You’re invited to the Fall Chicago PMO Evolution Forum

Taking place virtually on

October 27, 2022 from 6–7:30 PM CT

This session will feature topics highlighting strategies and solutions related to PMO leadership, portfolio management, and organizational effectiveness.

During the event, speakers will deliver presentations describing notable experiences and expert insight for you to apply in your own projects. Stay on after the presentation for a special speaker-led group discussion.

By joining the event you will connect with other project management leaders, earn PDUs, gain valuable knowledge, and as always, registration is free.

Event Topics & Speakers

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Sean Duffy


Vice President of Operations, Head of PMO

Leadership Strategies for Prioritization Processes and Tools from a Project Management Office (PMO) Perspective

Sean Duffy, Vice President of Operations, Head of PMO at MOXFIVE, will present the findings from the research into his doctoral thesis on the topic of strategies for project/program prioritization utilizing tools and the support of a PMO. He will discuss the ways in which organizations can develop maturity in their portfolio rationalization process based on qualitative research obtained from the participants in his research.

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Carl Samuelson

Unify Consulting

Practice Director

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Don Gleisner

Unify Consulting

Practice Manager

Organizational Effectiveness and the PMO Interplay

Carl Samuelson, Practice Director at Unify Consulting, and Don Gleisner, Practice Manager at Unify Consulting, will share perspectives on how organizational effectiveness as a discipline should be embedded in the very fabric of an organization’s Project Management Office. Project success and failure can be tied to organizational change management and effectiveness. Understanding the interplay between those two focus areas is beneficial to the success of any initiative.