ScanAgile 2016 submissions are open!

It’s that time of the year. The Scan-Agile 2016 organizing team got together and put together the Call for Sessions for the 2016 edition of the conference. You can find the Call for Sessions at this link Help us out spread the word and tweet about it See you all in Helsinki in March! Photo […]

Agile Finland Community poll 2015 is out!

Agile Finland would like to know about you and your experiences with the Agile Finland community. Respond by 31.10 and win a ticket for Scan Agile 2016! Let us know about your wishes and hopes in how we could together drive forward the Agile Finland community. We asked a year ago, now we ask again. […]

Interested of blogging at

In order to provide a healthy wake-up call to the hibernating Agile Finland blogging scene, we are arranging an Agile Finland Blogging Editorial Meeting on Tuesday, October 6th. If you are interested in writing about a topic related to Agile, you can join the meeting to discuss your ideas, come up with new ones, and […]

Activists meetup

Join other active agilists for an overnighter at Keppana Kellari ( on 26.-27.9.2015. Planned program would be short association meeting Open Space general get-to-know-each-other We are also hoping to generate actionable ideas how Agile Finland could better support the community and all the activities. Food, accommodation, drinks and trips are on the house. And there […]

Let’s learn languages with TechExcellence pod

Let’s learn languages with TechExcellence pod There’s a bunch of great ideas around how to work through the basic of being great in software development – a theme we work together on within the TechExcellence pod in Agile Finland. TechExcellence was setup as language agnostic or polyglot, with the hope to bring together people across […]


Ketterät sopimusehdot JIT2015 ja IT2015

Huomioita käyttäjille Syyskuussa 2015 valmistuivat kahdet yleiset ketterät sopimusehdot: IT2015 yrityksille ja JIT2015 julkiselle sektorille. Tapahtuma oli historiallinen siksi, että aiemmin ketteryyttä ei ole erikseen huomioitu yleisissä sopimusehdoissa. Ketterien projektien ostajat ovat joutuneet soveltamaan niitä itse ketterien hankintojen käyttöön. Se, että kyseessä ovat ensimmäiset ketterät ehdot, ja että niiden laatimista on taatusti saatellut kiivas keskustelu, […]


How to hold a pro action cafe in your organization

A guest post by:  Ilmari Kontulainen I wrote a post about holding a coaching exercise in your organization last September. I incidentally heard feedback on the post that at some distant company, far away, someone had actually held such exercise using the instructions I described as a baseline. After receiving such good feedback, I couldn’t resist the urge to […]


Scan-Agile Conference 2015 is all downhill

The agile business is growing like a snowball, and we want to accelerate it even bigger. We want to grow the ecosystem of agile organisations and people. That’s why we are organising the Scan-Agile conference – once again. Agile is nothing new anymore, some might say it’s mainstream. However, let’s face the fact that not […]


You can’t run from agile

You can’t run from agile by Riina Hellström (@extemporea) Rarely have I seen so much potential in the room simultaneously. These are the people twisting and turning Finland agile. Our common aim is to grow the agile ecosystem. Agile Finland’s CxO meetup was held at YLE on Tuesday. It was especially nice to see that […]


Experiences on Teaching Kids Programming

Experiences on Teaching Kids Programming In autumn 2014 Agile Finland ry started a working group of people interested in Next Generation of Agilists, namely work on children. The group set out to work on helping kids with interest in computers and software from a wider angle than just programming: including collaboration methods to create together, […]