Agile Media Production / 7 Oct

Today’s world is extremely complex, especially for media professionals and production companies, which often struggle to keep up with a rapidly changing media landscape.
So how can they adapt while staying organized enough to deliver quality products and services?
Agile offers a clearly defined production workflow through structure, transparency and self-organization.
In this online course you will learn about concepts such as Scrum and Kanban and examine what agility will look like for your team.


Tuesday, 7/10/2021

9:45 a.m. Group Check-in on Zoom

10:00 a.m. Agile Mindset 101: Why, what, and how?

11:30 a.m. Scrum & Kanban

1:00 p.m. Lunch Break

2:00 p.m. Design Thinking and how it could help

3:00 p.m.

  • How to choose your methods and frameworks
  • Exercise: Design your Agile Newsroom

4:30 p.m. End

What you will learn

In this course you will learn …

  • how an agile mindset can help you with your daily work and complex projects
  • the basic ideas of Scrum, Kanban and Design Thinking
  • opportunities, challenges and obstacles while working agile

This course is recommended for … 

anyone in the media business who is interested in understanding agile – regardless of whether you are an editor or a PR manager, whether you are in a leadership role or just starting your career.

Date: 7 October 2021
Place: online  (Zoom meeting)
Attendees: 10
Fee: € 290

Trainer: Barbara Maas,
Journalist and innovation manager

As a journalist, trainer and coach, Barbara Maas supports media professionals in digital transformation. She loves innovation, serious play and enjoys team dynamics.
She conducted her first interview in 2006 at ‘Westfälische Nachrichten’ in Münster. and discovered ‘New Work’ and Digital Leadership in 2013 whilst being at the helm of the newsdesk in Flensburg
Between 2018 – 2020, in her role as product owner at the HHLab of mh:n Medien and NOz Medien, she practiced design thinking and agile methods.