Paula Gray, Anthropologist, is looking forward to ProductCamp Seattle. "I'm proposing a session, Anthropology for Product Management: How can an anthropologist help me build and sell better products?"
About ProductCamp Seattle
ProductCamp Seattle 2012 is a free, all-day event hosted for the product management community by the Product Management Consortium (PMC). This will be the 4th event in Seattle. This year we are hosting the event at TechDwellers, a startup incubator space in Seattle’s hip Georgetown neighborhood. The event is free for participants, entirely funded by sponsors and organized by volunteers. Lunch and breakfast are provided.
ProductCamp Seattle is organized by the Product Management Consortium (PMC) – the PMC is a volunteer-driven, non-profit organization that enables product management professionals in the Pacific Northwest to connect, share, participate and learn from each other. We host monthly events on the third Thursday of every month as well as monthly networking lunches. We also host an online community, as well as ProductCamp.
PMC site: http://www.pmcnw.org/
About Paula Gray
Paula is an anthropologist with the Association of International Product Marketing & Management. She uses her knowledge of anthropology, human interaction and cultural framework and helps product managers, brand managers and marketers get what she calls a “deeper than demographics”
About The AIPMM
The Association of International Product Marketing and Management (AIPMM), founded in 1998, promotes worldwide excellence in product management education and provides training, education, certification and professional networking opportunities. With members in 65 countries, the AIPMM is the Worldwide Certifying Body of product team professionals and offers globalized trainings and credentials localized for specific markets designed to meet the challenges of a constantly changing business landscape. As the only professional organization that addresses the entire product lifecycle from inception to obsolescence in any industry, the AIPMM supports strategic partners with offerings in Europe, the Middle East, Australia, and SouthEast Asia, as well as North America.
The AIPMM Seven Phase Product Lifecycle Framework is a vendor independent Product Management and Product Marketing standard that takes into account best practices used in a wide range of companies and industries. This ensures that the most modern and up to date challenges faced in product management and product marketing are addressed for today’s environment. The Framework is part of the AIPMM Product Body of Knowledge (ProdBOK) that was developed with input from over 50 experts and endorsed by more than half a dozen consulting companies. The Framework includes seven distinct product phases, from Conceive to End of Life, and covers all aspects during the entire product lifecycle.
AIPMM Membership benefits include the national Product Management Educational Conference, regional conferences, the Career Center, peer Forums, tools, templates, publications and eligibility to enroll in the Certification Programs. The Agile Certified Product Manager® (ACPM), Certified Product Manager® (CPM), Certified Product Marketing Manager® (CPMM), Certified Brand Manager® (CBM), and Certified Innovation Leader (CIL) programs allow individual members to demonstrate their level of expertise and provide corporate members an assurance that their product professionals are operating at peak performance.
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