2018 UPCOMING SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS
Dec 13th - NYC - Product School Lecture
Aug 21st - NYC - "How to Launch Version One Products"
Jan 23rd - NYC - "The Importance of Technical Skills in UX and Product"
2017 SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS
Feb 2017 - NYC - "February '17: Wells Fargo, Mastercard, and Compass (ProductTank)
Presented a 13 minute talk on "How To Spike Adoption In Enterprise Apps". Walked through the highs and lows of implementing a heavyweight Enterprise CRM (Salesforce.com) with lessons learned was the primary subject of discussion. Discussed the difference of building an Enterprise application with a large number of stakeholders and ever-changing requirements vs. Startup development. Additionally touched on how to raise adoption for an application that users don't necessarily "have to" use, and how to leverage psychology in interesting ways to help your cause.
Jan 2017 - NYC - "Design Disruptors: A Community Conversation" (ProductTank / nexTier / Lifion by ADP)
nexTier Innovations and Lifion by ADP, held a special event which included a Design Disruptors film screening and a guest panel discussion about the film and the current state of the product design industry. The panel included six design and management professionals that hail from startups, midsize and large globally known companies. As a panelist I provided a viewpoint of the current state of design as experienced by a member of a large globally known organization.
SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT DETAILS & CONTACT INFO
I have enjoyed participating in panels and discussions for organizations such as the Wall St. Technology Association (WSTA) and ProductTank to name a few. Helping businesses build better products is a passion of mine and any way to connect with more of them is something that I greatly enjoy. Whether I'm speaking to the C-suite, senior leadership, technology and business professionals, or even college students, I try to bring a wealth of interesting information concerning current industry trends, real-life experiences, and some humor of course!
For availability and pricing, please contact me at email@example.com
Hi, I'm Eric.
I live to build!
By day, I'm a Product Manager for IHS Markit.
I've also founded the boutique UX Strategy + Product Management Consulting firm MarketShot Solutions.
My teams have proudly designed user experiences & system flows for enterprise applications currently in use globally. The user base of my projects has spanned from a few dedicated specialized users, to millions of users.
I'm also proud to have personally built the iOS App "Who Buys Coffee?"
...a problem that needed solving!
Previously, I've founded the Equity Market Analysis blog MarketShotNYC.com that has been referenced & linked on the Wall St. Journal Blogs, AbnormalReturns.com, and TheReformedBroker.com. I now blog about Product on LinkedIn and Medium.
If you have an interesting project or speaking engagement that you feel I could be a great fit for, please feel free to reach out to me. Thanks!