Thanks for a Terrific 6th ProductCamp Toronto!

The 6th ProductCamp Toronto was held on Saturday with a great turnout of participants to network, learn and have some fun! A REALLY BIG shoutout to all our sponsors and to all the fantastic volunteers who helped plan, setup, photograph, speak, facilitate and cleanup as well as all the attendees for helping make the day a success.

We’ll start posting presentation slides and other content related to the event shortly. If you have pictures, notes, etc. that you would like to contribute and share, please send them, or links to them, to productcamptoronto@gmail.com.

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Awards Reception to Feature Live Music by Joshua Itwaru

We’re pleased to announce that Joshua Itwaru will be performing at the ProductCamp Toronto 2013 Awards Reception at the end of the day. Joshua is an accomplished saxophonist and pianist. You can find out more about Joshua at livemusicalentertainment

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Vivek Bhardwaj, Blackberry VP, to kickoff ProductCamp Toronto 2013

We’re pleased to announce that veteran product management professional, Vivek Bardwaj will be substituting for Alec Saunders to give the Keynote presentation that kicks off this year’s ProductCamp Toronto.

Vivek BhardwajAs Head of the Software Portfolio at BlackBerry, Vivek is focussed on ensuring Blackberry builds an incredible experience for BlackBerry users. Working closely with development teams he helps ensure features are built with quality and ultimately create compelling stories about what end users can achieve with their BlackBerry smartphone.

Prior to joining BlackBerry 7 years ago, Vivek worked at Siemens Mobile in the UK in Product Management. As the Product Manager for UK/Ireland, Vivek was responsible for delivering products into the market and worked closely with engineering, software development teams and sales and marketing to ensure the products were launched successfully with their partners.

According to Vivek, the highlight of his career to date has been sharing the stage with Thorsten Heins, CEO of BlackBerry, at BlackBerry World 2012 to introduce BlackBerry 10.

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Your Chance For 5 Minutes Of Fame At ProductCamp 2013

If you want to share your knowledge, but want a shorter format than the full sessions, then here’s your chance to present. The “5 minute” IGNITE talks give more people the opportunity to speak and share their knowledge with others. Continue reading

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Übermeetings Joins Sponsors of ProductCamp Toronto 2013

UbermeetingsToronto-based startup, Übermeetings is participating in ProductCamp Toronto 2013 and will enable attendees to interactively ask questions, answer polls, and submit ideas using their mobile devices. With this easy-to-use web platform, we’re looking forward to offering attendees some exciting new ways to interact during the event including polling, moderated Q&A, anonymous surveys, and virtual flipcharts. We’ll see you and your smartphone at ProductCamp!

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Session Topics and Voting now available

Have an Idea for a Session Topic?

Subscribers can now submit Session Topics and vote for sessions for ProductCamp Toronto 2013. Login and post your question or proposed Session Topic at Session Topics and Voting. For more details on previous year’s topics go to 2012 Tracks & Sessions.

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Announcing Product Camp Toronto 2013

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Saturday July 20 is the date for our 6th event at the Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson University. Join us for some great discussions on Product Development, Product Management, Product Marketing, Innovation, Startups and other related topics.

ProductCamp Toronto is a collaborative, user-organized, unconference focused on education, networking and open discussion around product management and related topics.

There is no cost to attend ProductCamp Toronto, but your participation is required to make this a great event. We will be looking to you to lead a session or actively participate in the session discussions. Stay tuned for a new Tracks & Sessions page where you can suggest and vote on sessions…coming soon!

Register now for ProductCamp Toronto 2013.

A big thank you to the IT Management Student Association (ITMSA) at Ryerson for hosting us again this year!

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Thank you for the 5th ProductCamp Toronto!

The 5th ProductCamp Toronto was held on Saturday with a great turnout of participants to network, learn and have some fun! A REALLY BIG thanks to all our sponsors and to all the fantastic volunteers who helped plan, setup, photograph, speak, facilitate and cleanup as well as all the attendees for helping make the day a success.

We’re starting to post presentation slides and other content related to the event on the 2012 Topics and Sessions pages. Photos from the event are being posted to the ProductCamp Toronto Flickr Pool.

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Session Topics Are Now Posted

Only 3 days until ProductCamp! Session topics that have been proposed to date and voted on by pre-registrants are now posted at Proposed Session Topics. You can still propose a topic and/or vote on Google Moderator.

We’ll be organizing the sessions into tracks  and the final list will be posted at the beginning of the event on Saturday morning with an Open Grid for scheduling and last minute changes.

See you at P-Camp!

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Your 5 minutes of fame at ProductCamp Toronto 2012

ProductCamp Toronto 2012 is re-introducing the “5 minute” talk to give more people the opportunity to speak and share their knowledge with others. These talks have been a great success in the past so we’re going to do it again! If you want to share your knowledge, but want a shorter format than the full sessions, then here’s your chance to present. Continue reading

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