120 project managers, speakers, and guests enjoyed two days of presentations and networking. The networking event at the ADFA Officers Mess built on the first day.
Masterclass: A Practical Guide to Project and Contract Surveillance
The Symposium Day 1. Download the 2016 program.
Networking event at the ADFA Offices Mess
The Symposium Day 2. Download the 2016 program.
Patrick Weaver Kym Henderson
Geraldine Barker Lisa Wolf Jane Halton Prof. Michael O’Donnell
In speaking order.
* = presentation available for downloading.
Kym Henderson, Chair Organising Committee: Opening remarks*.
Prof. Michael O'Donnell, Head School of Business UNSW Canberra: Opening Address.
Dr Tom Ioannou, Group Executive Director, Performance Audit Services Group Australian National Audit Office (ANAO): The Australian Perspective (speaking notes)*.
Ms Geraldine Barker, Director, National Audit Office (NAO) United Kingdom: Project Governance and Controls - The UK Perspective on the Approaches, Challenges, and Lessons Learned in improving Performance of Major Projects at Individual and Portfolio Levels*.
Mr Kim Terrell, General Manager Portfolio Project Manager, Department of Human Services: Going the extra mile....*.
Mr David Bryant, Director of AIPM: ICT Project Success and the suitability of key persons*.
Mr Mark Dickson, Director, Vice Chair 2016 PMI Board of Directors: Benefits Linkages - Creating connection between purpose, governance, and controls*.
Professor Russell Kenley, Professor of Management, Swinburne University of Technology: Implications of Location-based Planning for Defence and Government Projects*.
Mr Andrew Pyke, Keyholder Australia: The Challenges of and Potential Solutions to Scope Definition Issues on Complex Projects*.
Ms. Roxanne Kelley, One Defence Implementation Office Lead: "One Defence", The Reasons For Change and the Way Forward focusing on the Challenges and Opportunities for the Defence Project Governance and Controls Community*.
Ms Melinda Penna, General Manager Project Delivery Community of Practice Chief Project Office, Telstra: How to Turn Project Controls Data Into An Executive Level Presentation.
Ms Lisa Wolf, Earned Value Management and Purchasing Systems Focal Point for Booz Allen Hamilton, USA: Project Surveillance*.
Ms Jane Halton, Secretary Department of Finance: The Finance Transformation Program*.
Mr David Hudson, Australian Institute of Project Management: Project Controls and the Implications for Enterprise Project Management*.
Kym Henderson, Chair Organising Committee: Closing remarks*.
Yiding Hu, Weapons and Combat Systems Division, Defence Science and Technology Group: Can We Improve Project Risk Management?*.
Robert Bolton: Complex Projects - how to reduce the schedule RISK and ensure the desired returns*.
Dr. Chivonne Algeo, Associate Professor – Project Management Monash University: Exploiting Project Knowledge to Enhance Project Governance and Control*.
Group Captain (Retired) Dr Keith Joiner, UNSW Canberra at ADFA: Key opportunities to achieve best practice in capability development*.
Patrick Weaver: The art of predicting project completion. A good schedule is not enough!*.