Dave West is the Product Owner and CEO at scrum.org. He is a frequent keynote speaker and is a widely published author of articles. He also is the co-author of two books, The Nexus Framework For Scaling Scrum and Head First Object-Oriented Analysis and Design. He led the development of the Rational Unified Process (RUP) and then worked with Ivar Jacobson running the North American business for IJI. Then managed the software delivery practice at Forrester research where he was VP and research director. Prior to joining Scrum.org he was Chief Product Officer at Tasktop where he was responsible for product management, engineering and architecture.
Title of Paper:
Maximising your Scrum
Summary of Paper:
Dave West, CEO and Product Owner from Scrum.org describes how organizations are taking Scrum to the next level. How those organizations are becoming more agile and what the implications are for the business, finance and HR. He tells a story of over 20 years of false starts, moments of success, and corporate erosion. But how, today things are changing and how the dream of enterprise Scrum is possible. How the time is right for maximizing your Scrum because if you don’t someone else will!