Southern New England Chapter of PMI

SNEC PM Conference 2017 - Program Schedule

The Passion and Power of Project Management TM

Connecticut Convention Center, Hartford, CT

Monday, April 24th, 2017


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


Seven Leadership and Life Lessons


Susan O'Malley

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

Change Management in support of Risk Management


Donarine Collins

Integrated Program Management (IPM) for Service Contracts


Jasmine Alcantara,
Patrick Moylan

New Member Orientation - Getting the Most Value Out of Your Membership


Genevieve Guilmette,
Carin Salonia



Sandra Sears

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

11:00 - 12:00

The Secret Ingredient to Success:  Feedback – The Give & Take of It


Marie Bankuti

Will Lean Six Sigma and Project Management ever really mesh?


Brigid Carney

The Psychology, Art, and Science of Gathering Business Requirements


Anthony Reed

Transforming Workplaces into Communities: Project Manage to Energize & Engage


Ruth Pearce


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


Achieving the Elusive Work-Life Balance


Neal Whitten

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

2:30 - 3:30

Driving Project Results Through Engagement


Jon Haverly

Project Everest: Essential Steps for Successful Projects


Alan Mallory

Ramp it up!  Effective Scaling of (Agile) IT Teams


Jason Beverly

The Kick Awesome Project Manager - Elevating your skills from ordinary to extraordinary


Belinda Fremouw


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


Leading on Your Feet: The Art and Science of Leadership Through Improvisation


Andrew Tarvin

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

Program Subject to Change (last revised 29-March-2017)

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 Start, Build, Advance category, and the Talent Triangle and PDU Certification areas for each presentation!