Nigel Baker

Certified Scrum Trainer, Owner - AgileBear

World leading Agile coach and consultant, specialising in transforming teams and companies utilising Scrum. One of the leading Certified Scrum Trainers in the world. With a long background in Scrum, software engineering, project management and coaching. Extensive experience of Scrum in enterprise settings, including distributed and offshored teams. Nigel’s particular interest lies in using Scrum in organizational change.

Currently Nigel is delivering Scrum and Agile training, coaching and consultancy across the world for his company, AgileBear Ltd.

Nigel was the programme chair of the ScrumAlliance Global Gathering: London 2011, A hugely successful Agile conference. He has presented sessions at over a half dozen Scrum Gatherings, on subjects as varied as In depth studies of Scrum via Kano Analysis, Organisational change patterns and models, The future of Agile, Deep dives into true Scrum, Genuine and working scaling and scaled Agile patterns and models, War stories on real organisation changes and common mistakes and pitfalls in those journeys. Nigel recently keynoted two Scrum Gatherings – in San Diego and Munich.

Nigel is also spending (his few free moments) developing his book on “Building Great Agile Organisations With Scrum.” This book is massively delayed by his two young children, but will be well worth the wait.

My Sessions

Advanced Advancedness – Why being better is great but being great maybe dangerous (Nigel Baker)

Hogan Mezzanine 1

The move towards ADVANCED Agile has begun! This talk is about my personal journey into the concept of advanced agility (and Scrum) and what on earth that actually means….

Track: Leinster - Theme: Advancing Agile