Southern New England Chapter of PMI

Lower Fairfield County Breakfast Meeting - March 2019

Lower Fairfield County Breakfast Meeting - March 2019

Thursday, March 21, 2019 | 7:30AM to 9:00AM

UConn - Stamford Campus
1 University Place
Classroom 131
Stamford, CT 06901

Directions: Note this meeting is being held at a new location from previous meetings.  It will be held at UConn - Stamford Campus, 1 University Place, Stamford, CT, Classroom 131.

You may park in the UConn parking lot, which is located across the street from the campus at 1194 Washington Blvd, Stamford.  Alternatively, you can part at the Summer Street parking garage, located at  34 Summer Pl. Stamford.

7:30 - 7:45am Networking, Opening Remarks, Organizational Updates
7:45 - 8:45am  Presentation and Discussion
8:45 - 9:00am Meeting wrap-up and announcements about upcoming meetings


Costs: Pre-Register At the Door
SNEC Members Free Free
Non-SNEC Members $10 $10
Note: Members must LOGIN to website prior to registering to obtain their $10 discount
Registration closes:
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at Midnight

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The PM's for this event are:
Ken Carlson
Phone: 203-803-6951
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Ken Dougherty
Phone: 917-680-2268
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Project Managing Blockchain Projects
Presented by Phillip G. Bradford, Ph.D.

Dr. Bradford's talk will start with some of the critical attributes of Blockchain technology. He will then discuss how he approached the implementation of a Blockchain project. In particular, he will outline his use of the Diamond Approach (NTCP) to project management.  We will outline the basic diamond approach. Then we will discuss how this helped in a Blockchain project.

The Diamond Framework is from “Reinventing Project Management The Diamond Approach to Successful Growth and Innovation” by Aaron J. Shenhar and Dov Dvir, Harvard Business School Press, 2008.


Talent Triangle

PDU Info: You will need to record and self-report your PDU's for this activity. Following the guidelines of the new CCR program and the PMI Talent Triangle®, the PDU's for this course can be applied as follows:

1.0 PDU - Technical Project Management (PMP, PgMP, PMI-RMP)


Phillip Bradford Dr. Phillip G. Bradford is an Associate Professor in Residence and the founding Director of the Computer Science Program at the University of Connecticut, Stamford. He has had a principal role in developing the computer science program on UConn’s Stamford campus.

Phil’s main areas of research are based in algorithms and the foundations of computing. His areas of mentoring include algorithms, security, IoT, computational biology, and management.  He enjoys working with firms ranging from multinational organizations to recent startups.  He often finds project management skills give a great deal of benefit for all of his work.



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Event Properties

Event Date 03-21-2019 7:30 AM
Event End Date 03-21-2019 8:45 AM
Registration Closes 03-20-2019 11:55 PM
Individual Price $10 for non-members / Free for members
Location UConn - Stamford Campus

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