Lower Fairfield County Breakfast Meeting - November 2018

Thursday, November 15, 2018 | 7:30AM to 9:00AM

Stamford Hospital
One Hospital Plaza
Conference Room 2B
Stamford, CT 06902

Directions: Note this meeting is being held at a new location from previous meetings.  It will be held at Stamford Hospital, One Hospital Plaza, Stamford, CT in conference room 2B. Please go to the main lobby, obtain a visitor’s pass, and then proceed to the 2nd floor.  The conference room is near the waiting area on the 2nd floor.

There is a nominal parking fee to park at the hospital of $4.00.

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

Note: Breakfast is available for purchase at the on-site cafeteria.

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, November 14, 2018 at Midnight

In Association with:

Stamford Health


Sponsored by:

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The PM's for this event are:
Felicia Keeton
Phone: 203-216-4821
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Karen Pecoraro
Phone: 475-217-0050
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Trends in Artificial Intelligence & Project Management Tools
Presented by Darwyn Azzinaro, PMP

According to Gartner, Artificial Intelligence (AI) will help projects tremendously with collecting and analyzing data, and reporting.  Machine learning and predictive analytics will also help increase planning accuracy and reduce risks during project execution.  In this presentation we will discuss some of the AI features available or soon to be available for project management software. 


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)


Darwyn AzzinaroDarwyn Azzinaro is a Program Director at Cheetah Digital. Previously he was the VP of PPM at i2e Consulting leading the development of a project management software product that includes artificial intelligence features. Additionally, he co-founded PM Evolution Inc., a project, program and portfolio management consulting and training firm, which was acquired by major regional accounting firm. 

Types of projects that Darwyn has managed in the past include the implementation for Project Management Offices, Organizational Project Management assessments, and Enterprise Project Management software implementations.  

A long-time member and volunteer of PMI, Darwyn held many leadership roles at SNEC, including President, and helped develop two PMI global standards: Program Management and Portfolio Management, and update another: Organizational Project Management Maturity Model (OPM3).  He is also on the PM Advisory Board for Post University.



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Event Properties

Event Date 11-15-2018 7:30 AM
Event End Date 11-15-2018 8:45 AM
Registration Closes 11-14-2018 11:55 PM
Individual Price $10 for non-members / Free for members
Location Stamford Hospital
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