Agile + DevOps East 2021 Tutorial: Liberating Structures: 33+ Ways to Give Your Team a Voice

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Monday, November 15, 2021 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm

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


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.

Agile Play Consulting LLC

Dana Pylayeva is a DevOps culture coach, trainer, international speaker, author of several books and games.. Her games (“Introduction to DevOps with Lego and Chocolate”, “Fear in the Workplace” and others) are all based on stories from the trenches. She draws inspiration from 20+ years of hands-on experience in IT, from her Business Agility/DevOps culture coaching and facilitating change in Fortune 500 companies. A leader of the global Agile community she serves as a program chair for Agile2020, runs several local meetups in NYC and mentors agilists around the world.