"Transform the Storm: Navigating to Project Success"
PMI-SD 2012 Conference May 17th - May 19th
Thursday, May 17, 2012
Leslie Luke: the Group Program Manager for the San Diego’s Department of Emergency Services will talk about recent high profile, local emergency events around San Diego, and the valuable lessons of cool thinking under intense pressure, and meticulous planning and preparation.
Adam Curtis: a former Navy SEAL will talk about mental resiliency techniques used by SEALs, and how they are applicable to project managers and other leaders who need to operate in high-stress arenas.
Friday, May 18, 2012
Kimi Ziemski: The Tyranny of the Urgent: The Value of Critical Thinking … Under Time Pressure
Naomi Karten: Embracing Change: Transforming Ideas and Challenges into Opportunities
Saturday, May 19, 2012
Terry Schmidt: Personal Strategic Planning in Complex Times
Tutorials - Friday May 18th
One hour tutorials may include topics such as:
Characteristics of a Leading Project Manager
Strategically Redefining Your PMO
Best Practices in Implementing an Electronic Medical Record
UX Design and Agile Development
Pre-selection of tutorials is not required. You will be able to select four tutorials from multiple concurrent sessions on the day of the event. Please check the website periodically for updated tutorial information.
Choose one morning and one afternoon half day session, OR one full day session. For full descriptions of seminars and presenters, please visit the Seminars section of the conference website.
Morning Half-Day Session
Naomi Karten: From Panic to Poise: Developing Career-Enhancing Presentation Skills
Kugan Panchadsaram:Intro to Sharepoint 2010CLOSED
Terry Schmidt: Turning Strategy into Action
Pattie Vargas: Beyond the Storm: Move Your Team from Storming to Performing
Kimi Ziemski: The Tyranny of the Urgent
Afternoon Half-Day Session
Sonya Gulati-Brown: Modern Topics in Healthcare Program Management
Naomi Karten: Chatterboxes and Cave Dwellers: Making Sense of Extraverts and Introverts
Kugan Panchadsaram:Intro to Project 2010 CLOSED
Terry Schmidt: Turning Strategy into Action** (AM session repeated)
Kimi Ziemski: The Killer Competency – Emotional Intelligence
Jerry Wang: Lead-er's Edge & Pledge
John Stenbeck: Rolling Out Full-Scale Agile Practices: Moving Beyond Scrum Into Scalable Agile Practices