Dana Pylayeva

Dana has over seventeen years of diverse experience in software development, IT operations as well as agile coaching, facilitation, brain-friendly training and game design. Author of “Introduction to DevOps with Lego, Chocolate and Scrum Game”, international speaker and TBR certified trainer; Dana currently works as an Agile Coach at Hudson’s Bay Company. Dana holds MS in Robotics and Mechatronics from Moscow State University of Technology "STANKIN" as well as CSM, CSPO and CSP certifications from Scrum Alliance. Enthusiastic collaborator, she builds communities, organizes conferences and connects with agilists from around the world. Dana is the founder of Big Apple Scrum Day conference in NYC, co-organizer of World Retrospective Day, NYC Scrum User Group and a co-chair of Learning track at Agile 2018.