Agile Portugal 2014

is getting ready to be, once again, another awesome event!


Know more! Be a speaker! Be a sponsor! Join us all, in Leiria!


Rachel Davies

Rachel Davies

Rachel Davies is co-author of the first “Agile Coaching” book and
currently works as Agile Coach at Unruly Media, the leading global
platform for social video marketing. She is a popular invited speaker at
industry conferences worldwide.

Rachel has over 20 years experience in software development playing a
variety of roles from software developer to manager. She became an agile
practitioner in 2000 and draws upon experience with a wide range of agile
approaches including Lean/Kanban, Scrum, and XP.

Rachel shares her latest thinking about Agile product development and
coaching on her blog at http://agilecoach.typepad.com/ and over Twitter @rachelcdavies

Vasco Duarte

Vasco Duarte

Currently an Agile Coach at Avira, Vasco Duarte is an experienced Product and Project Manager. Having worked in the software industry since 1997, Vasco has also been an Agile practitioner since 2004, he is one of the leaders and catalysts of Agile methods and Agile culture adoption at Avira and previously at Nokia and F-Secure.

Vasco’s contributions to the development of the Software industry and professions can be read at his blog: http://SoftwareDevelopmentToday.blogspot.com

Or you can follow Vasco on Twitter: @duarte_vasco




More invited speaker announcements
coming soon!


The conference program includes distinct types of sessions, keynotes, talks, workshops and speed talks, allowing each attendant to establish its own schedule for the conference according to his specific interests.

This year's program of the annual gathering of the agile community will be available soon.
Stay tuned!



Related to the conference and to the Agile Community


Information will be available soon!

Stay tuned! 

Call for Speakers

We encourage you to participate as a speaker and share your experience on a topic of your expertise, by submitting a talk, one that is either inspiring, controversial, or though-provoking. You choose! :)

We encourage you to submit proposals of the following types:
  • Talk – 20min presentations (+10min questions) about a topic of your expertise;
  • Lightning talk – 5min presentation (+3min questions), for inspiring ideas, reports;


  • Agile methods: Scrum, Lean, XP, etc
  • Collaboration, Culture & Teams
  • Business & Project Management
  • Customer Relationship
  • Development Practices
  • Testing & Quality Assurance
  • Agile Adoption & Transformation
  • and Other

Important Dates

  • 30 Apr: Submissions due
  • 15 May: Notifications

Speaker Benefits

Accepted talks will be granted a free admission to the first day of the event.


The submission system is available here at easychair.



Sponsors and Partners



Agile Portugal 2014 is a collaborative effort of several agile enthusiasts and practitioners from the academy and the industry.


Catarina Reis Instituto Politécnico de Leiria

João Cerdeira Blip.pt

Ricardo Martinho Instituto Politécnico de Leiria


Claudia Matosa


Ademar Aguiar FEUP, Universidade do Porto

Filipe Correia ParadigmaXis
FEUP, Universidade do Porto

Teresa Carreiro Critical Manufacturing

Joseph Yoder The Refactory, Inc

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