Michael de la Maza
Agile Coach, Heart Healthy Scrum
Michael is the author of the book Why Agile Works and one of fewer than 100 scrum alliance certified enterprise coaches. Previously, he was vice president of corporate strategy at Softricity (acquired by Microsoft) and co-founder of Inquira (acquired by Oracle). He has a Ph.D. in computer science (artificial intelligence) from MIT, is a Techstars mentor and angel investor, and recently relocated to San Francisco to be closer to where the future is being created.