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PA at Agile2016

Join PA's experts at  
the premier Agile conference 
in the world

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PA Consulting Group is proud sponsor of this year’s Agile2016 conference taking place in Atlanta, GA, USA on July 25-29.

Agile2016 is the widely regarded as being the premier Agile conference in the world, with this year seeing 2,500 thought leaders and agile professionals from over 40 countries come together to share, learn and network.

Register for Agile2016

Join PA’s Happy Hour event

Date: Wednesday July 27th
Time: 5.00pm - 6.00pm
Location: PA’s booth

Please come and join us for informal happy hour drinks on Wednesday to meet our team of Agile experts and to learn more about our Agile Transformation work with some of the world’s largest organizations across a variety of industries.

Join PA’s presentation on Agile Transformation with AstraZeneca

Date: Thursday July 28th
Time: 2.00pm
Location: Hyatt Regency, 265 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30303

PA’s Justine Johnston will be presenting with Patty Sheehan of AstraZeneca (AZ) on Agile Transformation that is caught not taught – the story of taking AstraZeneca’s $200 million change portfolio agile. This session will look at several techniques which we used successfully to move the AZ enterprise from a cold start to a place where AZ business teams have ‘caught the change’ with teams reporting significantly faster time to value delivery, reduced team sizes and improved quality.

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Our experience in Agile

PA specializes in helping the world’s largest organizations become agile. Our clients choose us because we challenge convention to find the solutions that really work – in practice, not just on paper. Then we roll up our sleeves and get the job done.

Our impressive track record includes helping a firm to make the largest transition to scaled agile in the world at the time including:

  1. Implement agile at scale and lean thinking to increase the flow of value delivery
  2. Apply agile business design to strip out ‘bad’ complexity that hinders agility
  3. Execute business change methodologies to respond to change flexibly
  4. Create an agile culture to improve engagement, retention, productivity and employee satisfaction.

At PA we don’t just believe in making a difference. We believe in making the difference.

Agile 2016

Pragmatism as a substitute for hard work?

Most organizations adopting Agile ways of working want the gain without the pain. They look to minimize organizational change, find ways to compromise and yet still expect to realize the benefits others have achieved through taking more radical action.

I've played leading roles in some Agile disasters where pragmatism was used as an excuse to avoid tackling difficult challenges. I’d like to share some of that experience with you in the hope that you’ll see the warning signs and be able to correct your course before disaster strikes.

Agile 2016

The Agile organization

Why financial service providers need to adopt organization-wide Agile ways of working.

Markets are globalizing, eco-systems are expanding and digitalization and technological development are increasingly important in securing competitive advantage. Disruptive competitors and new international entrants are challenging traditional players and forcing changes to the market at an incredible speed.


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Sam Bunting

Sam Bunting
PA Agile expert

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