Scott Eblen

Director of Product Management, Twitter

Scott has worked in product management roles in some of the largest and smallest tech companies on the planet.

Scott is Director of Product for Twitter Live Video, managed out of Twitter’s London office. His team was responsible for launching NFL football on the platform and has expanded to broadcast a variety of content. Previously, Scott was Chief Product Officer at the online investment management service after spending 7 years at Google where he, among other things, was responsible for all mobile Gmail interfaces. Prior to Google Scott led the product management team at Library House, a UK startup that tracked high-tech and high-growth companies across Europe. He started his career as a Program Manager at Microsoft on the SharePoint team. Scott holds a Computer Science degree from Princeton University.

Make Your Own Rules to Make Stand-out Products

Scott will show why successful product management requires a degree of lateral thinking and a willingness to challenge or ignore conventional ‘wisdom’.

Drawing on his experiences at Google, Nutmeg and Twitter, he will talk about how some of the most successful products are developed from a place where orthodox thinking is abandoned. Just because everything in an industry is done in a certain way, that doesn’t mean it is the right way. Scott will share some actionable ideas to take back to your business that will help you develop a product management framework that works for your situation.