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Building products and growing teams

PRODUCT MANAGEMENT

June 27, 2024
10:30 - 11:15A PST

Building products and growing teams

10:35 - 10:55A

How to bring the craft back to product management

10:55 - 11:15A

The heirloom tomato org chart

10:35 - 10:55A

How to bring the craft back to product management

Let’s not let pushing metrics and headcount overshadow the joy of building something meaningful. In this talk, Peter will share practical tactics and real examples to help you craft products that you can be proud of – from building customer communities to using AI to automate your busy work.

Peter Yang

he/him

Product Lead at Roblox

Peter is a Product Lead at Roblox. He cares about crafting quality products with customers and has done so at Meta, Twitch, Reddit, and Roblox. He writes about these topics in a newsletter read by 80,000+ tech professionals.

10:55 - 11:15A

The heirloom tomato org chart

A common route for companies to take when growing their product organization is to split into many durable teams. In this session, Nan Yu, head of product at Linear, will recommend a simpler approach that's better suited to help startups handle growth while maintaining a coherent product vision. He will also touch on how these concepts map to Linear's organizational structure, product, and growth.

Nan Yu

he/him

Head of Product at Linear

Nan Yu is head of product at Linear, the modern software development platform that product teams love to use. Before his work at Linear, he was VP of product at Mode Analytics, and served as CTO at Everlane. He's based in Brooklyn, New York.