2018 SNEC PM CONFERENCE PROGRAM SCHEDULE
The Passion and Power of Project Management TM
 

Connecticut Convention Center, Hartford, CT

Monday, April 23rd, 2018

 

Note: You can attend presentations from ANY of the tracks below. Pick one presentation from each session when planning your day!

TIME Professional Development Day for Project Managers
7:00 - 8:00 Registration, Networking, and Continental Breakfast - Ballroom A/B
8:00 Exhibition Hall Opens - Prefunction Area
8:00 - 8:30 Opening Remarks - Ballroom A/B
8:30 - 9:30 Opening Keynote Address - Ballroom A/B

 

It's Your Ship

 

Michael Abrashoff

9:30 - 9:45 Break - Visit Sponsor Exhibits & Network (15 mins)
 

Meeting Room 11-12

Meeting Room 14-15 Meeting Room 21-22 Meeting Room 24-25
SESSION A


9:45 - 10:45

The Agile Mindset

 

Wendy Avery

Leading from All Sides: The Realist’s Guide® to Leadership

 

Craig Price

New Member Orientation

 

Neil Weiss, Genevieve Guilmette

Embracing Change and Inspiring Engagement

 

Belinda Fremouw

10:45 - 11:00 Break - Visit Sponsor Exhibits & Network (15 mins)
SESSION B


11:00 - 12:00

Agile Estimating and Planning

 

Dave Todaro

Managing a Crisis: Resiliency Planning in a New World

 

Spruille Braden

Microsoft Office 365 Tools for Project Collaboration and Project Management

 

Joe Ursone, Brent Hervey, David Hale

Change Management: The Undercover Role of the Project Manager

 

Dr. James Brown

 

12:00 - 1:15

Lunch and Networking - Ballroom A/B

 

Visit Sponsor Exhibits - Prefunction Area

1:15 - 2:15

Afternoon Keynote Address - Ballroom A/B

 

The Realist's Guide to the New Workforce

 

Craig Price

2:15 - 2:30 Break - Visit Sponsor Exhibits & Network (15 mins)
SESSION C


2:30 - 3:30

Mixing Oil & Water (how to make Agile methods work with governance and compliance)

 

Stephen Gristock

Berlin-Brandenburg Airport: A case Study in “What Not to Do” in Project Management.

 

Christopher Friday

Culture Enables Innovation

 

Milos Topic

Moving Projects at the Speed of Change - Easing Change Management Pain

 

Sinnika Waugh

 

Meeting Room 11-12

Meeting Room 14-15 Meeting Room 21-22 Meeting Room 24-25
3:30 - 3:45 Break - Visit Sponsor Exhibits & Network (15 mins)
3:45 - 4:45

Closing Keynote Address - Ballroom A/B

 

Project Management: Art vs. Science:Driving Execution Excellence by Developing PM Leadership to Better Use the PM Tools of the Trade

 

Matthew Bromberg

4:45 - 5:00 Closing Remarks - Ballroom A/B
5:00 - 6:30  Conference Reception- Prefunction Area

Program Subject to Change (last revised 25-December-2017)

Key to Presentations:

Agile Track
Leadership Track
Technical Track
Change Management Track

Please see the Abstracts and Bios page and the Keynotes page for more detail on the Start, Build, Advance category, and the Talent Triangle and PDU Certification areas for each presentation!