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SAFe Implementation DE-Railed: The Impact of Foreign Language and Culture on Your Distributed Safe Implementation

Many SAFe implementations are impacted by geographical distribution. Language and cultural differences in communication, leadership, decision making, trust, and scheduling can have significant impacts on the operations of distributed SAFe Implementations. This discussion will lay some foundations for understanding these language and cultural challenges, provide insights how they will impact distributed SAFe implementations, and how and when to address these issues.

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe some of the language and cultural differences that commonly cause misunderstanding and tension in distributed environments.
  2. Describe how distributed SAFe Implementations are impacted by language and cultural differences.
  3. Describe when and how to recognize potential issues and address them.

Location: Date: October 2, 2019 Time: 11:15 am - 11:55 am Gerald Cadden