AgileNCR 2016, the 8th edition of the Agile Software Development Conference concludes on a successful note in Gurgaon.. The theme for this year’s conference was ‘Evolution of the Agile Revolution. The conference brought together over 250 delegates from more than 75 Technology Companies in the region, including key International speakers, Industry practitioners, Agile gurus and seasoned Agilists to address the growing need of digital enterprises for adoption of fast-paced Agile Software Development. The conference provided a platform to learn best practices and explore new ideas and trends on evolving technology.
The key speakers of the inaugural session on the first and second day included Anand Sahay, CEO, Xebia India; Tathagat Verma, Founder & CEO, Thought Leadership; Karan Nangru, Chief Digital & Technology, Xebia and Chris Lukassen, Xebia Netherlands; among others respectively. The conference covered all aspects of Agile technology under four parallel tracks- Future of Agile Coaching, Agile beyond IT, Agile DevOpsified and Agile in Big Data and Analytics. Interactive sessions on these topics provided the participants an excellent opportunity to discover tools designed to increase efficiency and productivity while leveraging best practices to improve Agile adoption. Addressing the audience, Anand Sahay, CEO, Xebia IT Architects India Pvt. Ltd said, “AgileNCR 2016 is a very important event for us with respect to taking Agile as well as the Agile community to the next level. Agile is turning bigger than software development. That’s why we have touched upon topics which are beyond IT in this year’s conference. We have talked about how to bring Agility into your organization with regard to marketing, HR and other related aspects. There is another new area of digital transformation that we have particularly focused in this edition of AgileNCR 2016 i.e. ‘Product Ownership’ which is going to play a prominent role in the future for the companies who are trying to get the right value out of technology.”