December 8, 2015

Udemy CPO on Disrupting Knowledge

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Disrupting Knowledge

In a world that keeps changing faster, knowledge becomes obsolete quickly and big institutions like Harvard struggle to keep up. How do you go about providing cutting edge education? Udemy CPO Rob Wong shares best practices to build an on-demand marketplace for knowledge. He shares his approach to democratize knowledge, disrupt education, and help people fulfill their dreams. Wong held VP of product and other senior positions at Sidecar, Hulu, and Microsoft.

About the Speaker

As VP of product, Robert Wong helps Udemy fulfill its vision for design and product management. Prior to joining Udemy, Robert held VP of product and other senior positions at Sidecar, Hulu, and Microsoft. In these roles, he’s been responsible for overseeing product vision, roadmap, design, video production, customer support, and editorial activities. Robert received both his BS in engineering and MBA from the University of Pennsylvania.

Products That Count is one of the largest communities of product managers, leaders and entrepreneurs in the world. It provides insider access to founders and C-level execs such as Netflix Product VP, Crossing the Chasm legendary author, Trulia Founder, or Lyft CMO, via speaker series, podcasts, and invite-only executive retreats. Partners include WeChat, Yelp, LeanPlum, Pragmatic Marketing, and StartupDigest. Its venture arm, Mighty Capital, invests in companies building products that count once they have demonstrated product/market fit.