Andres Glusman VP Strategy & Community at Meetup will share how Meetup built it’s own in-house lab and how anyone can do it too. He’ll share lessons learned and principles for doing effective usability testing in-house at a super low cost.
Andres Glusman is responsible for customer development at Meetup. As Vice President of Strategy & Community, Andres focuses on understanding how people use Meetup, the challenges they face and opportunities for growth. Andres leads teams in analytics, usability and community development. His career spans from Boeing to Yahoo. He has a background in Economics/Psychology and an MBA from Wharton. Andres is also one of the Organizers of the NYC Lean Startup Meetup.
As Research Associate on the Strategy Team at Meetup, Anna studies how users behave both on Meetup.com and in real life as part of their local Meetup Groups. She leads the usability program, developing streamlined techniques for in-house, remote and guerrilla-style website testing. Her MA in anthropology and background in consumer research inform her understanding of human needs in terms of social relationships as well as products.