Global Webinars 2017
Agile for Enterprise: Becoming the Disruptive Force
In today’s changing environment, disruption is present in virtually every industry and job function.
As the pace of technological and social change increases, the challenge of effectively dealing with
this disruption is only becoming more difficult.
By drawing from the mindset used in Agile software development and shared experiences
transforming the U.S. counter-terrorism effort from a siloed, hierarchical apparatus into a high-
performing team of teams, the adaptability and effectiveness of elite teams can be scaled to the
In this presentation, David will share the organizational practices that enable organizations to
dramatically increase the pace they operate at and effectively develop, iterate, and execute their
strategies in complex and changing environments.
About the Speaker: David Silverman
Leadership expert and best-selling author David Silverman has paved the way in
transforming groups into high-performing, agile, and adaptive teams that drive success.
David continues to bring out the best in people as CEO and Founder of CrossLead.
A graduate of the United States Naval Academy, David served in the US Navy as a SEAL Officer for
12 years. Building off of his collective leadership experiences, David created CrossLead as a
holistic leadership and management solution for the digital economy. CrossLead is designed
to empower leaders, teams, and organizations to scale the adaptability of elite small teams to
the entire enterprise.
David previously cofounded McChrystal Group with General Stanley McChrystal, and led
the company as CEO. During his time at McChrystal Group, David laid out the framework for
CrossLead as a co-author in the New York Times bestseller Team of Teams: New Rules of
Engagement for a Complex World.
David is a frequent guest speaker to business leaders and conferences throughout the
country on CrossLead.
Various examples of his previous speeches are listed below.
Sandia National Laboratories various speeches in 2016
The Team Coaching Zone - October 1, 2016
The Squad Room Episode 33 - May 10, 2016
Newsmax TV - May 13, 2015
TechTomorrow Keynote Speaker - December 12, 2013