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 up your network. We're building the largest community of product managers worldwide and we want you to join us on the journey!

Our speakers are top PMs 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 tech mentors and instructors with years of experience in their field, to present on topics in product management, coding, data, UC design, digital marketing and many more to help you become a full-stack product manager.

Weekly AMAs: “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.

Weekly Webinars: wherever in the world you are - participate in our weekly webinars, learn from top industry professionals and ask any burning questions at the end.

Proud to be sponsored by Product School: https://prdct.school/2ZDzakN, 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 online: https://prdct.school/2KvFR2f

Feel free to get in touch by emailing admissions@productschool.com.

Upcoming events (5)

Webinar: Managing an ML Product as a Black-Box by fmr Groupon Sr BI PM

***RSVP on EventBrite: https://bit.ly/2SLojnE *** *** DISCLAIMER: This event is ONLINE. The instructions to join will be sent to all registered users via email shortly before the event. *** As a Product Manager, you’re responsible for delivering products and features that both delight customers and move the company closer to its top-line metrics. However, how do you know whether the individual features you ship each sprint or each quarter are successful? Main takeaways: - You are the product owner or a stakeholder of a machine learning product. How can you manage and optimize the product without getting into its technical details? - Making sure the product has the right input data available: you might have the most talented data science team in the world, but without the right fuel (ie data) their potential is limited from the start - Choosing the right performance metrics to make sure the product is aligned with your business needs. - Test the tests! A test-driven approach to guarantee the tests currently in place fairly reflect the business scenarios (e.g. you are not using data points not available in production) Meet the Speaker: Gianluca Gindro Gianluca is a hands-on leader in the Data and Analytics space, interested in data challenges with a direct impact on the overall performance of a company. Currently, he is a Data Analytics Lead at Kuoni Global Travel Services View Speaker's Full Profile (https://bit.ly/2BKdeht) Get the FREE Product Book here (https://prdct.school/2CMSqF1) Product School (http://bit.ly/2TqhCZ1) is the global leader in product management training, with over 10,000 alumni, 20 campuses worldwide and a live online campus. Product School’s certificates (PMC™,FPMC™,PLC™) are the most important industry-recognized certificates for product managers; all of our instructors are senior-level product managers working at top technology companies such as Google, Facebook, Airbnb, PayPal, LinkedIn, and Netflix. Event is Sponsored by: Miro is an online collaborative whiteboard platform that enables distributed product teams to work effectively together, from brainstorming with sticky notes to creating user story maps, roadmaps, and more. Trusted by over 5 million users from leading companies like Salesforce, Spotify, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Sign up for free (https://bit.ly/2Ypx1eo) and start collaborating today. Disclaimer: by registering for this event I agree to receive email communications from Product School and all sponsor brands. Get Your Tickets (https://bit.ly/2SLojnE)*RSVP on Eventbrite in order to receive the livestream link

Webinar: Building an eCommerce Catalog by Walmart Sr PM

***RSVP on EventBrite: https://bit.ly/3cN7Eam *** *** DISCLAIMER: This event is ONLINE. The instructions to join will be sent to all registered attendees via email shortly before the event. *** 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? Join to find out with Lara Ganesan from Walmart. Being a Product Manager requires structured and organized thinking. Frameworks and toolkits are a handy and effective way to approach problems. Product Managers will learn about many and develop their own throughout their product careers. Main takeaways: - Transitioning from Tech to Technical Product Management: My story - eCommerce Product Management at the Fortune 1 company - Product Do's and Dont's: Lessons learned Meet the Speaker: Lara Ganesan Lara is a highly motivated, data-driven, passionate Product Owner with 10+ years of Product and engineering experience in Silicon Valley. Currently, she’s a Senior Product Manager for the International Marketplace Platform. View Speaker’s Full Profile (https://bit.ly/2MUshqw) Get the FREE Product Book here (http://bit.ly/2RLrED9) Product School(http://bit.ly/2uQLjZK) is the global leader in Product Management training with a community of over one million product professionals. Our certificates are the most industry-recognized credentials by employers hiring product managers. All of our instructors are senior-level Product Managers working at top Silicon Valley companies including Google, Facebook, Netflix, Airbnb, PayPal, Uber, and Amazon. Miro is an online collaborative whiteboard platform that enables distributed product teams to work effectively together, from brainstorming with sticky notes to creating user story maps, roadmaps, and more. Trusted by over 5 million users from leading companies like Salesforce, Spotify, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Sign up for and start collaborating today. (https://miro.com/signup/) Disclaimer: by registering for this event I agree to receive email communications from Product School and all sponsor brands.

Ask a Product Bud: Product School CEO, Carlos Gonzalez de Villaumbrosia

***RSVP on EventBrite: https://bit.ly/38vkLwm *** DISCLAIMER: This event is ONLINE The instructions to join will be sent to all registered attendees via email shortly before the event. This is an exclusive Q&A session hosted by Product School in collaboraiton with Product Buds. Join us for an interactive fireside chat with Carlos González De Villaumbrosia, Founder and CEO of Product School. Carlos will discuss what it’s like to work in this dynamic role and what it takes to get your foot in the door. You’ll also get the inside scoop on the day-to-day work as a CEO, the challenges of the job and personal insights from his experience.Meet the Speaker: Carlos González De Villaumbrosia As CEO and Founder of Product School, Carlos leads a growing team of instructors and employees dedicated to training the next generation of product managers across 16 campuses worldwide. He is also the author of The Product Book and a frequent speaker at technology industry events. View Speaker's Full Profile (https://prod.school/39SoG5R)Get the FREE Product Book here (https://bit.ly/2CMSqF1) Product School (https://prod.school/2TeXzfF)is the global leader in Product Management training with a community of over one million product professionals. Our certificates are the most industry-recognized credentials by employers hiring product managers. All of our instructors are senior-level Product Managers working at top Silicon Valley companies including Google, Facebook, Netflix, Airbnb, PayPal, Uber, and Amazon. About Product BudsProduct Buds aims to be a diverse, inclusive, and welcoming environment for aspiring Product Managers of all social and cultural identities, as well as educational and career backgrounds. Whether you are a student, working professional, or self-employed individual who is new to the world of Product Management (PM) or you are well-versed in PM, we welcome you to use this community as a platform to advance your PM knowledge and skills through dialogue about PM books as well as execution of collaborative projects.Interested in joining the Product Buds community? Email at [masked]!Disclaimer: by registering for this event I agree to receive email communications from Product School and all sponsor brands. Get Your Tickets (https://bit.ly/38vkLwm) in order to receive the livestream link

Webinar: Leading in Times of Crisis by Instagram PM

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***RSVP on EventBrite: https://bit.ly/3731hyq *** DISCLAIMER: This event is ONLINE The instructions to join will be sent to all registered attendees via email shortly before the event. Join this webinar to learn more about managing teams in times of crisis and best practices to follow when your team is experiencing one. It could be COVID, re-org, change in funding, a popular leader leaving the team, bad PR, etc.Main Takeaways: Find ways to balance team health with productivity Increase frequency, reach and style of your communication Re-think priorities to make good progress on a few impactful projects than make slight progress on many different ones Meet the Speaker: Deotima Mukherjee Deotima is a seasoned Product Manager who's delivered large-scale projects with global cross-functional teams for search monetization, e-commerce and social media apps. Currently, she’s a Product Manager at Instagram, working on improving people's experiences with Businesses.View Speaker's Full Profile Product School (https://prod.school/2TeXzfF) is the global leader in Product Management training with a community of over one million product professionals. Our certificates are the most industry-recognized credentials by employers hiring product managers. All of our instructors are senior-level Product Managers working at top Silicon Valley companies including Google, Facebook, Netflix, Airbnb, PayPal, Uber, and Amazon. Miro is the online collaborative whiteboard platform that enables distributed product teams to work effectively together from remote sprint planning and retrospectives to creating user story maps, roadmaps, kanban boards, and more. Join the community of over 3.5 million users from leading companies like Salesforce, Spotify, Twitter, LinkedIn, and more. Create your first board for free. (https://miro.com/signup/) Disclaimer: by registering for this event I agree to receive email communications from Product School and all sponsor brands. Get Your Tickets (https://bit.ly/3731hyq) in order to receive the livestream link

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