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Why Agile & Scrum?: Deploying Strong Processes for Building your MVP

Thursday, July 11 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm • Organized By Venture Cafe St. Louis
4240 Duncan Ave., James Crutchfield Room, St. Louis, MO 63110


Developing your MVP (minimal viable product) in a lean, iterative way is must-do for tech startups, but what exactly does that look like in practice? Startup founder, agile expert and ITEN Mentor Alejandro Ramirez will lead a discussion on best practices in applying agile concepts in building your MVP. Having worked across all roles of Scrum, a process framework for agile development, and served as an agile consultant for numerous organizations Alejandro will offer strategies and key learnings on managing your team, selecting tools, prioritizing your stories, organizing your backlog, and more. Join the discussion with your questions and your experiences in this important early process!

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Venture Cafe
4240 Duncan Ave.
James Crutchfield Room
St. Louis, MO 63110
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