Speakers

Speakers

We are pleased to announce the complete lineup for Leanconf 16. We are welcoming 18 speakers to share lessons and practical takeaways from a range of topics: Lean Startup, Lean UX, Analytics, Customer Development & Product Development.

Keynotes & Workshops

Both our keynote speakers are awesome!
Not only are they keynoting the conference day but they are also facilitating world-class workshops.

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Alistair Croll

Author of 'Lean Analytics'
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Cindy Alvarez

Director of UX at Yammer, Microsoft

Talks

A 2 track conference day covering lean startup for innovation and startups.

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Poornima Vijayashanker

Founder of Femgineer
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Poornima Vijayashanker

Founder of Femgineer
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Brant Cooper

Author of The Lean Entrepreneur and The Lean Brand.
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Brant Cooper

Author of The Lean Entrepreneur and The Lean Brand.
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Colin McFarland

Head of CRO and Product Owner of Experimentation Services at Skyscanner
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Colin McFarland

Head of CRO and Product Owner of Experimentation Services at Skyscanner
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Graham Paterson

Product Manager, Deliveroo
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Graham Paterson

Product Manager, Deliveroo
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Tristan Kromer

Lean Startup Coach & Lean Startup Circle SF
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Tristan Kromer

Lean Startup Coach & Lean Startup Circle SF
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Ranjit Das

FastWorks Master Trainer & Lean Startup Coach
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Ranjit Das

FastWorks Master Trainer & Lean Startup Coach
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Rosemary King

Pivotal Labs
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Simon Phillips

Design Manager, Pivotal Labs
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Simon Phillips

Design Manager, Pivotal Labs
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Bob Jansen

Founder of Firmhouse
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Bob Jansen

Founder of Firmhouse
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Robbert van Geldrop

Partner at Firmhouse
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Robbert van Geldrop

Partner at Firmhouse
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Salim Virani

Founder of Source Institute & Leancamp
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Salim Virani

Founder of Source Institute & Leancamp
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Jevin Maltais

Lean practitioner & president of Quickjack Solutions
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Jevin Maltais

Lean practitioner & president of Quickjack Solutions
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Andy Young

Entrepreneur In Residence 500 startups
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Andy Young

Entrepreneur In Residence 500 startups
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Chris Locke

Product Lifecycle at Pearson
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Chris Locke

Product Lifecycle at Pearson

Unconference

As part of Leanconf we will be running a Leancamp unconference.
A group of 100 active entrepreneurs, startups and product people getting together.

It's a very collaborative, peer-to-peer learning event where you can get your problems solved and you and contribute to the agenda.

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Cindy Alvarez

Director of UX at Yammer, Microsoft
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Poornima Vijayashanker

Founder of Femgineer
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Poornima Vijayashanker

Founder of Femgineer
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Brant Cooper

Author of The Lean Entrepreneur and The Lean Brand.
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Brant Cooper

Author of The Lean Entrepreneur and The Lean Brand.
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Tristan Kromer

Lean Startup Coach & Lean Startup Circle SF
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Tristan Kromer

Lean Startup Coach & Lean Startup Circle SF
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Robbert van Geldrop

Partner at Firmhouse
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Robbert van Geldrop

Partner at Firmhouse
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Salim Virani

Founder of Source Institute & Leancamp
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Salim Virani

Founder of Source Institute & Leancamp
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Jevin Maltais

Lean practitioner & president of Quickjack Solutions
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Jevin Maltais

Lean practitioner & president of Quickjack Solutions
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Andy Young

Entrepreneur In Residence 500 startups
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Andy Young

Entrepreneur In Residence 500 startups
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You?

Run your own session
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You?

Speak at the Unconference

Workshops

A full 8 hour, intensive, intimate learning experience. All workshops take place on Thursday 21st April, are a full day long and include lunch. Capped at 50 for Alistair’s session and 25 for the rest.

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Alistair Croll

Author of 'Lean Analytics'
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Cindy Alvarez

Director of UX at Yammer, Microsoft
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Mary Baldwin

Practice Lead, Product Management at Pivotal Labs
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Mary Baldwin

Practice Lead, Product Management at Pivotal Labs
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Martina Hodges Schell

Associate Director, Design at Pivotal Labs
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Martina Hodges Schell

Associate Director, Design at Pivotal Labs

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