• Agile Product Open 

    South Africa

    The place where Agile meets Product Management

  • #APO_SA

    Agile Product Open is the leading forum for learning, sharing, and promoting the application of Agile principles and practices to product management so we can make better products in better ways. We energize, enlighten, and

    exemplify the co-creative and collaborative core of Agile principles through the way we gather.

    Check out our "sister" chapter, Agile Product Open in Boston.


    Why should I attend?


    APO is the place for product people using Agile to share, care, and go deep on how to apply Agile principles and practices to the art and science of Product Management.


    Who should attend?

    • Product Leaders
    • Project Managers
    • Product Managers
    • Product Owners
    • Technical Product Owners
    • Agile Business Analysts
    • CTO's of Engineering or Development Leads
    • Agile Coach
  • What is Open Space?

    Open Space Technology (also referred to as Open Space or OST), is a self-organizing practice that releases the inherent creativity and leadership in people.


    By inviting you to take responsibility for what you care about, Open Space establishes a marketplace of inquiry, where you propose the topics, reflect and learn from each other, and accomplish meaningful work.


    Open Space is internationally recognized as an innovative approach to creating whole systems change and inspiring the best in human performance.


    Check out our FAQs for more info.


    Possible topics


    Since you -the participants- define the agenda, any topic is possible!

    Here are some possibilities:

    • Influencing product strategy
    • How to integrate UX into agile product discovery
    • How to engage stakeholders in product discovery
    • Agile Product Roadmapping: Traps and Tips
    • It’s the Goal, Not the Role: Product Manager, Product Owner, Business Analyst, Project Manager 
    • Collaboration in distributed Agile Product Teams
    • Story Slicing Essentials
    • Detecting dependencies in your Backlog
    • Finding your MVP 
    • Product decision making
    • Hypothesis testing and determining value
    • Building effective acceptance criteria
    • Efficient product backlog management 
    • Delivering low and high fidelity prototypes
    • And more...
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    Thank you for your support!

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    Don't be afraid to reach out.