Product Aotearoa Conference 2023

7th and 8th September 2023

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About the Conference

We’re excited to announce the first-ever Product Conference in New Zealand: Product Aotearoa Conference 2023, a conference designed specifically for product enthusiasts like you!

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JW Marriott Auckland
22-26 Albert St, Auckland, Auckland, 1010, New Zealand

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What you can expect:

  • Day 1 –  Live keynote talks
  • Day 2 – Interactive half day workshops

Speakers – Live Keynote talks

  • Bruce McCarthy, Stakeholder Management: The Most Important Skill Nobody Teaches.
  • Rich Mironov, The Chocolate Cake Problem: Not Letting Stakeholders Own Your Roadmap.
  • Para Muraleedharan, From Napkin Sketches to Product Revenue: a guide to Product Commercialisation.
  • Norie Ape, Unleashing the Power of Cognitive Diversity: Building Teams for Enhanced Innovation.
  • Andrew Tokeley – Practical Product Strategy – beyond the theory, actionable insights for everyone.
  • Tanya Johnson – Building products you won’t regret. An approach to responsible Tech and AI for product teams.
  • Nicole Williams – Reframing Failure: Creating a Culture where Learning Fast is Celebrated
  • Bradley Scott – The Tyranny of Product Management

Panel Discussion:

Join us as we tune in to the dynamic dialogue among industry leaders Rich MironovNicole WilliamsAndrew Tokeley, and Bradley Scott. They will be diving headfirst into the thrilling quest of fostering a robust product culture in Aotearoa New Zealand.


Alongside the main conference, we’ve lined up a full day of optional, in-person, workshops on Friday, 8th September, allowing you to deep dive into some new product skills.

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Morning (9.00 am to 1.00 pm)

  • Moving Up – Product Market Fit strategy for Senior Product Managers by Colab
  • Enabling Performance – How to align culture and operating model to achieve your strategic objectives by Radically
  • Stakeholder Management – The Most Important Skill Nobody Teaches by Bruce McCarthy

Afternoon (1.30 pm to 5.30 pm)

  • Moving In – Foundational skill sets for early career Product Managers by Colab
  • Moving Together – Three foundational tenets of being a Product Leader by Colab
  • Product Leadership Customer Value, and Talking About Money with Stakeholders by Rich Mironov


  • Workshops are run in parallel, so you can only attend ONE from each session i.e. one from the morning and one in the afternoon.
  • Conference and workshop tickets must be purchased separately.

Each workshop ticket costs $300 (inc. GST)

Our Workshop partners

Colab & Radically


  • Conference (Last Chance) – $500 (limited tickets left) Sold out
  • Group Tickets(5) – $2,250 Sold out
  • Workshops – $300 per workshop

We’re Here to Help

Questions? We’ve got answers. Our dedicated team is on hand to assist with any queries you may have about the summit. Reach out to us, and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.