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Production Essentials Summit: Don't Ship a Product, Ship Value: Start Your Minimum Viable Product With a Solution

Janessa Olson (Product Manager, Data & Tools, Kongregate)

Location: Room 301, South Hall

Date: Tuesday, March 17

Time: 3:00pm - 3:30pm

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core+Summits Pass, Summits Pass - Get your pass now!

Topic: Design, Production & Team Management

Format: Session

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: All

A Minimum Viable Product (MVP) is your strategic approach to launching new products. How can your MVP be successful? Using case studies from Kongregate, Kartridge, Kongpanions, and Adventure Capitalist, this talk dissects the steps you and your team can take to give your game or software MVP the best chance at success.


At a bare minimum (pun absolutely intended), audience takeaway is a deeper understanding of Minimum Viable Products, and what successful implementations look like. Whether you know it or not, it’s very likely you will be responsible for shipping an MVP during your time in the industry! This talk will give you the tools you to need to help be successful.

Intended Audience

This talk will benefit anyone involved in the development process of products, from Indie Studios all the way to AAA.