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July Presentation: Overview of Project Management Processes

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Topic: An Overview of Key Project Management Processes

Don Gilman, PMP will present an overview of the project management processes as managed by the Satelite Services Segment within Viasat. Specific focus on project intake, planning, monitoring/controlling, and change management using Workfront and Data point.

Speaker Bio: Don Gilman, PMP
Don Gilman has been an IT professional and entrepreneur since 1983. His IT interests are project management, software engineering, and process improvement. His business start-ups have been IT related, with three being computer game companies.
His credentials includes: a Project Management Professional Certification (PMP), Professional Scrum Master (PSM), an ITIL Foundations Certification, and he holds a license as a Professional Engineer (PE) in Software Engineering.
Don has been active in various local, state and national organizations. Don has twelve computer game credits and is an author on a dozen energy efficiency papers. His first book chapter was published by MIT Press in 2016, “Computer Harpoon”, in the book “Zones of Control”
He has made presentations and regional and national conferences in the energy, project management and entertainment domains.
He has been married to a Cello teacher since 1989 and they have produced two hard core science fiction and fantasy lovers. Don’s favorite quote is, "Life is not a dress rehearsal” Don's hobbies include brewing, cycling, running, backpacking, jazz, board gaming, and reading.

Additional Info:
The Brazos Valley Project Managers group (BVPM) is a venue of the Houston Chapter of the Project Management Institute (PMI). Our meetings are free and open to everyone. You do not need to be a member or a project manager.
Our meetings cover a wide range of topics from leadership
to communications to organization techniques; beneficial across all industries.

Pizza, refreshments, and networking begin at 5:30PM.

The presentation will begin at 6:00PM