What is Scrum: An Introduction to the Scrum Framework

April 4, 2018

Wednesday, April 4th 1:00 PM EDT (17:00 UTC)

Although Scrum has been around for more than 22 years, and is practiced by more than an estimated 18 million people around the world, it is still new to many. In this session, we will provide an overview of the Scrum framework, discuss how Scrum enables agility and ways that empiricism can empower the teams that use it. Like with any form of process, there are myths that arise, during this session, many of these myths will be dispelled using facts and real-world examples. Some of the topics to be covered include:

  • Common myths and misconceptions about Scrum
  • The Scrum Guide - Scrum Events - Scrum Artifacts
  • The Roles in Scrum
  • Discuss and dispel common myths
  • How Scrum can be used with other practices like Kanban, DevOps, Continuous Delivery and more

At the end of this webinar, you will walk away with a clearer understanding of Scrum and how it can be applied in today's digital world.

Speaker Information

EricThe speaker for this event will be Eric Naiburg, Vice President of Marketing for Scrum.org.  

Eric is co-author of UML for Database Design and UML for Mere Mortal. Eric is currently responsible for all aspects of marketing and previously held a similar role as director of marketing for INetU (now Peak10). Before INetU, Eric was program director at IBM and Rational Software responsible for application lifecycle management (ALM), DevOps and Agile solutions Eric has held product management and marketing roles with other organizations including: Ivar Jacobson Consulting, CAST Software and Logic Works Inc. (Acquired by Platinum Technologies and CA), as product manager for ERwin.