Upcoming Events!

Future Meetings

PMO Roundtable - Portfolio Management

November 26, 2018
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Seattle Municipal Tower
700 5th Ave, 40th Floor
Seattle, WA 98188

“Hey PMO Leader – How’s YOUR Portfolio Performing This Year!? Is it All That or is it Falling Flat?”

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Lean Weekend

December 08, 2018
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

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

Lean and Kanban are superb techniques for delivering projects, eliminating waste in existing processes, adding visibility and transparency to project management

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IMPLEMENTATION OF CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROJECT [CIP] - CASE STUDY FROM SOLID WASTE DIVISION

December 12, 2018
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Hotel 116 - Coast Bellevue
625 116th Ave NE,
Bellevue, WA 98004
https://www.coasthotels.com/

Puget Sound Project Management Institute and APICS Puget Sound are partnering to jointly plan this event. Learn about Capital Project Improvement (CIP) projects by Zahid Khan, PMP. Zahid will follow-up with a guided tour of the Factoria Transfer Station.

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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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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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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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