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Avera Project Management Conference

Mar
20
Wed
Mar 20, 2013
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Holiday Inn City Centre - Sioux Falls
Sioux Falls, SD

Purpose: Attendees will gain critical education, tools, techniques and best practices to support successful implementation of projects. Target Audience: Project Managers and others who know the value of efficiently handling projects and deadlines

Registration Details

Registration is closed.

Please register and prepay by March 8th. 

Fees & Payment

Online Credit Card payment is encouraged.   Registrants will be asked to pay before entering the conference.

Description

Purpose: Attendees will gain critical education, tools, techniques and best practices to support successful implementation of projects.

Target Audience: Project Managers and others who know the value of efficiently handling projects and deadlines

Agenda

8 a.m. Registration

8:30 a.m. Welcome and Opening Prayer

Suzy Collignon-Hodgen, PMP, AgCC, Director of Project Management, Avera and Regional Informational Officer, Avera Marshall Regional Medical Center

Alan Helgeson, Director of Marketing, Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center

8:45 a.m. Community Leadership

Bob Sutton, Vice President of Community Relations, Avera

9:45 a.m. Break

10 a.m. Education Sessions Round One

Track One (for project managers):

  • The Ladder to Developing a Functional PMO ... One Step at a Time; Suzy Collignon-Hodgen; Sarah Malchow, PMP, MS, IT Project Manager Director, CNA Surety and PMI Sioux Empire Chapter President
  • Scrum, but … ; Kim Jenniges, PMP, CSM, Project Manager, Avera; Laura Widman, PMP, CSM, Senior Project Manager, Avera

Track Two (for those who manage projects):

Track Three (health and wellness):

  • I Know I Need to Be Healthy, But I Don’t Wanna!; Jennifer McKay, MD, Medical Information Officer, Avera; Kim McKay, MD, Avera Medical Group Obstetrics and Gynecology Sioux Falls
  • Fitting in Fitness; Amanda Harty, To Your Health Program Manager, Avera

11 a.m. Education Sessions Round Two

Track One (for project managers):

  • That’s Not My Job: The Role of a Project Manager; Cynda Jones, RN, PMP, MBA, Senior Project Manager, Avera; Kristi Skillingstad, MPM, Project Manager, Avera
  • The Ladder to Developing a Functional PMO ... One Step at a Time; Suzy Collignon-Hodgen; Sarah Malchow

Track Two (for those who manage projects):

Track Three (health and wellness):

  • Positive Stress Responding; Patricia Lindemann, MS, LPC, Outpatient Therapist, Avera McKennan Behavioral Health Services
  • I Know I Need to Be Healthy, But I Don’t Wanna!; Jennifer McKay, MD; Kim McKay, MD

12 p.m. Lunch;  The Art of Networking

Michael Bender, Bender Real Estate

1 p.m. Networking Time

1:15 p.m. Education Sessions Round Three

Track One (for project managers):

Track Two (for those who manage projects):

Track Three (health and wellness)

2:15 p.m. Break

2:30 p.m. Panel: Levels of Leadership

  • Rachael Sherard, Senior Vice President of Rural Health Services, Avera
  • David Long, Senior Operations Manager, Capitol One
  • Cindy Elifrits Peterson, President & CEO, Maximizing Excellence, LLC
  • Tony Nour, Senior Business Banking Officer, First Premier Bank

3:30 p.m. Managing Up (part 1)(part 2)

Mary Sand, Vice President of Leadership and Organizational Development, Avera

4:30 p.m. Conclusion and Social

Instructor(s)

  • Speakers per Workshop Agenda

Contact

Avera Events Coordinator at 605-322-4645 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location Instructor
1. Wed, March 20 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM Holiday Inn City Centre - Sioux Falls Speakers per Workshop Agenda

Location Details

  • Holiday Inn City Centre - Sioux Falls
    100 W. 8th Street
    Sioux Falls, SD
    Main: 605-339-2000

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