Southern New England Chapter of PMI

SNEC PM Conference and Workshops 2014 - Presentations

The Presentations for the SNEC-PMI Project Conference 2014
are available by clicking on the session names below.

If you attended the conference and/or workshop, you will have received an email to the address you used at registration two weeks
after the events that provides the specific username and password you need to use to retrieve the presentations.
Those attendees who complete our electronic survey will immediately receive the access code at completion!

Please note the following

    1. Unless otherwise noted in the presentation, these are copyrighted works provided as a courtesy by their respective authors.  They are intended for the personal use of conference attendees only and they cannot be re-posted, used for any commercial purpose, or included in part or whole without the express, written permission of the author.

  1. If a session does not have a link, that means we have not yet received the presentation.  Please check back later.  Sessions where the author was not able to share the presentation are noted as (No Presentation).
2014 Workshop Session Presentations

Empathy in the Workplace by Joe Brummer

Strategic Thinking for Today's Project Managers by Kris Reynolds, PMP

Time, Risk and Innovation by Sara Gallagher, PMP


TIME Professional Development Day for Project Managers
7:00 - 8:00 Registration, Networking, and Continental Breakfast - Ballroom A/B
8:00 - 8:15 Opening Remarks - Ballroom A/B Exhibition Hall Opens - Prefunction Area
8:15 - 10:30 Opening Keynote Address - Ballroom A/B


The Speed of Trust


Stephen M.R. Covey

10:30 - 11:00 Break / Snack / Visit Sponsor Exhibits (30 mins)

Meeting Room 11-12-13

Meeting Room 14-15-16 Meeting Room 21-22-23 Meeting Room 24-25-26

11:00 - 12:00

It's the Goal, not the Role: The Work of Project Management, Business Analysis and Product Management in Agile


Ellen Gottesdiener

Team Emotional Intelligence – Harnessing Behavior to Achieve High Performance!

Assessment Form


Jill Berquist
Barbara Healy

Applying Guiding Principles of Effective Program Delivery


Kerry Wills

Extraordinary Communication Creates Successful Project Managers and Begins with You


Norm Prevost

12:00 - 1:00

Lunch and Networking - Ballroom A/B


Sponsor Exhibits - Prefunction Area

1:00 - 1:15 Break / Visit Sponsor Exhibits (15 mins)

1:15 - 2:15

The Art of Agile Risk Management: Your Project as a Successful Flight


Susan Parente

Key Concepts for Running Effective Meetings


Charles Jones

Business Leadership - A Critical Success Factor to Excellent Project Execution


Niraj Someshwar

Leadership from the Inside Out - PMI Meets PMC- Purpose, Movement, and Connection


Heather Hansen O'Neill

2:15 - 2:30 Break / Snack / Visit Sponsor Exhibits (15 mins)

2:30 - 3:30

Multiplying Your Project Team: Finding and Utilizing the Full Capability of Your Project Team


Jon Haverly

Throw out the Trash and Eliminate Waste Forever


Michael D. Okrent

Bagging The Octopus - Successful Program Delivery in Complex Organizations


David Baer
John Whalen

Transformation - Can Anything Ever Truly Change?


Sandy Sears


Meeting Room 11-12-13

Meeting Room 14-15-16 Meeting Room 21-22-23 Meeting Room 24-25-26
3:30 - 3:45 Break / Visit Sponsor Exhibits (15 mins)
3:45 - 4:45

Closing Keynote Address - Ballroom A/B


PM Next Generation: How Minecraft and Gamification are Shaping PM


Bill Fournet

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

(last revised 24-May-2014)

Key to Presentations:

General Sessions
Agile / Lean
Case Study
Change Management
PM Best Practices
Program Management
Stakeholder Management