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Whether you’re new to the agile process and need to get up to speed quickly, or you’re experienced and ready to take your team or organization to the next level, our hands-on, in-depth workshops have you covered. Plus, all Agile Dev West is held in conjunction with Better Software West and DevOps West conferences, allowing you to choose from three distinct programs.
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Pre-Conference Training & Certification
Enhance your conference experience by attending one of our pre-conference training classes.
- Agile Tester Certification
- Product Owner Certification
- Certified ScrumMaster Training
- Fundamentals of DevOps Certification—ICAgile
- Leading SAFe–SAFe Agilist Certification Training
- Software Tester Certification—Foundation Level
- Fundamentals of Agile Certification—ICAgile
Looking for in-depth discussions on specific topics? Experience up to two days of robust tutorials offered in half- and full-day formats, covering topics across the development lifecycle.
Tutorial sessions allow you to focus on a particular area of interest so that you can learn to make improvements to everyday processes in the areas that matter most to you.
Agile Leadership Summit
Bring your difficult issues and challenges to the Agile Leadership Summit where you can draw on the knowledge and experience of these leaders and your fellow participants who may have already faced and solved some of your issues.
You’ll hear what’s working—and not working—and have the opportunity to share your experiences and successes.
- Pre-conference training and certification classes
- Keynotes featuring recognized thought-leaders
- The Expo, bringing you the latest in agile software development solutions
- A full day to explore unique challenges at the Agile Leadership Summit
- In-depth half- and full-day tutorials that focus on your area of interest
- Concurrent sessions covering major issues and solutions
- Networking events: receptions, breakfasts, breaks, and lunches included
“I liked having both Agile & Better Software in one conference. The variety of topics is great. ”Jackie Sutton — Blue Cross Blue Shied of Kansas
“The tutorials were great! I got a lot of ideas that I can hopefully implement - a few of them at least. Also liked opportunity to network with other attendees.”Kathi Johnson — Ingersoll-Rand Company
“Speakers were great and very accommodating to questions and generous of sharing experiences. ”Verita Sorsby — Tio Networks
“The conference tutorials and keynotes were all extremely valuable and engaging. ”Andrew Rohan — Shelter Insurance
“There were several practical talks. Gave me time to think and network to develop actionable take-aways. The keynotes were inspiring! ”Pete Lichtenwalner — Verint
“My role is acting as a test lead for my team, so I chose Better Software. It was very easy to isolate the testing sessions, but still gain value from the Agile & DevOps sessions" ”Andrew Rohan — Shelter Insurance
“Thank you for another wonderful conference. I attended last year and 3 colleagues came with me this year. ”Amanda Curtis — Western Governor's University
“This was my first software/agile development conference—very well coordinated and looking forward to attend future ones.”Tran Sin Park — Northwestel
“The networking opportunities were great! The quality and expertise of the people I met was very high! ”Robie Wood — Will Show Value
“It was very well run. The tutorials were by far the best! The coaches had real experiences to pull from and also integrated humor and that made it easy. They were also available for questions. ”Barrett Scoggins — Arbor Networks