Maria Carlsson has worked with software development in various roles. The last 6 years she has focused on introducing agile methods in various development organizations. There she experienced how transparency, speed and product quality improved significantly when applying Scrum to software development processes. Now she could not resist the challenge of testing the same ideas when working with hardware and software. Currently she drives a project at Volvo Car Corporation to develop more agile integration processes.
Erik Schumann is a senior agile and lean expert at Sellegi Technologies. Since 15+ years Erik has worked to adopt and spread agile philosophy, values, and benefits to the best effect at various international enterprises. Currently Erik is obsessed with the idea of building the best possible support tool for scaled, agile portfolio and release planning. Erik is certified as Scaled Agile Program Consultant (SPC) for SAFe.
What are you going to talk on LTG-23?
Maria and Erik currently run a project at Volvo Car Corporation with the goal to develop internationally competitive innovation environments by applying Lean and Agile development frameworks to shorten time to market. Specifically the project focuses on creating processes and tools to support large-scale software integration for a mechatronics product. On this journey they have encountered a number of obstacles, pitfalls and challenges which they will present, and also the strategy to attack them.