Katarzyna Biesialska is an Associate Research Engineer at CA Strategic Research, based in Barcelona (Spain). In her work she is exploring data-driven mechanisms to improve Agile software development processes in large organizations. Katarzyna's research interests range from data analytics, Machine Learning (in particular in NLP) to lean management, organizational structures and processes.
During her professional career Katarzyna has had an opportunity to get exposure to the full end-to-end IT project lifecycle from the implementation as well as coordination perspective. She began her technical career as a Data Warehouse/Business Intelligence specialist. Before joining CA Technologies, Katarzyna held engineering and leadership positions with SAS Institute, Hewlett-Packard, P&G and her own startups. Through these experiences, she gained an in-depth knowledge of IT service delivery and business processes. She graduated from Warsaw University of Technology in Computer Science and completed a master's degree in Management at the University of Warsaw. Katarzyna holds a certificate in International Management from Stanford University. She is currently pursuing a doctoral degree in Computing at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC).