2012 Professional Development Conference

    Thursday, 07 June 2012
    8:00 am - 5:30 pm

    Conference Schedule

    Opening Keynote: Critical Chain Management
    — Larry Leach, PMP

    Lunch Keynote: Person-to-Person Communications for Project Managers
    — Rick Brenner

    Concluding Keynote: Five Immutable Principles
    — Glen Alleman

    Speaker Bios
    Map to Larry H. Miller Campus


     

     
    Breakout Track 1 — Auditorium
     
      Session 1A
    9:35-10:00
    Hala Saleh, PMP Project Success: People Over Processes
     
      Session 1B
    10:05-10:35
    Brad Cromey, PMP The Volume Production Facility (VPF) Journey — A TLS Project Showcase
     
      Session 2
    10:45-11:45
    Chuck Lytle How to Choose the Right Level of Detail for Your Project
     
      Session 3
    1:25-2:25
    Anne Arendt, PMP Problem Solving in Project Management
    Problem Solving Exercise
     
      Session 4
    2:35-3:35
    Doug Nufer, PMP, MBA Factors that Contribute to the Demise of Much-Needed Processes Within a Company
     
     
    Breakout Track 2 — MPDC 220 & 224
     
      Session 1
    9:35-10:35
    Wayne Pyle and Nicole Cottle Fairbourne Station / City Center Project
     
      Session 2
    10:45-11:45
    Rick Brenner The Race to the South Pole: The Power of Agile Development
     
      Session 3
    1:25-2:25
    Wayne Pyle 911 Response Project in Afghanistan
     
      Session 4
    2:35-3:35
    Kelly Curtis, PMP, ACP The Agile Project Manager: A Primer
     
     
    Breakout Track 3 — MPDC 209 & 213
     
      Session 1
    9:35-10:35
    Laurel Miller, PMP Managing Your Career — Applying Project Management Skills to a Project Management Career
     
      Session 2
    10:45-11:45
    Glen Alleman Integrating Cost Schedule and Technical Performance
     
      Session 3
    1:25-2:25
    Glen Alleman Establishing the Performance Measurement Baseline
     
      Session 4
    2:35-3:35
    Dr. Charles Volk Managing Technology and Innovation in Economic Challenging Times
     
     
    Workshop Track — Project Management Tools — MFEC 223
     
      Session 1-2
    9:35-11:45
    Nathan Greer - Manager, AtTask Global Education Services Basic Project Management in AtTask
     
      Session 3-4
    1:25-3:35
    Nathan Greer - Manager, AtTask Global Education Services Project Intake and Portfolio Optimization in AtTask