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2016 PDD: Training to the Talent Triangle (06/14/2017-07/09/2017)

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2016 PDD* Speaker: Dave Brauer

Presenting: Training to the Talent Triangle

  Talent Triangle: Strategic


*PDD = Professional Development Day

Cablecast schedule

Wednesday, June 14, 2017, 6:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, June 18, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, June 25, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, July 02, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, July 09, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time

 

Speaker Bio: David “Dave” Brauer is the Senior Training Engineer for the Enterprise Project Management Office (EPMO) at Hawaiian Electric. In this capacity he has provided training for over 1,500 Hawaiian Electric employees in project management concepts, processes, methodologies, tools and techniques. Mr. Brauer is responsible for designing, developing, managing and executing the project management training program of the EPMO.

Synopsis: As one of the few PMI Registered Educational Providers (REPs) in Hawaii and perhaps the only Utility REP worldwide, Hawaiian Electric has a unique perspective on "Rocking the PMI Talent Triangle." PMI's REPs had first exposure to the new Talent Triangle and were challenged to align their curriculum prior to the triangle's launch in December 2015. Learn how Hawaiian Electric's existing project management training had to change to meet the new requirements and how our curriculum is evolving to meet the new competencies of the triangle. 



2016 PDD: Graphic or Textual Models or Both (07/12/17-08/06/17)

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2016 PDD* Speaker: Greta Blash

Presenting: Graphic or Textual Models or Both

  Talent Triangle: Technical


*PDD = Professional Development Day

Cablecast schedule

Wednesday, July 12, 2017, 6:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, July 16, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, July 23, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, August 6, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time

 

Speaker Bio: Greta Blash is a certified Project Manager Professional (PMP) with extensive experience as an executive and consulting IT professional, both domestically and internationally, and whose experience enables her to concurrently manage multiple high-risk, high-tech projects. Her areas of experience include program management, project management, agile scrum, customer relationship management data warehousing and business intelligence and systems development.

Synopsis: This session will look at the various graphic and textual models utilized by business analysts to gather and analyze project requirements and which type, or a combination of the two, best supports the understanding and agreement by all project resources.


2016 PDD: Front-End Investment: Lesson’s learned from the North Shore Development Plan on how to Engage Stakeholders to Ensure a Successful Project (08/09/17-09/10/17)

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2016 PDD* Speaker: Kalani Fronda

Presenting: Front-End Investment: Lesson’s learned from the North Shore Development Plan on how to Engage Stakeholders to Ensure a Successful Project 

  Talent Triangle: Strategic


*PDD = Professional Development Day

Cablecast schedule

Wednesday, August 09, 6:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, August 13, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, August 20, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, August 27, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, September 03, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, September 10, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time

 

Speaker Bio: Kalani is a Senior Land Asset Manager in the Community Engagement & Resources Group of the Kamehameha Schools (KS). In 2003, he received his CCIM designation from the CCIM Institute. Fronda joined KS in 1998 in the Asset Management Group as a Land Manager responsible for overseeing the planning, development, and management of approximately 25,000 acres on four islands and is currently overseeing the planning, project management and implementation of the Kamehameha Schools Master Land Use Plan.

Synopsis: Kalani was part of the core leadership that directed and managed the Kamehameha Schools North Shore Plan which received regional and national awards by the American Planning Association. The theme of his presentation is the importance and benefits of investing at the front-end of a project, specifically in skill sets, stakeholders and strategy. In this session you will learn how Kalani faced various challenges in engaging with various stakeholders across the North Shore Oahu community and how he was able to filter through and incorporate many ideas, thoughts and suggestions into one master plan to benefit the entire community.


2016 PDD: Introduction to Project Management (09/13/17-10/08/17)

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2016 PDD* Speaker: Christian Ocasio Gonzalez

Presenting: Introduction to Project Management

  Talent Triangle: Technical


*PDD = Professional Development Day

Cablecast schedule

Wednesday, September 13, 2017, 6:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, September 17, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, September 24, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, October 01, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, October 10, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time

 

Speaker Bio: Christian's IT background began in the USAF and continued when he transitioned into the civilian sector. He has held IT positions in Help Desk, System Administration, Desktop Engineer, Management and as a Project Manager. He has been employed with the following sectors: government contracting, hospitality and gaming and higher education.

Synopsis: Covering basic fundamentals for project management, the material presented will be a combination of text from the PMBOK and real world experience. It’s a quick highlight of basic vocabulary that is most often used while emphasizing the importance of the follow through of the project manager.


2016 PDD: Me-Leader? Are You Nuts? (10/11/17-11/05/17)

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2016 PDD* Speaker: Scott Ruppel and R. Scott Simon

Presenting: Me-Leader?  Are You Nuts?

  Talent Triangle: Leadership


*PDD = Professional Development Day

Cablecast schedule

Wednesday, October 11, 2017, 6:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, October 15, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, October 22, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, November 05, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, July 09, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time

 

Speaker Bio: Mr. Ruppel is a Project Manager for Kiewit. With over 23 years of experience in construction and engineering he brings first-hand knowledge on project management and the leadership needed to deliver projects.  Mr. Simon's firm Simon's Leadership Group serves Hawaii leaders seeking to achieve exceptional performance and navigate change. Clients seek out his unique local expertise as a business advisor, as well as his experience as an engineer, attorney and corporate communicator.

Synopsis: Hawaii leaders are faced with many unique challenges. This highly interactive workshop will focus on those project managers asked to move to the front to become the leader or those leading that want to take their performance to the next level. The session will provide tips and techniques that can immediately be put into practice.


2016 PDD: Introduction to Project Management (5/10/2017-6/11/2017)

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2016 PDD* Speaker:  Christian Ocasio Gonzalez, MPM, PMP

Presenting: Introduction to Project Management (part of the Career Development track for beginner PMs)

  Talent Triangle: Technical

*PDD = Professional Development Day

Cablecast schedule

Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 6:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, May 14, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, May 21, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, May 28, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, Jun 04, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time
Sunday, Jun 11, 2017, 12:00 PM Hawaii Time

 

Speaker Bio:  Christian's IT background began in the USAF and transitioned into the civilian sector. He has held IT positions in Help Desk, System Administration, Desktop Engineer, Management and as a Project Manager. He has been employed with the following sectors: Government Contracting, Hospitality & Gaming, Higher Education.

Synopsis:  Covering basic fundamentals for project management; material is a combination of text from the PMBOK and real world experience. Its a quick highlight of basic verbiage that is most often used while emphasizing the importance of the follow through of the project manager.