The Story 3 The 26th April, 2011, the Luxemburgish ALE visioning think tank rose up its vision on an ALE network. It wasn’t that simple to start this kind of discussion withouthaving insight fromstakeholders: so invitation has been send to agile groups, project management groups, leanthinkers, coaches, finances. Result of thishuge invitation delivered a set of 7 people whorepresent the ALE early-birds of Luxemburg (happy to have this people in that short time and duringEasternHolidays).
ALE is a Federation Made for User Supplier ALE will be an association so people can feel attached "easier" I want the ALE to bring all European Agile/Lean organisations/user groups together so that joined events can organised ALE will organise events on Lean and Agile regularly I want the ALE to help European organizations / user groups to organize events by providing resources, sponsors, contacts.... I want the ALE to centralize all events, documentation & articles, so that they can be downloaded by everyone I want that ALE to list all European User Groups so that they can contact each others 11
a branding events One event per year and per association branded ALE producedknowledge centralize information by scientific area ALE Web will provide articles, essays, etc... on new tendencies or best practices more pedagogicalthan commercial when commercial, then it will become difficult to manage Luddites vs Technos event technos can speak simply a portal of knowledge to clarify the concepts fed local associations Exchange of knowledge throughout Europe (contextual to Europe) 15
for people agile people lean people 16 a federativebranding
a Philosophy Beyond IT made for all domains 23
ALE is a small network ALE will provide an agile way to apply lean ALE will provide new approaches / ideas / visions to professionals Experts vs Students studentsseedifferences experts recognize synergies Individuals vs Corporate Experts are individuals 24
Here are the points on which we Luxemburgish ALE improvers, have discussed and want to share to our European pairs to facilitate the establishment of a global vision. Pierre E. Neis 25