August 05 - 07, 2018 | The Palmer House Hilton, Chicago, IL
Management Science Agile
ASPE’s Alan Koch, PMP, CSM, MS Management Science began his formal education at Edinboro State College where he earned a B.S. in Mathematics with a concentration in Computer Science. He then went on to earn a Master of Science in Management Science with a concentration in Business Administration from the University of Dayton. Since then, Alan has spent more than 35 years in the information technology field with a strong primary focus on software development and software quality.
Alan spent a good deal of his career with the Software Engineering Institute (SEI) at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU). He was there for 13 years and in that time became familiar with the Capability Maturity Model (CMM/CMMI) and worked on the Personal Software Process & Team Software Process (PSP/TSP) project. Since then, he has provided consulting service and trained professionals for over 17 years. In the process, Alan has logged 14 years designing, developing and maintaining software, over two decades in Quality Assurance, including establishing & managing a QA department, and nearly two decades in each of Process Improvement, Project Management, and IT Service Management.
Alan is also a speaker and writer on effective Project Management methods. He is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), a PMI Agile Certified Professional (PMI-ACP), Certified Scrum Master (CSM), ICAgile Certified Professional in Agile Testing (ICP-TST), Certified ITIL Expert, COBIT 5 Foundation certificate holder, and a Certified Toast Master (CTM).
Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Alan.