Southern New England Chapter of PMI

Hartford Eastside Project Management Roundtable - January 2021

Hartford Eastside Project Management Roundtable - January 2021

Friday, January 29, 2021 | 7:45AM to 9:00AM


Delivered via Zoom Virtual Meeting



  • 7:45 - 8:00am - Login to Zoom, Get Coffee, Chapter Update
  • 8:00 - 9:00am - Presentation and Discussion




SNEC Members

Free *

Non-SNEC Members


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Registration closes:
Thursday, January 28, 2021 at Midnight



  • Virtual Meeting: Zoom meeting invitation information will be provided in the confirmation email upon registering.
  • Enjoy your own beverage / breakfast during the webinar!
  • Meeting will start promptly at 7:45am. Please join the meeting a few minutes early to be sure your technology is working...



Virtual Event via Zoom


The PM for this event is:
Paul Simeone
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How project managers can be more involved in the business community
with Chris DiPentima, President & CEO CBIA

The Connecticut Business & Industry Association is the voice of business in Connecticut, with thousands of member companies championing change at the State Capitol, shaping debate about economic competitiveness, and fighting for a better future for all.


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 Leadership


Speaker: Chris DiPentima

Chris DiPentimaChris DiPentima is the president and CEO of CBIA, Connecticut’s leading business organization, with thousands of member companies, small and large, representing a diverse range of industries from every part of the state.
The organization includes two critical affiliates—the business consulting firm CONNSTEP and the nonprofit education policy and program group ReadyCT.
DiPentima previously was division president of Leggett & Platt Aerospace, a unit of S&P 500 company Leggett & Platt, leading operations at the company’s Middletown-based Pegasus Manufacturing facility and locations in Washington, California, and France.

He joined Pegasus, then family-owned, in 2002 as general counsel and was named president in 2006. DiPentima implemented a series of strategic initiatives as president, with the company doubling employment and revenue numbers before being acquired by L&P in 2016.

Prior to joining Pegasus, DiPentima spent eight years as an attorney representing corporations and individuals on a broad range of issues, including labor and employment, contracts, workers’ compensation, and mergers and acquisitions.

A former chair of CBIA’s board of directors, he chairs the Connecticut Manufacturers’ Collaborative and serves on the boards of the Connecticut Manufacturing Innovation Fund, Middlesex Chamber of Commerce, and Middlesex Community College Advisory Board.

He is a past president of the Aerospace Components Manufacturers and served on the Connecticut Employment and Training Commission, the National Governor’s Policy Academy for Best Practices in Manufacturing, and the board of the Connecticut Technical High School System.

DiPentima has a bachelor’s degree from Boston College and received his juris doctorate from Quinnipiac Law School. He is admitted to the bar in Connecticut, New York, and the District of Columbia



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Event Properties

Event Date 01-29-2021 7:45 AM
Event End Date 01-29-2021 9:00 AM
Registration Closes 01-28-2021 11:55 PM
Individual Price $10 for non-members / Free for members
No. of Leadership PDUs 1.0
Location Zoom Virtual Meeting
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