Delivery and Deployment

TH19 Get Your Poker Face On: How to Use Planning Poker to Slay Project Estimations


3:00pm - 4:15pm

Level: Introductory to Intermediate

Laura B. Janusek

Chief Product Officer

Modern Teacher

This session will explore how to use Planning Poker — the Agile, consensus-based estimation technique — to generate data-informed project estimations for your product roadmap. Attendees will gain insight into the process with real-world examples and tips from an experienced project manager and product owner. They will learn how to use Planning Poker for a range of project types and team structures, how to leverage free online tools like a project-planning pro, and how to make the estimation process feel less like a chore and more like a game!

You will learn:

  • Create data-informed project timelines for their product roadmap or other projects
  • Facilitate Planning Poker sessions with a range of team sizes and project types
  • Integrate free online technology tools into the Planning Poker experience for easier data collection