PMI Monterey Bay Chapter

Events Archive

Events Archive

What is Emotional Intelligence...and how is it useful to Project Managers?

Event Date 02-20-2020 6:30 pm
Event End Date 02-20-2020 8:00 pm
Cut off date 02-20-2020 12:00 am
Individual Price Mbay members $5 non-members $10 at the event
Location: Crazy Horse Restaurant
1/23/20 speaker - Gregory Williams, General Superintendent of the California Water Service Gregory Williams to discuss the Regional Surface Water Supply Project -it's purpose was to develop an alternative, high-quality water source to replace and supplement the groundwater supplies for the cities of Woodland and Davis in order to meet future state drinking water quality and wastewater discharge regulations. Gregory has served the water profession in California since 2003 and currently holds the position of General Superintendent for California Water Service in Salinas. Greg has led multiple projects with a personal focus of operability (high function), accessibility (service-friendly), and safety. Gregory is a graduate of the Leadership Monterey County program operated by the Monterey County Business Council and the Salinas Chamber of Commerce and is currently the Vice Chair of Membership for the Salinas Young Professionals Group.
Event Date 01-23-2020 6:30 pm
Event End Date 01-23-2020 8:00 pm
Cut off date 01-23-2020 12:00 am
Individual Price Mbay members $5 non-members $10 at the door
Location: Crazy Horse Restaurant

PMI Technical Development Morning:  Hands on with Project Professional and PowerBI:  Seven Steps for Successful Scheduling and Reporting on Schedule Data with Microsoft tools

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:  Anyone who wants to get hands-on, practical experience with Project and PowerBI, a potent combination for schedulers, project managers, program managers and PMO leaders

WHEN: Saturday, January 11, 2020 at 9AM to 12Noon (Come at 8AM for Breakfast, Networking and Prep)

WHERE:  Crazy Horse Restaurant, 1425 Munras, Monterey

PREREQUISITES:  Bring your laptop with Project Professional loaded (need it?  Get it here) and PowerBI Desktop (need it?  Get it here)  Project is available as a free trial, and PowerBI Desktop is FREE!  We won’t take time to download/install these in class, so please do it prior to attendance, or you can look over someone else’s shoulder.

INSTRUCTOR:  Mark Read, PMP, MCTS is Past President of the PMI - Monterey Bay Chapter and Principal Consultant at Sensei Project Solutions, a leading Microsoft Partner specializing in the Project and Portfolio Management space.

COST:  $30

LINK FOR TICKETS:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/pmi-monterey-bay-technical-development-morning-sat-nov-2nd-tickets-75604363687

PDUs:  3 (Technical) 

Breakfast will be provided

Agenda

TIME

TOPIC

 

8:00AM – 9:00AM

Gathering, Networking, Breakfast, Prep

All

9:00AM – 10:15AM

Project Professional: Seven Steps for Scheduling Success.   Hands on exercises

Mark Read

10:15AM-10:30AM

Break:  More food

All

10:30AM-11:45AM

PowerBI:  Reporting on Schedule Data. Hands on exercises

Mark Read

11:45AM-12Noon

Wrap up, Surveys, Next Steps

All

Project Professional:  Seven Steps for Scheduling

TIME

NUM

TOPIC

WHO

9:00AM – 9:10AM

1

Inserting Columns: Updating Views
Hands on Exercise

All

9:10AM – 9:20AM

2

Work Packages:  Classic Project Structures

Hands on Exercise

All

9:20AM-9:30AM

3

Links:  Understanding Critical Path

Hands on Exercise

All

9:30AM-9:40AM

4

Milestones:  Identifying Key dates

Hands on Exercise

All

9:40AM-9:50AM

5

Resources and Work:  Understanding Duration Work and Units

Hands on Exercise

All

9:50AM-10:00AM

6

Metadata:  Inserting Phases

Hands on Exercise

All

10:00AM-10:10AM

7

Actuals:  Status Updates 

Hands on Exercise

All

PowerBI: Seven Steps to Dashboards

TIME

NUM

TOPIC

WHO

10:30AM – 10:40AM

1

Navigation: Introduction Reports, Data, Models

Hands on Exercise

All

10:40AM – 10:50AM

2

Navigation: Introduction Filters, Visualizations and Fields
Hands on Exercise

All

10:50AM-11:00AM

3

Connecting to data:  Sources and Authentication

Hands on Exercise

All

11:00AM-11:10AM

4

Entities: Resources, Tasks and Assignments

Hands on Exercise

All

11:10AM-11:20AM

5

Relationships:  Connecting the data together

Hands on Exercise

All

11:20AM-11:30AM

6

Visualizations:  Matrices

Hands on Exercise

All

11:30AM-11:40AM

7

Pages:  Slicers and Filters

Hands on Exercise

All

PMI-Monterey Bay Chapter VP Communications 

Event Date 01-11-2020 9:00 am
Event End Date 01-11-2020 12:00 pm
Cut off date 01-10-2020 12:00 am
Individual Price $30 use LINK FOR TICKETS above
Location: Crazy Horse Restaurant

PMI 50th Anniversary Holiday Party

Event Date 12-19-2019 6:00 pm
Event End Date 12-19-2019 8:30 pm
Individual Price Free
Location: Tarpy's Roadhouse

 

Event Date 11-21-2019 6:30 pm
Event End Date 11-21-2019 8:00 pm
Individual Price $5, includes 1 hour PMI PDU
Location: Crazy Horse Restaurant