ETPMI Professional Development Day

Building Your Project Management Toolkit

Rothchild's Catering and Event Center

September 28, 2018

8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

 

GENERAL SESSIONS

Time

Activity

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.

Gardenia Room

      Registration

      Breakfast and Networking

8:00 a.m. – 8:05 a.m.

Opening Remarks - Gardenia Room

Harry Bailey, ETPMI Chapter President

Opening Address [1.5 PDU; Triangle Leg: Strategic Planning] - Gardenia Room

8:05 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.

The Value of Project Management - PMI's 2018 Pulse of the Profession

AI Zeitoun, Director, 2018 Board of Directors

Project Management Institute

Keynote Presentation [1.5 PDU; Triangle Leg: Leadership] - Gardenia Room
 9:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Taking Our Careers to the Next Level

David Barrett

Speaker, blogger, podcast host, author

10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. NETWORKING BREAK – morning refreshments - GARDENIA
 All Hands [1.5 PDU; Triangle Leg: Technical Skills] - Gardenia Room

11:00 a.m. – 12:15 a.m.

Focus or Fail: Tips for Organizing Your Stuff, Prioritizing Your Activities, and Becoming More Effective

Steve Norton

Project Management Skills, LLC
12:15 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. NETWORKING BUFFET LUNCH - GARDENIA
Sponsor Messages - Gardenia Room
1:00 p.m. – 1:05 p.m.

Sponsors:

  • Project Management Skills, LLC
Panel Discussion [1 PDU; Triangle Leg: Technical Skills] - Gardenia Room
1:05 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Project Management as a Career

Moderated by: David Barrett

Panelists:

     • Eric Abelquist, Senior Vice President, ORAU
     • Samuel Hatcher, Vice President of Operations, Scapa Healthcare
     • Misty Mayes, Founder and President, Management Solutions
     • Tom Mann, Senior Vice President of Industrial Real Estate, The Hollingsworth Companies

BREAKOUT SESSIONS
Time Activity
2:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. NETWORKING BREAK - AFTERNOON REFRESHMENTS - GARDENIA
Session One [1 PDU] Breakout Room 1 - Burgundy Room Breakout Room 2 - Main Room

2:15 p.m. – 3:10 p.m.

Triangle Leg: Leadership

Triangle Leg: Technical

SMART Project Management

Jeff Jones, Superintendent of Schools
Temple Schools

An Overview of Agile

Walter Cromer, Chief Idea Officer & Founder
Eden Concepts LLC

Session Two [1 PDU] Breakout Room 1 - Burgundy Room Breakout Room 2 - Main Room

3:15 p.m. – 4:10 p.m.

Triangle Leg: Technical

 

Triangle Leg: Strategic

 

Apply the Right Project Management Methodology to the Right Projects

Scott Major, Management Consultant
Management Solutions

Resource Management: What Do Employers Look For?

Belinda Price, Project Manager
Alliant Corp.

Session Three [1 PDU]

 Breakout Room 1 - Burgundy Room  Breakout Room 2 - Main Room

4:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.

Triangle Leg: Strategic

 

Triangle Leg: Leadership

 

News, Weather, Sports: Keep Your Stakeholders Happy

Mark Schaaf, Owner
Wise Guy’s Corner, LLC

Agile: Building the Ship While Floating in Deep Waters

Davyda Hammond; Angie Lester, Laura Hammons

ORAU

Wrap-Up

Breakout Room 1 - Burgundy Room Breakout Room 2 - Main Room

5:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Closing Remarks and Pick Up Evaluation Forms

Board Members