AFH 081: The Scrum Guide Gets an Update with Dave West

Dave West (@davidjwest) joined Ryan Ripley (@ryanripley) to discuss the latest updates to the Scrum Guide.

Dave West hosting the Scrum Guild Update with Ken Schwaber and Jeff Sutherland

Dave West hosting the Scrum Guild Update with Ken Schwaber and Jeff Sutherland

Dave is the CEO/product owner at Scrum.org. He is a frequent speaker and widely published author of articles and his acclaimed book, Head First Object-Oriented Analysis and Design. He led the development of the Rational Unified Process (RUP) and worked with Ivar Jacobson to run the North American business for IJI. Dave managed the software delivery practice at Forrester research where he was VP and research director. Prior to joining Scrum.org, Dave was chief product officer at Tasktop, where he was responsible for product management, engineering, and architecture.

In this episode you’ll discover:

  • Insights into the recent updates to the Scrum Guide
  • How the Scrum Guide is updated by Ken Schwaber and Jeff Sutherland
  • All the many ways Scrum is used around the world.

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