PMI East Tennessee Chapter

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Sunday. 10 October, 2021 - Saturday. 16 October, 2021
Tuesday. 12 October, 2021
6:00 pm

Does Product Development need a Project Manager?


Monthly meeting topic: Does Product Development need a Project Manager? - via Zoom.
Speaker: Jen Pfaff
Date: October 12, 2021 @ 6:00pm-8:00pm

Please click on "Register (Individual)" at the bottom to indicate you are planning to attend.

Link to Zoom meeting;

Jen Pfaff is a Principal with Capgemini in the Client Services Division of the Chicago Region.

This presentation will cover the basics about product development, responsibilities of a product manager,  and review the principles of product development. You will learn how a product manager’s role differs from that of a project manager and why a partnership with a Project Management Office (PMO) plays a key role in the success of product development.

Additionally, you will learn the following Success Factors:

  • Agree to partner on the Discovery process
  • Bring the Project Manager in as early as possible
  • Agree on Roles
  • Agree on Required Artifacts and Storage
  • Start with Why
  • Fall in love with the Problem, not with the Solution

Jen Pfaff
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@jenpfaff1Tech Exec,
Senior IT Leader, Runner

PDU Claim Code: C007T4A7RA
PDUs: 1 Technical, 1 Strategic