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Agile Restrospectives by Kate Megaw

January 26, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Event Description

Stamp out Boring Retrospectives!
Do you find it challenging to keep your retrospectives innovative and creative so you get the maximum opportunity to inspect and adapt? This session will review the steps for good retrospectives and give you some innovative tools to help you have creative, fun and engaging retrospectives. This will be a workshop format with teams practicing several different retrospective types!

The learning objectives are:
• Review 5 steps for good retrospectives
• Look at different retrospective formats like The Learning Matrix, Starfish, 4 L’s, Hot Air Balloon, Starfish Spider Web
• Practice multiple techniques for alternate retrospective formats such as Speedboat with Agile Island and Power of 35

About Presenter: Kate Megaw

Kate Megaw is the Chief Operating Officer of the Braintrust Consulting Group where she specializes in working with executives and C-level professionals as well as serving as an Agile Coach and Certified Scrum Trainer®. Before co-founding The Braintrust Consulting Group, Kate worked as a Project Manager and then ScrumMaster and Coach for the global leader in Corporate Actions automation. Kate co-chaired Scrum Gathering Orlando 2016, and is a Global Gathering Program Advisor for the Scrum Alliance. Before moving to the United States, Kate received her bachelor’s degree in Information Management from the Queen’s University of Belfast in Northern Ireland.

PDUs: 1.5 (Technical Project management)

(This event also qualifies for 1.5 Scrum Education Units with the Scrum Alliance)

Date & Time:

Thursday, January 26, 2017

5:30-6:00 PM – Registration/Networking
6:00-7:30 PM – Program


Homewood Suites Downtown Nashville

706 Church St, Nashville, TN 37203

Event Fees:

Members – $5.00

Guests & Walk-Ins – $10.00

(Braintrust will be providing pizza and drinks to attendees)

Registration Close Time: Tuesday, January 24th midnight.

Cancellation Policy: Refunds for Event Cancellations will be full via PMI Nashville Chapter.
Individual cancellations prior to the closure date (January 24, 2017/Tuesday midnight) will be refunded in full via the Chapter VP of Finance




January 26, 2017
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Event Category:


Thomas Cooper


Homewood Suites by Hilton Nashville-Downtown
706 Church Street
Nashville, TN 37203 United States
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