SAFe® Webinar

Free webinar series brought to you by ValueGlide


Career Path with SAFe

This webinar was to answer a few most important questions the audience had in mind:-

1) Why SAFe?

2) How will this help in Upskilling my career?

3) Which course is right for me?


Career Path with SAFe

Architecture Agile Scaling, Introduction to SAFe for Architects

Explore Scaling & Architecture and SAFe for Architects Course

1. Key architectural challenges in an agile / scaling environment

2. Exploring agile architecture

3. Introduction to SAFe for Architects

4. Course Details

5. Open House


4 Key Success Factors to Accelerate Your Portfolio Delivery

Ensuring a smooth and timely flow of value through the portfolio is a critical success factor for organisations. In times when the rate of change outside is ever increasing this ability is even more critical to the organisation's success and achieving business agility.
In this session, we explored:
 The four key success factors to accelerating your portfolio delivery by at least 50%
  • Prioritise
  • Visualise
  • Measure
  • Improve
In this session, learnings:
- The challenges of unclear/conflicting prioritisation rules
- The importance of visualisation and its impact on delivery
- The key measures, what they are, how to measure them and how to show the measures
- How the measures guide you to accelerate delivery
- What to improve and how

Introduction to Agile Scaling Framework SAFe 5.0 & Key courses

Explore SAFe 5.0 one of the fastest-growing scaling frameworks for Agile enterprise business & technology transformations.

Key topics we will cover:-

1. Introduction to Agile Scaling

2. Introduction to SAFE 5.0

3. Overview of 2 Key Courses - Leading SAFe & SAFe for Architects


Achieving Business Agility with the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) ®

Business Agility represents the ability of an organisation to rapidly respond to changing market conditions and continuously deliver products and services that meet evolving customer demands.
The Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) supports enterprises in realising this goal by providing a knowledge base of proven, integrated principles, practices, and competencies for Lean, Agile, and DevOps.

In this webinar we explored:
- The role Lean-Agile Leadership plays in driving and sustaining organisational change by empowering individuals and teams to reach their highest potential.
- How to create Strategic Alignment across development teams and the importance of organising around value to improve quality and accelerate delivery.
- Approaches to building in Fast Learning to continuously validate that we are delighting customers and meeting the needs of the business

Product Management in SAFe: Building Solutions that Delight Our Customers

Lean enterprises focus on delivering the right solutions to customers with the highest quality in the shortest sustainable lead time. This requires people with explicit content authority to take responsibility for continuously defining, prioritizing, and validating requirements. Working closely with development, in short, integrated learning cycles, Product Management brings the voice of the customer to the developers and the voice of development to the customer.

In this session, we covered:
- How SAFe uses Kanban systems to create alignment from strategy to execution
-Setting a vision, creating a roadmap and continuously exploring customer needs.
  • Defining an MVP and writing and prioritizing features
  • Balancing business features whilst also investing in architectural runway
  • Releasing value on demand and generating customer feedback

Webinar Presenters

Nader Talai_1-2

Nader Talai is Business Agility Consultant at Value Glide, where he helps clients with their Agile transformation journey through training and coaching.

Nader started his agile journey in 2002 with extreme programming he continues to learn more about lean and agile methods and principles and other related topics.

Outside work, Nader is married and has a daughter and son. He is the organiser for the London Limited WIP Society and would like to get back to the gym!

Check out his LinkedIn here.


Andres Sales

Andrew Sales is an experienced Agile Consultant and previously led the Agile Services Practice across EMEA for CA Technologies (formerly Rally). Drawing on his diverse range of skills and experiences from project management, software development, product management and sales, Andrew has worked with many organizations to help them successfully establish better ways of working. He is passionate about continuous improvement and provides coaching to teams and leaders, supporting them in achieving improved outcomes for their business and their customers.

Andrew is a SAFe Program Consultant Trainer (SPCT) and has many years experience in delivering SAFe implementations across a wide range of different industries. He is an accomplished trainer, regularly delivering Scrum, Kanban and Certified SAFe courses in both private and public settings and is a regular speaker at agile events and contributor to the Agile Community.

Check out his LinkedIn here.




Prantik is an SPC and is an Agile practitioner and coach. He has over 22+ years working in the Digital & Enterprise space as an Enterprise Architect, Product Manager & delivering complex programmes.

He specialises in adapting agile to large organisation constructs.

Prantik’s training features a lot of practical real-life examples/case studies and experiences both from a business & technology lens.

Check out his LinkedIn here.