PMI PPRC April 2019 Chapter Meeting - Technical & Strategic PDUs!

April 11, 2019
5:00 PM MDT to 8:00 PM MDT
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Hotel Eleganté Conference & Event Center
2886 S Circle Dr.
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
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Agenda:
5:00-6:00pm: "Agile Information Radiators", Aaron Sever
6:00-6:30pm: Dinner
6:30-7:00pm: Business Meeting/Chapter Announcements
7:00-8:00pm: "The Rise of a Women's Chamber of Commerce in Colorado Springs", Lola Woloch
8:00-8:10pm: Closing/Drawings

Session 1 (1 Technical PDU):

Aaron SeverAgile Information Radiators

Where do you go when you want to assess the health or monitor the progress of an Agile project, but are frustrated because traditional EVM reports don't always apply? Information radiators, of course! 

These transparent and highly visible tools constantly communicate an Agile team's progress to project stakeholders. This presentation will provide an overview of how to interpret the most commonly used Information Radiators including Kanban boards, Burn Up charts, Burn Down charts, and Cumulative Flow Diagrams. Practical tips for Project Managers will also be provided.

Presentor: Aaron Sever

Bio: Aaron Sever is an IT Project Manager for Progressive Insurance who specializes in building Agile project teams.  He has over 25 years of experience in Software Development and holds PMP, PMI-ACP, Certified Scrum Master, and ITIL v3 Foundation certifications.  Aaron earned his MBA and Master of Science in Management from Colorado Technical University and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Christian Brothers University in Memphis, TN.  Aaron is an active member of the PMI Pikes Peak Regional Chapter, currently serving as Director of Agile Education.

 

Session 2 (1 Strategic PDU):

"The Rise of a Women's Chamber of Commerce in Colorado Springs"

Presentor: Lola Woloch, President & CEO of Southern Colorado Women's Chamber of Commerce

Bio: Lola is a strategic sales and marketing leader who works within an entrepreneurial framework to drive results, increase sales, develop businesses, and find revenue for start-ups, private and public companies. Experienced in leading sales channels, including remote and field sales teams. Successful in developing business through effective marketing activities, product launches, launching and re-engineering sales teams, creating distribution strategy, implementing innovative marketing ideas, developing new business opportunities and facilitating operational process improvements to increase revenue.


10 Person/Seat Table Purchase Option:

PPRC is providing, to it's members, the option to purchase a 10-person/seat table at Chapter Meetings. For more information on the option and guidelines around a purchase, please visit the Multi-Seat Table Registration informational page.

Refund and Cancellation Policy:

The PMI Pikes Peak Regional Chapter Refund and Cancellation Policy is currently under revision. As per the approved revisions, cancellation of registrations for Chapter Meetings will be honored and refunds granted when the cancellation is completed/received by 11:59 PM seven business days before the event. 

You will be required to review and accept the current PMI Pikes Peak Regional Chapter Refund and Cancellation Policy as part of your registration.  Please review it here.

Registration Questions:

Please contact the VP Communications for any registration questions or problems that you may have.

NOTE: If presentations are provided to PPRC for posting, they will be posted on the Presentation Archive page after the meeting.  Many are not provided.

Tickets:

$35.00 Member
$30.00 Earlybird rate before April 4

$40.00 Non-Members/Guest
$35.00 Earlybird rate before April 4

$300.00 10 Person Coupon Purchase. If the table has fewer than 10 people attending then no refunds or reassign to future meetings for the empty seats. A coupon code will be sent to you for distribution to all to use for individual registration.