Day1 - Keynotes and General Sessions (Wed, 19 Oct. )

Schedule Program
10:00-10:30 Opening[Japanese][English]
10:30-12:00 Keynote Session [English][Japanese]
Henrik Kniberg
Agile/Lean Coach at Crisp, Previous Agile Alliance board of directors
12:00-13:00 Break
13:00-14:30 Keynote Session [English][Japanese]
Jeff Patton
Founder of Agile Usability ML
14:30-14:50 Break
14:50-15:35 [Case Study]Organizational effort to adopt Scrum in Japanese large company[Japanese][English]
15:40-16:40 [Case Study]Collection of case study about Scrum in Japan[Japanese][English]
16:45-17:20 QA Session answered by Speakers and Japanese Agile coach
17:30-20:00 After party

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Keynote Speakers

Henrik Kniberg

Henrik Kniberg is an Agile/Lean coach at Crisp in Stockholm. He enjoys helping companies succeed with both the technical and human sides of software development. During the past 15 years he has been CTO of 3 Swedish IT companies and helped many more get started with Agile and Lean software development. Henrik is on the Agile Alliance board of directors and works regularly with Mary Poppendieck, Jeff Sutherland, and other thought leaders. He is the author of "Scrum and XP from the Trenches" and "Kanban and Scrum, making the most of both".

Jeff Patton

Jeff makes use of over 15 years experience with a wide variety of products from on-line aircraft parts ordering to electronic medical records to help organizations improve the way they work. Where many development processes focus on delivery speed and efficiency, Jeff balances those concerns with the need for building products that deliver exceptional value and marketplace success. Jeff currently works as an independent consultant, agile process coach, product design process coach, and instructor. Current articles, essays, and presentations can be found at His writing appears in, Better Software Magazine, IEEE Software, Alistair Cockburn’s Book Crystal Clear, and his forthcoming book User Story Mapping from O’Reilly press. Jeff’s a Certified Scrum Trainer, and winner of the Agile Alliance’s 2007 Gordon Pask Award for contributions to Agile Development.


Venue: Nomura Conference Plaza Nihonbashi Address: Nomura Conference Plaza Nihonbashi, 5-6F Nomura Building, 2-4-3 Nihonbashi-Muromachi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Contact Information
[Committee of Scrum Gathering Tokyo 2011 ]