The topic of Cultural Intelligence and Psychological Safety is one that sits at the heart of the adoption of agile in the African continent as well as several other contexts.

If we are not careful with our approach to the introduction of agile, we may experience avoidable challenges….

In this session with Mary Laniyan MBA SOCC AHF — an enterprise agile coach I have a lot of respect for — we take a deep dive into Cultural Intelligence and Psychological Safety.

The session is one of the several sessions at the Global Scrum Master Summit 22 for which I am one of the track hosts.

To the agile professionals, business leaders and skilled professionals connected to me here on LinkedIn, please watch the video and share your thoughts.

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I’m super excited and honoured to be a Track Chair at the Global Scum Master Summit 2022.

Featuring over 40 talks which are good resource materials for individuals teams and organizations looking to get the most of the Agile way of work, If you are looking to come into Technology Management this is for you. the Summit (now recently concluded) focuses on the work of scrum masters.

I served as track chair for the track themed “The state of agile in the African continent”.

To learn more, and watch the videos from the summit, visit

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Ayodeji Ishola

Ayodeji Ishola is a software project manager with competence in building, managing and mentoring high-performing engineering teams.