The purpose of the Sprint Review is to inspect the outcome of the Sprint and determine future adaptations. The Scrum Team presents the results of their work to key stakeholders and progress toward the Product Goal is discussed.
Sprint Planning addresses three topics:
During the event, the Scrum Team and stakeholders review what was accomplished in the Sprint and what has changed in their environment.
Key artefacts to inspect and review during this event are:
Key artefacts to adapt and rearrange during this event are:
Reviewing and discovering what has changed in the stakeholders and the product environment often includes:
Based on this information, attendees collaborate on what to do next. The Product Backlog may also be adjusted to meet new opportunities. The Sprint Review is a working session and the Scrum Team should avoid limiting it to a presentation.
The Sprint Review is the second to last event of the Sprint and is timeboxed to a maximum of four hours for a one-month Sprint. For shorter Sprints, the event is usually shorter, e.g. 2 hours for a 2-week Sprint.
Download the Sprint Review checklist (PDF) to help you navigate this event.
1. Sutherland, J. and Schwaber, K. (2020). The Scrum Guide. The Definitive Guide to Scrum: The Rules of the Game.