Over the last three years, I have had the privilege of coaching generations of students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in the Raikes School Design and Senior Design Studio program. In this session, we focus on the perspectives gained by serving as an unbiased advocate supporting educational outcomes for students by providing mentorship on topics including Agile methodologies, project management, technology, team member and stakeholder collaboration, communication, and team culture.

Agenda: The Next Generation is awesome! Cross-functionality and t-shaped by default Empowerment commands results. Product champions are game-changers for the end-product. Key factors to success Managing expectations Managing scope