World Product Day!

May 23, 2018 · New York, United States of America

This year we’re celebrating the 8th Anniversary of ProductTank, our global series of product management meetups for product people, by product people, and what better way to do that than to throw the world’s largest product management event!

We’re thrilled to announce the first ever World Product Day on May 23, the 8th anniversary of the first ProductTank meetup in London!

To celebrate, World Product Day will feature over 70 Product Tank events across the world.

- 6:00pm - Doors open at Capital One Labs

- 6:30pm - ProductTank Begins

- "Happy World Product Day!" Introduction from Tremis Skeete, ProductTank NYC Organizer

- Sponsor Remarks from Saad Khatri, Capital One Labs

- Guest Speaker Presentation by Vivek Bedi

- Guest Speaker Presentation by Tania Philip

- Q/A Discussion with Guest Moderator, Karen Kranack

- 9:00pm - ProductTank Ends

Please meet our special guests:

Our guest moderator:

Karen Kranack, VP of User Experience at Intouch Solutions

As a versatile User Experience Executive and Strategist, Karen Kranack is a team leader adept at creating omnichannel digital ecosystems that balance business objectives, user goals and technical feasibility. She has led UX departments for Fortune 500 companies and have overseen a portfolio of business worth more than $10MM. Karen began her career as a programmer for National Geographic Online, then transitioned to UX design, focusing on mobile. Karen has worked with product teams at companies such as: Estee Lauder, Coca-Cola, Sony, Johnson & Johnson, Google, MasterCard, Seamless, Barnes &, and several other big brands.

And our guest presenters:

Vivek Bedi, Head of Product Management at LearnVest

Vivek Bedi is the Head of Product at LearnVest and Head of Consumer Experience Products at Northwestern Mutual. Vivek’s leadership spans several areas of the business, including technology, product management, sales, marketing, and operations. Before joining Northwestern Mutual, Bedi was SVP of Digital Product and Platform for Sterling Solutions, a provider of background-screening services. He handled all aspects of the company’s digital transformation, including mobile, digital, web, and B2B applications. Prior to his role at Sterling, Bedi spent 13 years at Goldman Sachs as SVP of Digital Consumer Communications Products, where he focused on digital client and employee transformation. He holds dual bachelor’s degrees in Computer Science and Computer Engineering from Rutgers College of Engineering.

Tania Philip, VP of Product at Shutterstock

Tania Philip is a visionary and product leader with 11+ years of extensive global experience defining, building and launching award-winning digital products. In her current role as VP of Product at Shutterstock, Tania generates bold and innovative ideas for growth, creating and delivering products that meet the needs of the customer. Previously, Tania spearheaded and executed the product strategy at Zocdoc, implementing the rollout of new product initiatives to drive exponential growth and scale. She also served as Global Head of Mobile and Connected Devices for Bloomberg where she directed, managed and executed the product portfolio roadmap.

Refreshments will be provided!

This World Product Day event is sponsored by:

Capital One Labs

Our Capital One Labs Event Host:
Saad Khatri, Director of Product at Capital One


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