Best Practices in Large Scale PMO Groups
The presentation is based on Karen's book "Experiences in Building and Leading a PMO” which includes many best practices for a Centralized Program Management Office.
The book is currently discounted through May - find it HERE, on Amazon.
A high level understanding of various methodologies and tools used by large corporate PMO groups.
Speaker: Karen M. Marks, owner of Peak Method Consulting
Karen Marks is the former Vice President of the Global Project Management Office for Baxter Healthcare. Prior to joining Baxter, she was the Vice President in the Global Science and Innovation organization at ConvaTec Inc., a Bristol-Myers Squibb division, where she was responsible for the PMO, Product Development & Launch Process and Portfolio Management activities. Karen has previously held positions at J&J in their Pharmacovigilance group and Merck & Co., as the Director of Clinical Data Management Operations for the Americas Region. Additionally, Karen spent 22 years at AT&T Bell Laboratories where she held positions in Information Management, Manufacturing Clean Room Supervision and Labor Relations. Karen’s educational background includes a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resource Management from Muhlenberg College, a Master’s Certification in Project Management from Steven’s Institute of Technology, and a Six Sigma Black Belt.
Karen is the author “Experiences in Building and Leading A PMO”, Best Practices in a Centralized Program Management Office, which was released in September, 2017.
Offices of Ballard Spahr
1980 Festival Plaza Drive
Las Vegas, Nevada 89135
Early bird: members $10 / non-members $15
EARLY BIRD rate expires on Tuesday (5/14) noon!
Walk-In: members $15 / non-members $20
Note Light refreshments to be provided.
PDU: 1 (Strategic)
6:00 - 6:30 - Networking, meet the author and join our open discussion about PMO's for an hour.
6:30 - 7:30 - Discussion about PMO
|Event Start Date||05-16-2019 6:00 pm|
|Event End Date||05-16-2019 7:30 pm|
|Registration Start Date||04-15-2019 12:00 am|
|Registration cut off date||05-14-2019 12:00 pm|
|Speaker||Karen M. Marks|
|Number Hours||1 PDU (Strategic)|
|Location||Offices of Ballard Spahr One|