Backlog grooming sounds easy but can be complicated. Let’s learn by doing: let’s simulate a backlog grooming event together and extract lessons on how best to perform this critical Scrum ceremony from the simulation.

Learning Objectives:

Understand the purposes and the dynamics and the value and benefits of backlog rooming and learn how to conduct good backlog grooming sessions.

Target Audience:

Practitioners, Newbies, Technical, Coaches


Steven Kahrs

With over 30 years of enterprise software experience in a variety of roles on more platforms than I can sometimes count I have seen it all from traditional waterfall to iterative and agile to hybrids and I am sold on Agile and Scrum – to the point that I am now an Agile Evangelist and Agile Coach and Agile Teacher – focused on Scrum.