Mastering Scrum

Start Time

9:00 am

March 22, 2019

Finish Time

5:00 pm

March 23, 2019


Hotel Regency Dhaka


If you want to master the art of scrum and agile but do not want to invest into high price certification courses now, then this is the right course for you. This course will provide a broad survey of Scrum Tools, Techniques, Skills and Knowledge areas. Topics covered include, but are not limited to the following:

Introduction to Scrum, Scrum Roles and Responsibilities, Agile Requirements Analysis, Estimating and Prioritizing Product Backlogs, Sprint Planning, Execution, Review, and Retrospectives, What does “Done” mean?, Technical Debt and other pitfalls, Release planning based on empirical measurement, Scrum in multiple-team organizations.

In this two-day course, you will apply the Scrum framework  and learn, what it feels like to be on a Scrum group-experiencing many of the challenges you’re likely to face–while being coached by someone involved with the application of Scrum at many organizations. This “learning by doing” style of instruction demands your open mind and active participation.

It is a similar course structure of a certification course and follow almost exact patterns


  • Initiate, plan and lead a Scrum project
  • Establish planning a release with Agile user stories and story points.
  • Manage and motivate teams in Scrum planning Sprints and retrospectives.
  • Identify and involve the various stakeholders to collaborate in the Scrum project
  • Create an enabling environment for creativity and performance of Scrum team
  • Ceremonies and Scrum Artifacts.


 Course Fee: 

  • Early Bird Pricing: 6,000 BDT (all inclusive) / Participants. Ends on March 15th 2019
  • Regular Price: 9,000 BDT (all inclusive)
  • Group price: 6,000 BDT (all inclusive) / Participants. (Minimum 3 person purchasing together)


Detailed Agenda

  • The Agile History
  • Introduction to Scrum 
    • Waterfall vs. Agile
    • Agile manifesto
    • The principle of Scrum
    • User stories : definition, description, epics, themes, the iceberg effect
    • Product backlog, prioritization techniques
    • Sprint, Sprint backlog
  • Planning & estimation           
    • The Scrum Rules of estimation
    • The Chart of effectiveness
    • Planning poker exercise
    • How to plan properly
    • Capacity handling
  • Roles & responsibilities           
    • Scrum team
    • Scrum master
    • Product owner
    • Stakeholders
    • Users
    • Definition of done
  • Ceremonies           
    • Review meeting
    • Retrospective meeting
    • Planning meeting
    • Scrum stand-up meeting
    • Scrum of Scrums meeting
    • Sprint celebration meeting
  • Scrum Artifacts
    • Burn down chart
    • Sprint backlog
    • Product backlog
    • Product burn down chart
    • Task board
    • Visual board


Who Should Attend:

  • Developers
  • Testers
  • Future Scrum Masters
  • Project managers
  • Delivery managers
  • Program managers
  • Other stakeholders

Trainer:  Mizanu Rahman

Mizanur Rahman is an agile evangelist, technology enthusiast and problem solver from Dhaka, Bangladesh, who loves web and mobile application development. Over the years, he has been working with different technologies in web based and mobile based application development and service design. He has more than 17 years of professional experiences in software development, architecture and agile engineering practices. He is a Certified Scrum Master (CSM) and the first Certified Scrum Professional (CSP) from ScrumAlliance in Bangladesh. He is also a Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), Certified Scrum Developer (CSD), Certified Agile Leadership (CAL1) Credentials and SAFe Agilist (SA). He is a CSD trainer from ScrumAlliance and takes regular CSD classes in Asia. He is the founder of TechMasters, a Registered Education Partner (REP) of Scrum Alliance. He has published several technical books from Packt Publications and his recent book was “PHP 7 Data Structure and Algorithms”. He is the founder of Agile Bangladesh chapter and provides agile coaching, mentoring and involved in all sorts of community activities for agile. He was a speaker at different Regional and Global Scrum gatherings for last few years. He has spoken at Regional Gathering India 2015, Global Gathering India 2016, Global Gathering Singapore 2017, Asia Agile Forum Dhaka 2016, Asia Agile Forum Nepal 2017. He is a technical agile coach and focusing on spreading agile engineering practices and Scrum.

He has trained more than 1000 participants in different scrum, agile, SAFe, Kanban topics. He has been agile coach for top Bangladeshi companies including Leads soft, Telenor Health, Informatix technologies etc. He has worked as agile transformation coach, agile technical coach and scrum coach in different financial, engineering, health care and education sector.

His goal is to spread agile across different sectors such as government, education and production driven industries. He is also organizer of Asia Agile Forum Dhaka Chapter. His passion includes Agile delivery management, Agile architecture, DevOps, Agile Engineering Practices, Scrum and Enterprise Agility.