Talk by Jeff Gothelf: Building successful in-house innovation teams

You’ve read The Innovator’s Dilemma. You’ve bought in to The Lean Startup. You’re ready to kickstart your company’s product innovation efforts. There’s just one problem: you’re not sure where to begin:

- What can design teach us about building a collaborative culture?
- How do you structure a successful product design team? - How should that team work?

- How will that team measure success?

Jeff will offer practical, step-by-step, guidance on how to build and support successful product design innovation in your business. Using insights gained from leading and working with dozens of product and design teams, Jeff will step through team makeup, process steps, management structure and the corporate infrastructure needed for these teams to flourish.


About the Presenter: Jeff Gothelf is a designer & Agile practitioner. He is a leading voice on the topics of Agile UX & Lean UX and a highly sought-after international speaker. In addition, Jeff is the author of the O'Reilly book, Lean UX: Applying lean principles to improve user experience (www.leanuxbook.com). Jeff has led teams at TheLadders, Publicis Modem, WebTrends, Fidelity, & AOL.

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  • carlos

    Great talk on Ux and great people.

    April 23, 2014

  • Mariya

    If you missed Jeff's presentation or would like to refresh ideas from this inspirational talk we all enjoyed so much, there is a recording of his recent presentation in Stockholm on this topic: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DvonPHkeBdM&feature=youtu.be

    April 13, 2014

  • Irene F.

    Excellent presentation. Thanks so much, Jeff!

    1 · March 12, 2014

  • Jeff G.

    6 · March 12, 2014

    • julia

      Thank you Jeff! Once again, great talk!!

      1 · March 12, 2014

  • Gregory H.

    The photo's Jeff used were as Tony the Tiger would say "GRRR..ATE

    1 · March 12, 2014

  • Ihor S.

    Excellent presentation by Jeff and great exchange of ideas afterwards.

    3 · March 12, 2014

  • Peter V.

    Engaging, honest, entertaining and valuable.

    3 · March 12, 2014

  • Dmitry

    Very nice presentation! Thank you Jeff and all organizers! Always good content and interesting people.

    3 · March 12, 2014

  • András K.

    Something came up, cannot make it :(

    March 11, 2014

    • Terrence M.

      Hi Andras, we missed you, hope to see you at the next one!

      March 11, 2014

  • Alric B

    Great time, very insightful, I'm definitely looking forward to the next one.

    2 · March 11, 2014

  • Zain

    Hi everyone, I work for LeanCog. We help companies innovate and do lean product development, so looking forward to an interesting session and discussions this evening.

    1 · March 11, 2014

  • Alric B

    I'm excited and looking forward to this presentation. See you all tomorrow.

    2 · March 10, 2014

  • Terrence M.

    Hi Everyone, feel free to arrive at 6pm if you want first shot at the food, drink, and Jeff G-related convos. And for my part, I promise to introduce any 6pm arrivers to at least two other fellow agile / lean practitioners. We're a community, and as host it is my role to help you overcome The Shy and say The Hi!

    3 · March 7, 2014

  • mike

    Interested in learning how we can make our process more efficient

    2 · February 15, 2014

  • Ben H.

    Look forward to meeting everyone!

    2 · February 8, 2014

  • Phil W.

    Hate to miss but I'll be outside of NY that day. Any chance it'll be recorded?

    January 21, 2014

    • Mariya

      Sorry you won't be able to join us, Phil. Normally we do not record our meetup sessions because they are informal exchange of experiences and opinions. However, I will ask Jeff for a link to his presentation that reflects best his thoughts on the topic and share it with you.

      January 22, 2014

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