Productizing APIs Bootcamp

The API Collective powered by Osaango

The Bootcamp is a staged learning program over six weeks that covers the foundational disciplines of API product management and its practical application. 

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?”.

The Productizing APIs Bootcamp is for people looking for fast-track access to the latest APIs-as-product thinking and case studies to accelerate understanding and adoption among their stakeholders.

People who will benefit from the Productizing APIs Bootcamp include:
API product managers, API enablement managers, API program team members, project managers, and business architects, as well as API platform owners and digital product managers.

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.

The price of the learning program is 1850€ per person. If you wish to train a larger group, please contact us for a tailored offer.


Meet the

Claire Barrett

Director at APIsFirst Consulting and leader of The API Collective


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.

Mehdi Medjaoui

Director, APIsFirst, Author, Lecturer, Consultant 


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.

Mike Amundsen

Author, Speaker, Trainer, Advisor

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

API Business Consultant, Trainer, Speaker, and Book Author


Marjukka Niinioja is a speaker at API conferences, co-author of the 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.       


Allan Knabe

API Product Manager & Co-Founder,

Fascinated by Technology, keeps abreast of new trends and loves his gadgets. Continues to actively invest in education with on and off-the-job learning. Enjoys bringing an entrepreneurial flair to drive product strategy, thinks in an Agile/Lean way. He is a bridge between the technical and business worlds and uses his diplomatic skills wisely, seeking first to understand and then be understood. Allan has embarked on a new mission to help make API programs great, so far so good!

What our participants say

“Helps both tech and business people put focus on the right things.”


Productizing APIs Bootcamp

“I now have a lot of experience I can put into practice.”


Productizing APIs Bootcamp

“A very solid scientific base. Having that foundation is really valuable for me as a consultant.”


Productizing APIs Bootcamp

“Met my expectations. Actually, I think it even exceeded my expectations.”


Productizing APIs Bootcamp

“Presenters were experts and it showed. Very personal, very good work.”


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“A lot of excellent case examples from the educators.”


Productizing APIs Bootcamp

Course curriculum

  • 01

    Launching the program - introducing The API Collective

  • 02

    Finding your place in the API Economy

    • Live session #2

  • 03

    Designing APIs for innovation

    • Live session #3

  • 04

    Building and validating APIs-as-products

    • Live session #4

  • 05

    Planning your API journey

    • Live session #5

  • 06

    Bringing it all together

    • Live session #6

Upcoming Bootcamps

  • August 10 - September 14, 2021

  • September 21 - October 26, 2021

  • November 2 - December 7, 2021