PDD Agenda

Presentations will align to the PMI Talent Triangle for Continuing Certification Requirements (CCR) for education - Technical Project Management, Leadership and Strategic and Business Management.

Day 1: Monday, October 21, 2019

Time Track PMI Triangle Speaker Title
7:30 - 8:00 REGISTRATION | CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST | EXHIBITS OPEN
8:00-8:15 -- -- Vicki Hipp, Sr. Dir. PDD PDD Welcome and Announcements
8:15-8:30 -- -- Devin Henderson Emcee
8:30-9:30 Leadership Leadership Amy Franko Opening Keynote - The Ripple Effect: Becoming a Leader of Impact & Influence
9:30-9:45 BREAK - EXHIBITS OPEN
9:45-10:45 Leadership Leadership Amy Franko Elevating Relationships for Project Results: The Power of Social Capital
Agile Technical Project Management Michael Roberts Mission to Mars: An Agile Adventure
Change Management Leadership Angie Pastorek A Fresh Take on "Effective Communication": Using the 7 Lenses Approach to Improve Team Communication & Project Outcomes
Tools/Technology Technical Project Management Lee Ann Trautman Successful Resource Management
10:45-11:00 BREAK - EXHIBITS OPEN
11:00-12:00 Change Management Strategic and Business Management Dana Houston-Jackson How Project Managers and People Change Managers can Ensure Project Success!
Agile Technical Project Management Sarah Harper Practical #NoEstimates
Tools/Technology Technical Project Management Doug Vogl, Tim Young How to manage the largest change in the railroad industry since moving from steam locomotives to diesel locomotives
Future of Work Strategic and Business Management Moderator: Luke Desmond
Panelists: Kevin Honomichl, Jaimie Harrison
The Future of Work
Leadership Leadership Raj Bhatia Group Dynamics Engineering - An essential Project Manager role
12:00-12:45 LUNCH
12:45-1:00 ANNOUNCEMENTS
1:00-2:00 Change Management Leadership April Callis-Birchmeier Afternoon Keynote - Leading Successful Change
2:00-2:15 BREAK - EXHIBITS OPEN
2:15-3:15 Change Management Leadership April Callis-Birchmeier Creating and Sustaining a Positive Workplace  
Agile Technical Project Management Mike Higgins We Need a New Dog
Leadership Strategic and Business Management Tammy Bearden Harnessing Collective Knowledge to Improve Project Performance
Tools/Technology Technical Project Management Kristin Catherman Developing a Thorough Risk Management Process
3:15-3:30 BREAK - EXHIBITS OPEN
3:30-4:30 Leadership Technical Project Management Christy Turner Surviving and Thriving in Construction Project Mgmt
Change Management Leadership David Fuston Leadership & Management in Projects - Two Sides of the Same Coin
Agile Technical Project Management Courtney Shar, Shawn Scrivner Zero to (Big Room Planning) Hero
Tools/Technology Technical Project Management Heather McCain Cost of Quality for Projects
Future of Work Strategic and Business Management Dr. Gary Broils Project Management Tool Innovations in Professional Services Automation
4:30-5:30 Future of Work Technical Project Management Jason Vigh Ignore Cyber at your Project Peril – Phased Approach
Change Management Leadership Tom Mulligan How to Resolve Conflict Without Losing Your Mind
Agile Technical Project Management Mark Shead Courageous Software Development
Leadership Strategic and Business Management Mark Garcia Carpe Calamity
5:30-5:45 ANNOUNCEMENTS & PRIZES


Day 2: Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Time Track PMI Triangle Speaker Title
7:30-8:00 REGISTRATION | CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST | EXHIBITS OPEN
8:00-8:15 -- -- Vicki Hipp, Sr. Dir. PDD Announcements
8:15-8:30 -- -- Devin Henderson Emcee
8:30-9:30 Future of Work  Leadership Bill Fournet Morning Keynote - Leading for Tomorrow: New Rules for Yourself, Your Team and Your Mission
9:30-9:45 BREAK - EXHIBITS OPEN
9:45-10:45 Future of Work Strategic and Business Management Bill Fournet Building the Vision: How Bold Projects are Changing the World
Future of Work Strategic and Business Management Devendra Kumar Best Practices from the Black & Veatch RPA Journey
Change Management Leadership Diana Alt Crafting a Workshop Experience
Tools/Technology Technical Project Management Tom Witty Case Study in Project Portfolio Management Software: Beyond the Templates
10:45-11:00 BREAK - EXHIBITS OPEN
11:00-12:00 Future of Work Strategic and Business Management Carmel Smith Robotic Process Automation Defined and Demonstrated
Tools/Technology Technical Project Management Bill Cole Projects CD-360 Framework
Agile Technical Project Management Troy Tuttle Minimum Viable Agile: Getting off the Agile treadmill
Leadership Leadership Jerry Glazier What leadership lens are you looking through?
Tools/Technology Technical Project Management Jason Tice Let's Make Governance Great Again!
12:00-12:45 LUNCH
12:45-1:00 ANNOUNCEMENTS
1:00-2:00 Leadership Leadership Dr. Paul Schempp Afternoon Keynote - The Magic of Mentoring
2:00-2:15 BREAK - EXHIBITS OPEN
2:15-3:15 Leadership Leadership Dr. Paul Schempp The Strategies of Expert Communicators
Future of Work Technical Project Management Shahzad Zafar, Andy Quangvan From Passing Security Audits to DevSecOps
Agile Technical Project Management Kate Megaw Raving Retrospectives
Leadership Leadership Richard Gunter Emotional Intelligence and its relationship to Project Management Leadership and Project Success
3:15-4:15 Leadership Technical Project Management Devin Henderson Closing Keynote - Drop the Ball: Leveraging Failure to Elevate your Excellence as a Project Manager
4:15-4:30 ANNOUNCEMENTS & PRIZES