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Academy: FaST (Fluid Scaling Technology for Agile)

Understanding and Implementing FAST Agile.

Fluid Scaling Technology is a way for people to self-organize around work – that scales.

Instructor/trainer/facilitator: Per Beining 

Practical: 2 days, 9 AM till 5 PM, with regular breaks, lunch, and coffee breaks included.


Course Overview

This two-day, in-person, instructor-led, activity-based class is geared to deeply understanding Fluid Scaling Technology (FAST). It will cover FAST’s what, why, and how, including how to start and common pitfalls to avoid.

The style of this class will follow a plan but not in a highly controlled or structured way. Instead, we will allow for the group’s interests and needs to determine the content and pace – and allow for emergence.

What Will be Covered

The FAST Operating Model comprises a central core and several supporting components.

FAST at its Core

  • What is FAST
  • Roles
  • Meeting
  • Flow Cycle
  • Complexity
  • Dynamic Reteaming and how it plays out

Things to Help Make FAST Work (Non-core Components)

  • Modern Product Management
  • Visualizing Work (and Complexity)
  • Forecasting Mechanisms
  • Reflect and Improve in a dynamic reteaming environment
  • Self-management and New Ways of Working (Teal)
  • Small scale, Large Scale, Portfolio Scale FAST
  • Mastery

Where to Start

  • Small or Large Scale?
  • Building a Collective
  • Experiments and Methods to introduce and start a FAST experiment in your org
  • Pitfalls to look out for & what can kill your experiment
  • FAST as a Replacement for Scrum
  • FAST and SAFe?

Why FAST Works, is So Different to Everything Else, And Why It is Needed Today

  • Network Organizational Theory
  • Dynamic Teaming
  • Wisdom of crowds, Collective Intelligence
  • The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us
  • Business Adaptability

There will be a certificate of attendance for the class.

Who Should Attend this Class

Agilistas, Network Design Pioneers, Product Managers, You!

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