Schedule 2015

Mayer Theatre:

08:00

Doors Open / Submit a Topic

Registration, networking, coffee, snacks, topic submission

08:30

Session Voting Begins

09:30

General Session

Product Camp welcome, details, sponsors

General Session Slides
Thomas Gilheany

Lucas Hall:

10:45

Session 1 Breakouts (45 minutes)

How Product Managers Decide What to Build (7 Ways to Prioritize)
Jim Semick
Room 107 - Polycom Executive Classroom

What do Directors and VPs of Product Management Do?
Rich Mironov
Room 301 - Barsema Conference Room

WTF is HDFS? - Big Data for PMs
Luca Candela
Room 125 - Winkler-Lund Conference Room

Beyond the Tech Cube: the 7 steps to building a thriving marketing consulting practice
Alison Sokoloff 
Room 210 - Henley and Turnlund Classroom

Our Product Managers Are Not Strategic & Other Complaints
Rahul Abhyankar
Room 108 - Menard Conference Room

The Lean Product Playbook
Dan Olsen 
Room 110 - Guerra Centers Meeting Room

 

11:45

Session 2 Breakouts (45 minutes)

Earning Influence & Authority to Be a More Effective Product Manager
Pamela Schure
Room 107 - Polycom Executive Classroom

From Tears to Cheers: Building Break-through Products with User Empathy, Rapid Prototyping, and Early Testing
Laurie Kahn
Room 301 - Barsema Conference Room

Deep Dive into Virality & Network Effect
Piyush Gupta
Room 125 - Winkler-Lund Conference Room

Lean Product Analytics
Dan Olsen
Room 207 - Bronson Classroom

The Innovator's Playbook: Discovering and Transforming Great Ideas Into Breakthrough New Products
Kevin B. McGourty   
Room 210 - Henley and Turnlund Classroom

Committing to $$ and Dates in an Agile World
Todd Olson    
Room 108 - Menard Conference Room

Core Messaging Document Construction
Tim Johnson
Lobby (near Room 110)

 

12:45

Lunch - Box Lunch

Sandwiches, cookie, sodas and more!
 

01:45

Session 3 Breakouts (45 minutes)

Product Owners: How to Make Your Development Team Love You
Ron Lichty 
Room 126 - Forbes Family Conference Center

What are hiring managers looking for in Product Management?
Mike Freier 
Room 107 - Polycom Executive Classroom

How to Optimize Product Management at Your Company
The Inimitable Brian Lawley
Room 301 - Barsema Conference Room

Product Management for Healthcare Technology
David Snyder 
Room 125 - Winkler-Lund Conference Room

Simplest Framework to Set Product Requirements Priorities (for Startups)
Alex Kouznetsov 
Room 207 - Bronson Classroom

How to Achieve Messaging-Market Fit
Dan Olsen 
Room 210 - Henley and Turnlund Classroom

Product Manager vs. Product Owner: The Balance Between Strategy and Tactics
Lisa Winter
Room 108 - Menard Conference Room

Treat Product Managers Like…Products?  The Job Position Canvas
Steven Yee
Lobby (near Room 110)

 

02:45

Session 4 Breakouts (45 minutes)

UX Design for Product Managers
Dan Olsen    
Room 107 - Polycom Executive Classroom

Venn: Find Your Circle
Dan Katz 
Room 301 - Barsema Conference Room

You Went Outside the Building, Listened to Customers.  What's Next?
Rahul Abhyankar
Room 125 - Winkler-Lund Conference Room

Product Management in a Lean Startup World
Dan Stiefel    
Room 207 - Bronson Classroom

Customer Success: Build Better Product and Increase Customer Lifetime Value
Haim Toeg & Kay Khandpur
Room 108 - Menard Conference Room

Overcoming the Barriers to Creating Great Products
Mike Chowla  
Lobby (near Room 110)

 

03:45

Product Camp Adjourns