DASA DevOps Partner Meetup | Toronto | Invite-Only | March 7 – Afternoon

Date
Location
Duke of Devon - 66 Wellington St W, Toronto
Event
Meetup

We are excited to host this exclusive DASA DevOps Partner Meetup in Toronto, Canada on March 7, 2019.

This is an invite-only event and specifically targeted for Consulting, Training and IT Services providers. Meet and greet with DASA partners and Dimitri van den Broek, DASA Chief Evangelist and develop local plans or activities with support from DASA.

The purpose of this meeting is to bring together leaders, influencers and enablers from the IT Consulting and Training domain and discuss the state of the DevOps adoption.

Main topics are DevOps skills development, building high performing teams, and how organizations scale DevOps with DASA's certifications and the DASA DevOps  Competence Scan.

We will discuss the current and future state of the Agile, Lean and DevOps movement, share experiences from organizations around the world with DASA's unique competence model, and discuss global DASA DevOps Case Studies and present a local Case Study and perspective.

We have limited seats and this is an invitation-only event.

If you are interested, please make sure you make your interest known by sending an email with your contact details to dimitri.van.den.broek@devopsagileskills.org

Date: March 7 - Afternoon
Time: 14.30 to 17.00 + networking
Location: Toronto -  Duke of Devon - 66 Wellington St W, Toronto

DASA has become a vibrant and fast-growing DevOps Movement backed by 300 Training and Consulting organizations around the world. In 2018 DASA certified professionals in 49 countries across the world on DevOps.

DASA started in April 2016 and has become the leading global certification body in vendor-neutral DevOps competence development supported by more than 300 partners around the world and backed by three leading Exam Institutes.

AGENDA -

2.00 Welcome & Networking
 
2.30 The Promise of DevOps and State of DevOps
  • Global State of DevOps | The promise of DevOps | DevOps research and key findings & learnings? (DORA & HBR) | Why DevOps is playing MainStage
3.00  How does DASA support organizational DevOps Journeys? 
  • The need for new Skills | Developing T-shaped profiles and High Performing Teams | DASA’s Competence Model |  DASA’s DevOps Principles | Focus on Culture | DASA’s certification program and outlook | DASA’s Competence Scan | Learning Journeys of individuals
  • How DASA supports findings and learning of relevant research (Harvard Business Review)  - Irfan Shariff
3.45 Break 
 
4.15 DASA Update and Case Studies
  • Global DASA Update & expansion | DASA Training Partner Update |
  • DASA DevOps Case Studies Corporations and DASA partners
4.45 Teaming up with DASA 
  • Collaboration and| Engagement Models | Working Groups |
5.00 PM Closing and Networking

BY ATTENDING THIS MEETUP YOU WILL:

  • Be part of a select group of experts invited to discuss and engage with DASA, understand DASA’s portfolio direction and learn from experts what is important in your local markets.
  • Learn how the DASA competence model is enabling DevOps adoption around the world and driving subsequent corporate training programs
  • Understand how the DevOps landscape is developing and the unique position of DASA against other market players and how you can position yourself in a winning position

WHY THIS DASA DEVOPS PARTNER MEETUP?

  • Connect and align with our partners in Canada / Toronto
  • Update from DASA on what's happening in other parts of the world
  • Align on market adoption for DevOps in North America, and especially in Canada.
  • Understand how the DevOps landscape is developing and the unique position of DASA against other market players and how you can position yourself in a winning position

LEARNING, SHARING, DISCUSSING

  • Understand DevOps and why it has become a boardroom topic
  • The DASA competence model and DASA Competence Scan are being used and adopted globally and used as a basis for designing training programs and large competence development programs
  • DASA update - DevOps Agile Skills Association - a fast-growing DevOps movement backed by 300 partners around the world
  • Grasp Core DASA DevOps values and principles and understand why cross-functional teams and T-shaped members matter
  • Assess DevOps Journeys from other organizations & what are typical challenges faced?
  • Learn how DASA supports DevOps Journeys
  • Understand the power and of the DASA Competence Scan - for yourself, your team and organization or customers

We have limited seats. Please make sure you reserve your seat in advance by sending an email with your contact details to dimitri.van.den.broek@devopsagileskills.org

Dimitri van den Broek

Dimitri van den Broek is working closely with leading organizations around the world who are developing high performing DevOps teams. He is a driving force…