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Avera Project Management Conference

Mar
12
Wed
Mar 12, 2014
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

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Non Avera attendee $140

Avera Employees $40

Cancellations are not refundable; however substitution participants may be made at any time.  Please note that if you do not cancel and do not attend, you are still responsible for payment. 

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

BUILDING A BETTER YOU

Fifth Annual Avera Project Management Conference

Wednesday, March 12, 2014 8 am – 4:30 pm

Holiday Inn City Centre • Sioux Falls, S.D.

Agenda

8:00 am

Registration / Networking

8:30 am

Welcome and Opening Prayer

8:45 am

Morning Keynote:  Darrin Smith, Director of Community Development, City of Sioux Falls- Managing Successful Public Projects

9:45 am

Break

 

Progressive Project Management Track

(Palisade Room 3)

Project Management Principles Track

(Palisade Room 1)

Health and Well Being Track

(Falls West/East Room)

10:00 am

Education Session 1

 

Introduction to Emotional Intelligence for Project Managers: IQ for the 21st Century

Speaker: Laura Widman, PMP, CSM Senior Project Manager, Avera Health

 

Global Sustainability: Contributing to the Quality of Life in Colombia through Principles in Project Management

Speaker: Jim Reich, Senior Business Analyst, Good Samaritan Society

 

Being A Good Steward

Speaker: Gail Sommerfeld, Director of Mission Services, Avera

11:00 am

Education Session 2

 

Emotional Intelligence: You Must be Present to Win

Speaker: Kim Travers, MS, PMP, CPHIMS, Senior Project Manager, Avera Health 

 

Risky Business: Best Practices in Project Risk Management

Speaker: Jeff Miller, PMP, Director of Project Management, Interstate Control Systems, Inc.

 

Get the Most Bang out of your Exercise Buck

Speaker: Jason Askew, Director of Sports Medicine, Avera Sports Institute

12:00 pm

Prayer: Gail Sommerfeld, Director of Mission Services, Avera Health

Lunch

Lunch Keynote: Christine Buell, Director of Leadership Development, Avera  – Communicating with Alien Life Forms (Those Whose Work Styles Differ From Ours)

1:00 pm

Networking

1:15 pm

Education Session 3

 

Using Emotional Intelligence to Create and Maintain Successful Project Teams

Speaker: Cynda Jones, RN, MS, PMP, Senior Project Manager, Avera Health

 

Bridge Over Troubled Projects

Speaker:  Amy Fick, Senior Project Manager, Citibank

Making Nutrition a Priority

Speaker
: Mary Beth Russell Food/Nutrition Director , Avera Heart Hospital 

2:15 pm

Break

2:30 pm

Panel:  "Leadership Journey" 

              •Beth Jensen: KELO News Director

              •Jill Franken: Director of Public Health, City of Sioux Falls

              •Catherine Forsch, Director of Marketing and Development, EmBe

             •Summer Schultz, Superintendent, Dell Rapids Public Schools 

Panel FacilitatorMary Sand, VP Leadership and Organizational Development, Avera

3:30 pm

Afternoon Keynote: Jered Johnson, CMO, The District - Becoming An Experienced Entrepreneur

4:30 pm

Conclusion and Networking 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 12 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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