The Five Stages of Product Excellence

Hubert Palan




We all want to make great products, products that deeply matter to people. Hubert and the productboard team have researched what sets apart the best of the best product teams, those that consistently deliver truly excellent products. In his talk, Hubert shares a framework that illustrates the five stages of product team maturity with practical tips that will advance your team to the next level.

Hubert is the founder and CEO of productboard, Inc., an all-in-one product management platform that helps product leaders understand what users need, decide what to put next on their roadmap, and align their whole product team. Productboard, headquartered in San Francisco, California, is proudly backed by Index, Credo, Reflex, and Rockaway. Productboard made its public debut at the coveted TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield in San Francisco in 2016. Prior to productboard, Hubert was the Vice President of Product Management at GoodData. He lives with his wife Jenna and their baby boy Hubert V. in Oakland, CA.