Role of the Project Manager in Modern Agile Projects
Many groups adopting an agile development approach fail in ways that can be traced back to the missing project manager role. In other words, they didn't understand what good project managers do in the first place. In this webinar, Dr. Cockburn starts with 10 critical project success factors, relates those to PMI project phases and to the overall value and purpose of a project manager.
About the Presenter
Dr. Alistair Cockburn co-founded the agile development movement, co-authoring the Manifesto for Agile Software Development and the project leadership Declaration of Interdependence. He wrote the Jolt-Productivity Award winning book on the subject, Agile Software Development. Working in research, academia, and the industry since 1974, and doing computer hardware design, software design, process design and project management, Dr. Cockburn helps companies align their strategies and actions with their purpose, injecting lightweight agile methods into projects needing improvement.