What we're about

This is the product management community in Silicon Valley 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 SV. 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 in Silicon Valley (http://www.productschool.com/?utm_source=meetup&utm_medium=about_us&utm_campaign=sf)

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

Upcoming events (5+)

Product Management Live Chat by CoolerScreens Sr Product Owner

***RSVP on EventBrite: https://prdct.school/2P0PRAB *** Join in and get all your Product Management questions answered during our online event with Ernesto Rodriguez. Some questions that will be answered include: 1. What is the best part of being a Product Manager? 2. What is the worst part of being a Product Manager? 3. What do you look for in a Product Management resume and/or candidate? 4. What was a difficult Product Manager interview question you’ve had? And how did you answer it? 5. Have you ever felt like you didn’t understand the technology on a product? What did you do to compensate? Meet the Speaker: Ernesto Rodriguez Ernesto Rodriguez is a Senior Product Owner in CoolerScreens in Chicago. He has previously worked as Product Manager at Allscripts and as Product Manager & Head of Exam Room Tablet & Wallboard at Outcome Health. Ernesto 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/productmg/) Get the FREE Product Book here (https://prdct.school/2CMSqF1) Get Your Tickets (https://prdct.school/2P0PRAB) *Entrance not guaranteed without valid ticket from Eventbrite

Webinar: Intuit Product Owner on How to Grow Chatbot Engagement

***RSVP on EventBrite: https://prdct.school/2FNVVvi *** *** DISCLAIMER: This event is ONLINE *** 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 Casey Phillips from Intuit. Main takeaways: -User engagement is one of the most important measures of a chatbot's success -Personalization helps users get over their negative perceptions of chatbots and to give them a chance -Personalizing chatbot conversations based on user activity is incredibly powerful and separates the average chatbots from the great ones Meet the Speaker: Casey Phillips Casey Phillips is a AI Chatbot Product Owner at Intuit in California. He has previously worked as Chatbot/AI Product & Growth Lead at Boomtown. Casey 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/casey-phillips-mba-pmp) Get the FREE Product Book here (https://prdct.school/2CMSqF1) Get Your Tickets (https://prdct.school/2FNVVvi) *Entrance not guaranteed without valid ticket from Eventbrite

How to Differentiate V1 Versus Existing Products by Dish Sr PM

Product School Silicon Valley

***RSVP on EventBrite: https://prdct.school/2L1vOlk *** This session will cover the complexities of working with products across the physical and software arena. We'll be covering how ideas and concepts become reality, how a PM works cross-functionally with multiple teams to keep a project flowing and how a PM continues to iterate and improve upon products after they've made it to consumers' hands. Main takeaways: - Launching products at the intersection of physical and digital space - How is Product Management for V1 products, new products, different from existing products - Prioritization for V1 products at intersection of physical and digital space Meet the Speaker: Prateek Bansal Prateek B. is a Product Management at Dish Network in San Francisco. He has previously worked as Founder/Product Management Consultant at Sciologic Consulting. Prateek 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/pbansalsd/) 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 served 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: (415)[masked] () Get Your Tickets (https://prdct.school/2L1vOlk) *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 (418)

Element Technology Partners PM Dir. on Product in Startups

Product School Silicon Valley

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