This exciting free half-day event brings together local CIOs, PMOs, Resource Managers, Project Management, Business Analysts and other IT Professionals.
Beginning with a lunch reception, the ProjectCon 18 event provides Project and Portfolio Management thought leader presentations along with real world Microsoft Project experiences, lessons learned, best practices, and general knowledge.
AT A GLANCE: EVENT AGENDA
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Lunch Reception / Meet & Greet / Opening Remarks
Molly Kuehl, Project & Portfolio Management Specialist
Learn about what's new for Microsoft Project and meet with the Project and Portfolio Management community to share best practices.
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
The Concept PMO: Leveraging the Cloud for Increased Organizational Performance
Daniel Norkin, MCP, Microsoft CIE Facilitator
VP, Trusted IT Group
Over the past 20 years PMOs have been the center of organizational evolution. In theory, all projects and programs should be managed through the PMO and PMOs should provide the level of communication between Executives and Project Teams. In this presentation we will demonstrate today’s “Concept PMO” and how you can leverage the Microsoft Project Online solution along with rest of the Microsoft Office 365 solutions like Teams, PowerApps and Power BI for increased Organizational Performance.
2:30 pm - 3:15 pm
The Digital Transformation of Resource Management: Balancing and Optimizing Resource Portfolios
Alexander Rodov, Microsoft Project MVP, PMP, MCTS, CSM
Managing Partner Trusted IT Group
Resource Management is part of the kingdom of data and inevitably PMO organizations are facing the challenge of building a better model to manage, balance and make sense of the Resource Data in front of them. We are going to discover fundamental cases of Resource Management digitalization and discuss how to build models that embrace the value of Balancing and Optimizing Resource Portfolios.