My experience in Agile is unique. I started my career in 2001 as an editor of tens of books on software management of those gurus, such as Jerry We... Read More
Product Owner at Scrum Gathering Shanghai
As a volunteer conference chairman, or product owner of Scrum Gathering Shanghai 2011, I successfully lead the community to make this conference break-even in finance, and most of all, a big national program from agile community and for community agility. This year's Scrum Gathering attract 400 delegates, 40 local speakers, and 5 international speakers. The eight tracks focus on all the important aspects of agile and make the whole program design a good story of "Let Agile Fly- Bull's eyes!".
National Coordinator at Agile Tour China
Beijing, Shanghai, Hangzhou, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Chengdu, Xi'an, etc.,
For the first time in 2010, agile became a "national movement" in China, because in that year, Agile Tour went to 8 cities, and in 2011, 14 cities. As a program organized totally by community volunteers, Agile Tour grows in chaos, which brings me great opportunity to learn the real essence of management, that is, to learn how to manage volunteers.
Conference Manager at Agile China Conference 2006~2010
June 2006-October 2010
In 2006, partnering with ThoughtWorks, as the conference manager, I organized the first agile conference in China, invite Martin Fowler to speak in China, and introduced the concept and practice of agile to China. The theme of that year's conference is: agile, concept and practice. Later on, I was involved in several of this annual conference. Agile China Conference 2009 brought the program to a pitch, because for the first time, the conference became a non-free conference, and non-biased.
Product Owner at QCon Beijing 2009~2010
April 2009-April 2010
As the Managing Director of InfoQ China, I introduced QCon to China and held the first QCon Beijing in 2009 successfully both in finance and in reputation. QCon Beijing 2010 even reached the higher level, with revenue and delegates all doubled. And most of all, QCon ever since, becomes the best technical conference in China, with good quality in topic design and speakers.