Programme Overview

Please select the days below to see the programme for that day.

08.00-16.00 Registration Desk Open, Rydges Latimer Christchurch
09.00-16.30 Master Class 1:
Brave conversations to lead change
Carol Scholes
Master Class 2:
Project-Oriented Leadership
Rodney Turner
09.30-12.00 Site Visit 1: Burwood Resource Recovery Park
Bus pick-up / drop-off at Rydges on Latimer
14.00-16.00  Site Visit 2: Wigram Aircraft Restoration Projects
Bus pick-up / drop-off at Rydges on Latimer
14.00-16.30 Site Visit 3:  Christchurch Rebuild Tour
Bus pick-up / drop-off at CBD Bar (2 minutes away from Transitional Cathedral)
17.00-18.30 Registration Desk Open, Transitional Cathedral, Latimer Square
17.30-19.30 Welcome Function at Transitional Cathedral
Introduction: Jim Hopkins & James Dobson
Entertainment: Bigger Than Beetles



07.30-08.30 Breakfast Session: Relationship Management
Agnieszka Gasperini, PMP
07.30-09.45 Registration Desk Open, Transitional Cathedral, Latimer Square
09.00-09.45 Conference Opening in the Transitional Cathedral on Latimer Sqaure
Musical Interlude & PMI Opening Address
Opening of conference by The Mayor of Christchurch : Lianne Dalziel
09.45-10.45 Keynote: Mark Weldon
Topic:Change Excellence and Energy
10.15-17.30 Registration Desk Open, Rydges Latimer Square
10.45-11.30 Morning Tea
11.30-12.15 Advanced Risk Management: Analysis is not an anecdote
Kent Duston
Paper                Presentation
Establishing a PMO – the First 1000 Days
Nicola Faithfull
Paper             Presentation
PMO Managed Service Model
Imran Malik
Paper             Presentation
12.15-13.30 Lunch
12.45-13.30 PMINZ AGM
13.30-14.15 Governance: What Does it Really Mean in a P3M Environment?
Iain Fraser
Latest Trends in Change Management
Jane Judd
Project Management Success Factors in New Zealand IT and Construction Industries
Mat Collins 
14.15-15.00 Leveling Up: Five Real-World Examples of Incremental Maturity
Tony Appleby 
Paper               Presentation
Project Management Competencies for Engineers
Dirk Pons
Paper            Presentation
Improving Construction Industry Productivity via Project Integration Management
Garry Miller
Developing Products That Will Perform
Jonathan Prince 
15.00-15.30  Afternoon Tea
15.30-16.30 Keynote: Ricardo Triana
Topic: Delivering Value: The Next Generation Project Manager
18.30-24.00 Awards Dinner at Wigram Airforce Museum
Awards ceremony, Dinner, Band


Registration Desk Open
07.00-16.30 Registration Desk Open, Rydges Latimer Square
07.30-08.30 Breakfast Session: 2013 PMINZ Project of the Year winner - Fonterra Darfield
Sarah Davenport (Programme Manager) and Richard Gray (Darfield Site Operations Manager)
09.00-09.45 The Court Jesters (Alice Canton)
Ice Breaker and "How to make a presentation"
09.45-10.30 Keynote: Sue Wilkinson
Topic: Navigating When There is No Map
10.30-11.00 Morning Tea
11.00-11.45 Reshaping Project Management to Deliver Continuous Improvement
Angela Moore
Paper             Presentation
So You Think You're Ready to be a Consultant?
Youssef Mourra
Paper            Presentation
Success Driven Project Management Approach to Project Planning and Performance Analysis
Alexey Arefiev
Paper            Presentation
11.45-12.30 Embedded Project Management: Getting Dirty to Dig for Gold
Patrick van Gestel
Paper              Presentation

Sea-Sawing to New Heights
Philip Smith
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Instant Portfolio - Just Add Need
Mike O'Hara
Paper             Presentation
12.30-13.30 Lunch
13.30-14.30 Keynote: Rodney Turner
Topic: Governance trust and ethics on projects
14.30-15.00  Afternoon Tea
15.00-16.00 Keynote: Rob Waddell
Topic: Integrating the transfer of knowledge across boundaries (eg. sporting, business and technology) in a high performance environment.
16.00-16.30 PMI New Zealand Closing address
Helen Telford (President) and Calum Robertson (Vice President)
16:30 Conference Closes


Registration Desk Open