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Organizing Team

The conference is hosted by Agile Software Community of India (ASCI) with the help of a production team of highly respected Agile experts and practitioners to present a program that spans the whole spectrum of agile practice.

Similar to the last conference, ASCI has appointed AgileFAQs Technology Pvt. Ltd. to organize and manage the conference.

Naresh Jain



Conference Chair

Tech-Startup Founder & Agile Coach @ AgileFAQs.

From Organizational Transformation to enhanced Developer productivity, Naresh helps organizations embrace, scale and sustain essential Agile and Lean thinking. Currently, Naresh spends a large portion of his time leading two Lean-Startups.

Naresh is the founder Vice-Chairman of the Agile Software Community of India (ASCI) . Naresh created and organizes various conferences including the Simple Design And Testing Conference (SDTConf) and Agile Coach Camp. Naresh started many Agile User Groups including the Agile Philly User Group and groups in India.

In recognition of his accomplishments, in 2007 the Agile Alliance awarded Naresh with the Gordon Pask Award for contributions to the Agile Community. 

Conference Committee

Annu Augustine


Annu Augustine has 14 years of experience in the software development arena. She is currently working as a product manager at Digiata Technologies in Cape Town, South Africa.

Annu has developed a great appreciation for good products and everything involved in transforming ideas into valuable products. She is an advocate for simplicity. She has an affinity for technology and passionate about using technology to solve relevant problems. She has lots of enthusiasm for product management because it lives at the intersection of product, people and processes, a perfect blend!

Ravi Kumar


Ravi is a passionate Lean/Agile coach, mentor and evangelist. He belives that Agile is a philosophy more than a software methodology or framework.

Ravi is part of the Bangalore Agile User Group.

Nitin Ramrakhyani


Nitin is a Product Manager for an enterprise product. He is interested in Agile/ Lean/ Kanban,Web 2.0 products.

Nitin is a runner, avid traveler, big foodie and a movie buff.

Venkat Subramaniam


Agile Developer, Inc.

Dr. Venkat Subramaniam is an award-winning author, founder of Agile Developer, Inc., and an adjunct faculty at the University of Houston.

He has trained and mentored thousands of software developers in the US, Canada, Europe, and Asia, and is a regularly-invited speaker at several international conferences. Venkat helps his clients effectively apply and succeed with agile practices on their software projects.

Venkat is the author of ".NET Gotchas," the coauthor of 2007 Jolt Productivity Award winning "Practices of an Agile Developer," the author of "Programming Groovy: Dynamic Productivity for the Java Developer" and "Programming Scala: Tackle Multi-Core Complexity on the Java Virtual Machine" (Pragmatic Bookshelf). His latest book is "Programming Concurrency on the JVM: Mastering synchronization, STM, and Actors.

conference program

Meet Craig Larman, Mary Poppendieck, Rebecca Parsons, David Hussman, Fred George, Jeff Patton, Jez Humble, Linda Rising, Neal Ford, Venkat Subramaniam and many other Agile Thought Leaders...

This Conference offers you:

26th Feb - 2nd March: 14+ Paid Workshops

27th-28th Feb (Wed-Thur): Management Agility Conference covering topics ranging from Management, Leadership & Org. Transformation, Product Discovery. Targeted at CxO, Executives, Managers & POs

1st-2nd March (Fri-Sat): Technical Agility Conference covering topics ranging from Development, Delivery & Ops. Targeted at Testers, Developers, Analysts, UX Designers, Architects & Dev-Ops

3rd-4th March (Sun-Mon): GuruPLoPthe first Indian conference on Patterns & Patterns languages of Program. Targeted at Pattern authors and others who are interested in writing Patterns.

Choose from 4 Parallel Tracks, Workshop, 1:1 Coaching or Open Space.

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Conference Chair: Naresh Jain


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