Agile Open Canada is an annual Open Space Technology unconference created to bring together people together to share your latest ideas, challenges, lessons learned, laughable moments, and experiments. Learn more about open spaces, see the details and buy tickets our next event or learn more about our sponsors.
Michele Pujol Room in the Student Union Building at the University of Victoria
Monday and Tuesday from 8:45am - 4:30pm. Optional evening socializing.
Early bird pricing available until May 1, 2021
Tickets go on sale January 1, 2021
Quartech is an award-winning business and IT solutions firm providing Agile services since 2010 and DevOps services since 2013. Through offices in Vancouver and Victoria, we partner with our public and private sector clients to deliver innovative technology solutions. We are a Microsoft Gold Partner in Application Development and Content & Collaboration (SharePoint), and we are on our way to Gold Partner status in Dynamics 365 with D365 professionals on staff. Quartech is also active in client projects in areas such as Blockchain, Internet of Things, and Cloud covering a variety of technologies. We cultivate long-term relationships and foster respectful and transparent relationships, honour our agreements and promises, and care for our community. Our account executives are senior-level experts with IT and business delivery experience in planning, implementing, and supporting technology solutions.
Brett Palmer & Associates provides training and consulting services for organizations wishing to adopt lean and agile approaches. We specialize in rebooting broken agile transformations. We partner with top coaches nationally and internationally to provide ongoing support to our clients. We offer our clients access to private live online events, conferences, and coaching products not available anywhere else.
Improving - Calgary (formerly Quadrus) has been serving Calgary since 1993. Improving is a complete IT services firm, offering training, consulting, recruiting, and project services. We are a leader in Agile training and services in North America. Our culture encourages both the inspiration and motivation for our team of over 500 Improvers to achieve amazing things. We are constantly striving to live out our values of Excellence, Dedication, and Involvement through the foundation of trust.
You are Agile and have Kanban boards. We are data nerds and collect the data that Agile Teams produce to give you the metrics to improve. Besides the standard set of metrics like cycle time, throughput and lead time our product intelligently calculates the actual time spent for each person what is a key input for Agile Accounting. Try our free Quantify for Jira addon that is used by over 500+ teams worldwide or visit our website at www.quantifyhq.com to learn more. See you at the unconference!
It’s Understood Communication helps you talk so people listen and listen so people talk – because a good conversation is the most powerful business tool anyone will ever have. It’s the secret to powerful teamwork, meaningful leadership and any sort of change. As coaches, trainers and facilitators, we’ve had our focus on individuals and interactions since before Agile was a “thing.” These days, we’re helping tech people build their skills as coaches, facilitators and collaborative communicators. Accredited by the International Consortium for Agile (ICAgile), our lively in-person workshops and distance programs are dedicated to making people awesome.
Alluvial Management Consulting partners with clients throughout North America and Europe around Certified Scrum® Training, Agile organizational design, large scale Agile workshop facilitation and related coaching & advisory services. Through their passion and experience, Alluvial’s consultant and trainers instill Agile principles and practices that improve organizations across both leadership and product development teams. All services are available in both English and French. Alluvial’s key values are integrity, respect for people, trust and open listening.
Mark Levison is a Certified Scrum Trainer and principal Agile Coach of Agile Pain Relief Consulting. With over 30 years of experience in the IT industry, he has been learning and teaching Agile since 2001. Introducing Scrum, Lean, and Agile methods to many organizations, from government departments and banks to healthcare and software companies, Mark has coached professionals throughout Canada. Mark’s training benefits from his study and writing on the neuroscience of learning: Learning Best Approaches for Your Brain. He has released one eBook, Five Steps Towards Creating HighPerformance Teams, authors the blog “Notes from a Tool User”, and is currently developing another eBook based on his online series, “Beyond Scrum.”
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