TSP Symposium 2011

September 19-22, 2011 | Atlanta, GA


Monday, September 19
9:00a.m. – 5:00p.m.Exploring TSP: An Introduction - Dan Burton, William Nichols
9:00a.m. – 5:00p.m.Introduction to the Accelerated Improvement Method (AIM) - Tim Chick, Jim McHale
 Tutorials are priced separately; please see registration page for details.
Tuesday, September 20
7:30 a.m. –8:30 a.m.Continental Breakfast and Registration
8:15 a.m.Symposium Welcome
8:30 a.m.Keynote: Evaluating and Ranking Software Methods and Practices - Capers Jones
9:30 a.m.TSP is Coming! - Bill Nichols
10:15 a.m.Morning Break
10:30 a.m.First TSP results at Ecuador and Colombia, a shared successful effort - Hector Gonzalez-Santos and Pablo Henriquez
11:15 a.m.A Survival Guide for Leaders - Dan Wall
12:00 p.m.Lunch
1:15 p.m.Updating the Quality Profile for Modern Development Environments - Noopur Davis and Darryl Davis
2:00 p.m.An Architect’s Point of View on TSP - Felix Bachmann
2:45 p.m.Afternoon Break
3:15 p.m.Paths of Adoption: A Taxonomy of Pre-TSP/TPI Teams - David Saint-Amand, Mark Stockmyer
4:00 p.m.The Emphasis Should be on Team, not Software Process - Robert Musson
4:45 p.m.Daily Wrap-Up
5:00 p.m.Birds of a Feather Sessions
6:00 p.m.Welcome Reception Begins
Wednesday, September 21
7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.Continental Breakfast
8:15 a.m.Morning Announcements
8:30 a.m.Keynote: Failure Is Not an Option - James Over
9:30 a.m.Reporting Project Status to Management - François Auradon, Noopur Davis
10:15 a.m.Morning Break
10:30 a.m.Applying TSP for Services: Seven Key Lessons Learned - Oscar Mondragon and Alan Willett
11:15 a.m.Team Software Process at Adobe Systems: Current State of the Program - Barbara Spencer
12:00 p.m.Lunch
1:15 p.m.A PSP Analysis of Defects Injected During Detailed Design - Diego Vallespir, Bill Nichols
2:00 p.m.Broadening the Ability to Train and Launch Effective Engineering and Service Teams - Jeffrey Schwalb, Bradley Hodgins
2:45 p.m.Afternoon Break
3:15 p.m.SEI Interactive Discussion Sessions: Coaching Teams: The Soft Side of TSP; and Coaching vs. Dumb Luck
4:45 p.m.Daily Wrap-Up
5:00 p.m.Birds of a Feather Sessions
Thursday, September 22
7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.Continental Breakfast
8:15 a.m.Morning Announcements
8:30 a.m.Keynote: Medical Device Software Development - Carl Wyrwa
9:30 a.m. A Highly Successful Canceled Project - David Jolley
10:15 a.m.Morning Break
10:30 a.m.Changing Software Management Culture from Academic - Keiichi Katamine, Yoshihiro Akiyama, and Masanobu Umeda
11:15 a.m.Finding the Estimating Data - David Malley
12:00 p.m. Lunch  
1:15 p.m.Five Lessons I Learned From an Inspiring Leader - Dan Roy
2:00 p.m.Mastering the Coaching of Excellence - Alan Willett
2:45 p.m.Afternoon Break
3:15 p.m.TSP on an Architecture-Driven Project - Luis Carballo, Jim McHale, Robert Nord
4:00 p.m.Symposium Wrap-Up and Adjournment
Friday, September 23
7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.Partner Workshop Day (by invitation only)
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