Southern New England Chapter of PMI

SNEC PM Conference 2016 - Program Schedule

The Passion and Power of Project Management TM

Connecticut Convention Center, Hartford, CT

Monday, April 25th, 2016


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 (Update on PMI CCR Changes & Chapter Updates) - Ballroom A/B
8:30 - 9:30 Opening Keynote Address - Ballroom A/B


Success Principles for Peak Performance


Jack Canfield

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

9:45 - 10:45

3 Things You Need to Make Better, Faster Decisions


J. LeRoy Ward

Embedding Strategic Thinking in Project Management


Barbara Wilson

Is Project Management Discipline Relevant in an Agile World?


Steve Nunziata

What do you do when Project Management is Really Change Management?


John Byrne

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

11:00 - 12:00

Leading Project Teams that Span across Generations


Amy Paros
Trish Kelly

Successful Virtual Relationships & Video Engagement


Marci Guertin

Agile Mythbusters


Savvy Katham

Strengthen Your Partnership with your BA


Donna Betancourt


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


Shoes that Grow - Practical Compassion in Non-Profit Business Development


Kenton Lee

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

2:30 - 3:30

The Keys to Our Success - Lessons Learned from 25 of Our Best Project Managers


David Barrett

The 7 Deadliest Communication Sins of Project Managers


Skip Weisman

Mastering the Complexities of Global Project Management


Mark Hehl

Business Process Modeling


Martin J. Schedlbauer


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


Reinventing the Customer Experience - Customer Loyalty and Satisfaction


Stew Leonard Jr.

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

Program Subject to Change (last revised 22-Feb-2016)

Talent Triangle Key to Presentations:

Technical Project Management
Strategic and Business Management
(Meets multiple legs of Talent Triangle)
PMI Talent Triangle

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