Position Papers 2019

Here are the Position Papers from 2019 Edition of Agile Coach Camp Romania:

Adrian Suciu (@adysuciu)

My Agile Experience is:

I am a Scrum Master working in Agile since 2013. I am an Open Space facilitator and organizer of Agile Coach Camp and Product Camp Bucharest.
I like to use Agile Games to explain the concepts and am interested in how teams evolve in an Agile environment.

This is what I plan to explore during this Coach Camp:

Explore new facilitation techniques, based on improvisation & Agile Games
Explore new retrospective ideas, get inspiration from others.
Do some improv sessions, Powerpoint Karaoke and Rhetoric game
Do a Creative Writing Session
Have some time for myself to rest, relax and have a great time.

I plan to contribute in the following way:

Share my ideas and experience with Agile teams.
Create the premises for a good “Ideas collision” environment.
Bring with me all the joy and playfulness.
Encourage participants to:

  • dare try new things
  • share as much as possible in a safe environment
  • care for themselves and feel free to check out from time to time.

 


Tudor Marciu (@tudormarciu)

My Agile Experience is:

Working with or leading agile teams for roughly 8 years

This is what I plan to explore during this Coach Camp:

Agile in a remote/distributed context, frameworks to use when Scrum is impractical

I plan to contribute in the following way:

Bringing the Product perspective to Agile conversations
 


Cristi Cîrnicianu

My Agile Experience is:

>5 years

This is what I plan to explore during this Coach Camp:

Behavioral styles. Experiences in other companies.

I plan to contribute in the following way:

Sketching. Workshops about feedback, personality types etc.
 


Costin Calisov

My Agile Experience is:

I am a Scrum Master since 2010

This is what I plan to explore during this Coach Camp:

Agile Coach vs Scrum Master.
Are remote teams real teams?

I plan to contribute in the following way:

Get involved and bring my experience.
 


Cristina Darie

Cristina Darie (@cris_darie)

My Agile Experience is:

I have been working as a developer in Agile teams for 6 years. Last year having also the Scrum Master role.

This is what I plan to explore during this Coach Camp:

Working with difficult customers.
Energizing and motivating my team.
How to be a better Scrum Master.

I plan to contribute in the following way:

Agile practices in day to day life. Agile with children.
My experience with Scrum ceremonies in Agile Distributed teams.
 


Emanuel Ilie Bahan

Emanuel Ilie Bahan

My Agile Experience is:

more than 8 years in scrum environment. I was scrum master for 6 months.

This is what I plan to explore during this Coach Camp:

I want to learn more about Scrum and understand how this is applied in different companies.

I plan to contribute in the following way:

to bring some creativity


Gabi Udrescu

Gabi Udrescu (@gabiudrescu)

My Agile Experience is:

During daytime, I work as a Software Product Owner in eCommerce teams since 2013. I recently shifted to a more business orientated position, helping our marketing and operations team to become agile.

During night-time, I spend some of my time with PHP programming, using Symfony, as a framework. It started like a need, now it’s become a hobby.

Once a month, I am co-organizer of Bucharest Symfony Meetup for 2 years now – and counting.

This is what I plan to explore during this Coach Camp:

I want to meet other agile practitioners and share the struggles I am facing now, while trying to implement agile methodologies in a non-dev environment.

I have a highly belief that such a system of work will greatly improve our team productivity.

I plan to contribute in the following way:

Ask lots of questions and carefully listen to what people have to say.

Tell stories and share experience of my own.

Bring an empty belly and fill it with fried trout and polenta.

Have fun with some board games I can bring.


Ciprian Ilinca

Ciprian Ilinca

My Agile Experience is:

2 years

This is what I plan to explore during this Coach Camp:

Agility in banking

I plan to contribute in the following way:

Building the right team for the perfect product


Tudor Tofan

Tudor Tofan

My Agile Experience is:

In the past few years, I’ve been working mostly as a SM and Coach

This is what I plan to explore during this Coach Camp:

I would like to find out more about Liberating Structures, maybe try a string of techniques
Also, I would love to find out more about working towards Agility with senior members in a company (e.g. board level)

I plan to contribute in the following way:

Some of the things I could share from my experience:
* Agile in non-software teams (product development & management)
* Bringing Agile into a large organization
* Working with unexperienced Scrum Masters and help them grow


Alexandru Zăvoianu

Alexandru Zăvoianu

My Agile Experience is:

– I work in agile since 2013, I am currently test lead and I want to learn more about how other people, teams respect agile principles and ceremonies
– Since 2017 we are working in Scaled Agile Framework.

This is what I plan to explore during this Coach Camp:

– To meet people with greater experience, from whom I want to learn not to do the same mistakes
– Happy and sad agile experiences
– How to improve people skills
– Improve communication
– Decision making via metrics
– Powerful questions

I plan to contribute in the following way:

– Talking about how to improve communication in technical teams, and between teams
– Negative feedback – how to
– Automation testing (functional and nonfunctional) in sprints
– Improve people skills
– Identify root cause in case a team doesn’t perform well, has a bottleneck, a communication problem, etc
– Estimation


Maria Olga Ioniță

My Agile Experience is:

5 years in QA

This is what I plan to explore during this Coach Camp:

I would like to learn from others experience in Agile environments.

I plan to contribute in the following way:

Active and pro-active involvement in all activities.


Bogdan Ionuț Ștefan

Bogdan Ionuț Ștefan

My Agile Experience is:

On my way to becoming a Scrum Master.

This is what I plan to explore during this Coach Camp:

Learn as many useful things as possible.

I plan to contribute in the following way:

Have productive discussions about agile and solving problems inside our teams.


Cătălina Daiana Tomescu

Cătălina Daiana Tomescu

My Agile Experience is:

2 years working in agile environment

This is what I plan to explore during this Coach Camp:

– How to improve people skills
– I want to learn the advantages of using Agile Framework

I plan to contribute in the following way:

– Contribute on talks with my previous experiences


Alin Grama

My Agile Experience is:

Agile Project Manager

This is what I plan to explore during this Coach Camp:

Helping good teams become great. How to scale agile.

I plan to contribute in the following way:

Share my experience and knowledge of delivering Agile projects for the past 8 years.