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Product Development

Spring 2011 Seattle Semester

How do you get from an idea to an offering? What are strategies to identify and prioritize features? How do you take a product definition and turn it into a development plan? What should comprise a minimum viable product? What are effective strategies to build your first offering? What are common mistakes that you should avoid when planning and building an offering?

Goal:
Plan and start building your offering.

Date:
2011-06-13, 06:30 PM

Mentors


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Matt Shobe
Design Advisor, BigDoor

Matt Shobe is a Design Advisor with BigDoor, a Seattle startup that powers gamified loyalty programs for web content providers. Matt was a co-founder of FeedBurner, a Chicago-based company that provides media distribution and audience engagement services for blogs and RSS...

8.38
T.A. Mccann
CEO, Gist

T.A. McCann serves as Founder and CEO of Gist. His past experience includes entrepreneur-in-residence roles at both Vulcan Capital and Polaris Venture Partners. He also held senior positions at Microsoft, leading product planning for the Exchange Server Group and developi...

8.50
Dan Shapiro
Serial Entrepreneur, Board of Directors, Photobucket

Dan Shapiro sold his most recent company, Sparkbuy, to Google where he is CEO of the Google Comparison subsidary. Previously he founded Ontela (now Photobucket) and worked at RealNetworks, Microsoft, and Wildseed (acquired by AOL). His companies have been named Dow Jone...

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