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Kate Tarling talks about design products for social impact at ProductTank London

The Challenge of Designing Products for Social Impact

Kate Tarling is a very experienced user researcher and product designer with a wealth of experience with running user-centred design programmes and activities. Recently Kate has worked as a Product Designer for Peek a social enterprise creating easy to use eye care tools for every clinic and health care worker. In this talk from ProductTank London, she talks […]

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Fergus Christie explains the importance of product specifications when creating physical products

The Importance of Product Specifications

In this final talk from “How Best To Manage Physical Products”, Fergus Christie from the Product Development Centre (PDC) talks about going “From Ideas to Reality”, and the attention to detail require to make products – particularly physical products – a reality. Specifically, he reiterates a simple but critical idea – that the process of creating a […]

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Alex Patterson talks about how Nissan take physical products (cars) from the concept sketch stage through to physical production.

From Concept to Production – How Nissan Creates Cars

Alec Patterson comes from a design and test engineering background, and spoke at ProductTank London about how Nissan goes from designing the initial concept for a new vehicle to actually putting it into production. Setting the concept of the vehicle To start with, the team will benchmark and assess competitor vehicles, assess the target market, expand […]

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Eduardo Aguilar Pelaez - discussing Hardware Products at ProductTank

Hardware Products – From Idea to Execution

Eduardo Aguilar Pelaez explores some of the challenges of managing physical products, specifically taking products from idea to execution. Eduardo works on Sherlock – OneFineStay’s keyless entry system which home-owners can control remotely from anywhere in the world, and which allows control of doors without having to install any hardware in the communal area of shared […]

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Federico Selmi speaking at ProductTank London

Overcoming the Product Management and UX Overlap

Federico Selmi started his career as designer and now specialises in product management, customer validation and user centric design. Having worked at companies such as Education First, Shopa and Mindshapes, Federico has got a lot of experience with implementing best practices around lean customer development. In this warm and insightful talk from at ProductTank London […]

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Announcing the #mtpcon London 2016 Speakers

Our San Francisco conference next month is sold out, so what better time to start to start talking about our London conference on September 30, 2016? We’re really excited about this year’s London conference, as it promises to be our best yet. Not only are we adding a ton of optional events before and after […]

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Become a Product Hero in Just One Weekend

There are two paths to being a product hero – bringing new skills back to your team or sharing your hard earned lessons with the wider product community – so we’re putting together a weekend in London where you can do both! Join us in April to hone your skills with one of our awesome […]

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Spencer Turner

Video: Lean UX in Product Management

Lean UX and Lean product design came about about because it is really hard to work out what customers actually want. This is especially true for digital products, as the field is still really just getting started. At it’s core, Lean is about finding better ways to build products with a higher rate of success. […]

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