Member Summit 2016 - Holland Award Address

Improved Product Development Performance though Agile/Stage-Gate Hybrids

The 2016 Holland Award paper presents a comparative case study of seven technology-intensive companies showing how combining Stage-Gate models, at the strategic level, with Agile method Scrum, implemented at the execution level, can offer performance improvements and other advantages over even improved Stage-Gate processes. The key contribution of this study is a generic Agile/Stage-Gate hybrid process based on best practices as identified in the case companies. Read the article