Southern New England Chapter of PMI

SNEC PM Conference and Workshops 2016 - Presentations

The Presentations for the SNEC-PMI Project Conference 2016
are available by clicking on the session names below.

If you attended the conference and/or workshop, you receive 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.

  2. If a session does not have a link, that means we have not yet received the presentation or the author has chosen not to share.  Please check back later.

  3. If you need the 2016 PM Conference and Workshop Attendee Guide (the printed program, which includes instructions on how to submit for PDU's), you can download it by clicking here (note: will require same password as the presentations) 

2016 Workshop Session Presentations

From a Good Project Manager to a Great Leader by David Barrett

How to Influence & Impact Your Most Important Stakeholder(s) by Skip Weisman

A "Sure Fire" Way to Ensure Schedule Performance! by Mark Hehl

The Quest for Good Requirements by Martin Schedlbauer, Ph.D.


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

Last revised 7-May-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!