Always Ship on Time: Agile Estimating and Planning

October 11, 2017
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
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SUNY Global Center
116 East 55th Street
New York, NY 10022


Have you ever been asked, "How long do you think this will take?" or "When will this be done?"  You're not alone. Estimating software projects is very challenging, especially when faced with evolving business requirements, a hallmark of the Agile process.

In this session, software engineering management expert Dave Todaro will walk you step-by-step through agile estimating techniques you can use to understand the size of your project and how long it will take. You and your team will quickly come up with accurate estimates and you’ll be able to forecast completion dates based on how fast the team is moving. You’ll learn how to deal with changes in scope and priority while always being able to tell management, “This is when we’ll be done.”

Speaker Biography

Dave Todaro has spent the past 30+ years designing and building mission-critical software applications in a variety of leadership roles. He is the founder and President of Ascendle, a contract software engineering firm specializing in building custom web and native mobile applications and Agile coaching. Ascendle has led Agile transformations at companies ranging from startups to multi-billion dollar enterprises, bringing their software development teams to a world-class level of performance.

One (1.5) Technical PDUs for this event will be auto-reported to PMI Global
Meeting Details
5:30 PM to 6:00 PM - Networking and Buffet Dinner
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM – Program
Venue Details
Dress Code: Business Casual
Picture ID: All participants may be required to show a picture ID to security personnel for admittance to the meeting
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Registration fees, less a non-refundable $5 processing charge, are refundable if cancellation 
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$25.00 Member Ticket
$15.00 Earlybird rate before September 26

$35.00 Non member guest ticket
$25.00 Earlybird rate before September 26

$0.00 Board Member


Agile Estimating and Planning