AGL Live 2019-07-18T11:20:47-07:00

AGL Live

Conversations with leaders in government innovation, IT modernization, and cultural transformation.

 Upcoming 7/18: “Battle of the Frameworks: Choosing Agile Approaches for Government Projects”

Brent Weaver
Brent WeaverImplementation Director, U.S. Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Joey Spooner
Joey SpoonerKanban Trainer, TriTech Enterprise Systems, Inc.
Jonathan Stone
Jonathan StoneExecutive Agile Coach, The Private Sector Group, LLC

SAFe, Scrum, Kanban, or something else? Experienced leaders of agile government projects explain how to choose the right approach for your team size and project type — starting with a beginner-level overview of each framework.

When / Where
Thursday, July 18 @ 12pm PT / 3pm ET
Online – register for your event link

$9 (proceeds benefit the AGL Association, a nonprofit helping government modernize)

AGL members can attend this event for free!

Members of AGL are public and private sector practitioners sharing knowledge and learning skills for improving government IT programs and culture. Become a member here, then apply your member discount code for this event at checkout. (You’ll also gain access to other member benefits throughout the year.)



  • Overview of SAFe, Scrum, and Kanban in government context
  • How to decide if a framework is suitable for a particular project
  • How to involve the customer effectively regardless of the framework you’re using
  • Warning signs that a framework is not a good fit for a particular project
  • Bring your own questions! Audience participation is encouraged.

Book giveaway

All registrants will be entered into a drawing for a raffle book prize. This month’s book is “Personal Kanban: Mapping Work, Navigating Life” by Jim Benson.

Winner will be announced during the event. If selected, you must be present (online) at the event to claim it!


Leaders of civic innovation efforts discuss how government can learn to fail smarter and pivot quickly for better outcomes.


  • Vicky Niblett, GSA
  • Karen Bruns, Monarch Agile Solutions
  • Grace Simrall, Louisville Metro Government
  • Rob Klopp, formerly SSA


“Measuring the Success of Agile Contracts in Government”

“DevSecOps: Beyond the Buzzword”

“Practical Advice for Government Transformation”