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How Microteams Change the Way We Collaborate. Again • Sander Hoogendoorn • GOTO 2021


This presentation was recorded at GOTOpia February 2021. #GOTOcon #GOTOpia
Sander Hoogendoorn - CTO at
ABSTRACT Introducing the next evolution in autonomous collaboration in the age of agile and remote working Over the years, the way organizations and teams operate in software development has changed quite a bit. From projects where teams were sliced vertically per discipline, to multi-disciplinary and cross-functional teams in agile approaches and frameworks. Now, as a consequence of increasing velocity, remote working, DevOps, DevSecOps, and continuous delivery, we are on the move again. In Sander's vision, teams will be even smaller than in agile, work in much shorter cycles than in Scrum, and become much more fluent. Sander has been experimenting with collaboration in teams for years and reasons about this next evolution of collaboration as domains, streams, and microteams. This talk illustrates how organizations and teams doing software and product development can transition to focus on delivering value using the ever-evolving and self-organizing power of microteams and how to get there using a combination of models, such as Cynefin, moving beyond agile and Scrum, innovation funnels and backlogs, autonomy [...]
TIMECODES 00:00 Intro 00:58 Moore's Law 03:55 The challenges ahead 04:04 Challenge 1: Disruption 07:25 Challenge 2: Legacy 11:36 Now what? 12:12 Who am I 13:47 Welcome to the world of small moveable parts 15:09 Stop doing projects 21:36 Continuous flow 30:07 Self-organizing & autonomous 35:51 Fewer rules 39:17 Think for yourself! 41:08 What small problem are we solving today? 44:17 Final thoughts 46:38 Outro
Read the full abstract here: #Microteams #Agile #BeyondAgile #RemoteWorking #HumanFactor #DevOps #DevSecOps #Cynefin #Autonomy #SmallSteps #StopProjects
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