Interactive Program

Session Categories

Strategic & Business Management
Technical Project Management

Schedule Dates

Tuesday, November 21

7:00 am
Registration & Breakfast
8:00 am
Opening Remarks & Welcome
8:30 am
KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: The New Leadership: A Humanistic Approach
Lieutenant-General, the Honourable Roméo Dallaire
9:30 am
Coffee Break
10:00 am
The Key Attributes of Effective Leaders: Project Delivery through Influence not Authority
Wayne Rambow
Through the Ages: An Ancient Philosophy for Today’s Toughest Project Environment
Joey Roa
Can’t Be in Two Places at Once? Let us Show You How!
Stuart Lomas Bently Rolf
How to Run a High-Quality Project
Robin Hornby
Agility vs. Culture: Your Agile Koolaid May Be Someone Else’s Bitters! Let’s “Change” That
Miroslav Novak
Higher Ed PMO: Value Delivery in a Revenue-Free Environment (Part I)
Colin Moreland
11:00 am
Coffee Break
11:15 am
Send Lawyers, Guns and Money: Communicating Effectively on a Project Team
Ken Hanley
Leadership Styles of Project and Construction Managers in the Canadian Oilsands
D. Todd Hisey
Forecasting Techniques and IT Project Initiation at Mount Royal University
Michael Barr
Data Analytics for Project Managers: Moving Beyond Excel
Brian van der Voort
Inside the Business of Projects: Tips from the Professionals
Robin Hornby
Higher Ed PMO: Value Delivery in a Revenue-Free Environment (Part II)
Colin Moreland
12:15 pm
1:00 pm
KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: Pressure is a Privilege
Hayley Wickenheiser
2:00 pm
Dealing with People Issues: Situational Leadership
Merrian Lemmex Steven Lemmex
Don’t Adopt the Monkey: Building Leadership for Yourself, Your Team, and Your Projects
Saby Waraich
How to Survive Cloud Implementations and Be Successful
Tim Reimer
Artificial Intelligence That Matches Reality to the Plan: A Disruptive Method to Manage Risk and Performance of a Capital Project
Scott Benesh Pavel Bryukhanov
The Agenda Your Business SuperPower (Part I)
Tammy Sherger
Modern Digital Project Management
Mark Fromson
3:00 pm
Coffee Break
3:30 pm
Get Your Message into the Mind – An Essential Leadership Skill: How to Talk So Your Client, Boss and Team Will “Get It”
Roger Grant
The Coach Approach to Leading Teams
Lisa Rapley
Smarter, Faster, Better Agile
Peter McCurdy
Billion Agile: Applying Scrum Values and Principles to Large Construction Projects
Simon Orrell
The Agenda Your Business SuperPower (Part II)
Tammy Sherger
Is Shadow-boxing with Shadow IT Undermining Your Peak Performance?
Yogi Schulz
4:30 pm
Networking Event