Misconceptions of MVP (Minimum Viable Product)

by Milan Shroff | at Minnebar 16 | 11:15 – 12:00 in Theater | View Schedule

We hear the term MVP all the time, but many of us have never really understood what it is or how to use it. In this session, we will focus on MVP misconceptions, the real purpose of MVPs, and how feedback loops build better products. We will also take a look at some popular ways to validate your MVP, which are commonly used by Apple, Amazon, Google and startups.


Milan Shroff

Milan is a professional trainer and leadership coach with over 15 years of experience in Tech. He has taught hundreds of students on Product and Agile topics. Currently, Milan is an Enterprise Coach at United Health Group, a Fortune 5 company, helping them mature through their Product and Agile journey.

Milan remains a Big Ten fan with his master's degree in business from Michigan State and a bachelor degree in engineering from The U (Minnesota). He has spent most his time in Minnesota at companies such as Target, UHG, and IBM. During cold Minnesota winters, Milan often wonders why he left EA Games in San Francisco. He also has automotive engineering experience from his time in Michigan and loves to talk cars.