Have you wondered what life is like as a product owner ? What kind of decisions are they faced with ? What puzzles them ?

 This 90 minute hands-on workshop is aimed at simulating product development in an uncertain environment. You will work in a team with other participants to shape roadmap for a product in a familiar domain. Each participant will be given a 

The  workshop is also being run at Innovation Games Summit in Amsterdam in September 2013 (http://www.igsummit.net/prashant-gandhi.html) . It has also been successfully delivered at a number of blue chip clients in the UK for an introduction to product management and lean startup concepts.

 
 

Outline/Structure of the Workshop

Participants are given a set of story cards pertaining to a familiar domain with story point estimates, but of unknown value.  Using the available estimates, stakeholder requirements and budget constraints, the product team decides on their initial MVP by applying their judgement. 

Value is realised when the product "goes live". Through market feedback and through understanding what the competition is doing, the team can continue to release other features. The team that realises the maximum value wins.

Learning Outcome

Everyone knows about Product Owner's role within the team - providing details, making key decisions and validating the product. This session explores at their remit beyond the team - understanding market feedback, shaping product decisions, reacting to competition etc. 

Participants will learn about

1. Shaping their product MVP

2. Realising early value 

3. Reacting to customer / competitive feedback

Target Audience

Anyone with a keen interest in product development especially product owners and business analysts

schedule Submitted 6 years ago

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