Speaking Engagements


As expected, I have more changes to report on speaking engagements that I had been asked to speak at have been postponed or changed. The ProjectWorld / Business Analyst World show scheduled for late May in Toronto been rescheduled to December 14-17.  My talk there will be rescheduled to somewhere within those dates.

It’s probably no surprise but thanks to the current situation with Covid-19, some of the project management conferences that I had been asked to speak at have been postponed or changed. The ProjectSummit*BAWorld Orlando which had been scheduled for April 6-8th has been postponed to October 26-28.  I’ll still be speaking at the event, it’ll just be later.  For more information on the event, go to: UT Dallas PM Symposium 2020 which had been…

I’m looking forward to being back in Dallas next week.  On Tuesday, May 21st, I will be speaking at the 13th Annual UT Dallas Project Management Symposium at the UT Dallas Campus.  This is a big event and I’m delighted to have been asked to speak there.  My topic is “Managing Resource Risk in an Uncertain World”.  If you plan to attend the conference, please make sure to say hello.

I’m delighted to be speaking once again at the Project Summit / Business AnalystWorld in Orlando this year.  The conference will take place March 25-27 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Orlando at SeaWorld.  My session is Tuesday, March 26th where my topic is “If you can’t cancel a project, can you really have a portfolio stage gate?  How to cancel a project properly and maximize returns”. If you will be at the conference, please make…

I’m very much looking forward to speaking at the Eastern Iowa chapter of the PMI in Cedar Rapids during their Professional Development Day event on Friday, October 20th.  We’ll be talking about how to increase resource capacity; one of my favorite topics. For those who are attending the event, please make sure to say hello.  For those interested in the PMI Eastern Iowa event, visit

As I mentioned here in the blog earlier this year, I will be speaking next week in San Diego at the prestigious Project Management Institute’s Global Congress North America. On Tuesday, September 27 at 9am I’ll be presenting a paper called “Just call me Trim Tab” discussing the lessons project managers can learn from famed futurist Buckminster Fuller. If you are going to the Global Congress and would like to talk to me in person, please…

I will be speaking in Toronto Ontario on Tuesday May 15th to speak at the Micrososft Project Users Group meeting which is scheduled to coincide with the end of ProjectWorld. I’ll be speaking about “Timesheet options with Microsoft Project and Project Server”. See this post for location and attendance information . Hope to see you there!