Lehigh Valley Branch: January 2018 Meeting


PMI Keystone Chapter

Lehigh Valley Branch

Professional Speaker and Networking Event Series

Date :  Thursday January 18th 2017

6:00 to 6:30 – Meet and Greet

6:30 to 8:00 – Topic: Control techniques for project recovery and value optimization


Plan on joining your PMI Keystone Chapter – Lehigh Valley Branch colleagues in our bi-monthly events series.   .

This event will start off with foreword by Sandeep Dhareshwar (Lehigh Valley Region Coordinator).   

Professional Speaker Session: (6.30 – 7.30 PM)

Topic                           : Control techniques for project recovery and value optimization

Topic Summary          :   Details to be shared soon   

Presenter                     :  Joe Sopko

Speaker Profile           :  Joe Sopko, PMP, MSP, P3O is an independent organizational project management improvement consultant and a joint recipient of the 2013 Shingo Prize Research Award as a contributing author to The Guide to Lean Enablers for Managing Engineering Programs.

For the past twelve years, Joe has had considerable involvement in organizational project management maturity, PMO development, program management and business improvement initiatives.  He has been an active participant and core team member in the development, review and practical application of PMI’s OPM3® Standard, AXELOS Managing Successful Programmes (MSP), PMI Standard for Organizational Project Management and is a former member of the ISO US Technical Advisory Group for Project, Programme and Portfolio Standards (ISO/TC258).  Joe has also authored several papers regarding the practical use of program management and multiple maturity model approaches as an enablers for PMO development, value delivery and in improving organizational project business excellence. 

As always we look forward to an informative and entertaining PDU-category session. As with most Lehigh Valley Branch PMI events, there is no cost to attend this event, it is open to non-PMI members and PMI members alike, and complimentary snacks/non-alcoholic drinks are included at no charge courtesy of PMI. Attendees will also receive 1 PDU code.

If you know someone who you feel will benefit from this session, please feel free to invite them.

 Date               :   January 18th 2018

Time               :  Networking begins at 6:00 pm with the event starting promptly at 6:30 pm

Location         :  Eyer Middle School, Macungie, PA

ADDRESS      :  Eyer Middle School, 5616 Buckeye Rd, Macungie, PA 18062

Directions      :  Once you arrive at Eyer Middle School. Look for Gate #19 (back side near School Bus Parking lot)


PROTOCOL: Dress code is business or business casual

COST: There is no charge for this meeting. This event is open to the public.

REGISTRATION: All attendees may preregister for this meeting online at the PMI Keystone website: www.pmi-keystone.org

CREDITS: Upon request, a certificate will be emailed to indicate completion of 1 PDU (0.1CEU).
Attendees must enter the 1 PDU for the monthly meetings into the CCRS system. PDUs for monthly meetings do not get updated automatically for attendees.

Contact: For questions please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.    -or- contact Sandeep Dhareshwar at (484) 515-0294

URL: http://www.pmi-keystone.org

Event Properties

Event Date 01-18-2018 6:00 pm
Event End Date 01-18-2018 8:00 pm
Registration Start Date 01-02-2018 5:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Cut off date 01-18-2018 6:00 pm
Individual Price Free
Eyer Middle School
5616 Buckeye Rd
Eyer Middle School
We are no longer accepting registration for this event

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