Season’s greetings! Diana Larsen confirmed to speak at Agile on the Beach 2017

Season’s Greetings!
To celebrate we are delighted to announce our first, exceptional keynote speaker for agile teams and business in 2017, Ms Diana Larsen.

We will be announcing our second and equally brilliant technical keynote from Chicago in the New Year, as well as an exciting final keynote to close our conference, and a unique and amazing double act formed especially for Agile on the Beach.

Submissions are strong for our remaining line up which will be selected in February and confirmed in March.  2017 looks to be another strong year for agile working in Software, Business, Products and Teams, and we look forward to seeing you on the beach in July!

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Belinda, Claire, Allan, Toby, Mark, Mike, Holly & Laura

Agile on the Beach


We are delighted to confirm Diana Larsen will be joining us from Portland, Oregon, USA to keynote at Agile on the Beach 2017.

Internationally known for her brilliant work in agile software development, team leadership and agile transitions we are excited to hear Diana share her insights in July.

Diana has a fantastic breadth and depth of experience working with business leaders and their teams to create work environments where people flourish and push businesses to succeed.

Diana is author of Agile Retrospectives: Making Good Teams Great; Liftoff: Start and Sustain Successful Agile Teams; Five Rules for Accelerated Learning; and co-originator of the Agile Fluency™ model. As a founding partner of FutureWorks Consulting, she leads the practice area for Agile software development, team leadership, and Agile transitions.

For more than 20 years she’s worked with leaders to design work systems, improve project performance, and support leader and enterprise agility. An active speaker and contributor to her professional community, Ms Larsen has contributed as a leader with Agile Alliance, Organization Design Forum, and the Agile Open Initiative.

December 20, 2016