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AgileTour 2013

Time: October 7, 2013 from 12:30pm to 4:30pm
Location: EbayEnterprise (previously known as GSI Commerce) in King of Prussia
Street: 935 First Avenue
City/Town: King of Prussia
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Event Type: meeting, agiletour, open, space, afternoon
Organized By: John Voris, Lead Coordinator
Latest Activity: Oct 8, 2013

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Event Description

AgileTour 2013

The Agile Tour is an annual multi-city, multi-country event to tell the world about Agile practices in software development. 

And to assist our colleagues and local businesses in their adoption of Agile.

Monday Afternoon, Oct 7th at EbayEnterprise (previously known as GSI Commerce) in King of Prussia.

4 different tracks in the first hour, another 4 tracks in the second hour, and a panel discussion of experts in the main hall in between. 


Sign up for Sessions Speakers and Practitioners Who Will Take the Stage:
12:40 to 1:10 pm - finger food laid out, perhaps in one of the training rooms

1:10 to 2:10 pm - choice of 4 tracks

  • Simulation - Daniel Vacanti, Corporate Kanban .com = Part 1 Kanban (cafeteria)
  • Simulation - Andre Dhondt, Dhondt Teams Gel = The Snowflake Exercise (cafeteria)
  • Startup Track – David Bulkin, LitheSpeed = Introduction to the use of ATDD/BDD and HDD to Drive Business Results
  • Core Value Track – Damon Poole, Eliassen = Splitting User Stories

2:10 to 2:20 pm - mingle time

2:20 to 3:20 pm - Panel of Experts in the main meeting room (cafeteria)

3:20 to 3:35 pm - mingle time

3:35 to 4:35 pm - choice of 4 tracks

  • Simulation - Daniel Vacanti, Corporate Kanban .com = Part 2 Kanban (cafeteria)
  • OpenSpace Fishbowl - continuing discussions about Management Problems of Agile (cafeteria)
  • Startup Track - Stephen Frein , Comcast Dir of QA, Drexel Univ = 5 misconceptions about Agile
  • Core Value Track - Thomas Cagley, David Consulting = When Good Numbers Go Bad


The Open Space Topics for a Fishbowl discussion will be chosen by the attendees that afternoon , to continue the discussion of management problems that surface from the panel of experts, making for a dynamic and interesting afternoon.


We are still looking for sponsors for food and give-aways.

If you would like to be involved, drop us a note at




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Comment by Brian Federici on October 7, 2013 at 8:51pm

Great job on the event!

Comment by Bonnie on September 11, 2013 at 3:33pm

Bummed to miss this, but I will be out of the country!

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