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Caleb Jenkins, Sr. Product Cloud Architect | 6x Microsoft MVP | International Speaker | Wrox Author, Software Manager, LinuxAcademy.com

Caleb Jenkins, Sr. Product Cloud Architect | 6x Microsoft MVP | International Speaker | Wrox Author, Software Manager, LinuxAcademy.com

Caleb Jenkins is an international speaker, author and 6 time Microsoft MVP award recipient;he currently works at Linux Academy in Ft. Worth, where he is proud to be creating the best on-line learning experience for Microsoft Azure anywhere. An entertaining and informative speaker that approaches software from a fresh perspective that spans UX, Agile and enterprise customers from across the globe. He has previously led UX product design teams, coached multi team agile transformations and architected and mentored at some of the largest companies in the world.

As a long time community leader and former Microsoft Developer Evangelist Caleb is well known for his engaging speaking style, depth of knowledge and creative energy. Founder and Principal Mentor at Proaction Mentors, former UX Manager and Agile Coach for Sabre, former Senior Architect for Six Flags Corporation, Caleb currently works as the Senior Product Architect for Targetbase in Dallas. You can follow Caleb on twitter @calebjenkins or read his blog at developingUX.com.
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 Sessions

Scaling Scrum in the Enterprise

Scrum is the most popular Agile framework in the world for effective team collaboration on complex projects. Scrum provides a small set of rules that create just enough structure for teams to be able to focus their innovation. Scrum is optimized for teams for teams of 5 to 9 people. Making Scrum work with larger teams or in large enterprise environments brings its own set of challenges. This talk presents 3 patterns used on enterprise teams to scale Scrum effectively with global teams.
Aug 5th - 10:45 AM
Aug 5th

Prototype, Collaborate, Innovate

A UX Story from the worlds most used white labeled travel site. How we use Sketches, Prototyping and Innovation Games to collaborate with our customers and experience innovation breakthroughs. If a picture is worth a 1000 words, then a prototype is worth 1000 meetings! Come learn keys to better prototypes.
Aug 5th - 1:00 PM
Aug 5th

Development Matters ...nuggets for your next steps

What you do matters. You make a difference. You are changing the world. This talk will hit on key areas like UX Design, writing Clean Code, Code Security, Engineering Practices, Company Culture, Continual Learning and the most critical key: Professionalism. We'll have a great time and you'll walk away with a broader appreciation of the landscape that you are in and the future that you are building.
Aug 5th - 4:30 PM
Aug 5th