Disciplined Agile Conference Day#1– 5 Dec 2020 — 10 Key takeaways

1. What is Disciplined Agile

2. How British Telecom used concept to market process speedily

3. Don’t think “legacy” is all out, bring them with you

4. What is needed to overcome Covid-19 impact ?

  1. Good collaboration tool
  2. Sense of responsibility among everyone
  3. Sense of Agile mindset

5. Impact of agile to the academic world

6. Benefits of Business Agility

  1. Market success
  2. Collaboration
  3. Time to Market
  4. Adoptive leadership
  5. Customer Satisfaction

7. Enables Efficiency, Reliability & Scale

  1. Strategy
  2. Structure
  3. Process
  4. People
  5. Technology

8. Covid-19 Impact on academics

9. Three big challenge during Covid-19 for academics

  1. Difficult to judge student reaction/feedback due to most keeping their video Off.
  2. Technical challenge as some students face internet bandwidth issues
  3. Want more of participant driven learning, and teachers are just facilitators

10. In corporate world, how often the “work” waits ?

Additional Notes

DA FLEX will coming Feb 2021

  1. Full playbook
  2. Lack of good intake
  3. Teams doing Scrum but no cohesion
  4. Discovery overloading implementation

Experience from a member of Covid-19 Medical Emergency Team of Govt of Kerala, India

  1. Objective to turn govt college(on top of secluded place on top of a hill ) into a covid-care facility within 24 hours
  2. Most people with Covid-19 were people travelling from Middle-east
  3. Lot of challenges due to lack of information, nationwide lockdown, take care of health and safety of patients & medical experts
  4. It’s a cross functional team to deliver end to end solution to the objective
  5. It’s a team of T-shaped competency, where everyone can do all type of work apart from their area of specialty (they put their hands in setting up barrier with unused beds)
  6. The first ward was started within 8 hours
  7. Hurdles -
  • Power Outages
  • Security Issues
  • Water Supply -
  • Transportation
  • Patient demands
  • Hungry medical team
  1. This pilot model was replicated across state of Kerala to handle Covid-19

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