Agile + DevOps West 2020 Tutorial: Liberating Structures: 33+ Ways to Give Your Team a Voice


Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 9:00am to 12:30pm

Liberating Structures: 33+ Ways to Give Your Team a Voice

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Are you ready to shift from boring, unproductive and fear-ridden meetings to the ones where people feel safe to engage in co-creation, harvesting novel ideas and collaboration with purpose? Join Dana Pylayeva, the leader of NYC Liberating Structures community for a half-day immersive experience with Liberating Structures(LS). LS are a collection of 33+ powerful activities that can be used wherever you facilitate Scrum Events, Weekly/monthly staff meetings and even Town Halls, Training workshops, Strategic Vision / Portfolio Planning and PI Planning workshops, Project Kickoff/Inception, Project Retrospectives. LS are seriously fun, purpose-driven methods to unleash and include everyone to work together toward a productive outcome. Are you running an internal community of practice, CoE or come to a local community group? Now you too will be able to help your community connect faster, collaborate better and become more jelled as a group. Join in, unleash the power of your teams and transform the way your organization solves problems.

Dana Pylayeva
Agile Play Consulting LLC

Dana Pylayeva is an agile and DevOps coach and trainer with eighteen years of experience in IT. She works with teams and organizations in the US, Canada, Ireland, Japan, and Russia and speaks internationally about DevOps, agile, and psychological safety. Dana is the author of Introduction to DevOps with LEGO, Chocolate, and Scrum Game as well as the Fear in the Workplace game. She is a certified Training from the Back of the Room trainer, Open Space facilitator, CSM, CSP, CSPO, and Certified LeSS Practitioner. An enthusiastic collaborator, she builds communities, organizes conferences, and enjoys connecting with agilists from around the world. Dana is the founder of the Big Apple Scrum Day conference in NYC, organizer of NYC Liberating Structures meetup, and a program co-chair of the Agile2019 conference.