Certified Designing Agile Organizations


Description :

Premiere - first DAO in Finland

Join us and unlock your organization’s potential to thrive in an ever-changing market!

As a leader, you realize that agility is essential to meet your customers’ needs. Yet, did you know that your organizational design is the key to enabling or hindering your teams’ ability to adapt? This powerful 2-day course will equip you with the knowledge and skills to transform your organization into one that effectively responds to market changes and delights customers.

Through practical exercises and expert guidance, you will learn how to design an Agile organization including product definition, structure, roles, responsibilities, and even the appraisal system.

By the end of this course, you will have the tools to design your organization for adaptability and highest value delivery. You will understand the impact of management, processes, and structure on your organization. Plus, you’ll gain insights into the Agile mindset and how to avoid common adoption mistakes. You will gain the understanding of how to make informed decisions about the transformation that will be most beneficial to your organization, evolving in creating your own Agile frameworks that really fit what your organization needs.

This course is ideal for senior leadership, tech, and business representatives involved in agile organization redesign efforts. Join us and unlock your organization’s potential to thrive in an ever-changing market.


Agenda :

The following topics will be covered in this course:

Day 1 – Organizing for adaptability

    What is an Agile Organization?
    Evolve Your Own Agile Organization Model
    A Systemic Approach for Designing an Agile Organization

Day 2 – Organization re-design guides

    12 Agile Organization Design Guides
    Organization Structure: How to structure the product group and surrounding organizational units
    Processes & Integration: How to Coordinate and integrate across units
    People Practices



Details :

After successful Course Completion, all participants will

  • be certified in Designing Agile Organizations
  • receive a digital version of the Creating Agile Organization book
  • receive the course handout as PDF


Wolfgang is a passionate, energetic, inspiring, and authentic coach with 15+ years of experience in large-scale Lean and Agile Global Product Development. He is a certified trainer for Creating Agile Organizations, a Certified LeSS Trainer and LeSS Coach, a Systems Thinker, and a Scrum Master. His learning started in 2005 when he was introduced to Scrum and Agile for the first time. He coached organizations in their LeSS adoption from 2007 onwards and in 2010 a SAFe adoption. Systems Thinking and Systematic Problem Solving workshops are just some of his favorites.Wolfgang Steffens Trainer CAO

He has 10+ years of experience in Program and Project Management, including the successful commercial launch of products. Further, he has many years of experience as a Development Manager for Program Management at the Business Unit and division level within Nokia, as well as at the company level at Nokia Siemens Networks.

His 3+ years Round-The-World journey on a motorcycle with his dogs has sharpened his problem-solving skills and he started to practice the art of mindfulness.

Besides his long experience in telecommunication with Nokia/Nokia Siemens Networks, his latest assignments were in organizations like insurance, digital automation, retail, automotive, pump systems, electromechanical as well as electro-mechatronical product development organizations. In October 2020 he founded kai kaku Oy in Finland and he continues to provide training and coaching to organizations worldwide.



Price: 1 795 EUR

Early Bird Price: 1 495 EUR (End Date: 2024-07-19)

Additional Price Information: All prices are without VAT and payment by bank transfer. Group discounts for 5+ available. Inhouse classes on request.