are faced with a choice: Use PMI’s collected body of project management practices or use Agile. We are told that PMI practioners mandate a waterfall command-and-control approach, and that Agile is the process-free alternative. But a quick look side-by-side comparison reveals a much more complex situation. What do we make of facilitative servant-minded PMPs? Could Agilists gain value from PMI materials? What is the official position of PMI towards Agile?

Locale: Columbia, MD
Presenter: Jesse Fewell
Details and Registration here: http://www.gbspin.org/upcoming.html

One Comment

  • Bradley Nelson PMP, CSM says:

    Good subject. One that I am passionate about. Do you have an outline of your talk or any reference materials that Compare and Contrast PMBOC vs. Agile? I have not come across much of any material on the comparison!

    PS: I live too far away to make it to your presentation, else I would.

    Regards,

    Bradley Nelson PMP, CSM
    nelsonbrad@adelphia.net

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