THE EXPERIENCE

INDUSTRY is divided into three progressive tracks – Build, Launch and Scale, allowing every attendee to enjoy every session.

Wednesday 7:00PM, September 14th @ The Flats, Downtown Cleveland

Opening Evening Get-Together & Early Registration

Get a chance to register early and connect with attendees coming from across the world for INDUSTRY. We’ll be kicking things off with some drinks in The Flats, a mixed-use industrial, entertainment, and residential area on the banks of the Cuyahoga River, steps from The Aloft, our official hotel partner.

Register early from 6-7 PM in the Aloft hotel lobby and then meet us for a drink on us at 7 at the hotel bar.

Aloft Cleveland Downtown
1111 West 10th Street,
Cleveland, OH, 44113

Breakfast

Full hot breakfast available for all attendees.

BUILD

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The difference between asking customers what they want and understanding what they need

Ken Norton | Google Ventures | San Francisco More >>


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Universal Truths in Birthing a New Product – At a Pre-Seed Startup or the Biggest Software Corporation in the World

Ben Gilbert | Co-Founder, Pioneer Square Labs | Seattle, WA More >>


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Talk Shop

Sit for an intimate conversation with speakers and discuss challenges you are facing.


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INDIEGOGO: CHANGING THE WAY PRODUCTS ARE MADE

Kate Drane | Sr. Director of Tech Outreach, Indiegogo | Chicago, IL More >>


Starting with Spreadsheets & Slideshows

Andy Sparks | COO & Co-Founder, Mattermark | San Francisco, CA More >>

Lunch

Delicious lunch by the banks of the Cuyahoga River.

LAUNCH
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Ryan Spoon | Sr. VP, Digital Product Management, ESPN | Bristol, CT More >>


Delicious Data: How to Cook Up Experiences Customers Crave

Elana Karp | Culinary Co-Founder & Chief Culinary Officer, Plated | New York, NY More >>


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Talk Shop

Sit for an intimate conversation with speakers and discuss challenges you are facing.


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The 4 Truths of Product Management

John Vars | Chief Product Officer | San Francisco, CA More >>


Killing Innovation

Kirsten Butzow | Former head of product at Blackboard, Fujitsu, Pearson | Phoenix, AZ More >>

Happy Hour & Demo Area

After a challenging day, it’s time to kick back with a drink and some tasty hor d’oeuvres with fellow attendees. Surrounding you will be a selection of companies that have created products for product people for you to test.

INDUSTRY MID-PARTY

After you have had a little time to decompress, explore some of Cleveland’s best watering holes. Attendees will take a crawl through the newly renovated East Bank Flats neighborhood, with plenty of surprises along the way. Don’t worry, you’ll never be more than steps away from the Aloft, our official hotel.

The Map Room
1281 W. 9th St.
Cleveland, OH 44113

Breakfast

Full hot breakfast available for all attendees.

SCALE
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Balancing the Maker vs Manager Schedule as you Scale

Rohini Pandhi | Product Lead, Square | San Francisco, CA More >>


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STORY + SCALE : FROM NEIGHBORHOOD TO WINE-IN-A-CAN

Graham Veysey | Founder, MANCAN| Cleveland, OH More >>


Simple Decisions Get Harder with Size

Alicia Dixon | Senior Product Manager, Mobile, Hilton Worldwide | Baltimore, MD More >>


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Talk Shop

Sit for an intimate conversation with speakers and discuss challenges you are facing.


The Cost of Diversity & Inclusion

Erica Baker | Build and Release Engineer, Slack Technologies | San Francisco, CA More >>


Fireside Chat

Matt Shobe | Co-Founder & Chief Product Officer, Spare5 | Seattle, WA More >>

Stay on Friday afternoon to deep-dive with experts into product challenges specific to your industry. More information.

WORKING SESSIONS
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Option 1:

Software

Option 2:

Healthcare

Option 3:

Consumer Packaged Goods