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Topic : My next car GETS 100 miles per gallon 

Yahoo and SolutionsIQ are really excited to welcome awesome Joe Justice to Bangalore India. Joe Justice is the ideator of Team Wikispeed: a team of volunteers distributed around the world who recently created a prototype car that is open source, modular and ultra-efficient in just three months, using processes (such as Agile, SCRUM, etc.) borrowed from software development, the world from which Joe comes from. Joe Justice is the CEO of Wikispeed.com. 

Abstract 

Joe Justice is a Seattle-area agile business process consultant and entrepreneur. He has been a full time client-facing software consultant all of his professional life, building Agile teams and practices enterprise-wide. He is the founder and CEO of WIKISPEED, a green automotive prototyping company that uses Agile methods to build cars. A registered automotive manufacturer since 2006, WIKISPEED is an all-volunteer distributed Agile/Scrum team — members contribute their work from various locations and iteratively enhance the cars every two weeks. Joe’s team tied for 10th place in the mainstream class of the 2010 Progressive Insurance Automotive X Prize, a $10 million challenge for 100+ MPG automobiles.

WIKISPEED now uses agile processes to solve problems for social good; Joe has spoken to audiences at TEDx, Denver University, University of California Berkley, Google, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Rotary International, and others about social web application development, project methodology, and agile best practices. He works at SolutionsIQ, a leading provider of Agile consulting, certified training, coaching, development, and Agile talent services, where he helps clients leverage Agile project management and team development methods to deliver solutions in less time and more reliably.


 

Along with Joe, coaches of SolutionsIQ and Team Wikispeed , Vibhu Srinivasan (Entrepreneur, Enterprise Agile Coach, SolutionsIQ) and Mohan Chickmagalur (Enterprise Agile Coach, SolutionsIQ) will co present with Joe in this session.

To learn more about Joe Justice and Team Wikispeed and SolutionsIQ we recommend reading about him at http://wikispeed.com and http://solutionsiq.co.in

Who is this for: This talk is for start-ups, entrepreneurs, innovators, leaders in any kind of organization software, manufacturing.

Takeaways: Learn about how cars can be built in a short cycle, Extreme Manufacturing (XM), Innovation

Registration: Free

Parking: Yahoo! Software Development Pvt. Ltd.

Contact

Email: training-india@solutionsiq.com

India Phone : +91 88844 04499
: +91 080 23449999

Venue

Yahoo! Software Development Pvt. Ltd.
Sunriver building, EGL [ Embassy Golf Links ]Business Park,
Intermediate Ring Road
Bangalore, Karnataka
India

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