Fri, Sep 06|
How to Develop Global Perspectives and Apply them to Building and Growing Products for Billions of Users
Hear from Ekaterina Skorobogatova, VP of Growth at Venture City, who is also former Head of Growth at Russia for Facebook and Growth Manager at WhatsApp. https://www.linkedin.com/in/skorobogatova/
Time & Location
Sep 06, 2019, 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Mountain View, Mountain View, CA, USA
About The Event
Hear from VP of Growth at Venture City - Ekaterina Skorobogatova, who is also former Head of Growth at Russia for Facebook and Growth Manager at WhatsApp. She will be talking about how to approach the decision to expand to different geographies, what it takes from the team, product and resources perspective and how to optimize for faster learning and experimentation - will be using some of the examples and anecdotes from her time at Facebook.
6:30-7:00 Checkin & Networking (dinner is optional)
7:30-8:30: topic discussion
About the speaker
Ekaterina Skorobogatova is born and raised in Russia, lived in Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, New York, London and now San Francisco, got a BA in Linguistics in Russia and MA in Interactive Telecommunications from NYU. Joined Facebook in 2010 to run growth in Russia, worked on a variety of exciting projects including Internet.org and early international growth for Instagram, ran growth at WhatsApp Inc. after the company got acquired by Facebook covering a variety of products and areas of strategic focus for the app such as the launch of payments and business messaging.
Now working as an operational partner focused on growth at TheVentureCity, early stage venture fund and accelerator founded by another Facebook alumni, investing in and accelerating early stage startups in Europe and in Latin America
Note: If you want to join the social dinner, please use Nextdish app or website to order your dinner and remember to use coupon "productpub" before check out. All the order with this coupon will be sent to the meeting location directly at 6:30 PM. Thanks!
This is online Webinar ticket. Please find meeting link via the confirmation email and attached PDF ticket$10.00