Schedule

Please stay tuned for our complete RPS2017 agenda. We are working on some innovative and exciting sessions for RPS2017, Austin, TX. Take a look at our brochure

Sunday

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Top Golf - Promotional Offer

(Take advantage of this promotional offer - 5 spots remaining)

6:00 PM

All attendees are invited to    our Cocktail Reception
at the Driskill Bar

7:00 PM

All are invited to continue networking as we take a tour of Austin, courtesy of Austin Detours.

We will visit Salt Lick BBQ and TreatyOak Distillery.

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Monday

7:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Open Registration 

7:30 AM - 8:15 AM

BREAKFAST

8:15 AM - 5:30 PM

Exhibits Open

8:15 AM - 12:30 PM

The Fundamental Decisions of Resource Management

Paul Samarel, CTO, PDWare

Resource Planning in a Global and Virtual Organization

Frank Saladis, President, Blue Marble Enterprizes Inc.

The Business Value of Resource Planning

(Panel Discussion, TBD)

How To Balance Resource Capacity vs Demand

Ruth Fairley, Senior Director, Global PMO, ON Semiconductor

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

LUNCH

1:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Leading On Your Feet: The Art and Science of Leadership Through Improvisation

Andrew Tarvin, Humor Engineer

The Importance of Resource Management for Strategic Execution

Ken Dobie, Founder & Principal, Skyemar Consulting

Speed Networking

(Meet and Greet: Four 15 minute meeting sessions with your peers to exchange ideas)

Resource Management, Keys to Successfully Managing Millenials

Rick Morris

 

6:00 PM

Event Night at Maggie Mae's on Sixth Street (Gibsons Rooftop Deck and Les Paul Room)

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Tuesday

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7:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Open Registration 

7:30 AM - 8:15 AM

BREAKFAST 

8:15 AM - 5:00 PM

Exhibits Open

8:15 AM - 5:00 PM

Reaching New Heights in Resource Planning

Alan Mallory, Speaker, Author and Performance Coach

The Missing Piece to Aligning Portfolio Decisions to Resources

Gary de Rodriquez

Building a Resource Management Discipline:  Lessons Learned from an Organizational and Project-Centric Approach

Leslie Helou, Sr. Director of PMO, Upsher-Smith

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

LUNCH

1:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Capitalizaing on Adversity, Negative Feedback and Stress

Art Mortell

Top Considersations for Selecting Resource Management Software

Eileen O'Loughlin, Analyst, Software Advice, a Gartner Company

Agile Practices in Planning and Resource Management

Alan Mallory

 

6:00 PM

Dinner Out on Your Own

Wednesday

7:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Open Registration 

7:30 AM - 8:15 AM

BREAKFAST

8:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Exhibits Open

8:15 AM - 1:00 PM

The Capacity Quadrant - 4 Essential Steps for Maximizing Your Limited Resources

Jerry Manas, Author, The Resource Management & Capacity Planning Handbook

The Effect of Agile on Operational Resource Management

Kevin Martin, PMO Lead & Agile Head, USAA

 

Resource Planning Summit 2016 Schedule

In the mean time please see below our RPS2016 agenda .

Download RPS2016 Brochure

Download RPS2016 Conference Schedule

Sunday

May 22, 2016

6:00 pm

All are attendees are invited to network at our Early-bird Cocktail Reception
Ink 48 Penthouse

Monday

May 23, 2016

8:45AM - 4:30PM

Open Registration 

9:00AM - 5:00PM

Exhibits Open

9:00AM - 12:00PM

Peter Heinrich, CEO, PDWare
"Eliminate Resource Shortfall: Flatten those Peaks & Valleys"

Frank Saladis, President, Blue Marble Enterprizes Inc.
"Optimize Portfolio Management with World Class Resource Management" 

Laura Stack, Author, Productivity & Performance Expert
"LESS is MORE: Getting MAXIMUM RESULTS IN MINIMUM TIME"

12:00PM - 1:00PM

Lunch

1:00PM - 5:00PM

Stephen Shapiro, Author, Innovation Evangelist
"Innovation Personality Poker: Creating High Performing Innovation Teams"

Bill Stewart, CEO, Project Management Leadership Group, Inc.
"Rapidly Transform for Strategic Execution Excellence"

Mark Zachman, Portfolio Coordinator, Caterpillar Trimble
"Create Decision Making Value with Resource Management Analytics"

Dr. Shelley Reciniello, Organizational Consultant, Executive Coach, Author: The Conscious Leader
"Working Consciously: Understanding the Psychology of the Workplace"

7:00PM - 10:00PM

Grand Event
Rockefeller Center

Tuesday

May 24, 2016

8:45AM - 4:30PM

Open Registration

9:00AM - 5:30PM

Exhibits Open

9:00AM - 12:00PM

Anthony "AB" Bourke, Former F-16 Fighter Pilot
"Executing at Mach 2"

Gary Heerkens, President, Management Solutions Group, Inc.
"How to Fully Leverage Resource Management: Work on the RIGHT Projects!"

Kevin Martin, President of Alamo Chapter PMI
"The Effect of Agile on Operational Resource Management"

12:00PM - 1:00PM

Lunch

1:00PM - 5:00PM

Michael Parish Dudell, Author, Shark Tank Jump Start Your Business
"Deconstructing the Millenial Employee: How to Attract, Engage, and Retain the Best and the Brightest Young Talent"

PMO Panel Discussion with: Mike Babneau (Upsher-Smith), Jason Boyd (Thrivent Financial), Ted Parafinczuk (The Chamberlain Group)
"Adapting the PMO to Support the Best Resource Management Practices"

Philip Thomas, President, Kripa Consulting
"Increased Simplicity Through Increased Complexity"

Rick Morris, President, R2 Consulting Inc.
"Innovate Without Impacting Your Bottom Line"

 

Wednesday

May 25, 2016

8:45AM - 1:30PM

Open Registration

9:00AM - 4:00PM

PDWare Training
ResourceFirst *
(additional fee $495)

12:00PM - 1:00PM

Lunch will be provided