2016 Professional Development Day
"Rock the PMI Talent Triangle"
This highly informative all day session in Rohnert Park on the beautiful campus of Sonoma State University will feature several dynamic speakers on a myriad of topical and practical subjects covering all 3 legs of the PMI Talent Triangle
There is truly something there for every project manager, and this annual event should not be missed!
There will be snacks provided, and a catered lunch will be served.
Date: Saturday, September 10th, 2016.
Time: 8:30am - 5:00pm Lunch included.
Location: Sonoma State University
Student Center - Ballrooms B&C
1801 East Cotati Ave
Rohnert Park, CA 94928
8:30 AM – 9:00 AM - BREAKFAST
9:00 AM – 9:15 AM
Opening Comments and Introduction
Jim Thomas – PMI Wine County Chapter President
Dr. Gail Ferreira - PMI Wine County Chapter Vice President of Professional Development
9:15 AM – 10:45 AM
“Leadership + PMA = Success”
Joshua Szarek (1.5 PDUs)
10:45 AM – 11:00 AM BREAK & NETWORKING
11:00 AM – 12:00 Noon
“Connect the Dots: Linking Strategy to Execution”
Alan Leeds & Gail Ferreira (1.0 PDUs)
12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM LUNCH
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
"Improving the Odds: Managing Complex Program Risks."
Tom Kendrick (1.5 PDUs)
2:30 PM – 2:45 PM BREAK & NETWORKING
2:45 PM – 3:45 PM
PMO Panel Discussion
Seth Gillespie, PhD (1.0 PDUs)
3:45 PM – 4:15 PM
Overview of Sonoma State Programs (EMBA & Project Management Programs)
Pat Harper & Jim Robison (0.5 PDUs)
4:15 PM – 4:30 PM
Concluding Presentation and Remarks
Jim Thomas & Joshua Szarek
Mentorship & Networking (0.5 PDUs)