Join us on May 15th for a special edition of ProductTank: World Product Day!
On May 15, we’re celebrating 9 years of ProductTank the best way possible - with a day of global events! Around the world, over 90 ProductTank chapters will meet on one day to share ideas, make connections, and build our international community.
This month we'll be doing things a little differently!
For this special occasion, we will have a panel of talented product-passionate people discussing the value of product management, and what makes a great PM.
We will also have an opportunity for 2 lightning talks. If you are interested in presenting, please reach out to us! We would love to hear from you.
11:00 AM: Arrive and network
11:30 PM: Panel discussion on the value of Product Management, including Q&A
12:15 PM: lightning talks, including Q&A
12:30 PM: Networking lunch
Patrick De Young (Senior Product Manager at Domain Group)
Patrick is a senior product manager at Domain Group who believes that great products are built with understanding and empathy, for both your team and your users. His product journey has taken him around the world to organisations big and small in a never-ending quest to help people get things done.
Finn Blucher (Executive Agile Coach at DXC Technology)
Finn is an experienced Agile practitioner with two decades of experience consulting to the public and private sector. Finn believes in enabling individuals and teams to find satisfaction and mastery, allowing them to enjoy their work and perform at their best. He understands that taking a human-centered approach to surface and solve complex business problems will result in solutions that are tailored to the cultural and structural realities of each client. Lean thinking combined with modern coaching is foundational to Finn’s approach, encouraging teams to understand the system as a whole, and their connection to the vision and purpose of the shared endeavour.
Libby Varcoe (Head of Content and Product Manager at DTA)
Libby is well-known as a leading Australian content practitioner, trainer and public speaker. Libby joined the DTA after running a successful consultancy across the private and public sectors where her clients included Microsoft, Arts NSW, AMP, MBF, Westpac, Qantas, the National Museum of Australia, the Art Gallery of NSW and many more. She also set up and runs the DTA’s content in government community of practice which now has 540 members across all levels of government and continues to grow daily.
This month our event is supported by the Digital Transformation Agency, a federal government agency that is working to accelerate government's digital initiatives. The DTA has a strong understanding of the product discipline and want to support the product community in Canberra. For more information, head over to http://www.dta.gov.au (http://www.dta.gov.au/)