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B.A., MAPM, CSPM (IPMA-B), Cert.APM, PMP, PMI-ACP, CSM, CSP, FPMAC

With over 20 years of managing complex systems integration and software development projects, Kevin Aguanno is known in the industry for his innova­tive approaches to solving common project management problems. He focuses on three project management specialty areas: agile project management, troubled project recovery, and project methodology consulting.

As a well-known keynote speaker, trainer, and executive coach in agile management meth­ods, Aguanno has taught thousands of people how to better manage high-change projects by using techniques from Scrum, Extreme Programming, Feature-Driven Development, OpenUP and other agile methods. He is a frequent presenter at conferences and private corporate events where he delights audiences with practical advice peppered with fascinating stories from his own experiences in the trenches practicing agile project management.

He has taught for several years at the University of Waterloo and the University of Toronto where he won the coveted SCS Excellence in Teaching Award, and is a regular guest lecturer in software engineering and project management classes at several other universities.

Kevin Aguanno holds a B.A. from the University of Western Ontario, and a Master's in Project Management from the School of Business and Public Management at George Washington University.

He is a PMI-certified Project Management Professional (PMP), and his competency is certified by IBM as a Certified Executive Project Manager and by the International Project Management Association (IPMA) as a Senior Project Man­ager (IPMA Level B). He is also certified by the Scrum Alliance as both a Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) and Certified Scrum Professional (CSP). He is also certified by the Project Management Association of Canada as a Certified Agile Project Manager (Cert.APM), and holds the PMI Agile-Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) designation from the Project Management Institute.

Aguanno is an active member of the Project Management Institute (U.S.A.) including the Information Systems SIG, the Association for Project Management (U.K.), the Project Management Association of Canada where he is a founding director and the current President, the Agile Alliance, and the Scrum Alliance.

He is accredited by the International Project Management Association (founded in Switzerland) as a project management competency assessor, and he performs IPMA assessments for the ASAPM in the U.S.A. and the PMAC in Canada, for both of which the IPMA awarded him the honorary designation of First Assessor.

In 2013, the PMAC formally recognized Aguanno with its highest honor by naming him a Fellow of the Project Managment Association of Canada (FPMAC).

Kevin Aguanno is the author of over twenty books, audiobooks, and DVDs in addition to a number of articles published in magazines and journals worldwide.

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Publications


10 Tips You Need to Know About Agile Certification
Formats: MP3
Agile Estimating and Planning Resource Kit
Formats: CD-ROM
Agile Adoption Made Easy
Formats: Audio CD, MP3
Agile Project Management Using Scrum
Formats: Audio CD, MP3, Audiocassette (out of print)
Agile Project Performance Management
Formats: Audio CD, MP3
An Introduction to Agile
Formats: multiple ebook formats
Dispelling Common Myths About Agile
Formats: DVD, WMV, MP3 audio
Extreme Scrum
Formats: Audio CD, MP3 audio
Introduction to Agile Modeling
Formats: Audio CD, MP3 audio
Introduction to Agile Project Management
Format: Self-study kit including textbook, binder, 4xDVDs and a, CD-ROM
Managing Agile Projects
Formats: Paperback, ebook formats
Managing in the Face of Ever-Changing Requirements
Formats: Audio CD, MP3
Save Time and Money with Agile Documentation
Formats: Audio CD, MP3
So, You Think You're Done?
Formats: Audio CD, MP3
Stealth Methodology Adoption
Formats: MP3, ebook formats
S-T-R-E-T-C-H Your Rewards Budget: Maximize the Return on your Employee Recognition Investment
Formats: Audio CD, MP3
The Agile Planning Game
Formats: DVD, WMV
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