Keynotes

We're very excited to announce our first confirmed keynote speaker for the Agile Tour Vienna 2018!

David Anania

J. B. Rainsberger

@jbrains

Looking Back

Talks from last year's Agile Tour Vienna.

  •  

    Andrea Provaglio

    "Rethinking agile leadership"

     talk on vimeo

  •  

    Gojko Adzic

    "Painless visual testing"

     talk on vimeo

  •  

    Guðfinnur Sveinsson

    "Learnings from an agile coach and how to coach executive teams"

     talk on vimeo

  •  

    Harry Harrold and Rupert Redington

    "A new “ad-hoc” manifesto"

     talk on vimeo

  •  

    Joseph Pelrine and Jasmine Zahno

    "On psychological safety, intelligent teams.."

     talk on vimeo

  •  

    Tanja Baricic-Böhm

    "Scaled Agile @ Rewe - Planung mit mehreren Kunden und Produkten"

     talk on vimeo


  • more

     

    Wiki

    A summary of the entire Agile Tour history can be found on our wiki.

     Agile Tour Wiki

Call for Proposals

We invite all agile practitioners to present their talks at Agile Tour Vienna 2018. The main conference language is German, but talks in English are also welcome.

The Call for Proposals starts on 4 May 2018. The submission deadline is 3 September 2018.

The Call for Young Talents starts on 4 May 2018. The submission deadline is 15 August 2018.

The Review Team will decide upon which sessions to hold by the middle of September. Everyone who submitted a proposal will be informed once the decision is taken. The chosen speakers will receive a free ticket for the Agile Tour Vienna 2018. Unfortunately, it is not possible to cover travel expenses or pay a speaking fee.

The conference takes place on 6 October 2018.

Submit your session here: www.conftool.pro/agile-tour-vienna-2018

Topics

Talks or workshops should cover subjects from one of the following areas:

Organization in agile projects or companies
Technical best practices and useful tools
Requirements and testing in agile projects
Economic questions, project performance and business considerations

In particular, we are looking for contributions involving customers and real-life case studies (the more state-of-the-art and experimental, the merrier – people who dare to try should be on stage). Please bring your customer or customer project with you.

Session Formats

Possible session formats (each 45 minutes) are:

Classical talk
Interactive sessions / workshops
Practitioner report (case studies)
Young talents (details below)

If your proposed session involves longer exercises or a special format, you can also offer a session requiring two 45-minute slots.

Young Talents

This year we will have the special "young talents" format, which is dedicated to supporting young professionals hold their first session at a conference.

There are a specific set of requirements for submission to this format:

You are under 35 years old
It is your first talk at a conference
Your session is a classic talk or practitioner report

Young talents will receive additional support.

Before the conference:

Feedback on your proposal, including the option to get in touch with an expert
Individual coaching to prepare you for your talk
Option to hold a rehearsal in front of a small audience providing you with valuable feedback
Meet & Greet with the keynote speakers

After the conference:

Personal feedback from an expert

Open Space Area

This year, you can also propose a short (15 minutes) lightning talk / session. There will be a shorter time slot scheduled after lunch for these talks.

Downloads

proposal form
example proposal EN
example proposal DE

Location

 

FH Campus Wien

www.fh-campuswien.ac.at

Adress:

FH Campus Wien
Favoritenstraße 226
1100 Wien

Public Transport Connections

  • Subway: U1, station Altes Landgut

Our Team

  For general information please send an email to: info@agiletourvienna.at

Veronika Winter

Organization

Katharina Leitner

Organization

Milena Krnjic

Organization

Sponsors

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Partners

Content Committee

Christian Biegler

Elisabeth Binder

Rudolf Groetz

Christian Hassa

Franz Hofer

Michaela Kinberger

Veronika Kotrba & Ralph Miarka

Barbara Neumayr

Igor Petrovic

Christian Ploninger

Ursula Simo

Roland Tiefenbrunner

Sigrid Schefer-Wenzl

Laura Hermann

Igor Miladinovic

Support us as a review team member

 



Just as in previous years, we want the Agile Tour Vienna 2018 to feature a high-quality and well-balanced schedule. You can help us actively shape this year’s schedule by becoming a review team member.

How can you get on board?
  • Send your curriculum vitae to info@agiletourvienna.at by May 31, 2018
  • Include a cover letter describing why you are the perfect fit for our review team
What do we need from you?
  • Attend three meetings (in September and October) at the TechTalk Office in Vienna
  • Motivate and encourage people in your network to submit proposals
  • Read and evaluate every proposal (approx. 50)
  • Very good German and English skills; proposals can be submitted in both German and English

The Agile Tour Vienna Team

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