Upcoming Events!

Future Meetings

PSPMI and APICS - PS Tour of Factoria Solid Waste Transfer Station

January 17, 2019
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Factoria Solid Waste Transfer Station
13620 SE Eastgate Way
Bellevue, WA 98005

The tour of the Factoria Solid Waste Transfer Station is a follow up to the December presentation "Implementation of Capital Improvement Project, CIP" by Zahid Kahn, MSCE, PE, PMP.

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PMO Roundtable - Annual Dashboard & Metrics Meeting

January 28, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Seattle Municipal Tower
700 5th Ave
Seattle, WA 98188

”How do you keep track of your project's status? How do you present the health of your portfolio to leadership? "

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PSPMI Happy Hour at Stone Lounge Bellevue

January 30, 2019
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Stone Lounge Bellevue
1020 Bellevue Way NE
Bellevue, WA 98004
http://stonebellevue.com

Want to hang out with other professionals over food and drinks? Join us for the first of many social events this year.

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Agile Sprint Spring Series: Full Package

February 07, 2019
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Mercer Island Community Center
8236 SE 24th St.
Mercer Island, WA 98040
http://www.mercergov.org/Page.asp?NavID=1951

This four-part series is a great introduction to successful Agile implementation! You can attend all four parts of this series at a discounted rate by registering on this page.

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Agile 4-Part Spring Series : Part #1 - Envisioning and Foundation Design Workshop

February 07, 2019
8:31 AM - 12:30 PM

Mercer Island Community Center
8236 SE 24th St.
Mercer Island, WA 98040
http://www.mercergov.org/Page.asp?NavID=1951

Envisioning and foundation design is the most critical phase of an Agile Project. All projects, whether Agile or traditional, needs to ensure a great foundation at the start of the project before proceeding to the Scrum and sprints. This workshop shows yo

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Agile 4-Part Spring Series: Part #2 - Agile Project Release Planning Workshop

February 14, 2019
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Mercer Island Community Center
8236 SE 24th St.
Mercer Island, WA 98040
http://www.mercergov.org/Page.asp?NavID=1951

Complete project planning is often overlooked in many teams using the Scrum process. Some teams just plan for the near term and some just plan from sprint to sprint. At the end of the day, management, stakeholders, and the team need a long-term vision for

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Agile 4-Part Spring Series: Part 3 - The Ultimate Sprint Planning Workshop

February 21, 2019
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Mercer Island Community Center
8236 SE 24th St.
Mercer Island, WA 98040
http://www.mercergov.org/Page.asp?NavID=1951

The sprint is at the heart of an effective Agile life cycle yet many teams struggle to deliver a sprint successfully. In this interactive workshop, you will learn the keys to successfully plan, deliver, and review a healthy sprint.

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PMO Roundtable - PMO Resource Management Best Practices

February 25, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Seattle Municipal Tower
700 5th Ave
Seattle, WA 98188

How do the best companies and Government PMOs manage their resources?  Are there benefits to managing resources within a PMO, or is that best kept separate? 

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Agile 4-Part Spring Series: Part 4 - User Story Workshop

February 28, 2019
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Mercer Island Community Center
8236 SE 24th St.
Mercer Island, WA 98040
http://www.mercergov.org/Page.asp?NavID=1951

Successful projects require an effective method for defining and understanding requirements. User stories allow us to gather and define requirements in a language that the business and project team can both comprehend.

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PMP & CAPM Exam Review

March 02, 2019
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

T-Mobile
3617 131st Ave SE
Bellevue, WA 98006

Get the essential preparation required to pass PMIs certification exams. Learn how to qualify and apply for the PMP and CAPM exams

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The Agile PMO (Project Management Office) - SPRING 2019

March 09, 2019
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Mercer Island Community Center
8236 SE 24th St.
Mercer Island, WA 98040
http://www.mercergov.org/Page.asp?NavID=1951

With the new paradigm brought by Agile and Lean, how is a Project Management Office, PMO, still relevant?

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PMO Roundtable - PMO Standard Tools and Templates – Best Practices

March 25, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Seattle Municipal Tower
700 5th Ave
Seattle, WA 98188

Has your PMO settled on some great in-house or vendor software tools to help you manage your projects, programs and portfolios? 

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PMO Roundtable - Preferred PMO Methodologies – Lean? Six Sigma? Agile? Critical Chain? Waterfall? Hybrid?

April 22, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Seattle Municipal Tower
700 5th Ave
Seattle, WA 98188

What methodology does your PMO use? Has your PMO gone fully Agile?  Still Waterfall?

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Leading SAFe 4.5 - Certified Scaled Agilist 2 Day Workshop

May 10, 2019 8:00 AM to May 11, 2019 5:00 PM

Mercer Island Community Center
8236 SE 24th St.
Mercer Island, WA 98040
http://www.mercergov.org/Page.asp?NavID=1951

Would you like to take your Agile skills to a higher level and learn how to use Agile on a large scale with multiple teams?

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PMO Roundtable - Establishing and maintaining a PMO culture

May 20, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Seattle Municipal Tower
700 5th Ave
Seattle, WA 98188

What makes your PMO tick? The personality of each PMO and its PMs reflects its people, the company and its culture.

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PMO Roundtable - What’s in Your BOK [Body of Knowledge, Base of Knowledge]?

June 24, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Seattle Municipal Tower
700 5th Ave
Seattle, WA 98188

Every PM has a set of books, websites, consultants/vendors, like-minded PMs, and blogs that they turn to when PM questions arise.

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