15 - 18 March

About the course

This course are a collaboration with BDD and is held by their trainers.

This is a  course with a lot of interaction and a sense of workshop. Participants receive practical tools for implementing a Lean Portfolio Management function.

It involves managing Strategy and Investment, Agile Portfolio Management, and Lean Management. During the course, participants will learn how to set up Kanban at Portfolio level and prioritize initiatives to be able to maximize financial profitability. You will also learn how to budget value streams, how to set up financial frameworks and measure how successful the portfolio is.

From the content in the course

  • Describe the great value of Lean Portfolio management
  • Link the Portfolio to the strategies in the company
  • Implement the portfolio using financial frameworks
  • Establish flow in the Portfolio using Kanban
  • Support efficient execution using APMO and CoPs
  • Coordinate value flows
  • Measure how successful the portfolio is
  • Build an implementation plan

Target group

  • CIOs, CEOs, CFOs, CTOs and VPs
  • Enterprise Architects
  • Product Managers och Solution Managers
  • Business Unit Managers
  • Program Office personal
  • SPCs and Enterprise Agila coacher
  • Human Resources
  • RTEs
  • Epic Owners

Previous knowledge

No prior knowledge is required but we recommend that you participate in either ”Leading SAFe” or ”SAFe PM/PO course”.

Course length 

4 days (+ 1.5h preparation session 12 march kl.10:00-11:30 + optional extra in-depth / certification support of 1.5h 29 march kl. 10:00-11:30)





Course leader

Ola Gedenryd
Business Driven Development

Ola is a Passionate Lean-Agile leader with proven world class expertise within SAFe. He is one of few in the world managed to get the highest level of certification, SPCT. Ola is an active contributor to the development of the framework and the global community. 

Ola has 15 years of experience to set-up and run Scaled Agile implementations in challenging international environments. The last five years, Ola has focused to help people and their organizations to succeed in their Lean-Agile Transformations by advising and training. Ola has globally trained 1000+ people in different SAFe trainings and has experience of almost the entire stack of trainings from Scaled Agile including "Train the Trainers" in "Implementing SAFe".

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Jörgen Karlsson
SAFe Program Consultant, SPC

Jörgen has more than 25 years of experience in software development in different leading positions requiring agile, lean, project management, business development, change management, and coaching skills. With vast experience in agile software development and lean thinking within telecom and IT, his knowledge is well suited for assignments as an agile coach, lean coach, agile release engineer, scrum master, product owner, program manager, project manager, change leader, or manager. Jörgen is also a trained professional team coach.

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Price 23.000 kr(excluding VAT)

The price includes

    • Course literature 
    • After completing the course, it is possible to become Certified on Scaled Agile's platform. After completing Certification, a one-year membership is included with a large range of information about SAFe.


    BDD Business Driven Development

    If you have any questions regarding the course or your registration, you are welcome to contact us at akademi@softhouse.se