Learn how to scale products with design and strategy

Join us for an after-work mini conference on how to scale your product in an organic and meaningful way.  We aim to increase the talent pool of growth designers and help companies deliver more value to their users.

Target Audience

Product Designers, Product Managers, Marketers, Entrepreneurs, and anyone interested in the intersection of design and technology


Each night will take place at multiple venues in San Francisco, CA from 6:00pm - 9:00pm

  • Food & Drinks served


day 1, growth design series

Monday, July 29, 2019  •  6:00pm – 9:00pm

Day 1:  A Primer on Growth Design


Venue:  Instacart HQ, 50 Beale Street Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94105

We’ll kick off The Growth Design Series with an overview of what growth design is, how to hire a growth designer, skills you need, opportunities, and how great design and an open mindset impacts the success of a company.  

“Practicing Growth Design”

Lex Roman, Growth Designer at The Black Tux

“Leading Design for Growth”

Chetana Deorah, Design Director, Growth (formerly at Netflix)

Fireside Chat with Bangaly Kaba, VP of Growth at Instacart

day 2 of the growth design series

Tuesday, July 30, 2019 • 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Day 2:  Experimenting with Data + A/B Testing

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Venue:  Thumbtack HQ, 1355 Market Street, San Francisco, CA

On Day 2 of the Growth Design Series, we’ll explore how to use data to inform design decisions.  We’ll cover areas like qualitative and quantitative research, how to carry ideas into multiple rounds of iterations, and define and execute A/B tests.

“A/B Testing and Designing for a Global Audience”

Derek Collins, Product Designer, Growth at Netflix

"Growth Strategies to Design Successful Products"

Paolo Ertreo, Product Designer, Growth at Dropbox

+ a panel featuring the Thumbtack Growth team

day 3 growth design series

Wednesday, July 31, 2019  •  6:00pm – 9:00pm

Day 3:  Engagement + Metrics + Scailng Quality

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Venue:  LinkedIn HQ, 222 Second Street, San Francisco, CA

“How to Measure Growth”

Robbie Allan, Product Manager at Intercom

"Growth Lessons to Accelerate your Design Career"

Fireside chat with Elina Lin, Product Designer, Growth at LinkedIn

"How Growth Works at LinkedIn:  A Panel Discussion"

Featuring the LinkedIn Growth team including Liz Li, Director of Product Management and Elina Lin, Product Designer