Program Details Module 2

Age of Agile: A Hybrid Approach to Agile Project Management (2.0 Technical PDUs)

Throughout this interactive workshop, participants will explore various elements of agility and related agile methodologies from a unique perspective that encourages innovative thinking and application of agile techniques. It is based on a hybrid approach to agile project management which combines agile practices with traditional waterfall methodologies. The material builds on the Project Everest framework and explores an in-depth analysis of the fundamentals of agile project management and following an iterative and adaptive approach.

Through short group discussions and hands-on exercises, participants will explore elements from each of the PMI domains for agile projects and will gain a better understanding of the governing principals and knowledge that support an agile approach to project management. Some of the areas that will be covered include:

  • Hybrid methods of incorporating agile project management

  • Responding quickly and efficiently to issues that arise

  • Making prompt project decisions and taking appropriate action

  • Adopting an iterative approach to project processes

  • The importance of team interaction and effective collaboration

  • Adapting to the environment and revised customer requirements

  • Continuous identification and evaluation of risks

  • Adaptive planning based on current knowledge and goals