ProductHunt Meetup in DC

December 6, 2018 | Thursday
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
EastBanc Technologies
About the Event
Join us in Georgetown for food, mingling and talks on the latest tools for product development. Product managers, designers, developers, and entrepreneurs will hear from 3 speakers in the field on what the industry is using to make and deliver great products. It's a great opportunity to meet exciting professionals and learn from their experience.
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Schedule and Speakers

6:00 – 6:30 PM
Pizza & drinks will be provided by Sympli & Kublr, while our beautiful location is provided by EastBanc Technologies
Please come no later than 6:30 PM and keep in mind that parking and commuting might be time-consuming (it is Georgetown). Take a look at our travel recommendations.
6:30 – 6:55 PM
Sympli – collaboration and workflow platform for building digital products
Max Ignatyev – Founder & CTO at
  • How Sympli helps designers, developers and product managers?
  • Why Sympli was funded and why it is focused on enterprises?
  • What were the hardest challenges?
  • What are the future vision and close goals?
Prepare your questions to Max about collaboration around design.
7:00 – 7:25 PM
Virtu – protect and encrypt any data type and apply fine-grained access control
Jim Lane – Vice President of User Experience at Virtru
  • Why and what is tradeoff between data protection and ease of use?
  • Why HBO, WeWork and State of Maryland encrypt data?
  • What Virtu can add to your Gmail and GoogleDrive?
  • What UX challenges Jim, and his team is going to solve?
Prepare your questions to Jim about user experience of encryption!
7:30 – 7:45 PM
ProductHunt Ship – a toolkit for makers to ship awesome products
Vlad Korobov – Co-founder of Live Typing, PM at
  • What is the easiest way to build an audience for your product?
  • Which bonuses can you get with PH Ship?
  • Why is it important to launch products on ProductHunt?
Prepare your questions to Vlad about tools for makers!
    7:50 – 8:15 PM
    Fret Zealot – a new way to learn to play guitar
    Shaun Masavage CEO and Founder
    with CTO of Edge Tech Labs John Tolly
    Christmas is soon, so let's take a look at the innovative product which could improve your music skills and bring a new joy to the life of any professional.
    8:15 – 8:30 PM
    UXDC 2019 Announcement & Networking
    Exchange of business cards and information about future of UXDC
    Meet Our Sponsors
    These companies are so kind to provide a place and food for the ProductHunt meetup in Washington D.C.
    Platform-agnostic, full-lifecycle software development company delivering flexible technology solutions. We are scientists, mathematicians, and engineers. We break complexity down and deliver tailored solutions that seamlessly integrate with your existing systems – increasing efficiencies and maximizing value.
    Comprehensive Enterprise-Ready Container Orchestration. Whether your containers run on AWS, Azure, GCP, hybrid, multi-cloud, VMs, or bare metal, there is no need to switch between tools. With Kublr, you can centrally deploy, run, and manage Kubernetes clusters across all of your environments.
    Bring digital products to life faster and easier. Sympli supports your team by connecting each team member with the collaboration and automation tools they need to work more efficiently.
    1211 31ST ST NW located in the historic
    Post Office of Georgetown. Enter from the right side of the building in the office of EastBanc Tech.

    Parking is challenging so reserve an extra time for that.
    Or just walk from Dupont Circle station (Red line) or Foggy Bottom-GWU Station (Blue, Orange, Silver lines).
    Or ride on JUMP bike, Lime, Bird, Spin electric scooters.
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    Food and Drinks were Delicious
    Thanks to EastBanc Tech
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