September 2017 Dinner Meeting: PM Talk

September 14, 2017
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Brookhaven Country Club
3333 Golfing Green Dr
Farmers Branch, TX 75234
Venue information

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Menu

Regular Meal
Panseared Chicken Marsala
Butter Whipped Potatoes
Seasonal Vegetables

Vegetarian (Note - must be ordered in advance)
Vegetable Farfalle with Vegetable Marinara

Keynote Synopsis 

Join us for a special evening of "PM Talk" - an evening of short interactive conversations with our PM Toastmasters presenters on "Project management ideas worth sharing!" This is a lively series of 15 minute presentations on PM topics designed to keep the audience engaged and informed.

Elaine F Lee, Speaker

"How You Communicate Impacts the Management of Your Project and Career"

Elaine Lee, PMP (ACS, ALB) has been a project manager for over twenty years with the focus in the telecommunications industry.  Elaine works for GTT Communications and serves as Vice President of Education in our Dallas PMI Toastmasters Club.  She has been a member of Toastmasters for 10 years serving in leadership positions in the district and achieving Advanced Communicator Silver and Advanced Leader Bronze. Elaine is active in her church choir and the Dallas Trinity Rotary club. https://www.linkedin.com/in/elaineflee/  - Elaineleepmp@gmail.com

This speech will highlight these three points:

  •          One on one conversations and their impact on successful projects.   
  •          Your personal communication style and how you interrupt information.
  •          How do you deal with conflict due to a miscommunication?

Mark Lysell, Speaker

“How to Use Your Friends and Not Make Enemies”

Six-year member of PMI Dallas Toastmasters Club, Mark Lysell has brought us thought provoking topics such as “Why Waste Your Time Managing Your Time?”

Currently serving as Metro Division Director for District 50 Toastmasters organization, Mark has applied methods of motivation to the field test.

Grettel Molina, Speaker

"Time Matters!"

Grettel is a Project Manager, Civil Engineer, currently working as a Project Management Consultant for PMAlliance.  She is passionate about improving results through project management techniques.

The core of a project planning and control methodology is to manage the time dimension of projects to achieve success. It should facilitate obtaining time-based commitments from team members to generate a network-based project plan. The plan helpls project managers to track progress while continually reconfirming team member commitment towards meeting deadlines.

 

Schedule

5:30-6:45 Registration 
5:30-6:30 
     - Fireside Room: Blue Dot/Green Dot (Job Seekers/Job Offerers networking) 
     - Open Area:  Standup Networking, Library, Book Review program, Sponsors and other tables 
6:00-6:30 Free Leadership Forums or New Member Orientation
6:30-7:00 Table Networking and Dinner
7:00-7:30 Welcome and Announcements
7:30-8:30 Presentation* 

* As a courtesy to our speakers and guests, admission to the meeting is prohibited after 7 pm sharp. Refunds will not be provided.

Vegetarian Meals
If you would like a vegetarian meal, please place your order by Thursday the week before the dinner meeting.  Vegetarian meals may not be an available option the day of the event or if you register at the door.

Cancellations and Refund Policy:  
Full refunds will be granted if a request is submitted before the defined early bird deadline identified for the event. Partial refunds of 50% of the course registration fee will be refunded if the cancellation request is received after the early bird deadline but prior to the day of delivery for the event. Please refer to the Refund and Cancellation Policy for additional information.

PDU
PMI Dallas Chapter Dinner meetings are 1.5-PDU events per PMI CCR guidelines. For instructions on how to claim your PDUs for this event, please go to Reporting PDUs for 1-2 PDU meetings or events.

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Questions
- For registration and payment issues - Registration Director
- For questions related to this event - VP of Programs
- PMI Dallas does not have a phone number.

Tickets

$45.00 PMI Dallas Chapter Member
$35.00 Earlybird rate before September 11

$45.00 Non-Members and Guests
$35.00 Earlybird rate before September 11

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