Agile2013 Opens 12th Annual Agile Development Conference In Nashville

Leading conference for Agile software brings together software practitioners passionate about advancing iterative development practices

Aug 05, 2013, 09:00 ET from Agile Alliance

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Agile Alliance, (, a non- profit organization dedicated to supporting the advancement of Agile software development principles and practices, today opened Agile2013, the leading international conference on Agile software development, to a record-setting crowd. The conference, running August 5-9, in Nashville, (, brings together more than 1,700 Agilists from more than 40 countries, and offers more than 200 sessions that will illuminate and inform those interested in furthering their exploration of Agile software development theories and practices.

"Agile2013 helps attendees explore the latest technologies, management philosophies, leadership strategies and methodologies used to advance Agile practices across the IT industry," said Phil Brock, Agile Alliance managing director. "We offer development professionals a unique opportunity to explore the full depth and breadth of Agile techniques and approaches, while networking and sharing experiences with peers."

In its 12th year, Agile2013 brings together IT professionals to foster the exchange of fresh ideas and best practices. It provides independent software vendors, software consultants and in-house corporate development teams with the knowledge and shared experiences that lead to successful Agile initiatives. Agile2013 connects attendees with the foremost leaders in the Agile domain, enriching the collective body of knowledge and influencing the line of thought in the field. The world's largest Agile conference encourages debate and fosters innovative ideas based on real-world implementations.

As a new resource for both Agile2013 attendees and those unable to attend the conference, event-related social media content is being collated and archived to the new Agile2013 Eventifier page (, which provides an easy way to connect, keep current with conference activities or browse archived social media content later. By including the official conference hashtag - #agile2013 - Eventifier collates everything into one place from various social media networks, including Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Flickr, SlideShare and many more. All the Agile2013 event content also will be archived at (  Follow the conference in real time on Twitter at #agile2013.

For information about Agile2013 please visit (

Tweet This: #Agile2013 kicks off in #Nashville! – brings together #Agile thought leaders and practitioners (

About Agile Alliance
Agile Alliance is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the concepts of Agile software development, as outlined in the ( With nearly 6,000 members located around the globe, Agile Alliance is driven by the principles of Agile methodologies and the value delivered to developers, organizations and end users. Agile Alliance organizes the annual North American Agile Conference, the industry's leading event that attracts practitioners, academia, business and vendor-partner community members from around the globe. The Agile2013 Conference ( is scheduled for Aug. 5-9 in Nashville, Tenn. For more information about the organization, visit (

Media Contact:
Guy Murrel
Office: 303-581-7760 ext. 17

SOURCE Agile Alliance