What we're about

ProductTank is a global network of meetups for product people, by product people, and provides an opportunity for Product Managers in Exeter to exchange ideas and experiences about Product Design, Development and Management, Business Modelling, Metrics, User Experience and all the other things that get us excited.

Events include talks from guest speakers on topics around product management, networking opportunities, and a good old-fashioned chin-wag over a beer or two.

We're open to companies big and small. We also welcome early-stage technology businesses looking to learn how to get their ideas off the ground.

We also have a blog and encourage the community to get engaged by commenting on or writing new posts for http://www.mindtheproduct.com

Finally, check out our annual conferences in San Francisco and London: http://mtpcon.com

Upcoming events (1)

ProductTank #15 - Robyn Hyde: A Product Manager's Guide to Saving the Planet

We're back! After a long break, we're thrilled to be meeting in-person to celebrate World Product Day! We can't wait to get together at the Exeter Phoenix (new venue!) and look forward to seeing you there!

Spaces are limited so please free up your seat if you know you can't attend.

🎤 A Product Manager's Guide to Saving the Planet

We are in the midst of an energy market crisis in the UK. Sky rocketing bills fuelling a cost of living crisis and geopolitical instability threatening energy security. And yet against this backdrop there is more investment in the UK than ever before aimed at achieving net zero by 2050.

In this talk, Robyn will discuss how the UK energy transition is supposed to work and gives a product managers perspective on the practical and ethical challenges of achieving a fully renewable grid. How the challenges that apply to the complete redesign of the energy system, apply to day to day product management too. And if there's time, maybe even some reasons to be optimistic about the future.

🗣️ About Robyn

Robyn Hyde is currently the Head of Product at Utility Warehouse - the UK's only multi-service utilities provider and one of the last energy suppliers standing in 2022.

Robyn has worked in product for 10 years with experience across finance, telecommunications, education and energy at companies including OVO Energy, Sky and BT. Her specialism is creating hassle free, good value experiences out of products most people find boring.

Robyn has a Bachelor's in Physics from the University of Oxford and a special interest in climate science and the energy transition. She has had the rare privilege of using the knowledge from her degree to launch a variety of en-tech innovations including vehicle-to-grid car charging, domestic batteries and solar.

Outside of work, she will take any excuse to talk about her dogs ... please ask her about her dogs.

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📣 Practical details!

🎪 We're meeting at Exeter Phoenix from 7pm. Spaces are limited so please give up your space if you have to pull out!

🚗 Harlequins council car park is free from 6pm and the Guildhall car park is also nearby (but charges apply 💸 )

🚈 Nearest rail stations are Exeter Central and Exeter St. Davids.

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