SNEC-PMI February 2018 Shelton Region Breakfast Round Table

Friday, February 2, 2018 | 7:30AM to 9:00AM

Iroquois Gas
First Floor Conference Room
One Corporate Drive
Shelton CT
(click here for directions)

7:30 - 8:00am  Registration, Networking, Get Settled
8:00 - 9:00am  Presentation and Discussion

Note: You may buy coffee and/or breakfast at the Enterprise Deli.

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, January 31, 2018 at Midnight

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Sponsored by:

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The PM for this event is:
Joseph Carfagno - email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Transitioning to Agile in a Structured Waterfall Environment
with Pat Boland

Discussion Points:

  • How many have integrated Agile practices in a Waterfall environment?
  • What were the key challenges?
  • How easily was the transition?
    • Training
    • Awareness
    • Roles/Terminology:
      • Waterfall:
        • Project Sponsor
        • Program Manager
        • Project Manager
        • Business Analyst
        • Technology (Developers, DBA, Engineers, etc…)
      • Agile:
        • Product Owner
        • Scrum Master
        • Development Team
        • Release Management
        • Backlog:
          • Grooming/Prioritization
          • Project begin and end vs definition of “done”
          • Dedicated Teams vs Organizational Priority
      • Epic/Stories vs Business Requirements
      • Sprints vs Milestones
      • Retrospective vs Lessons Learned
      • Team member Empowerment/Responsibility
        • Project Manager’s ability to release control and guide
      • Financial Forecasting/Tracking
  • Executive Leadership – Role/Champion/Support
    • What if they are neutral between Waterfall and Agile – “Just deliver”

Bring your ideas, opinions, experiences, techniques, or just plain curiosity to our discussion of Transitioning to Agile in a Structured Waterfall Environment.

Pre-Registration is encouraged. Come and be ready to participate!


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 (0.5 Technical, 0.25 Leadership, 0.25 Strategic and Business Management. Certifications eligible:  PMP, PgMP, PMI-RMP, PBA.)


Pat Boland has over 20 years’ experience in Project Management. He obtained his PMP in 2001. His career began in IT Operations and Software Development. During this time found his niche managing business initiatives serving as the “go between” for Business and Technology alike. Pat has managed numerous vendor/partner projects.




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Event Properties

Event Date 02-02-2018 7:30 AM
Event End Date 02-02-2018 9:00 AM
Registration Closes 01-31-2018 11:55 PM
Individual Price $10 for non-members / Free for members
Iroquois Gas Conference Room
One Corporate Drive
Iroquois Gas Conference Room
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