Tuesday @ Agile 2007

Tuesday saw the opening keynote by Susan Ershler, as well as the beginning of the vendor talks that I organized this year.  Here's the full list of sessions I attended:

Reaching New Heights: Learning to Adapt
by Susan Ershler

Agile Tooling: A Point, Counter-point Discussion
by Ryan Martens (Rally) and Ron Jeffries

Agile Practices in a Distributed Environment
by Michael Vax (Luxoft)

Absolute Agile: Applying the Synergy of Lean and Agile to Enterprise Transitions
by Paul Hodgetts (Agile Logic) and Justin Yaros (Kelley Blue Book)

Empowering Agile Transformation
by Amr Elssamadisy (Valtech)

Agile Adoption at Google: Potential and Challenges at a True Bottom-up Organization
by Mark Striebeck

I also had an interesting conversation with James Shore Tuesday afternoon.  More on each of these to follow.