SAFe Summit Main Conference

SAFe Summit Main Conference
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM | Wednesday-Thursday, October 4-5

Head to San Antonio for the SAFe event of the year!

The two-day info-packed SAFe Summit will bring together hundreds of SAFe practitioners of all certification levels, as well as Partners and enterprise customers. With keynotes, multiple tracks, breakout sessions, and enterprise success stories, this is a must-attend event for anyone who depends on SAFe to support their business or enterprise, or wants to learn more about the benefits of SAFe from real world practitioners.


We are in the process of putting together an exciting event for the SAFe community. Stay tuned for a full listing of sessions and topics, as well as more details on invited guest speakers and featured enterprise success stories.


Here is a list of topics from the 2016 SAFe Summit:

  • Identifying Value Streams and ART’s
  • Essential SAFe
  • Scalable DevOps with SAFe
  • SAFe and Hardware based systems
  • The Future is Scalable and Configurable – how SAFe can be adapted to meet the organization’s needs
  • SAFe in Government
  • Configuring SAFe for Large Enterprises
  • Leadership and OCM
  • Strategies for Moving to Lean Agile Budgeting
  • Understanding Value Streams and why they are important
  • Using Multi-criteria Decision Analysis in WSJF calculations
  • SAFe in project delivery environment
  • SAFe 5.0 Brainstorming ideas
  • Implementing Agile Capitalization Policies
  • Techniques for Active Learning
  • Agile HR: Bringing People Operations into the 21st Century with SAFe


One of the best parts of attending the SAFe Summit is meeting and networking with the SAFe community. This year there will be food, drinks, and western-style fun, all designed to help you enjoy yourself and spend quality time with your fellow attendees.

Open Space

open_spaceWork with fellow SAFe practitioners on self-organized Open Space topics. This is your opportunity to discuss challenges and raise issues that you would like to see discussed at the Summit.

Here is a list of Open Space topics from the 2016 SAFe Summit:

  • Communities of Practice
  • Practicing Presence, EI and Coaching
  • Kanban in SAFe
  • How to stabilize and sustain SAFe – techniques for achieving stability, models of maturity
  • Leadership – Characteristics of great leaders and new leadership assessment
  • Epic tracking
  • Curriculum Open Space