2017 Mega Event Agenda: Navigating Projects in Turbulent Times

Tuesday April 18, 2017

7:00 - 8:00a Registration and Breakfast                     Mega Event 2017 agenda is subject to change.
8:00 - 8:30a

Welcome and Introductions - PMI Southwest Ohio Chapter Board

Charlie Slaven, Mega Event Project Manager, PMI Southwest Ohio Chapter
Sandip Basu, President, PMI Southwest Ohio Chapter

Sponsor Thank You & Veteran Recognitions
Dan Eslinger, VP of Marketing and Communications, PMI Southwest Ohio Chapter
8:30 - 10:00a

Keynote: Community - The Structure of Belonging

Peter Block, Partner in Designed Learning and Author, Flawless Consulting

PDU Activity #: 20170418-KN | PDU Value: Leadership/Strategic

10:00 - 10:15a Break
10:15 - 11:45a

Keynote: The Eight Constants of Change - What Leaders Need to Know to Drive Change and Win

Stacy Aaron, Partner Change Guides, LLC

PDU Activity #: 20170418-KN | PDU Value: Leadership/Strategic

11:45a - 12:45p Lunch
  Track 1

Change Management, Leadership Workshop

Track 2

Leadership Workshop

Track 3

IT Project Management - Blending Traditional PM and Agile PM

Judy Sanker
Chair

Track 4

Leadership and Business Management

Andrew Nelson
Chair

Track 5

Agile

Frank Forte
Chair

1:00 - 1:50p

Making Change Management Work 

Annie Ayvazian &
Gina Giannitelli, Co-Facilitators

 

Introduction to Flawless Consulting 

Daphne Woolfolk

 

 

The Perfect Pair:
Agile Service Management and Agile Process Design Projects

Judy Sanker

PDU Activity #: 20170418T3-1 | PDU Value: Technical

Co-create:
How to Ignite Commitment in your Project Teams

Steve Martin

PDU Activity #: 20170418T4-1 | PDU Value: Strategic

There is nothing new with the SAFe model

Charlie Slaven

PDU Activity #: 20170418T5-1 | PDU Value: Leadership

2:00 - 2:50p

PMBOK, PRINCE2, and ISO 21500:  Global Fluency in Project Management

Lisa Hodges

PDU Activity #: 20170418T3-2 | PDU Value: Technical

Agile Leadership in a Rapidly Evolving World

Darren Terrell

PDU Activity #: 20170418T4-2 | PDU Value: Strategic

Dragon Scales: 
50 Teams Scrumming

Andy Burns

PDU Activity #: 20170418T5-2 | PDU Value: Leadership

2:50 - 3:10p Break / Refreshments
3:10 - 4:00p

Making Change Management Work

Annie Ayvazian &
Gina Giannitelli, Co-Facilitators

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PDU Activity #: 20170418 - WS1 | PDU Value: Strategic

Introduction to Flawless Consulting

Daphne Woolfolk

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PDU Activity #: 20170418 - WS2 | PDU Value: Leadership

 

Implementing an Enterprise PMO:
Learnings From a New Company Startup

Tommie Anderson

PDU Activity #: 20170418T3-3 | PDU Value: Technical

What Courageous Leaders Do: They Honor and Respect Others

Hema A. Krishnan. Ph.D.

PDU Activity #: 20170418T4-3 | PDU Value: Strategic

Agile Panel 
Discussion 
with:

Andy Burns, Chief Scrum Master, Siemens PLM Software
Tom Ringenbach, Software Development Manager - Digital, Kroger 
Amber Steedle, Agile Methodologist, 84.51°
Rich Theil, IT Director, Crossroads Church
Kathy Willwerth,
Project Leader, GAIG

Frank Forte, Moderator

PDU Activity #: 20170418T5-3 | PDU Value: Leadership

4:10 - 5:00p

COACH IT UP!
Coaching Beyond the Project Resources

Paul Baumgartner

PDU Activity #: 20170418T3-4 | PDU Value: Technical

Overcoming Resistance to Change

Susan Thomas

PDU Activity #: 20170418T4-4 | PDU Value: Strategic

5:05 - 7:05p Sponsor's Reception

Wednesday April 19, 2017

7:00 - 8:00a Registration and Breakfast                    Mega Event 2017 agenda is subject to change.
8:00 - 8:30a

Welcome, Recap of Day-1, Introductions to ME17 Team Leads
Charlie Slaven, Mega Event Project Manager, PMI Southwest Ohio Chapter

Sponsor Thank You & Veteran Recognitions
Dan Eslinger, VP of Marketing and Communications, PMI Southwest Ohio Chapter

2017 Lifetime Achievement Award to J. Kent Crawford - Four Keys for Life, Love, and Profession

Sandip Basu, President, PMI Southwest Ohio Chapter

8:30 - 10:00a

Keynote: Project Everest - Key Steps to Successful Projects

Alan Mallory, P.Eng, P.E., PMP, New Heights Consulting

PDU Activity #: 20170419-KN | PDU Value: Leadership/Strategic

 

10:00 - 10:15a Break
10:15 - 11:45a

Keynote: When Things Get Real - Agile Lessons Learned From Combat Operations

Jack Wooten, Agile Coach/Delivery Manager, Ingage Partners, LLC

PDU Activity #: 20170419-KN | PDU Value: Leadership/Strategic

11:45a - 12:45p Lunch
  Track 1

Traditional PM Workshop

Alan Mallory

Chair

Track 2

Change Management Workshops

Sandip Basu

Chair

Track 3

Critical Chain Workshops

Susan Thomas

Chair

Track 4

Innovative and Strategic Workshops

Brad Brezinski &

Dr. Tom Merrill 
Co-Chairs

Track 5
Agile Workshops

Frank Forte
Chair

1:00 - 2:45p

Age of Agile:
A Hybrid Approach to Agile Project Management


Alan Mallory

PDU Activity #: 20170419T1-1 | PDU Value: Leadership

 

Becoming More Relevant - Change Management

Dave Palm

PDU Activity #: 20170419T2-1 | PDU Value: Strategic

 

A Different Perspective on Critical Chain Project Management:
Effects of CCPM on Stress, Motivation, Commitment, and Leader-Member Exchange

Don Humpert

PDU Activity #: 20170419T3-1 | PDU Value: Technical

Strategy, Innovation
and Design
…Oh My!

Brad Brezinksi & 
Tom Merrill
Co-Facilitators

 

User Stories;
Under-Appreciated, Unloved and Bloody Critical

Rob Annis, Eliassen Group

PDU Activity #: 20170419T5-1 | PDU Value: Leadership

2:45 - 3:00p Break
3:00 - 4:45p

Managing Risk in the Face of Uncertainty

Alan Mallory

PDU Activity #: 20170419T1-2 | PDU Value: Leadership

Leading Change with Emotional Intelligence

Dr. Tracey Sigler & Angel Emerson
Co-Facilitators

PDU Activity #: 20170419T2-2 | PDU Value: Strategic

Project Leadership:
Riding the Waves of Organizational Change Towards Project Success

Scott Pochron

PDU Activity #: 20170419T3-2 | PDU Value: Technical

Strategy, Innovation and Design...Oh My!

Brad Brezinski &
Tom Merrill

Co-Facilitators

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PDU Activity #: 20170419WS-4 | PDU Value: Strategic

Survive the Waterfall

Philip Japikse

PDU Activity #: 20170419T5-2 | PDU Value: Leadership

4:45 - 5:00p Break
5:00 - 6:00p

Capstone Session: CXO Panel - C Level Expectations on Project Managers 

J. Kent Crawford, PMP, PMI Fellow, CEO of PM Solutions
Brandon Ebken, CTO, Cardinal Solutions Group
Vinit Kohli, Vice President of MIS, Sibcy Cline Inc. 
Michelle Kyle, CISA, PMP, Vice President / IT Director EPMO & GRC, The Cincinnati Insurance Company

Dave Voelker, Vice President, Information Technology, Ameritas
Mike Vogel, Vice President, Information Systems, Ohio National Financial Services
Frank Braun, D.M., Department of Business Informatics Chair, Northern Kentucky University

PDU Activity #: 20170419-CXO Panel | PDU Value: Leadership

6:00 - 8:00p CEO Reception