Date: Tuesday January 18th, 2011 – 7 PM
Vari Engineering & Computer Centre
Room ENG 288/289
245 Church St. at Gould St.
Enter at northwest corner of the building Ryerson Campus Map
(signs will be posted at the doors)
Topic: Sustaining Agility – Having Your Cake and Eating It Too
Presenters: Alistair McKinnell & Michael Sahota
Have you been on a software project where each release gets harder and harder? Many projects fall into the tarpit of the Design Dead Core.
Why do nearly all software projects fail to balance short term choices with long term consequences?
Through game-play you will experience how hard it is to make effective choices. Game learnings will be tied into well-known models in and beyond software such as Technical Debt, Stephen Covey’s Production Capability, and Daniel Pink’s Science of Motivation.