I travel & speak at many conferences each year. Here is my list of TOP 10 conferences you shall attend in 2019:
- #1: Business Agility 2019 Conference (New York, USA) March 13-14 2019. This conference has the most innovative format of all Agile conferences – three short industry experts’ talks are followed by facilitated conversation around tables.
- #2: Agile Prague Conference (Prague, Czech Republic) – September 16-17, 2019. An awesome program, collaborative atmosphere of open space format, good value for money.
- #3: Big Apple Scrum Day (New York, NY, USA) – May 10, 2019. Enthusiastic community, great space.
- #4: Agile Austria: (Graz, Austria) June 25-26, 2019 – great place to meet Agile enthusiasts. Have fun with games and workshops.
- #5: ACE! (Krakow, Poland) – May 23-24, 2019. Innovative form & great atmosphere. Focusing on not only Agile but good design, LeanUX, and Design Thinking.
- #6: Agile 2019 (Washington, D.C., USA) August 5-9, 2019. Top Agile conference for the size and speaker selection. It’s a huge event which is unfortunately very expensive, but always worth the visit.
- #7: Agile Days Istanbul (Istanbul, Turkey) April 4, 2019. Very interesting conference organized by local community focused on Organizational Agility.
- #8: Scandinavian Agile (Helsinki, Finland) – March 13-14, 2019, Interesting speakers, inspiring content.
- #9: Agile Tour Vilnius (Vilnius, Lithuania) October, 2019 – enjoy the day full of fun.
- #10: Agile Testing Days (Potsdam, Germany) November 3-8, 2019. Interesting keynote speakers, deep insights in testing.
The selection is based on my personal preference and experiences from those events.
Other conferences to consider this year:
(Please share your suggestions with us and we add them to the following list.)
- Beyond Agile Israel 2019 – January 27, 2019, Tel Aviv, Israel.
- IAF EME Conference “Agile and Facilitation” – May 2-4, 2019, Milan, Italy.
- Global Scrum Gathering Austin 2019 – May 20-22, 2019, Austin, TX, USA. Talk to Scrum practitioners, join coaches clinic, get hands-on experience.
- Agile on the Beach – July 11-12, 2019, Falmouth, Cornwall, UK.
- Global Scrum Gathering Vienna 2019– October 28-30, 2019. Talk to Scrum practitioners, join coaches clinic, get hands-on experience.