PEDCO holds several events, public webinars and participates regularly at selected conferences; sometimes also together with our valued partners. We also participate at several conferences selected speeches about specific topics such as ‘Scaled Agility in Regulated Environments’.

Please find here a list of public webinars, events & conferences in 2018.

Applied SAFe Partners are companies that believe in agility at scale to successfully transform organizations towards a Lean-Agile culture. They have developed significant expertise in supporting large enterprises including companies within regulated environments through every phase of a Lean-Agile transformation.

“We truly understand the challenges faced by our clients when implementing SAFe, particularly for those operating in regulated industries. By working in partnership, PEDCO and Blue Agility are uniquely positioned to provide customized and comprehensive enterprise-ready solutions for organizations wanting to adapt SAFe to their context. With PEDCO’s Applied SAFe, the potential to smooth the path to a full SAFe adoption that ultimately translates to high business value and customer delight is substantial.”

Eyal Abukasis, Chief Operations Officer, Blue Agility
“Implementing scaled agile organizations in regulated environment always means to define and to track agile processes. Applied SAFe is a very valuable tool for an agile transition project in such an environment. You need less time and less investment in work to be able to implement a complete agile standard process.”
Dr. Thorsten Janning, COO, KEGON

“We are very excited to join PEDCO in a collaborating partnership. PEDCO’s Applied SAFe® is an outstanding product and we feel that every SAFe customer will love the guidance, metrics and lean governance process that it provides.”

Tonya McCaulley - Change Agent, Educator, Agile Coach, Public Speaker, BC Forward
“Applied SAFe® elevates the core of enterprise agility predicated on the key premise of synchronization to an entirely new level. With UFG’s current business model squarely based on fostering comprehensive enterprise agility, this partnership is destined to garner powerful, compliance ready, end-to-end agile transformation solutions.”
Sean Cavandi, Managing Partner, UFIRST Group INC

2018 Public Webinars and Events

We provide several public webinars and events around the world. E.g. such as the SAFe Meetups 2017 in Chicago together with our strategic partner Blue Agility.

Topic Where When Details Partner
Lifecycle interoperability at scale Webinar (book here) April 3rd, 12:30 – 14:00 US EST Learn about possible solutions and technical strategies for Agile, Iterative and Waterfall Interoperability at scale. Blue Agility
Agile Requirements Engineering in Regulated Environments at Scale Webinar (book here) May 9th, 12:30 – 14:00 US EST Learn about possible solutions of how to handle requirements engineering in regulated environments and agile at scale. Blue Agility

2018 Conferences and speeches

Join us at the following conferences and presentations; visit our booth, we are keen to discuss your challenges and propose solution approaches:

  • OOP 2018 From 05 to 09 February 2018 the OOP 2018 takes place at the ICM Munich. Software / system architects, IT project managers and experienced developers from all sectors and company sizes meet regularly at the OOP. Here the experts from the IT department take the opportunity to inform themselves about the latest trends and techniques from the field. Here you have the opportunity to discuss promising concepts for future challenges and projects. As an exhibitor we support the OOP 2018.
    Our CEO, Peter Pedross will also give a lecture about ‘Scaled Agility in Regulated Environments’ at the OOP 2018 in Munich, Germany. Together with our partner KEGON, we will also organize the ‘SAFe Day’ on Wednesday February 7th, as part of the agile arena within the OOP.
  • Stages Insights Conference 2018, March 14th in Fürth, Germany
    The goal of the conference is to connect people from different industries with same mindset. Join the community to talk about efficient processes management – whether you are beginner, expert or decision maker. During one full day, process experts will share best practices and provide insights in new approaches.
    Since our product Applied SAFe is built on the world leading process management tool Stages from methodpark, PEDCO will be present with a booth and may be even with a speech about regulatory compliance within scaled agility.
  • Medtec Europe, April 17th-19th in Stuttgart, Germany
    Medtec Europe is the preeminent medical technology platform showcasing the key trends and insights across the entire supply chain of the medical technology industry. It also serves as a prime location for business opportunities and start-up companies looking to present their innovations to investors.  Meet leading manufacturers, suppliers, and distributers and discover the latest product innovations from all over the world. Medtec Europe brings together companies in the medical device supply chain in order to share ideas, meet partners, and discover, experience and source products & services from all stages of production in order to create the next generation of medical devices.
  • CMMI Capability Counts 2018, May 01-02 in Reston, VA, USA
    What are the impact of the next verison of Applied SAFe to agile development, what does it mean to be Agile and Compliant to Government, Defense, Military and other environments?
    Join hundreds of global business leaders dedicated to performance and capability improvement from an array of backgrounds, countries, and experiences. You’ll experience a series of workshops, keynotes, and interactive sessions focused on delivering actionable insights on what it means to be a capable, mature organization. Last years presentation of ‘Scaled Agility in regulated Environments‘ from our CEO, Peter Pedross was very well received and we will be present with a booth again at this years conference.
  • Agile in Automotive USA May 15th in Novi (Detroit), USA
    Building global Agile in Automotive momentum! After multiple events in Europe please join us for the 2nd Agile in Automotive Conference USA. This is the international conference on application of agile principles, methods, and practices in the development of automotive electronic systems, software, hardware, and mechanics. Use this unique platform to enhance your network and meet representatives from the industry, key players and OEMs! Get an excellent overview of the latest technologies and trends in the world of agile in automotive.
  • Regional SAFe Summit Europe, June 25th – 28, Frankfurt, Germany
    Join the first annual Regional SAFe Summit  in the beautiful city of Frankfurt, Germany. You can look forward to a full schedule of keynotes, sessions, and trainings ranging from basic SAFe leadership to advanced sessions for seasoned practitioners.
  • Euro SPI, September 5th – 9th in Billbao, Spain
    This conferences present and discuss results from systems, software and services process improvement and innovation (SPI) projects in industry and research, focusing on the gained benefits and the criteria for success. This year’s event is the 19th of a series of conferences to which international researchers and professionals contribute their lessons learned and share their knowledge as they work towards the next higher level of software management professionalism. PEDCO will be present with a booth and may be also with a presentation.
  • Global SAFe Summit 2018, Oct 1st-5th in Washington DC, USA
    The SAFe Summit is a must-attend event for individuals relying on SAFe to drive better business outcomes for their customer or employer. It’s where the SAFe community gathers to learn best practices, network with each other, connect with thought leaders and influencers in the industry, and see first-hand how enterprises are leveraging SAFe to continuously deliver value to the customer. Last years summit in San Antonio doubled in size compared to 2016 and was sold out. The SAFe Summit is a great place to meet, discuss and learn with scaled agilist’s from all over the world.
  • Agile in Automotive, Nov 15-16th in Stuttgart, Germany
    Join the 2018 conference on November 15th and 16th. Listen to what OEM have to say regarding Agile development, their experiences and expectations in supplier projects. Get insights in Suppliers’ experiences with Agile Software, Mechanical and Hardware development. Learn how your development organization can and must be transitioned to be more Agile in order to be future safe in the automotive business.
    Last years conference was sold out and our booth and tutorial on ‘Scaled Agility in Automotive’ very well visited, a success and great venue.