Agile Fundamentals and the Scrum Framework

Would you like to learn what ‘agile’ really is and how to use it in your professional role?

10. Nov 2021

2 days course


12,300 DKK ex VAT
(app. 1,654 EUR ex VAT)


This course will help you understand what ‘agile’ really is, it’s origin, possibilities and limitations. You will also learn how an agile mindset can be used in a changing market.

You will learn how to focus on key concepts and methods as well as how to adapt an agile mindset and how to use agile techniques.

Although the ‘Agile’ concept was originally created to make the processes of software development more dynamic, effective and customer/stakeholder oriented it is now regularly used in the pharmaceutical industry. Both agile and scrum fit well into a complex, innovative and explorative workday. 


  • Agile
  • Scrum
  • Improvement
  • Empirical process control

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Course leader(s) & Lecturers

  • Jakob Christensen Verner
    Course leader
    Agile Coach & Partner
    Better Change


Agile and Scrum applies well to complex, innovative and research work. This course is for everyone who wishes to explore agile approaches to their work, team and company.

What you will learn

  1. The origins of agile – discussion of described values and principles
  2. To differ from where the agile mindset potentially can help you and your company – and where you are likely not to benefit from adapting the agile mindset
  3. Understand the Scrum framework and how it can support your agile mindset
  4. Understanding of the roles, artefacts and events in Scrum

What your company will get

  1. An employee who understands how to benefit from adopting an agile mindset, trigging faster results and give structured, constructive feedback to the overall plans, products and people
  2. Benefits of continuous improvement based on empirical process control
  3. An employee who understands the importance of transparency, inspection and adaption in the empirical process

Course calendar

Starting 10. Nov 2021
10. Nov 2021 9:00-16:00


  • Introduction
  • Myth vs. facts
  • Agile Values and Principles
  • Empirial Process Control • Push vs. Pull
  • Team Dynamics
  • Agile Roles
  • Scrum In a nutshell
11. Nov 2021 9:00-16:00


  • Daily scrum
  • Scrum framework
  • Product backlog and vision
  • Sprint planning
  • The Sprint
  • The Review
  • Retrospective
  • Policies
  • Refinement
  • Finalizing the course and consolidating learnings
Practical information


Registration deadline
9. Nov 2021
Lersø Parkallé 101
2100 København Ø
Sometimes things change. This is the expected programme.

Course information


Prior to the course you will get access to mandatory and optional readings via your personal Atrium log-in.

Please familiarize yourself with the mandatory readings before starting the course.


There is no exam for this course.

This course is a part of this programme

Pharma Business Programme

Understand the pharmaceutical market and learn how to work with USPs and manage brands and products. This Pharma Business Programme gives you a solid introduction to the cornerstones of the pharma industry’s commercial activities in a digital and global age

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Pharma Consultant Programme

Design a medical training programme that fits your professional interests. Relevant if you work with or advice on drugs, maybe as a professional in sales and marketing, market access or public affairs in the pharma industry

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Course leader(s)

Jakob Christensen Verner
Agile Coach & Partner
Better Change


Jakob Christensen Verner
Agile Coach & Partner
Better Change

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