CANCELED: Agile in the Government: Cultural Change

CANCELED: Agile in the Government: Cultural Change


Joshua Seckel

Chief Solutions Architect

Sevatec, Inc

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Event Date: 
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 7:30am - 9:30am

This Event Has Been Cancelled

About the Presentation

In this session, the speaker will address cultural changes required to make Agile work in the government, discuss the resistance to change, and the importance of culture in the successful implementation of Agile principles. It is followed by an open interactive discussion with question and answers.

Event Location: 
Clydes - Gallery Place
707 7th Street, NW
Washington, District Of Columbia 20001
Agenda and Cost: 

7:30am - 8:00am: Continental Breakfast and Networking
8:00am - 9:00am: Featured Presentation
9:00am - 9:30am: Networking

PMIWDC Members: $25
Non-Members: $30

Pre-registration is required. Cancellations and refund requests are accepted up to 48 hours prior to the event's start. We cannot offer refunds requested after that time.
PDUs Available: 
1 PDU for Certified PMs
Talent Triangle Category: 
Strategic and Business Management

About the Speaker

Joshua Seckel

Sevatec, Inc
Chief Solutions Architect
Joshua Seckel is an industry-recognized expert in the Agile community. He has led the transformation and modernization of federal IT during his tenure as a Division Chief at DHS USCIS. He understands first-hand the organizational dynamics, cultural impediments, and enterprise strategies to effectively implement Agile and DevSecOps across IT portfolios. As both a contractor and a federal employee, Joshua has more than 20 years of experience leading the development of software solutions for government entities, including DHS HQ, USMC, OCC, DHS DNDO, and DHS USCIS. He holds a Masters of Business Administration in Technology Innovation Management from Pacific Lutheran University, is an ICAgile Certified Expert Agile Coach, and is a highly sought-after speaker in the Agile community. He is currently the Chief Solution Architect for Agile and DevOps at Sevatec.

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