location_city Washington schedule Oct 15th 03:15 - 04:00 PM EDT place Ballroom C people 8 Interested

This game lets players experience the burden of being a Product Owner, backlog management and having to choose between stakeholders. Players will form a team responsible for everything related to coffee and will try to create as much business value as possible for their organization while keeping stakeholders happy.


Outline/Structure of the Experience Report

  1. Intro of facilitators (2 mins)
  2. Introduce the purpose of the game (3 mins)
  3. Explain the instructions and distribute materials (5 mins)
  4. Conduct the game (25 mins)
  5. Debrief (9 mins)
  6. Close (1 min)

Learning Outcome

  • Basics of backlog prioritizing
  • It’s smart to have some sort of business value model as guide to base your backlog ordening on
  • Refinement doesnt need to be perfect right away and isn’t a one time thing. Timebox, start and keep refining as you go
  • How do you keep stakeholders happy while adding as much business value as possible

Target Audience

Scrum Masters and Agile Coaches

Prerequisites for Attendees



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