PMI Thumb Chapter Nov 2019 Dinner Meeting

Join us for the PMI Thumb Chapter Meeting - 11/13/2019

TOPIC:  Project Performance with Kanban and BONUS PMI 50th Anniversary Program

PDU: 1 -Technical & .5 Strategic

SPEAKER:  Karen Strichartz, PMP, PMI-ACP, ITIL-F, CPIM, DXC (formerly HP Enterprise)


Kanban has its roots several decades back in the manufacturing industry. Over the years Kanban has become a universally recognized performance improvement method across all business types. What does Kanban offer to project management? Plenty! Our projects often bog down due to scope volatility, resource bottlenecks, unfeasible deadlines, and quality issues. This presentation starts with an overview of Kanban concepts and principles and then relates the use of Kanban to these project challenges. A case study highlighting performance improvement is included in the presentation.


Karen Strichartz adj

Karen has over thirty years’ experience leading information technology projects in a wide variety of industries. During her career, she has served in customer support, sales, management, and consulting roles. Karen’s current role is PMO Process Manager at DXC Technology. Karen has B.G.S. and M.B.A degrees from the University of Michigan. She has earned the PMP and PMI-ACP certifications from PMI, the CPIM certification from APICS (ASCM), and the ITIL Foundations v2 certification.

Meeting Location: Frankenmuth Bavarian Inn Restaurant, 713 S. Main Street, Frankenmuth, MI 48734

Dinner and Presentation: 6:00 - 8:00 PM, Speaker Presentation begin at 7:00 PM

SPECIAL! $5 for the 50th PMI Anniversary!!

Chapter Members  
     Dinner and Presentation* $5.00
     Attend Presentation FREE
Non-Chapter Members  
     Dinner and Presentation* $5.00
     Attend Presentation FREE
     Dinner and Presentation* $5.00
     Attend Presentation FREE
Chapter Board Member  
     Dinner and Presentation* $5.00
     Attend Presentation FREE


Dinner Selections are:  Chicken Plate, Chicken Caesar Salad, or Broiled Whitefish.  *Dinner Registrations End Monday, prior to meeting,  at 11:00PM. Discounts can only be applied if you are logged in to our website.

Event Properties

Event Date 11-13-2019
Event End Date 11-13-2019
Registration Start Date 06-19-2019
Cut off date 11-11-2019
Individual Price $5.00
Location Bavarian Inn Restaurant
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