What we're about

This is the product management community in Toronto to learn more about breaking into the field, improving your skills and building your network.

Our speakers are top PM’s with over 5 years of real-world product management experience working at renowned tech Companies like Facebook, Google, and LinkedIn, and other technology startups.

If you’re an aspiring product manager with over 3 years of experience in technology, business or design, join us! These events are also perfect for those starting out and interested in understanding more about the space, networking, learning from professionals or to launch a PM career.

We host various types of events, including:

Product Talks: Workshops led by Product School mentors and instructors with years of experience in their field, to present on topics in product management, coding, and data.

Tech AMA’s: “Ask Me Anything” sessions hosted by experts in the product management space. Every event is a unique and great opportunity to ask any question you’ve had about breaking into product management.

Happy Hours: Drinks are on us! Come chat and drink with the Product School team, instructors, students and other product managers in SF. We love celebrations and nothing better than Happy Hours!

Info Sessions: If you’re interested in learning more about Product School’s three courses, then don’t miss this! We’ll go over the curriculum, our alumni support, and introduce our instructors and admissions team for a chance to ask any other questions you may have.

Proud to be sponsored by Product School (http://www.productschool.com/?utm_source=meetup&utm_medium=about_us&utm_campaign=sf), one of the top-rated tech schools on SwitchUp (https://www.switchup.org/bootcamps/product-school).

If you want to become a product manager, check out Product School - Product Management Training (http://www.productschool.com/?utm_source=meetup&utm_medium=about_us&utm_campaign=toronto)

You can also send an email to: admissions@productschool.com

Upcoming events (5+)

Webinar: 8 Steps to a Product Manager Interview by Google PM

***RSVP on EventBrite: https://prdct.school/2CoCcPp *** When we think "Product Manager," most people think of the software products we use every day, Facebook, Twitter, Spotify, etc... But we need to consider the people behind the product. Companies need them to keep operations going strong and you could just be the next PM leading the way for innovation on the inside! What are the day to day challenges? Join us for this exclusive webinar with Jon Morgan, Product Manager for Google. Here are a few mind-opening takeaways: - Prepare as you would for your hardest final or most difficult presentation - Communicate clearly with frameworks and use different mediums - Be yourself and have fun! Meet the Speaker: Jon Morgan Jon Morgan is a Product Manager at Google in San Francisco. He has previously worked as Product Manager at QinetiQ North America. Jon became a Product Manager and found that his wide range of skills was a perfect match for a career in product. View the Speaker's LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/jonmorganrobotics/) Get the FREE Product Book here (https://prdct.school/2CMSqF1) Get Your Tickets (https://prdct.school/2CoCcPp) *Entrance not guaranteed without valid ticket from Eventbrite

Webinar: Good Ideas Lead to Hockey Stick Growth by fmr Google PM

***RSVP on EventBrite: https://prdct.school/2TOiROS *** Product Management today is the hot trend that everyone wants to be a part of. And there's lots that you can learn from established professionals. So when you're starting out your Product Management career, how should you go about it? What are the key tools you need to consider? Come find out this Thursday with Jocelyn Miller from JM Coaching & Training. Main takeaways: -Get a glimpse at what the earlier days at Amazon were like -See how big bets to defying conventions are part of what makes a new product or business take off -How to deal with your best ideas coming at what feels like the worst time Meet the Speaker: Jocelyn Miller Jocelyn Miller is a Founder & CEO at JM Coaching & Training in New York. She has previously worked as Product Manager at Google. Jocelyn became a Product Manager and found that her wide range of skills was a perfect match for a career in product. View the Speaker's LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/jocelynmariemiller) Get the FREE Product Book here (https://prdct.school/2CMSqF1) Get Your Tickets (https://prdct.school/2TOiROS) *Entrance not guaranteed without valid ticket from Eventbrite

What is B2B vs. B2C Product Management by Platterz Product Lead

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***RSVP on EventBrite: https://prdct.school/2P5SeCn *** Ever wondered what the difference is between B2B and B2C product management? Enterprise Product Management has different challenges and rewards than consumer products and while you may find that consumer products are more exciting, working on an enterprise product is extremely fascinating as well. Learn the differences here. Main takeaways: - Key differences between B2B and B2C Product Management - How to be successful in each - How to successfully transition between the two Meet the Speaker: Nimrod Fox Nimrod is a seasoned Product Manager, with experience in B2C and B2B companies such as Platterz, Juno, HP and Better Place. Nimrod is currently Product Lead at Platterz, one of the largest corporate catering platforms in North America. He currently teaches his second Product Management course here at Product School. Nimrod started his career in the Israeli Air Force intelligence branch, where he learned a lot about the importance of product and usability at scale. He received his Bachelor's degree in Sociology and Anthropology from Tel Aviv University. View the Speaker's LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/nimrodfox/) Get the FREE Product Book here (https://prdct.school/2CMSqF1) -- Please note: - Tickets sales at the door are from 6:00 - 6:30 PM (if any are still available) - Event entrance and/or seating is based on a first come first serve basis. - Please arrive promptly. Doors lock at 7pm to avoid speaker disruptions. - No refunds unless we have fully canceled the event. Date changes are not included. - For additional info or questions, send an email to [masked] - For last minute questions, send a text to: (647)[masked] () Get Your Tickets (https://prdct.school/2P5SeCn) *Entrance not guaranteed without valid ticket from Eventbrite

Webinar: Using Data Visualization by Beyond The Data Founder

***RSVP on EventBrite: http://bit.ly/2IlAwcg *** Data visualization can help you be a better Product Manager. This session is not about tools but will provide data visualization and storytelling principles and practices to implement in your job to help you be a better Product Manager. A picture may be worth a thousand words, but a data visualization is worth even more. Main takeaways: -Where data visualization plays a role in product and how? -What are the ABC’s of effective visualization? -Where to start? -How to continue learning? Meet the Speaker: Dave Mathias Dave Mathias is founder of Beyond the Data LLC helps customers be customer focused and data fluent. Over the years he has worked in various product roles in small to large companies with a consistent focus on data and analytics differentiated products. He is involved with many community product and analytics organizations including Twin Cities Data Visualization Group, ProductCamp Twin Cities, MinneAnalytics, Product Conf and Minnesota PDMA. View the Speaker's LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/in/davemathias1) Get Your Tickets (http://bit.ly/2IlAwcg) *Entrance not guaranteed without valid ticket from Eventbrite

Past events (66)

How to Build AI Personalized Products by fmr Toys"R"Us PM

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