Changing the game – world-class Agile thought leadership comes to NZ

One of my personal missions is to help people shift their traditional, predictive mindset to an adaptive one that can better cope with our complex, modern world. New ways of thinking, leading and working are vital for NZ to lift its productivity and quality of life. So I’m incredibly proud and excited to announce that we’re bringing four world leaders to New Zealand to help improve agility in NZ. 

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Keynote profile – Ahmed Sidky

Ahmed Sidky (aka ‘Doctor Agile’) is a well-known thought leader in the Agile community. He is currently the Director of Development Management for Riot Games and, before that, was an Agile transformation coach and consultant for Fortune 100 companies. He is the co-author of Becoming Agile in an Imperfect World and the President and co-founder of ICAgile. Ahmed was selected as the programme chair for the Agile 2009 conference and has been an invited speaker at many Agile conferences around the world speaking on topics such as the Agile mindset, how to create Lean, high-performing habits within teams and how to transform organisations in a manner that achieves sustainable organisational agility.

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Four global thought leaders in keynote line-up

We’re very excited to announce our four keynote speakers for AgileNZ Conference 2015 – international thought leaders, authors, mentors and speakers. Introducing President/Co-founder of ICAgile Ahmed Sidky, Lyssa Adkins and Michael Spayd of the Agile Coaching Institute in the US and Lynne Cazaly from Australia, whose work is focused on change leadership, team engagement and communication and project communication and collaboration…

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Keynote profile – Lynne Cazaly

A speaker, author and mentor, Lynne works with leaders, projects and teams on major change and transformation projects, including with Agile and UX teams. Her work is focused on change leadership, team engagement and communication and project communication and collaboration. A master facilitator and trainer of facilitators and visual practitioners, she is a mentor on the Faculty of Thought Leaders Business School.

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Keynote profiles – Lyssa Adkins & Michael Spayd

Co-founders of the Agile Coaching Institute which provides a rich programme of training, mentoring and thought leadership, Lyssa and Michael help take the world of Agile coaching to a new level of potential and professional rigour.

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