December 12 - South Bay

View All Events

12/12/2018 - Wednesday, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
WeWork Manhattan Beach Towers
Speaker: Sherman Gomberg 
Topic: Introduction to Agile and Scrum

speaker gomberg sherman

This Introduction to Agile and Scrum is provided for those on the path of Agility. Scrum Developers, Scrum Masters, Product Owners and Stakeholders benefit from this Introduction to Agile and Scrum. The Agile Manifesto, Scrum Foundations, Scrum Roles and Scrum Meetings are introduced during this 60 minutes Introduction to Agile and Scrum.



  1. Part 1
    1. What is Agile? What is Scrum?
    2. Scrum Framework
    3. Scrum Roles
    4. 4. Ball Point Game
  2. Part 2
    1. Product Backlog
    2. Prioritization
    3. Estimating with Story Points
  3. Part 3
    1. Sprint Planning
    2. Sprint Burndown
    3. Daily Scrum
    4. Sprint Review
  4. Part 4
    1. Retrospectives


About the Speaker:

Sherman Gomberg founded Scrum Adventures as an opportunity to enrich others. As CEO, Sherman has over 25 years of experience with SCRUM, AGILE and PROJECT MANAGEMENT while providing COACHING services for various industries. Sherman is CSM, A-CSM, CSPO, CSD, CSP-SM, CSP-PO, REP and PMP certified. He is passionate about training those so they can help others.

Sherman enjoys activities of soccer, basketball, camping and most outdoor activities. He is often found working in his Long Beach, CA office with his dog Shadow.


Meeting Agenda:

5:30 – 6:00 PM Registration & Networking
6:00 – 7:00 PM Presentation
7:00 – 7:30 PM Networking & Close


Event Cost:

- FREE! for PMI-LA Members (Must be logged in before registering to get the discount)
- $10 for Non-Members



1.0 PDU in Technical Project Management


Location Information:

WeWork Manhattan Beach Towers
1240 Rosecrans Ave Ste 120,
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266



- Ample free street parking off Parkview Ave or in Mall Parking
- Parking Lot at the building can be used at your own cost



This event may be canceled or postponed, though all efforts will be made to avoid doing so. If canceled or postponed, notification will be made to all registrants via email.


Questions/Suggestions/Volunteer Inquiries:



Chapter Membership

Total Members 2004
New members this year 101
PMP® Members 1130
CAPM® Members 37
PgMP® Members 3
PMI-SP® Members 1
PMI-RMP® Members 8
PMI-ACP® Members 46
PfMP® Members 2
PMI-PBA® Members 9
Breakdown by type  
Individual Members 1897
Student Members 95
Other Members 12
PMP/CAPM/PgMP/PMI-SP/PMI-RMP/PMI-ACP/PfMP/PMI-PBA are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

PMI Achievements

banner pmi achievement 500club

2018 Fisher House Donations

$ 1500
donation thermometer
donation thermometer
$ 1671
donation thermometer

YAY! Goal Was Met!


social media icon facebook social media icon linkedin social media icon twitter

Upcoming Events

2019/02/21 - PMI-LA Pasadena Toastmasters

Feb 21, 2019
Time: 07:00 pm - 08:30 pm
Category: Toastmasters
Location: Other

2019/02/21 - Pasadena Morning Meeting

Feb 21, 2019
Time: 07:30 am - 08:50 am
Category: Pasadena
Location: Parsons Corporation

2019/03/05 - How to Incorporate Information Security Successfully into your Project Plan

Mar 5, 2019
Time: 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Category: Professional Development
Location: WeWork Long Beach

2019/03/27- Ethical Disposition of IT Assets

Mar 27, 2019
Time: 05:30 pm - 07:30 pm
Category: South Bay
Location: The Point: Keller Williams Beach Cities

2019/04/02 - Risk Analysis and Project Management

Apr 2, 2019
Time: 05:30 pm - 07:30 pm
Category: North LA
Location: Stratasys Direct Manufacturing

2019/04/13 - Benefit Management, WIIFM?

Apr 13, 2019
Time: 09:00 am - 12:00 pm
Category: Professional Development
Location: DeVry University Sherman Oaks Galleria

2019/04/26 - 2019/04/28 - PMI-ACP® 3-Days Online Intensive Bootcamp

Apr 26, 2019 - Apr 28, 2019
Time: 08:30 am - 04:30 pm
Category: Professional Development
Location: Online

Business Sponsors

Website Issues?