PMI India Conference 2011 will be held at The LaLiT Ashok, Bangalore from 8-10 Sep 2011.
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Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation



Conference Agenda

Friday, 19th November
15:00 - 17:00 Registration
17:00 - 17:05 Opening remarks by MC. MC will introduce all speakers
17:05 - 17:10 Lighting of the Lamp
17:10 - 17:40 Special item for all participants
17:40 - 17:50 Welcome address: Girish Kelkar, Conference Chair, President, PMI Pune Deccan Chapter
17:50 - 18:20 Keynote address: Gregory Balestrero, President and Chief Executive Officer, PMI
18:20 - 18:50 Address by Chief Guest: K. Venkataramanan, President of Engineering & Construction Projects and Whole-time Director, Larsen & Toubro Ltd.
18:50 - 18:55 Release of the PMI & FICCI Market study report
18:55 - 19:15 Conference theme address: Vijay Prasad, Member, Board of Directors, PMI
19:15 - 19:35 Special Address: Sanjay Manchanda, Director Microsoft Business Division, India
19:35 - 20:05 Awards ceremony for Best Project and Best Community Contribution
20:05 - 20:10 Valedictory address: Tejas Sura, Conference Vice-Chair, President, PMI Mumbai Chapter
20:10 onwards Cocktail and Dinner
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Saturday, 20th November
9:30 - 11:00 India Infrastructure on Growth Trajectory: Unspoken Challenges and Emerging Opportunities
A CXO's Panel discussion

Moderated by:
- Upendra Giri, CEO, AstroWix Corporation (Moderator)
- Rohit Modi, Deputy Managing Director, Gammon India
- Raajeev Batra, Executive Director and Head, Project Advisory Services, KPMG
- Gopal Kapur, Founder and President, Center for Project Management
- Pankaj Jain, IAS, Additional Secretary, Ministry of Statistics and Program Implementation
11:00 - 11:30 Tea / Coffee Break
11:30 - 12:15
TRACK 1 Invited Speaker
Phil Bristol
Manager vs Leader and the three skills of influence (NLP, DISC, and Arbinger)
TRACK 2 Invited Speaker
Kalpesh Bhatt
Akshardham, How ordinary people created an extraordinary masterpiece
TRACK 3 Tech. Paper
Rajeev Andharia
Building Predictability in Project Performance using Applied Statistics
TRACK 4 Tech. Paper
Vimal Kumar Khanna
The Top Five Mistakes in running Offshore Development Centers
12:15 - 13:00
TRACK 1 Tech. Paper
Raed Haddad
An Inch or a Mile? Proven Practices in Measuring Learning Impact
TRACK 2 Tech. Paper
Krishna Moorthy
PM Knowledge enhancement Through In house Academy-Larsen &Toubro Experiences
TRACK 3 Tech. Paper
Ratneshwar Jha
Risk Analysis And Mitigation Precedence Modeling
TRACK 4 Tech. Paper
Sandeep Shouche
Influencing without authority
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 14:45
TRACK 1 Invited Speaker
Prof S. D. Kshirsagar
Managing Innovations in Project Management
TRACK 2 Tech. Paper
Mark Choudhari
PROJECT DYNAMICS: Emerging Insights and Opportunities for the Future of Project Management Theory
TRACK 3 Tech. Paper
R K Priya
Human Management to Human Sigma - A Strategic Metamorphosis
TRACK 4 Invited Speaker
Srinivasan Iyengar
Managing conflicts in Project
14:45 - 15:30
TRACK 1 Tech. Paper
Gilbert Silvius
Sustainability in Project Managers: A Responsibility of Project Managers?
TRACK 2 Tech. Paper
Niloofer Darbary
Orchestrating Change - The role of a PMO in Managing Organizational Transformation
TRACK 3 Tech. Paper
Rukmini Iyer
Leading with responsibility: Exploring the importance of soft skills in a project team
TRACK 4 Invited Speaker
Prof. Pradeep Pendse
Leveraging Project Leadership
15:30 - 16:00 Tea / Coffee Break
16:00 - 16:45 Key Note Talk: Jesse Fewell, Founder, PMI Agile Community of Practice
Agile Project Management
16:45 - 17:30 Key Note Talk: Devdutt Pattanaik, Chief Belief Officer, Future Group
East vs West
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Sunday, 21st November
9:30 - 10:15 Key Note Talk: Sunil Sinha, CEO, Tata Quality Management Services
Innovation Equation at Tata
10:15 - 11:00 Key Note Talk: Gaurav Hazra, Country Manager, Primavera Global Business Unit
Enterprise Project Portfolio Management: A Must for Project-Based Success
11:00 - 11:30 Tea / Coffee Break
11:30 - 12:15
TRACK 1 Invited Speaker
Monica Semeniuk
Running with Scissors: Techniques for Managing Conflicting Expectations
TRACK 2 Tech. Paper
Vineet Maheshwari
Project Management Fundamentals and discipline and role of Tools
TRACK 3 Tech. Paper
Pradeep Tonpe
CSR is NOT charity!
TRACK 4 Tech. Paper
Anita Dhir
Leading in the age of Transparency: Impact of Web 2.0 and beyond
12:15 - 13:00
TRACK 1 Tech. Paper
Sunil Kumar Sharma
Transition Management: Strategy and processes for high risk project for taking transition in the middle phase as a project manager
TRACK 2 Tech. Paper
Praveen Gupta
High Time to Tap the enormous power of informal project management
TRACK 3 Tech. Paper
Ashish Sadekar
Executing a Complex Program in Indian Public Sector
TRACK 4 Tech. Paper
Divi Khanna
Renewable energy for the rural sector - How partnerships can make a difference
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 14:45
TRACK 1 Invited Speaker
Chintan Raj
Embedding CSR in Core Business Operations
TRACK 2 Tech. Paper
Krishnakumar Kaniappan
Project Delivery Excellence - A Case study
TRACK 3 Tech. Paper
J L Narayan
Innovative implementation strategies leading to saving in time and cost frame of Visakhapatnam oil storage facility
TRACK 4 Tech. Paper
Subramanyam Chinta
Check Point on success of delivery management process and an attempt to look forward and beyond
14:45 - 15:30
TRACK 1 Tech. Paper
Neelam Pandey
Project Management Problem in Manufacturing Industries & Project Manager Pain - A real One!!
TRACK 2 Tech. Paper
Shivmani Tripathi
Abstract and Agile Schedule Collaboration
TRACK 3 Invited Speaker
Saji Madapatu
Excelling in Economic Tsunami - Project Portfolio Management as catalyst
TRACK 4 Tech. Paper
L Harsha
Challenges of Managing Public Projects
15:30 - 16:00 Tea / Coffee Break
16:00 - 16:30 Key Note Talk: Saji Madapatu
Ethics in Project Management
16:30 - 17:15 Key Note Talk: V. Srinivasa Rao, Chairman, PMI Team India
21st Century Project Management to deliver variety of Cloud computing projects
17:15 - 17:30 Recognising contributors for 2010
Venue and Conference closure
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Attendees can claim maximum of 16 Professional Development Units (PDUs).

Main Contact Details

Amithanand Dsilva, Head Conference PMO

Devidasan M, Lead Sponsorship Team

Anand More, Lead Registration Team

Disclaimer: PMI India has the right to amend, modify or change the agenda without prior notice.

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