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Value Stream Management has garnered a lot of attention in the past few months, but not all enterprises are ready to reap the benefits. This session will cover the key components you need to provide a comprehensive internal assessment, allowing you to determine how important a value stream management approach is for your organization.


We’ll lay out the path, including how to:

  • Orchestrate leadership interviews
  • Leverage discovery tools
  • Conduct assessment surveys
  • Run value stream mapping workshops


You’ll also learn:

  • WHY – are Value Stream Management assessments important?
  • HOW – are Value Stream Management assessments conducted?
  • WHAT – is the expected outcome of a Value Stream Management assessment?


marc_hornbeek Marc Hornbeek Principal Consultant - DevOps, Trace3

Marc was awarded Outstanding Engineer of 2016 by IEEE Western USA Region 6 for outstanding contributions to the field of automation applied to development and testing of networks, systems, protocols, labs and DevOps. Marc has over 39 years of experience architecting, designing, developing and managing high-performance solutions for IT infrastructures that are deployed in commercial and government applications globally. Marc has served as executive, senior management and solution architect for companies such as Trace3, Bell-Northern Research, Tekelec, ECI Telecom, EdenTree Technologies and Spirent Communications. Marc is a regular speaker at DevOps and IEEE events, a blogger on and course author for the DevOps Institute.

jeff_keyes_profile Jeff Keyes Director of Product Marketing, Plutora

Jeff has spent his career writing code, designing software features & UI, running dev & test teams, consulting, and evangelizing product messaging. Outside of 6 years at Microsoft, he has been primarily focused on growing startup companies.