6 Years of amazing product conferences

Mind the Product has featured diverse speakers from all over the world, all of whom are experienced, hands-on practitioners of the art of product management. Every year we’re joined by new product superheros who are keen to share their experiences and hard won lessons with our audience.

“The talks were the best talks I’ve heard in a very long time.”
Marty Cagan

2017

Design Sprints by Jake Knapp
The Only Product Metric that Matters by Josh Elman
Innovation is Broken by Janice Fraser
Transforming to a Product Culture by Lea Hickman
How High Performance Organisations Innovate at Scale by Barry O’Reilly
How Calm Technology Can Help Us Be More Human by Amber Case
Building Products AI-First by Aparna Chennapragada
20 Years of Product Management in 25 Minutes by Dave Wascha
Critical Thinking for Product Teams by Teresa Torres
What Makes us Creative by Scott Berkun
Escaping the Build Trap by Melissa Perri
The Heartbeat of Product by Nate Walkingshaw
Sense & Respond: The Farm Awakens by Jeff Gothelf & Josh Seiden
Great Design for Great Digital Products by Jane Austin
How to Survive the Hardest Part of Product Management by Janna Bastow
The Craft of Prototyping by Caitlin Kalinowski
The Heart of Innovation by Blade Kotelly
Product Design in the Era of the Algorithm by Josh Clark
Creative Spaces that Work by Sarah B. Nelson

2016

Behind Every Great Product by Marty Cagan
Product Managers: Please Make Yourself Uncomfortable by Ken Norton
The Psychology Behind Successful Products by Nathalie Nahai
Your Product is Already Obsolete – How to Survive by Des Traynor
Building Happy Product Teams like Heist Teams by Laura Klein
Product Management is More Important Than Ever by Martin Eriksson
Metaphor and Stories in Product Management by Elizabeth Churchill
Paving the Cow Path and Other Stories by Simon Cross
Designing Your Way to Better Team Collaboration by Alison Coward
Scaling Lean Principles by Jeff Gothelf
Taking Your Product Across Cultures by Lisa Long
The Importance of Listening to Your Customers by David Cancel
Crafting Products That Engage by Donna Lichaw
Crafting a Creative Culture by Jeff Veen
Grounding Product by Scott Belsky
Making Sense of Any Product by Abby Covert
The Experience is the Product by Peter Merholz
Why We Need Product People to Save AI by Ashwini Asokan
Remaking the Making Company – From Focusing on Technology to Experiences by Maria Giudice

2015

We Shape our Products, and Our Products Shape Us by Josh Brewer
Rapid Prototyping in Product Management by Tom Chi
Modernizing the Citizen Experience by Dana Chisnell
How to Outsmart the Digital Deluge by Dave Coplin
Managing Conflict in Product by Rochelle King
Where do Great Products Come From? by Jon Kolko
5 Psychological Principles of Persuasive Product Design by Nathalie Nahai
Product Management by Orders of Magnitude by Ken Norton
Product = People by Nilan Peiris
The Art of Saying No by Mina Radhakrishnan
Going from Meh to Awesome by Shiva Rajaraman
A Girl’s Guide to Product Management by Amanda Richardson
Science vs Stories by Linda Rising
Badass: Making Users Awesome by Kathy Sierra
Product Development Tools by Ryan Singer
Building a Winning Product Strategy from the Kano Model by Jared Spool

2014

Build badass users by Kathy Sierra
Inside the mind of the product manager by Dave Wascha
Building habit-forming products by Nir Eyal
Product strategy in a growing company by Des Traynor
Design is as important as technology by Irene Au
You need to embrace chaos to succeed by Fred Destin
Changing organisations to improve products by Leisa Reichelt
Designing your Value Proposition by Alex Osterwalder
Being Human in a Digital World: Lessons from the intersection of tech & culture by Genevieve Bell

2013

The next product canvas by Paul Adams
Product Design for Tomorrow by Cennydd Bowles
How to Build a Billion Dollar App by George Berkowski
Design as Competitive Advantage by Andy Budd
Lean Product Development by Brant Cooper & Patrick Vlaskovits
Beyond usable – mapping emotion to experience by Kelly Goto
Innovations that Matter by Tim Harford
Delivering a Pure Product by Aziz Musa

2012

The antithesis of product process by Charles Adler
Top 10 tips to making products people love by Marty Cagan
Does my fridge need twitter? by Tom Coates
Rapid prototyping Google Glass by Tom Chi
Evoking real-world experiences by Hannah Donovan & Matthew Ogle
What games can teach us about product development by John Earner
Is purpose the new pivot? by Tom Hulme
Product management in large organisations, do it with Jazz by Tom Loosemore

Mind the Product 2016 in Review

2016 saw our biggest and best product management conferences ever – in both San Francisco and London. Mind the Product is truly the pre-eminent conference for passionate product people. Read more

6 Years of amazing product conferences

Mind the Product has featured diverse speakers from all over the world, all of whom are experienced, hands-on practitioners of the art of product management. Every year we’re joined by new product superheros who are keen to share their experiences and hard won lessons with our audience. Read more

By product people, for product people

The Mind the Product conferences are brought to you by a team of product managers who spend all day building start-ups, and all night building a community for their product manager peers. Read more