MIT Product Management Club - Becoming a BPMA member
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MIT Product Management Club - Becoming a BPMA member MIT Product Management Club - Becoming a BPMA member Presentation Transcript

  • • Over 5,000 members in the Greater Boston Area • Second largest PMA in the country • An invaluable resource for product professionals who are serious about success
  • Practitioner’s Workshop Series Executive Mentorship Program Monthly Speakers Product Executive's Forum
  • • July – Solution Design, The Hidden Side of User Experience • June – Open Source Innovation • May – B2B Product Messaging in 60 Seconds • April – Product Roadmaps, Collaborating to Discover and Deliver Value
  • • September – The Power of Adjacency, Growth Opportunities in your own Backyard • October – The Most Fun and Rewarding Part of Product Management • October – Practitioner’s Workshop, Making Ideas Real, Practical Prototyping • MIT Student Center, Jim O’Neil, Creative Director, Above the Fold
  • Network at Monthly Meetings Network with partner organizations Build professional community relationships
  • Product Management Library Online articles, news, links, blogs and forums Volunteer opportunities Sponsorships, web, recruitment, content, and more
  • See exclusive job listings on Host your resume Be seen by a targeted network of employers Mentorship program
  • Co-President: Sarela Bliman-Cohen Co-President: Ray Trevisani Treasurer: Andrew Shepard Secretary: Ferenc Gyarcsan Programming: Sunil Dixit and Paul Ressler Networking: Doug Bonin Partnerships: Jane Fine ; Phil Simpson, Jim Lundy, Chitra Dwarka, Rachel Theran Website: Gisela Bauerle; Lance Perry Marketing: Vibhoosh Gupta ; Peter Keiver, Tench Forbes Mentorship: Deepthi Bathina ; Shiva Kashalkar Career Center: Larry Concannon Sponsorships: Mak Joshi ; Vamsi Parchuri, Alison Ford Content: Sandy Rogers Membership: Subasree Varadarajan Event Ops: Mark Muir Executive Forum: Neil Baron
  • The BPMA is always looking for new volunteers! Join one of our teams today - we are looking for help in…. Event Operations (2-5 hrs/month) • Manage event registration, attendance, cash collection & reconciliation • Print and distribute program handouts and nametags Marketing (5-10 hrs/month) • Event promotion • Create marketing collateral to support initiatives • Promote & manage use of online networking tools Membership (2-5 hrs/month) • Manage both corporate & individual membership plans • Manage member registration & dues collection • Annual or bi-annual membership survey Sponsorships (5-10 hrs/month) • Manage sponsorship programs • Define & manage sponsor value proposition • Manage sponsor contracts & renewals, drive sponsorship revenue
  • The BPMA is always looking for new volunteers! Join one of our teams today - we are looking for help in…. Program Planning (5-10 hrs/month) • Solicit & review speaking proposals; schedule speakers • Plan & manage networking events • Collect member event feedback Web (10-15 hrs/month) • Define and manage website appearance • Keep website current • Measure and track web analytics • Provide education & training on online member tools & online management tools • Work with Sponsorship team to keep sponsor logos and messaging current. Staffing (2-5 hrs/month) • Support staffing needs of organization • Recruit & replace volunteers to fill vacancies Online Content (5-10 hrs/month) • Solicit subject matter experts for contributing content • Manage, write & edit monthly content (including web, newsletter, articles, & event descriptions) • Record & create premium content during meetings and publish it online
  • • Visit > membership > register now • Register as a Premium Member • Make sure to use your e-mail address • At checkout, enter your 75% off discount code: MITPREM0713 Your membership is good for one full year!
  • • Visit • Participate in our community • Find relevant articles, speaker interviews and more • Give us your feedback