ProductTank Newcastle October

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After our summer break we have two great talks for your this month.

"The RocketHack 2019"

Brian Foskett
Head of Product Management at Nomad Digital

Brian is product manager with two decades of experience specialising in wireless communication. The RocketHack is a brand new well attended smart transport themed hackathon that ran for the first time this September. Brian is going to feedback to the group on the hackathon and what Nomad Digital learned from the experience.

Nomad Digital (nomad-digital.com)
Nomad are a specialist in intelligent transport, offering benefits to passengers and operators by improving connectivity on the move. Nomad’s integrated and scalable solutions include the multi-award winning Passenger WiFi, enabling seamless connectivity with the internet and on-board infotainment

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"Becoming a Product Manager - going back to school!"

Ben Brownless
Product Manager at GlobalBridge

Ben is an experienced teacher and school leader, now part of globalbridge - an online platform that helps young people showcase their talents and connect with opportunities in education, training and industry. Ben is a relative new product manager and is going to speak about the cross-over between teaching and product management.
globalbridge (myglobalbridge.com)
Global Bridge is a unique product which allows young people to showcase their talents to educational institutions and industry. It provides recruiters with a searchable, fully customisable database which can be tailored to identify individuals who satisfy specific skills, interest and goals.

Wednesday 9th October TUS Park
TusPark Eagle Labs
First Floor, 27 Grainger Street · Newcastle

18:00 – Doors Open, food and drinks
18:30 – Talks and discussion
19:30 – Drinks and chance to chat
20:00 – Retire to a bar