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  • Blog Post : Steve Parks Reviews the Art of Agile Feedback 2013 Many Thanks to Steve Parks for his post reviewing Agile on the Beach session : The Art Of Agile Feedback Marcin Floryan, a developer at Compare The Market, spoke at the Agile On The Beach conference about effective feedback in agile… http://wunderroot.co.uk/blog/art-agile-feedback If you have photos, blogs or content you would like to share please send to b.waldock(at)oxin.co.uk   ...
  • Blog Post – James Laird Developer News 2013 Many Thanks to James Laird for a great blog post on the conference “There are people who wrote Nokia apps kicking themselves”: BDD inventor Dan North keynotes Agile on the Beach DeveloperNews05 Sep 2013 by James Laird Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2013/09/05/there-are-people-who-wrote-nokia-apps-kicking-themselves-bdd-inventor-dan-north-keynotes-agile-on-the-beach/#ixzz2ePQoilUJ If you have photos, blogs or content you would like to share please send to b.waldock(at)oxin.co.uk  
  • Post Conference Photos and Videos 2013 Photos and Videos of the event are available on the site and will be added over the coming weeks as edited and received! Further photos are available on Flickr via @arengrimshaw http://www.flickr.com/photos/arengrimshaw/9676941373/ or on our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/agileonthebeach If you have photos, blogs or content you would like to share please send to b.waldock(at)oxin.co.uk  
  • Agile on the Beach conference sets off for its third year – Press Release On Thursday and Friday the Agile on the Beach conference takes place in Falmouth. Attendees are set to enjoy two-days of 30 speaker workshops at the cutting edge of Agile business and software.  On top of this, the conference hosts three evenings of social events; a pre-conference campus gathering for pizza and introductions, a fantastic beach ...
  • Welcome to Agile on the Beach 2013 from the team Welcome to our third annual conference! We hope you enjoy Agile on the Beach 2013 and we invite you to join us at our pre-conference gathering tonight (Wednesday 4th) from 6.30pm for drinks & pizza in the Student Union Bar on Tremough Campus, and on Thursday evening The Atlassian Beach Party on Gyllyngvase Beach, Falmouth Follow us ...
  • The Atlassian Beach Party at Agile on the Beach The  Beach Party at Agile on the Beach are delighted to welcome Atlassian as sponsors of this year’s conference and beach party. Join us and experience a taste of Cornwall at our beach party set on the stunning Gyllyngvase beach in Falmouth including live music, food and drink. A great chance to unwind, reflect upon your first day ...
  • New Speaker : Steve Parks – Introducing Sceptical Managers to Agile We are pleased to confirm that Steve Parks will be speaking at this years conference giving an insight on how to introduce Agile to sceptical managers as part of our business stream at the conference. We look forward to seeing you later this week! The Agile on the Beach Team Healthy Web Projects — How to explain agile ...
  • Just in Time Tickets – waiting list closing today (30/8/13) With Just a week to spare we have found ways to slightly increase our capacity to provide tickets to those on the waiting list for conference tickets.  Following a rush this morning we can confirm there are now only 5 remaining tickets available and sales will close at 5pm today (30/8/13) Please email info@agileonthebeach.com to request ...
  • The Atlassian Beach Party at Agile on the Beach Agile on the Beach are delighted to welcome Atlassian as sponsors of this years conference and beach party. This years party set on the stunning Gyllyngvase beach in Falmouth includes local live entertainment, food and drink giving everybody a taste of Cornish life and a chance to unwind and socialise with speakers, sponsors and delegates attending ...
  • Travel Sharing Forum We have set up a forum on the site so those attending the event can organise travel sharing if they wish for example from Newquay Airport http://agileonthebeach.com/delegate-forum/?mingleforumaction=viewtopic&t=1 There is also a forum for pre-conference chatter  
  • Session News : Allan Kelly : Do it right, then do the right thing Do it right, then do the right thing Several generations of managers have been taught to “Do the right thing, then do it right.”  Right.  It has a logic all of its own doesn’t it?  What’s the use of being highly effective is you are highly effective at the wrong thing? But what if the obsession with ...
  • August News : Waiting List Now Available for Hopeful Attendees AGILE ON THE BEACH CONFERENCE IS A SELL-OUT SUCCESS WAITING LIST NOW AVAILABLE FOR HOPEFUL ATTENDEES. Cornish technology and business conference Agile on the Beach has recently announced that for the first year the event is sold out. 2013 has seen a surge in ticket sales, with the total tickets sold for the third annual conference tripling. The ...
  • Session News : Becoming a G-Cloud & Government supplier This session will look at what small companies need to do to join G-Cloud and become a supplier to HM Government.  After walking through the application procedure we will hear some first hand experience of joining and being on G-Cloud.  The final part of the session will adopt a panel format to allow the audience to ask questions and discuss ...
  • SOLD OUT – Agile on the Beach fully booked We are delighted to announce that Agile on the Beach is now fully booked.   210 delegates, including 30 speakers and a variety of public and private sector sponsors are now set to enjoy 2 days in Cornwall exploring the latest in agile thinking. We are currently reviewing our capacity and will be operating a waiting list ...
  • High Growth Insights at Agile on the Beach High Growth Insights at Agile on the Beach Belinda Waldock, member of the Agile on the Beach committee and Business Coach with sponsor Oxford Innovation shares an overview of what’s on offer at Agile on the Beach for non-technical Businesses this year. Agile is an invaluable tool for businesses looking to improve project management and can be ...
  • Allan Kelly confirmed to talk Agile and Business at Agile on the Beach We are delighted to confirm that Allan Kelly of www.allankelly.net , Software Business Consultant based in London boasting clients such as Virgin. His focus is on the business side of the software development and will be speaking at this years conference in our Business stream.   Allan is going to share his insights and experiences of ...
  • Big Businesses Booking to attend Agile on the Beach EARLY BIRD TICKETS END 31ST JULY – SECURE YOUR TICKETS NOW Joining many Cornish business owners and software professionals this year, Agile on the Beach is also set to welcome attendees from The Met Office, Compare the Market, Screwfix, Thoughtworks, IBM and others. Agile on the Beach has grown to explore three key levels of becoming ...
  • Incredible Team speakers at Agile on the Beach Agile on the Beach returns to Falmouth this year to host 30 UK and International Agile speakers in a one of a kind conference on the Cornish coast. Taking place on the 5th and 6th of September, Agile on the Beach is a two day business and technology conference with a difference. The conference brings together ...
  • Incredible Software speakers revealed at Agile on the Beach Agile on the Beach returns to Falmouth this year to host 30 UK and International Agile speakers in a one of a kind conference on the Cornish coast. Taking place on the 5th and 6th of September, Agile on the Beach is a two day business and technology conference with a difference. The conference brings together ...
  • Incredible Business speakers revealed at Agile on the Beach Agile on the Beach returns to Falmouth this year to host 30 UK and International Agile speakers in a one of a kind conference on the Cornish coast. Taking place on the 5th and 6th of September, Agile on the Beach is a two day business and technology conference with a difference. The conference brings together ...
  • April News Super Early Bird Discount Ends Tomorrow Full Details of Topics and Speakers now online 2 Day Conference Pass £215 offer ends Tomorrow (30th April) (Eary Bird £265 1st May – 31st July, Full conference Ticket £315) Speaker Details               Session Details Dan North    Keynote Gabriel Steinhardt    Keynote Jim Barritt    Why you need to learn Clojure, right now Seb Rose    Bad test, good test Steve Freeman    Fractal TDD James ...
  • 2013 Speakers and Topics Dan North    Keynote Gabriel Steinhardt    Keynote Jim Barritt    Why you need to learn Clojure, right now Seb Rose    Bad test, good test Steve Freeman    Fractal TDD James Lewis    Micro-services – Adaptive Architectures and Organisations Jon Jagger    Cyber-Dojo (Double) Chris O’Dell    Continuous Delivery at 7digital – an Experience Report Marcin Floryan    The Art of Feedback Phil Nash    Agile and Mobile – do they work together ...
  • Software Craftmanship Speakers and Topics Software Craftmanship Keynote 2013 : Dan North on Software Craftsmanship Seb Rose, Claysnow    Bad test, good test Marcin Floryan, Compare the Market    The Art of Feedback Steve Freeman, Higher Order Logic    Fractal TDD Chris O’Dell, 7 Digital    Continuous Delivery at 7digital – an Experience Report Jim Barritt, Thoughtworks   Why you need to learn Clojure, right now Phil ...
  • Software Craftmanship Stream Announced This week we will be announcing the 8 speakers who will be joining Dan North keeping software craftmanship central to Agile on the Beach. We are delighted to confirm: Jon Jagger will be running a double session with practical hands on coding craftmanship with his popular Cyber Dojo. Jon Jagger : “I’m 2E years old (hex). I’ve loved ...
  • A postcard from Cornwall We would like to thank Matt at MPad who created our lovely postcard!  
  • Sceduling Underway We have received a fantastic array of submissions for the 2013 conference and would like to thank all those who have submitted. We are now in the process of planning the full line up and we look forward to making announcements as soon as possible. In the meantime dont forget to book your mega early bird ticket ...
  • Agile on the Beach founder to climb Kilimanjaro Michael Barritt, Managing Director of Sullivan Cuff Software Ltd, and co-founder of the Agile on the Beach conference will be attempting to climb Mount Kilimanjaro in aid of Anticoagulation Europe (ACE) on March 9th 2013. Michael, who heads up the Camborne-based company which produces INRstar anticoagulation clinical decision support software, will be making this challenging ...
  • Media Sponsorship for 2013 We are delighted to confirm that Skillsmatter, Methods and Tools and MPad will be media sponsors for this years conference. Skills Matter – media sponsor Skills Matter supports a community of 35,000 Software Professionals with the learning and sharing of skills to write better software. Find hundreds of meetups, talks, conferences, skillscasts and workshops. Methods & Tools – ...
  • Call for Papers 2013 Thursday, 07 February 2013 20:27 Call for Papers: Agile on the Beach 2013 Conference: 5 & 6 September 2013 Submission deadline: 22 March 2013 Where: UCF, Falmouth, UK Call for Papers & Speakers The Agile on the Beach conference will run again in 2013 a the third year.  The venue will again be University College Falmouth (UCF) on 5 & 6 ...
  • Keynote speaker Gabriel Steinhardt confirmed, Call for papers, Tickets on Sale Friday, 01 February 2013 14:17 Keynote speaker Gabriel Steinhardt confirmed, Call for papers, Tickets on Sale Read our latest email News Click here to register for email news updates
  • Software Development Careers in Cornwall – Summer Boot Camp Opportunity Thursday, 31 January 2013 09:56 This July, Software Cornwall are planning to run a 2 week residential Software Boot Camp in Cornwall.  If you are looking for a career in Software Development register your interest now http://www.softwarecornwall.org/foundationfortnight/ What is it – this is a Software Boot Camp with a win-win outcome for you. Over a two week period ...
  • Gabriel Steinhardt confirmed as keynote speaker at Agile on the Beach 2013 Wednesday, 30 January 2013 16:27 Second Keynote Speaker announced for Agile on the Beach 2013 We are delighted to announce Gabriel Steinhardt is to keynote at Agile on the Beach 2013, a recognized international high-tech product management expert, author, lecturer and developer of practical tools and methodologies that increase product managers’ productivity. Gabriel joins Dan North leading thinker ...
  • Get the Inside Track… Agile on the Beach conference tickets on sale now Monday, 14 January 2013 15:26 Get the Inside Track… Agile on the Beach conference tickets on sale now After a successful 2012, Agile on the Beach is back in Cornwall for its third year to help businesses learn how to improve their productivity through employing Agile practices, with early bird offers available to those who book their ...
  • Beachside Conference puts Cornwall at the Heart of Global Business Methodology Beachside Conference puts Cornwall at the Heart of Global Business Methodology This year Agility and Innovation were at the heart of the 2012 Agile on the Beach conference, as international speakers from Germany, Australia & USA met with over 150 speakers and delegates who gathered from across the UK to discuss Agile and Lean practices. Allan Kelly, ...
  • More Video/Audio of 2012 Agile on the Beach conference Jeff Brantley http://echo.falmouth.ac.uk:8080/ess/echo/presentation/68fbc7b4-a2f6-4879-add3-36ad334538d4 Lightning Talks http://echo.falmouth.ac.uk:8080/ess/portal/section/af199ae8-0f8c-4266-9743-c92624a239c6 Eben Upton http://echo.falmouth.ac.uk:8080/ess/echo/presentation/6dc221a0-4dee-4537-9654-51adb912fdd4 BT/Superfast Broadband http://echo.falmouth.ac.uk:8080/ess/echo/presentation/93ad8fd0-1b60-4fc9-b3bf-810ff1515a26 Michael feathers http://echo.falmouth.ac.uk:8080/ess/echo/presentation/c39d4496-d324-4f25-90d3-075c53720244 Oxford Innovation http://echo.falmouth.ac.uk:8080/ess/echo/presentation/dc80f4c0-7eb0-4065-885f-2cc389be672b Video : Speaker Panel Key Conference – Key Take Away Question At the 2012 Agile on the Beach conference Mike Feathers, Jeff Brantley, Mark Wightman and Stefan Priebsch share their key take aways on agile at this years conferenceClick below to view the video Agile On The Beach 2012 – Speaker ...
  • Post Conference Links Wednesday, 12 September 2012 16:54 Click here to enjoy Jeff Brantleys Keynote on Agile Roadmapping for fun and profit (and Mike Bs intro :o) To see presentation slides from our 2012 speakers please use the 2012 event menu link View photos of the conference at http://www.flickr.com/photos/agileonthebeach/ Video : Speaker Panel Discussion – Question : Key Take Away from Conference Sebastian ...
  • Photos 2012 http://www.flickr.com//photos/agileonthebeach/show/  
  • Innovative development programme helps create 50 new jobs for Cornwall A two-year product development training programme for Cornish businesses has supported the creation of 50 new jobs in the county. The Agile in Cornwall programme, delivered by Oxford Innovation, worked with 15 high growth software businesses to implement the innovative Agile process, which coaches businesses in more efficient and dynamic methods of new product development. Following the ...
  • Agile on the Beach Podcasts Podcast: Toby Parkins and Michael Barritt Agile on the Beach – Toby Parkins and Michael Barritt (mp3) Podcast: Tom & Mary Poppendieck Agile on the Beach – Tom & Mary Poppendieck (mp3)  
  • Inaugural event huge success!! Speakers, delegates and organisers of the largest software conference to take place outside of the South East of England have been praising its fantastic success.The inaugural Agile on the Beach event was staged last week (September 15 & 16) in Falmouth, Cornwall, attracting an international audience. Feedback from attendees has been fantastic. Rob Thompson said: “I ...
  • Inaugural Agile on the Beach webinar attracts international audience The first in a series of webinars designed to give an insight into the inaugural Agile on the Beach conference attracted an international audience with participants logging on across Europe.Author and Agile coaching expert, Rachel Davies, is a key speaker at the event taking place in Cornwall this September. She gave an exclusive insight into her speech on common ...
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