Past Meetup

ProductTank February

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Boingo Wireless

10960 Wilshire Blvd, 23rd Floor · Los Angeles, CA

How to find us

Parking will be validated. The garage is on Midvale Avenue between Wilshire and Ashton Ave. See the map in Photos--the red dot is the garage entrance. From the garage elevator, go to 1 and then go to the lobby for the main building and go to 23.

Location image of event venue

Details

Join us for an evening of presentations and networking with experienced product managers. Boingo will generously be providing drinks and small bites.

TOPIC:
Finding Product-Market Fit in a Time of Constant Change
5G, IoT, Artificial Intelligence, Smart Everything…It’s here. This session will look at how to adapt to, pivot toward and embrace designing products for the future.

SPEAKERS:

Scott Ewalt, Vice President, Product and Customer Experience
Boingo
https://www.linkedin.com/in/scottewalt/

Scott Ewalt is Boingo’s Product Management, Product Development and Customer Experience lead. As Vice President, he is responsible for managing Boingo's commercial wireless product portfolio - including managed Wi-Fi, carrier solutions, managed network services, and data analytics products. This includes overseeing Boingo's “Customer 360” strategy, a data-driven approach to integrating qualitative and quantitative insights to enhance every touchpoint in the customer journey across the company’s product portfolio.

Prior to Boingo, Ewalt worked in digital marketing for Move Inc., the operator of Realtor.com, and in media planning on the Coca-Cola and McDonald’s accounts at ad agencies in Los Angeles and New York.

Ewalt holds an MBA from Pepperdine University’s George L. Graziadio School of Business and Management and a bachelor of arts from University of Southern California.

David Elgas, Product Developer
Boingo
https://www.linkedin.com/in/davidelgas/
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TOPIC:
Ads: A love/hate relationship
In this session you will learn about the $85B industry that is programmatic advertising. From the key players to the variety of technologies used, this session will give you a glimpse to what seems a simple proposition: showing ads on websites or apps.

SPEAKER:

Alexandra Smith, Product Manager
Rubicon Project
https://www.linkedin.com/in/alexrsmith811/

Alex is a Product Manager at Rubicon Project, where she builds solutions to help publishers maximize the monetization of both their web and app properties. In addition, she is the Chair of Prebid.org, an open-source solution that increases advertiser demand while maintaining a fast and responsive user experience.

AGENDA
6:30-7:15 - Join us for networking, small bites and drinks
7:15-8:00 - Intro and brief presentations with time for Q&A
8:00-8:30 - More time for networking

*** Thanks to our sponsor, Boingo! http://www.boingo.com/ ***