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NTX Meeting: Ken Garlington on Getting Lean with Cupcakes

  • Date:
    2nd Tuesday of the Month 6:00pm-7:00pm
  • Address: Bell, L3-Harris
  • Location: GlobalMeet, Raytheon, Abbott Lockheed Martin
  • Venue:
    Global Meet

All are welcome to join us for presentations on a variety of SE topics. We meet online and in various locations throughout DFW.

Chapter Meeting - November 12

Getting Lean with Cupcakes:

Presenter: Ken Garlington

Abstract: Can decorating cupcakes give us insights into better ways to plan and execute development work? In this video, we look at an approach to work that can deliver results faster, reduce rework, and streamline the development infrastructure.

Bio: Ken Garlington has helped build defense aerospace systems as a software engineer and systems engineer at Lockheed Martin for over 35 years. His interests include the application of Lean-Agile principles to systems engineering, safety-critical systems development, and raising two teenagers with his wife, Jacqueline. He is an INCOSE Certified Systems Engineering Professional and a Scaled Agile Program Consultant. He also holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Texas A&M and master’s degrees in software engineering & systems engineering from the University of Texas at Arlington.