Managing Your Product

Oct 6, 2015

Developers code, designers design, but who ensures that we are building the right things at the right times for our users? Join Scott Baldwin (Director, Services at Yellowpencil) and Carter Gilchrist (Chief Product Officer at Unbounce) as they share insight from their careers in Product Management.

Doors open at 6:30pm, talks start at 7:00pm. No admittance after 7:10pm.

An assortment of beer and soft drinks will be provided, no food. 19+, minors not permitted due to alcohol service.

Venue

Unbounce

401 W. Georgia
Vancouver, BC
Canada

Talks

  • Carter Gilchrist

    Making the leap from UX to Product Management

    Carter Gilchrist | Slides

    UX and Product Management share a lot of the same traits: empathy towards the customer/user, an evidence-based approach to problem solving, and a desire to build a valuable product that is easy to use. So how are these two roles different, and what does a career path look like for moving from UX into Product Management?

  • Scott Baldwin

    The minimalist guide to building great Product Managers and Products

    Scott Baldwin | Slides

    You can make cookies with only three ingredients, yet bakers frequently use more. And you can also plan and create products with less too —so why is it so hard? Learn the key traits that make a great product managers and great products.

Afterwards

We will head out afterwards to continue the conversation over some drink and food. Location announced at the event.

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