June Jam Session – JIRA: Does it suck or rock?

Krista Trapani DevJam News, Front Page News, Jam Sessions

818 W. 46th St. · Minneapolis, MN


For our June Jam Session, we’ll explore a question that’s been perplexing humankind for… well, at least a few years now. Does Jira suck or does it rock?

DevJam tools dude, Brandon Huff, joins us for an audience choice, round robin of topics related to all things Jira. You will vote on topics to be discussed in a lightning talk/Q&A format. Choices include the following:

Customization – How much or how little should we do?
What does Jira suck at (and what can be done about it)?
What does Jira rock at (and how to get the most out of it)?
Stories from the wild: The good, the bad, the ugly of Jira implementations
Implementation pitfalls: Don’t do this!
Plethora of perplexing Add-on’s – what’s best in the marketplace for your needs?
Jira and SAFe – Does that really work? Prove it!
Dealer’s choice: Bring your own topic idea


5:30 – 6:00 – Eat, Drink, and Socialize
6:00 – 7:00 – Does Jira suck or rock? Round robin discussion topics based on your votes
7:00 – 8:00 – Fish Bowl / Open discussion