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Program Schedule and Networking Experience

Networking Program Experience

In addition to keynote and breakout speakers that will inspire and challenge us, we have developed a networking program experience that will provide networking techniques and opportunities to practice the techniques while getting to know the conference participants.  We hope you will plan to take advantage of these learning + networking opportunities beginning with our first session on Thursday afternoon.  Networking Sessions will include the following:

  • Thursday, Oct. 18th 4-5 pm  Networking Techniques Social
  • Thursday, Oct. 18th 7-9 pm  Value of Networking & Social Signature Party
  • Friday, Oct. 19th 7-8 am  Birds of a Feather Networking Breakfast
  • Friday, Oct. 19th 11:30-12:30 pm  Networking with a Purpose Lunch

Bring a supply of business cards for the Networking Techniques Social, and you’ll also want to exchange business cards with others throughout the conference.

Program Schedule

Thursday, October 18th




3:00-5:00 pm






4:00-5:00 pm

Networking & Exhibit Hall Open




5:00-6:00 pm






6:00-7:00 pm



“The Best You”



7:00-9:00 pm

Networking Social Event





Friday, October 19th




7:00-8:00 am






7:00-8:00 am

Networking Breakfast





8:00-9:00 am

Keynote “Know Your Leadership Compass”




9:10-10:10 am


“High Performance Goal Setting”


“Leadership / Management Coaching”

“Agile PM”

10:20-11:20 am


“Managing Project Stakeholders”


“Overcoming Hurdles”

“Commonsensical Risk Tools”

11:30-12:30 pm

Networking Lunch





12:40-1:40 pm


“Communication Styles”


“Team Motivation”

“The Black Swan – Risk”

1:50-2:50 pm


“Where Does Strategy End and Leadership Begin?”


“Time Management / Prioritization”

“Agile for Infrastructure”

3:00-4:00 pm

Keynote “Risk Intelligence”





4:00-5:00 pm

Program Closing & Attendance Prizes