This educational event qualifies for 1.00 PDU within the PMI Talent Triangle - Strategic and Business Management
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at 11:30 AM
Annapolis Junction, 2720 Technology Drive, Annapolis Junction, Maryland 20701
Presenter Laura Benard
Keynote Speaker, Trainer & Consultant
Owner, IMPACT by Laura
Founder and CEO, PMO Strategies
Founder and President, Project Management for Change, 501(c)(3) nonprofit
Laura Barnard has spent more than 24 years helping business leaders in a broad range of organizations, from nonprofits to global financial institutions, get the results they crave. She combines her deep experience in the PMO and Change Management space with her passion for helping people get things done to transform how organizations realize business strategy. She shares her experience and stories in her blog titled, “I wish I had me when I was you... ™”
Laura runs several training and coaching programs that help organizations and individuals deliver high-impact outcomes on their projects and drive organizational change. Laura is best known as “the PMO lady” for her extensive experience in building and running PMOs that Get. It. Done. while developing a high-performing team of IMPACT Drivers that become an invaluable asset to any organization.
Laura believes that project managers are uniquely positioned to help organizations have a greater impact. She is the Founder and President of Project Management for Change, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to raise the profile of the project management profession by showing the value of project management across the globe as the most effective enabling resource for delivering sustainable change in the nonprofit sector. Their signature event, the Project Management Day of Service (PMDoS)®, brings together thousands of project managers with hundreds of nonprofit leaders to change the world, one project at a time.
Laura served on nonprofit boards for more than 12 years including multiple Project Management Institute (PMI) chapters, Virginia International University and Goodwill Industries. She continues to support the evolution of Project Management globally in her role as advisory board member for several global firms, as well as continuing to bring high-IMPACT content to project management focused conferences and training programs. Laura has a Computer Science degree from Virginia Tech, a Project Management Institute (PMI), PMP certification, and a Prosci Change Management Practitioner certification.
Do you know what it takes to build a high-IMPACT PMO?
Whether you are starting a PMO for the first time, trying to get your PMO back on track, or just want to ensure that your PMO is as high-IMPACT as possible, this presentation will get right to the heart of what actually makes a difference, where you should start, and how to accelerate your PMO performance to deliver high-IMPACT outcomes for the organization.
It’s time to stop talking about “PMO survival” and ensure that YOU and your PMO are THRIVING!
This system has been developed leveraging more than 20 years of research and application of the most important techniques that Laura has used to transform the careers of hundreds of project managers, enabling them to become an invaluable strategic asset that business leaders are fighting over.
After participating in this presentation, you will be prepared to leverage a set of immediately applicable tools and techniques to help you Get. It. Done
Must be signed into the Website with PMI.org log in information to get Member pricing. Non-Member must be Guests. $2 discount if register and pay online at least one day prior.
To reduce costs, cancellations will only be issued a credit toward future event for the value paid - less 10% service charge. You must cancel through the link in the registration email to trigger the refund.
|Event Date||03-13-2018 11:30 am|
|Event End Date||03-13-2018 1:00 pm|
|Registration Start Date||01-09-2018|
|Cut off date||03-13-2018 11:30 am|
|Individual Price||$17.00 non-members; $14.00 members|
|Location (Click link for address)||Annapolis Junction|