What is Agile-a-thon ?
Want to join peer agilists, contest along with learning, and win prizes too, then you are at the right place.
Join Agile-A-Thon, an 8 sprints (each of timebox 1 week) long Learning, Contesting and Winning Marathon for Agilists around the world. First 7 sprints will present you with a unique Goal, a ‘Problem statement’ or a ‘Research topic’, and you have to submit your response to that. That’s it. The Judges will do their part of unbiased assessment. This cycle runs for 7 weeks, your 7 sprints. Each Sprint will have a winner, who gets prize(s). In the 8th sprint we decide the winner for the entire Agile-A-Thon.
Participation is absolutely FREE, but the outcome of this participation is:
Learning from experience of Peer Agilists
Networking with Aglists across the globe
Personal Brand building, digital footprints created
Become searchable and reachable
Get insights from Global Lean Agile Thought Leaders
WIN prizes and respect in community
Top solutions will be posted on the website. Grab this opportunity.
How our participants felt?
Agile-A-Thon is a great platform for all Agile enthusiasts to collaborate, learn , explore and collect all your experiences around the goal and come with your best foot forward. It gives yourself an alarm that we need to be learning and sharing in th...read more
Scrum Master, Ion Trading Pvt Ltd
Kudos to Agile-A-Thon team , judges, participants and website team for all the amazing coordination and backend efforts that made this an overall enriching learning episode a great experience....read more
V P, Enterprise Agile coach, BA Continnum India Pvt Ltd
Agile-A-Thon is a great place to share your thoughts and understand others at the same time. The best part of Agile-A-Thon is that it is open for all. You get a chance to express your views to Agile Experts and Leaders and you also have wonderful opp...read more
Scrum Master, Thales
It was a nice experience for me and I enjoyed and learned a lot during Agile-A-Thon 2019. A platform where you can share knowledge, opportunity to explore and learn from others, expert’s feedback that inspire you to take next level of the learning. ...read more
Self Employed, Hiranyamaya Foundation
Thanks to Agile-A-Thon team for having this event conducted, certainly the journey of refreshing, continuous learning. with new thought-provoking process. Wish the team a many more successful events....read more
Associate Director , Cigniti Technologies
Here are simple rules of the game:
- Contest registration started on 1st May 2020 ended on 3rd June 2020.
- Contest Starts on 5th June 2020 and ends on 30th July 2020.
- All participants are requested to be in sync with their mail boxes for further details.
- A Participants-Only whatsapp group is created so that everyone can get all announcements. Link to join Whatsapp group is mailed to Participants over registered email id. DO NOT SHARE WHATSAPP GROUP URL IT WITH ANYBODY, IT’S ONLY FOR PARTICIPANTS.
- There will be total 8 Sprints in Agile-A-Thon.
- First 7 Sprints will be for Weekly Agile-A-thon, where participants are presented with a Sprint Goal - A problem Statement.
- Participants will submit back solutions for each Sprint’s goal.
- Every Sprint, till 7th Sprint, will have a Sprint WINNER, who will be awarded.
- 8th Sprint will be used to assess and decide Over all Agile-A-Thon WINNER
- Final Winner will be announced on or before 30th July 2020.
Timebox per Sprint:
1 Week (7 Days), starting from Friday and ending on Thursday.
|#||Days of Sprint||Goal of each Day|
|1||Day-1 (Friday)||Sprint Goal Announcement:
For each Sprint, there will be a Goal, a ‘Problem Statement’ OR a Question. It will be shared on the website as well as announced to Participants-Only Whatsapp group by 9 AM IST.
|2||Day-1 (Friday) to Day-4 (Monday)||Solution Preparation:
This 4 days timebox is given to Participants for preparing a Solution/Answer to the Sprint Goal. It closes at 5 PM IST of Day-4.
|3||Day-4 (Monday)||Solution Submission:
On or before 5 PM of Day-4 (Monday), all Participants will have to submit Solution they prepared. After that, submissions will not be accepted. Note: Solution content book’s guidelines:
|4||Day-4 (Monday) Day-5 (Tuesday) & Day-6 (Wednesday)||Solution Assessment:
Judges will work on assessment of received papers/submissions.
|5||Day-7 (Thursday)||Result Announcement:
Result will be announced over the website, whatsapp group and other social media channels.Individual Participant Results will be saved to their Dashboard on Result days.
Note: Winning Criteria and categories:
Agile-A-Thon 2019 Winners
Anand BabuAgile Coach and Trainer,
AnuragScrum Master/Agile Coach,
Agile-A-Thon 2019 Individual Sprint Winners
BA Continnum India Pvt Ltd
Ion Trading Pvt Ltd
Ion Trading Pvt Ltd