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Implementing SAFe: Herndon (Greater DC Area), November 6-9, 2018
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This 4-day course is intended for consultants and Agile Center of Excellence leaders who want to deploy the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe®) as part of an enterprise-wide Agile transformation. Includes Leading SAFe, Implementing SAFe, and optional SPC certification exam.

 Export to Your Calendar 11/6/2018 to 11/9/2018
When: From 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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Herndon, Virginia 
United States
Presenter: Richard Knaster & Steve Mayner
Contact: Scaled Agile
+1.303.554.4367


Online registration is available until: 11/6/2018
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Implementing SAFe

Includes Leading SAFe, Implementing SAFe and optional SPC certification exam


Become a leading agent for change—and enable your enterprise to succeed in a disruptive marketplace—when you certify as a SAFe® 4 Program Consultant (SPC). During this four-day course, you’ll learn how to lead a Lean-Agile transformation by leveraging the practices and principles of the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe).  Learn more...

Price: $2,995 (Early Bird Special: $2,795 until October 7, 2018)

Cancellation Policy: Review the Scaled Agile Academy Cancellation Policy.

Hotel Recommendation:

Courtyard Herndon Reston
533 Herndon Pkwy
Herndon, VA
20170
(703) 478-9400

 

I N S T R U C T O R

Richard Knaster
SAFe Fellow, Principal Consultant

Richard Knaster actively works on advancing SAFe’s Lean-Agile methods as a SAFe Fellow and Principal Consultant. He is passionate about helping organizations create a better environment to deliver value, improve quality and flow, and be more engaging and fun. Richard is the co-author of two books on SAFe: SAFe Distilled and the SAFe Reference Guide.

Richard has over 25 years’ experience in software and systems development in roles ranging from developer to executive, and has been leading large-scale Agile transformations for well over a decade. Richard’s most recent role prior to joining Scaled Agile was as IBM’s Chief Agile Methodologist. Roles prior to that have ranged from development to executive.

Richard is a certified IBM Thought Leader and Open Group Distinguished IT Specialist.  He is also a certified SPCT, PSM, PMI Agile Certified Practitioner, PMP, and a contributor to the PMI Portfolio/Program Management standards.


Dr. Steve Mayner
SAFe Fellow, SAFe Program Consultant Trainer (SPCT)

Dr. Steve Mayner is an executive coach and Lean-Agile evangelist with a passion for cultivating transformational leaders and high performing teams. His 29-year career in business includes roles as Vice President in multiple Fortune 500 companies, as well as Chief Technology Officer for an Internet startup. Steve has been a thought leader and change agent for Lean-Agile and DevOps adoption within the federal government. He was responsible for the first official use of the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe) in a government program, which led to the successful turnaround of a large, mission-critical Department of Homeland Security mainframe modernization initiative. In his current role as a SAFe Fellow for Scaled Agile, Inc., Steve is using his experience as an innovator, strategist, and transformational leader to help the largest enterprises around the world implement Lean-Agile and DevOps at scale.

Steve holds a Doctor of Business Administration in Strategy and Innovation, as well as Masters degrees in Business Administration and Divinity, and a Bachelors in Education. He retired in 2003 as a commissioned officer in the reserve component of the US Air Force. He is married with five children and three grandsons. He lives in Southern Maryland, and is an avid golfer, runner, cyclist, and backpacker.

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