Talks & Media

Agile Nation: New Zealand’s response to terrorism (TEDxAuckland 2019)



  • ICSE 2021 Technical Briefing – Watch Here “Decoding Grounded Theory for Software Engineering” – Technical Briefing at ICSE2021 presented by Rashina Hoda, introducing Socio-Technical Grounded Theory for SE research.
  • Agile Caravanserai – Watch HereAgile, the pandemic, and inspiration” – a chat with Rashina Hoda, on Sanjiv Augustine’s Agile Caravanserai series. Sanjiv is a best selling author and consultant on agile project management.
  • Women’s Agenda – Read Here “20 women who blazed a trail in STEM this year” featuring A/Prof Rashina Hoda and other amazing women in STEM in Australia.
Superstars of STEM


  • Scrum Master Toolbox Podcast – Listen HereRashina Hoda on using Scrum, Kanban and Agile in academic research”, interviewed by Vasco Duarte and Yves Hanoulle, December 2020
  • Invited Guest Talk – Watch Here  “A Talk and Q/A with Rashina Hoda on Grounded Theory in Software Engineering” at the Empirical Software Engineering course at the University of Victoria, Canada, hosted by Prof Margaret Anne-Storey, Oct 2020

  • ASE2020 Panel Session – Watch Here “Human-centric software engineering, past, present and future“, Rashina Hoda and Chetan Arora, at the HCSE&CS Workshop at the Automated Software Engineering (ASE2020) conference, September 2020
  • InfoQ Podcast – Listen Here “Rashina Hoda on Pandemic Programming and Agile Nations”, interviewed by Shane Hastie, Lead Editor for Culture & Methods, InfoQ, August 2020

  • ICSE2020 AMA Session – Watch here “As Me Anything” with Prof Nenad Medvidovic at the International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2020), hosted by Rashina Hoda, July 2020
  • Melbourne Conversations Panel Session – Watch Here “Melbourne Conversations: Democratise the internet“, Rashina Hoda and Lizzie O’Shea, hosted by Vanessa Toholka at the Melbourne Conversations organised by the City of Melbourne, July 2020

  • ACS Article – Read Here “Programmers suffer through pandemic, Survey finds low productivity and well-being among developers” featuring Rashina’s research into Pandemic Programming in Information Age by the Australian Computer Society, June 2020 
  • InfoQ Article – Read HerePandemic Programming Survey Results Show Negative Impact of COVID-19 Changes” featuring Rashina’s research in an InfoQ article, June 2020
  • ABC News Article – Read Here “What science and tech can teach us about how to deal with a crisis like coronavirus” featuring Rashina’s research in The Drum, ABC News, May 2020
  • Monash Lens Article – Read Here “Harder, better, faster, stronger: Agile nations the most effective in combating COVID-19” by Rashina Hoda, featured in the Monash Lens, May 2020
  • 3RRR Radio Podcast – Listen Here “Byte into IT episode” on 102.7FM 3RRR Digital Radio featuring Rashina Hoda (30 mins onwards) and Steven Conway, hosted by Vanessa Toholka, April 2020

2019 and earlier

Becoming Agile vs Doing Agile (Agile India 2019)

Becoming Agile (Agile NZ 2017)

What Makes Your Team Self-Organizing (Agile Middle East 2016)