The Productizing APIs Bootcamp is a staged learning program over six weeks that covers the foundational disciplines of API product management. The Bootcamp is run by globally recognized API experts in API strategy, design and execution applying the latest industry best practices and techniques. You get answers to questions such as: “What is the API economy and why is it important for a company’s API strategy?” or “What is the optimum approach to get a good API design?” or “What is involved in launching an API product?”.
People who will benefit from the Productizing APIs Bootcamp include: API product managers, API program team members, project managers, and business architects.
During and after attending the Productizing APIs Bootcamp participants can expect to: communicate an organization’s role in the API economy; contribute to APIs-as-product designs; apply an API mindset to new business models; manage or execute API product plans.
Mehdi Medjaoui believes in automation and making the world and the economy programmable. As an entrepreneur and consultant in the API space over 10 years, and as founder of APIdays conferences, he devotes all his energy to helping organisations adopt an API mindset and enabling IT teams to develop continuous API management practices. He is committed to aligning IT and business goals using programmable interfaces, and making APIs repeatable and scalable. Mehdi is also involved in contributing to human and environmental IT sustainability.
An internationally known author and speaker, Mike Amundsen consults with organizations around the world on network architecture, Web development, and the intersection of technology & society. He works with companies large and small to help them capitalize on the opportunities provided by APIs, Microservices, and Digital Transformation. Amundsen has authored numerous books and papers. His latest book is "Design and Build Great APIs" (2020) for Pragmatic Programmers Publishing. Amundsen also contributed to the O'Reilly book, "Continuous API Management" (2018). His "RESTful Web Clients", was published by O'Reilly in February 2017 and he co-authored "Microservice Architecture" (June 2016).
Marjukka Niinioja is a speaker at API conferences, co-author of API Economy 101 book, and creator of the free "Introduction to API Economy" course with Tampere University. “Mother” of the lean, open and business-oriented APIOps Cycles method. 10+ years of experience with API Economy from retail, energy, ICT, construction and traffic industries, among others.
James Higginbotham is an API consultant, speaker, and instructor with experience in architecting, building, and deploying APIs. His passion is coaching companies in aligning business, product, and technology into a more composable and modular enterprise. He also enjoys coaching and training cross-functional product teams in product and API-based thinking. His workshops focus on multiplying team efforts of defining, designing, and building first-class APIs that integrate mobile, web, and IoT devices. James has published several titles, including his latest book, "A Practical Approach to API Design."
Experienced consultant and technology leader, gets organisational traction for API-enabled programs. Strategy translator for realising API potential forging stakeholder buy-in and commitment so that change sticks. Believer that diverse and balanced perspectives applied to approach and implementation will lead to the best outcomes. Active in building career and professional development opportunities for people getting into and on with technology careers; global Women In APIs community leader.