Past Meetup

Product capability and culture at SCALE

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303 Collins St · Melbourne

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Level 23. If arriving after 6pm please wait to be escorted up via the elevator.

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Learn how two of Melbourne's top product companies, CultureAmp and REA-Group have achieved product success at scale:

Director of Product Culture & Operations, Culture Amp

Building a Culture First Product Development Group
What is ‘Culture First’? Being a culture first company means being deliberate about the sort of culture you want to create, tracking how you’re going and taking action on the things you believe can improve culture and help people be successful. Learn about three key focus areas that can help foster a ‘culture first’ product team.

About Jo
Jo is a technical leader with a passion for enabling teams to work better and grow together.
Jo’s interest in workplace culture led her to Culture Amp.

“Culture Amp is where I get to be part of a global movement to make the world a better place to work while putting my technical background to good use. I can't imagine a better match for my purpose, growth and learning.”


Executive Manager, Consumer Product Architecture at REA Group

Growing agile product management at REA.
REA Group is one of Australia’s most successful digital businesses. It’s flagship website and native apps register over 73 million visits a month. As a large scale, full-business agile operation, it employs over 500 people in Australia alone and is at the forefront of digital product management. This talk provides an insight into how we think about the essential role of “Product” and will cover the way we view the function, its unique characteristics and the essential skills for operating a highly collaborative organisation efficiently.

About Steve
Steve is an experienced and creative leader in digital product development. He is a natural and inspiring communicator, drawing on deep expertise in the design field coupled with strong commercial, technical and people leadership experience.He is intensely focussed on building products that matter and the teams capable of delivering them to a successful commercial outcome.