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IMA Portland: Chapter Dinner: Cover Oregon: What Would You Do?

Date: Tuesday, October 21, 2014 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Duration: 2 Hours

The Association of Accountants and Financial Professionals in Business


Keynote Topic - Cover Oregon: What would you do?

Nothing makes your day worse than a CNN News crew on your front step when you wake up. That is what happened with Cover Oregon. History shows it was a massive failure, but what would you have done differently?
Explore seven critical decision points in the project and discuss in a round table format how you would have done it different.
The key areas will be:
1. At the initiation of the project and the controls and actions needed for success.
2. Initial scoping decisions.
3. Mid-project Change Order costing.
4. Mid-project Change Order deliverables.
5. System Integrator selection.
6. Project Audit reporting.
7. Internal process and procedure conflicts.
In this presentation the project will be replayed and the audience will be given between five and ten minutes to discuss each point and come to a conclusion on what you would have done differently to change the outcome of the project. By the end you will not only have a good understanding of the key failure points in the project, but will also be able to use this failure to make you a better leader and project manager.

Evening Agenda
5:30-6:30PM Technical Speaker
6:30-7:00PM Networking
7:00-8:00PM Dinner/Keynote Speaker


Venue
Tualatin Valley Water District
1850 SW 170th Ave,
Beaverton, OR 97006

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