Luncheons

Dr. Margaret Law leverages 25-plus years of IT project and technical leadership experience supporting many areas of the federal government, such as the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), and the U.S. Army Office of Business Transformation (OBT). Dr. Law’s area of expertise include IT portfolio management, enterprise architecture, process improvement, data architecture and mediation, and change management.
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Registration and Cost

The M2D2 Event is free of charge and open to all interested PMs. Preregistration is not required.

When:

Monday, January 24, 2011, 11:30am to 1:00pm

Where:

Department of Agriculture
12th and Independence Ave, S.W.
Cafeteria Conference Room
Washington, DC
(Driving Directions)

Metro Accessible via Smithsonian Station

Photo ID is required to enter the facility

Implementing an Earned Value Management System

  • Boiling the Frog: Conflict Management for Project Managers

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    Boiling the Frog: Conflict Management for Project Managers

    featuring

    Mr. Dave Gerber

    Boiling the Frog: Conflict Management for Project Managers

  • The Threshold Generation

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    The Threshold Generation

    featuring

    Valli Swerdlow, MSW
    President, VALLI Associates

    Free Program - No Cost to Attend

    Location and Date

    Wednesday, January 12, 2011

    11:30 am: Networking
    12:00 pm – 1:00 pm: Program

    The Threshold Generation

  • Impact of Cloud Computing on Traditional Project Management

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    Impact of Cloud Computing on Traditional Project Management

    featuring

    Mr. Mohamed E. Abuagla, PMP

    Location and Cost

    Free Program - No Cost to Attend
    Avaya Government Solutions
    12730 Fair Lakes Circle, Fairfax, VA 22033

    Tuesday, January 4, 2011

    11:30 am: Check in and Networking
    12:00 pm: Presentation
    12:45 pm: Q&A
    1:00 pm: Meeting Concludes

    Impact of Cloud Computing on Traditional Project Management

  • Risks

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    Risks

    featuring

    Mr. Robert Gollhofer

    Date, Location and Registration
    Free Program - No Cost to Attend

    Wednesday, December 15, 2010 from 11:30am to 12:50pm
    (Networking 11:30am-11:50am, Presentation 11:50am to 12:50pm)

    Risks

  • A Case for Project Revenue Management

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    A Case for Project Revenue Management

    Featuring

    Peter J. Varani

    Tuesday, November 23, 2010

    A Case for Project Revenue Management

  • Communicating Well?

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    Communicating Well?

    featuring

    Mr. Mark Buchholz, PMP

    Communicating Well?

  • Marketing Your Project

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    IRS PMIWDC Noon Meeting

    Marketing Your Project

    featuring

    Kevin Kelley

    Vice President and General Manager
    Computer Sciences Corporation

    November 15, 2010

    Location

    Monday, November 15, 2010

    12:00 pm –1:00 pm: Program

    Marketing Your Project

  • Agile Project Management – Truths and Misconceptions Exposed

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    Agile Project Management – Truths and Misconceptions Exposed

    featuring

    Richard K. Cheng, PMP, CSP

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    Registration and Cost

    The M2D2 Event is free of charge and open to all interested PMs. Preregistration is not required.

    When:

    Monday, November 15, 2010, 11:30am to 1:00pm

    Where:

    Department of Agriculture
    12th and Independence Ave, S.W.
    Cafeteria Conference Room
    Washington, DC
    (Driving Directions)

    Metro Accessible via Smithsonian Station

    Photo ID is required to enter the facility

    Agile Project Management – Truths and Misconceptions Exposed

  • Contract Negotiations: Skills, Tools & Best Practices

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    Contract Negotiations: Skills, Tools & Best Practices

    featuring

    Mr. Gregory Garrett

    Location and Cost

    Free Program - No Cost to AttendAvaya Government Solutions
    12730 Fair Lakes Circle, Fairfax, VA 22033

    Tuesday, November 9, 2010 

    11:30 am: Check in and Networking
    12:00 pm: Presentation
    12:45 pm: Q&A
    1:00 pm: Meeting Concludes

    Contract Negotiations: Skills, Tools & Best Practices

  • Essential Networking Skills for Project Managers

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    Essential Networking Skills for Project Managers

    Featuring

    Erika Flora, MS, PMP, ITIL Expert®

    Date and Agenda:

    Wednesday, October 27, 2010

    11:30am - Networking
    12:00 through 1:00pm - Presentation

    1 PDU Credit for Certified PMPs

    Location and Cost

    Free Program - No Cost to Attend

    This luncheon is free and open to the public.

    Essential Networking Skills for Project Managers

  • Removing the Distance: Effective Project Management and Leadership of Virtual Teams

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    Removing the Distance: Effective Project Management and Leadership of Virtual Teams

    Featuring

    Dean J. Layman, PMP

    Senior Program Manager, SAIC

    Tuesday, October 26, 2010

    Removing the Distance: Effective Project Management and Leadership of Virtual Teams

  • MS Project for Maximum Efficiency in a Governmental Environment

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    MS Project for Maximum Efficiency in a Governmental Environment

    featuring

    Mr. Jon Smith, PMP

    Date, Location and Registration
    Free Program - No Cost to Attend

    Wednesday, October 20, 2010 from 11:30am to 12:50pm
    (Networking 11:30am-11:50am, Presentation 11:50am to 12:50pm) 

    MS Project for Maximum Efficiency in a Governmental Environment

  • Program Management Professional (PgMP)

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    Program Management Professional (PgMP)

    featuring

    Tom Erickson, PgPM

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      Registration and Cost

      The M2D2 Event is free of charge and open to all interested PMs. Preregistration is not required.

      When:

      Monday, October 18, 2010, 11:30am to 1:00pm

      Where:

      Department of Agriculture
      12th and Independence Ave, S.W.
      Cafeteria Conference Room
      Washington, DC
      (Driving Directions)

      Metro Accessible via Smithsonian Station

      Photo ID is required to enter the facility

      About the Program

      Program Management Professional (PgMP)

    Program Management Professional (PgMP)

  • Lean & Agile Project Management

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    Lean & Agile Project Management

    featuring

    Dr. David F. Rico

    Free Program - No Cost to Attend

    When:

    Thursday, October 14, 2010

    11:30 am: Check in and networking
    12:00 pm: Presentation
    12:45 pm: QA
    1:00 pm: Meeting concludes

    Lean & Agile Project Management

  • Agile Project Management - Truths and Misconceptions Exposed

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    Agile Project Management – Truths and Misconceptions Exposed

    featuring

    Richard K. Cheng, PMP, CSP
    Managing Consultant, Agile Center of Excellence, Lead
    Excella Consulting

    Free Program - No Cost to Attend

    Location and Date

    Wednesday, October 6, 2010

    11:30 am: Networking
    12:00 pm – 1:00 pm: Program

    Agile Project Management - Truths and Misconceptions Exposed

  • Green Means Go, Building Sustainability Into Your Project Team

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    PMIWDC Resources – Tools & Networking

    Featuring

    Mr. David Offenkrantz

    Mr. David Offenkrantz is President-Elect of the Washington DC Chapter of PMI and an experienced project and program manager in both the commercial and federal sectors.

    Tuesday, September 28, 2010

    Green Means Go, Building Sustainability Into Your Project Team

  • PMIWDC Resources – Tools & Networking

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    PMIWDC Resources – Tools & Networking

    Featuring

    Mr. David Offenkrantz

    Mr. David Offenkrantz is President-Elect of the Washington DC Chapter of PMI and an experienced project and program manager in both the commercial and federal sectors.

    Tuesday, September 28, 2010

    PMIWDC Resources – Tools & Networking

  • Project Management, Quality Management, and Domain Knowledge

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    Project Management,  Quality Management, and Domain Knowledge: A Crowning Achievement in a Dental Office

    Featuring

    Kathleen Eaves, PMP, CMQ/OE, CQA

    Date and Agenda:

    Wednesday, September 22, 2010

    11:30am - Networking
    12:00 through 1:00pm - Presentation

    1 PDU Credit for Certified PMPs

    Location and Cost

    Free Program - No Cost to Attend

    This luncheon is free and open to the public.

    Project Management, Quality Management, and Domain Knowledge

  • A World of Metrics—Make Every Picture Tell A Story

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    IRS PMIWDC Noon Meeting

    A World of Metrics—Make Every Picture Tell A Story

    featuring

    Ursula Kuehn

    Principal Founder
    UQN and Associates

    September 20, 2010

    Location

    Monday, September 20, 2010

    12:00 pm –1:00 pm: Program

    The Maryland Technology Center(MTC)

    Computer SciencesCorporation (CSC)

    A World of Metrics—Make Every Picture Tell A Story

  • Creative Techniques for Project Success

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    Creative Techniques for Project Success

    featuring

    Joanne Aaronson, Rev., PMP, EIIS

  • Register Now
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    Registration and Cost

    The M2D2 Event is free of charge and open to all interested PMs. Preregistration is not required.

    When:

    Monday, September 20, 2010, 11:30am to 1:00pm

    Where:

    Department of Agriculture
    12th and Independence Ave, S.W.
    Cafeteria Conference Room
    Washington, DC
    (Driving Directions)

    Metro Accessible via Smithsonian Station

    Photo ID is required to enter the facility

    Creative Techniques for Project Success