Public Speaking Previous Engagements

Managing Resource Risk in an Uncertain WorldUniversity of Texas at Dallas
13th Annual UT Dallas Project Management Symposium
Dallas, TX, May 21, 2019

If you can’t cancel a project, can you really have portfolio stage gating?
PW*BA World Orlando
Orlando, FL, Mar 26, 2019

Project Manager Career BoostersProject Management Institute
Minnesota PMI PDD 2018
St Paul, MN, Sep 27, 2018

Project Manager Career BoostersProject Management Institute
Minnesota PMI PDD 2018
St Paul, MN, Sep 27, 2018

Project Manager Career Boosters
PW*BA World Orlando
Orlando, FL, May 17, 2018

University of Texas at DallasIncrease Resource Capacity without Hiring
PMI UT Dallas 2018 Symposium
Dallas, TX, May 18, 2018

Create a Winning Enterprise System Deployment Strategy
ProjectSummit*BAWorld Orlando
Toronto, ON, April 4, 2017

Project Management InstituteIncrease Resource Capacity
PMI Eastern Iowa PDD
Cedar Rapids, IA, October 20, 2017

Project Management InstituteJust call me Trim Tab
Global PMI Congress
San Diego, CA, September 27, 2017

Project Management InstituteCreating Business Prioritization for Projects and Portfolios
Minnesota PMI Professional Development Days
St Paul, MN, September 14, 2017

Project Management InstituteAgile is not just for IT
Minneapolis PMI Symposium
St Paul, MN, September 15, 2016

Project Management InstituteR&D Tax Credits and the Project Manager
Montreal PMI Symposium
Montreal, QC, October 7, 2015

Project Management InstituteIncrease Resource Capacity Planning without Hiring
Minnesota Professional Development Days
St Paul, MN, September 17, 2015

OPSIGSub-Contractor Tracking
OPSIG – Oracle Primavera Special Interest Group
Online, July 16, 2015

Agile for the PMO
ProjectWorld Canada
Toronto, ON, May 25, 2015

OAUG - Collaborate 15Project Management of Sub-Contractors
Collaborate15
Oracle Application Users Group
Las Vegas, NV, April 14, 2015

Project Management InstituteAgile methodology and Enterprise Projects
PMI Global Congress
Phoenix, AZ, Oct 26 – Oct 28, 2014

Integrating Cost Control and Field Data Collection
Oracle Application Users Group – Collaborate 14
Scottsdale, AZ, Sep 28 – Oct 1, 2014

OAUG - Collaborate 14The Wonders of the As-Built Schedule
Oracle Application Users Group – Collaborate 14
Las Vegas, NV, April 11, 2014

Project Management InstitutePanning for gold by data-mining your project tracking data
PMI Central Illinois Chapter
Bloomington, IL, March 11, 2014

Federate PressSetting Priorities To Achieve Quick Wins and the Best ROI
5th Annual Business Process Re-engineering Course
Toronto, ON, February 25, 2014

Project Management InstitutePanning for Gold – Data mining your project management data
PMI Global Congress
New Orleans, LA, Oct 29, 2013

Project Management InstituteHow to Cancel a Project Without Cancelling your Career
PMI Global Congress
New Orleans, LA, Oct 28, 2013

Project Management InstituteCreating Business Prioritization for Projects and Portfolios
PMI Huron Valley Chapter
Ann Arbor, MI, October 21, 2013

Cancelling a project without cancelling your career
ProjectWorld and Business Analyst World Canada
Toronto, ON, June 4, 2013

Project Management InstituteEnterprise Project Management Workshop
PMI Southern New England Chapter Professional Development Days
Hartford, CT, April 30, 2013

Project Management InstituteExtending Project Management to the Organization
PMI Durham Highlands Chapter
Whitby, Ontario, Canada, March 26, 2013

Hard DollarBenefits of integrating Field Data Collection, Project Cost Control and Scheduling
Hard Dollar Customer Round Up Conference
Scottsdale, AZ, October 15, 2012

Project Management InstituteImproving resource capacity through timesheet management
PMI Buffalo Professional Development Days
Buffalo, NY September 20, 2012

Project Management InstituteCreating Resource Requirements without Hiring
PMI Central Illinois
Lincoln, IL July 10, 2012

The Timesheet Challenge: Tracking your projects with Microsoft Project and Project Server
Microsoft Project Users Group Toronto
Toronto, ON, May 15, 2012

Increasing your Resource Capacity without increasing your costs
ProjectWorld and Business Analyst World Canada
Toronto, ON, May 14, 2012

Project Management InstitutePrioritizing your Projects
PMI Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA May 10, 2012

Increate Resource Capacity without Hiring
through Timesheet Best Practices

Oracle Application Users Group, Collaborate 12
Las Vegas, NV, April 2012

Project Management InstituteCreating Resource Requirements without Hiring
PMI Huron Valley
Ann Arbor, MI April 16, 2012

Project Management InstituteExtending Project Management to the Organization
McGill University Webinar
Montreal, QC, February 28, 2012

Project Management InstituteApply Business Analysis to Project System Requirements projects
PMI Syracuse
Syracuse, NY, February 21, 2012

Here is a partial list of presentations delivered by Mr. Vandersluis:

Project Management InstituteBe a Solution Buyer: Setting your EPM Requirements
PMI Maine
Portland, ME, January 19, 2012

Creating your EPM Deployment Plan
Microsoft Project Users Group Global Webcast
Online, January 10, 2012

Stop the Madness of Multiple Time Entry
Oracle Application Users Group, Collaborate 11
Orlando, FL, April 2011

Timesheet management in the Finance Industry
Project Management 2009 Development and Perspectives
Moscow, Russia, October 2009

Project Management InstituteThe Resource Management Dilemma
Project Management Institute
Montreal, February 2008


Benefits of Data Mining
ProjectWorld
Montreal, May 2007

Causing a Breakthrough with Elite Swimmers
Beaconsfield Bluefins Swim Club
Beaconsfield, QC Canada, October 2006



Effective IT Governance using Microsoft’s EPM Solution
Microsoft TechEd
Boston, June 2006

Trends in the Project Management Industry
Northwestern Ontario Technology Association
Thunder Bay, On, Canada, November 2005

Enterprise Project Management means Culture Change
Bell Canada Project Managers and Business Analysts Conference
Montreal, QC, Canada, May 2005

Project Stage Gating – are you choosing the right projects?
ProjectWorld Canada
Montreal, QC, Canada, April 2005

Enterprise Project Management: Big Bets, Big Bucks
Microsoft World Wide Partner Conference
Orlando, FL, USA, July 2004


Effective IT Governance using Microsoft’s EPM Solution
Microsoft TechEd
Boston, MA, USA, June 2006


Getting Strategic IT projects done on time and on budget
Microsoft TechEd
Orlando, June 2004

Project Management InstituteReal-time project management systems – myth or reality?
Project Management Institute
Vancouver, March 2001

Project Management InstituteIntegrated Project Management
PMI Canada Symposium
Calgary, May, 1996

Project Management InstituteA Matrix Approval Process for Labor Actuals
PMI Global Congress
Darby, PA, 1997

Project Management InstituteEnterprise timekeeping for project environments
Project Management Institute
Toronto, January 27, 2000