Trends and updated research agenda for autonomous agile teams: a summary of the second international workshop at XP2019

Nils Brede Moe, Viktoria Stray, Rashina Hoda

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To succeed in complex environments and handle the innovation, development and support, organizations have to find ways to support and regulate the autonomy of teams according to the environmental demands and limitations. Furthermore, there is no one-size-fits-all autonomy approach. The process of forming and implementing autonomous teams, as well as the effective functioning of such teams, is not yet adequately addressed and understood in the context of complex knowledge-intensive organizations. The second international workshop on autonomous teams investigated barriers for team autonomy: “What are the real-world problems to be solved for autonomous teams?” and “What concepts from the literature can be used to solve the problems?”.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAgile Processes in Software Engineering and Extreme Programming – Workshops
Subtitle of host publicationXP 2019 Workshops Montréal, QC, Canada, May 21–25, 2019 Proceedings
EditorsRashina Hoda
Place of PublicationCham Switzerland
Number of pages7
ISBN (Electronic)9783030301262
ISBN (Print)9783030301255
Publication statusPublished - 2019
Externally publishedYes
EventAgile Processes in Software Engineering and Extreme Programming – Workshops 2019 - Montreal, Canada
Duration: 21 May 201925 May 2019
Conference number: 20th

Publication series

NameLecture Notes in Business Information Processing
ISSN (Print)1865-1348
ISSN (Electronic)1865-1356


ConferenceAgile Processes in Software Engineering and Extreme Programming – Workshops 2019
Abbreviated titleXP 2019 Workshops
Internet address


  • Agile
  • Autonomous teams
  • Coordination
  • Self-managing teams
  • Self-organizing teams
  • Team design

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