Event Information

8:00 - 8:30 AM

Registration and Welcome Tea/Coffee

8:30 - 8:40 AM

Opening Ceremony (Stage Show)

8:40 - 8:45 AM

Welcome Speech
Mr. Umesh Ursekar

President | PMI Singapore Chapter

8:45:00 - 9:10 AM

Global PMI 50th Anniversary Celebration
Guests from Global PMI with Mr. Umesh Ursekar, President | PMI Singapore Chapter
Mr. Sunil Prashara, President & CEO | Project Management Institute (PMI) ,
Mr. Galen Townson, Board of Director | Project Management Institute (PMI)

9:10 - 9:40 AM

Guest from global PMI

Mr. Galen Townson

Board of Director | Project Management Institute (PMI)
Topic: “The Value of Project Management” - PMI’s 2019 Pulse of the Profession®

9:40 - 10:00 AM

Morning Tea-Break

10:00 - 11:00 AM

Opening Keynote

Mr. Avi Liran

Keynote Motivational Speaker ★ Delivering Delight ★ Lead With Values ★ Positive Leadership & Culture Transformation | Delivering Delight

11:00 - 12:00 PM

Panel Discussion
Topic: “PM the Value Creator - The Shift from Project Delivery to Project Outcomes”
Moderator: Mr. Umesh Ursekar, President | PMI Singapore Chapter
Panelists: Mr. Bevan Stratton, Head of Portfolio Management, Technology and Innovation | Standard Chartered Bank,
Mr. Eric Conrad,
Managing Director | PricewaterhouseCoopers Consulting (Singapore) Pte Ltd,
Mr. Panneer Selvan Gounder,
Programme Manager | Macquarie Group,
Mr. Andrew Davey,
EQ Strategist Transformational Coach | Speaker | EQ Strategist

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Lunch (International Buffet) and Networking

1:00 - 1:50 PM

Ms. Evelyn Stier

Head of Regional Management Services | Siemens Pte Ltd
Topic: Riding the waves of change: How to lead in times of uncertainty

1:50 - 2:35 PM

Mr. Liat Lim

Topic: A Hundred Yes to A Hundred Requests with The Art of Strategic Alliance - The Complete Soft skill for Project Managers.

2:35 - 3:25 PM

Mr. Raed S. Haddad

Managing Director, Asia Pacific | Strategy Execution
Topic: Future-Skilling your Program and Middle Managers--A Guide to Success in a VUCA Economy

3:25 - 3:45 PM

Afternoon Tea-Break

3:45 - 4:30 PM

Mr. Vivek Kumar (Special Guest)

Assistant Director-General, National Trades Union Congress
Topic: We 4.0 for Industry 4.0

4:30 - 5:30 PM

Mr. Mukul Deva

Founder - Director | Influence Solutions
Topic: Make Success A Habit – The Opportunity of Change

8:00 - 8:30 AM

Registration and Welcome Tea/Coffee

8:30 - 9:30 AM

Mr. Wolfgang Rabl and Mr. Thomas Martin

CEO and Managing Director
Next Level Consulting
 Managing Complexity and Dynamics

Mr. Abhilash Ramachandran

Digital Technical Engagement, Program Lead, CTO Office | IBM
Topic: Story Telling – The Harbinger of Change 

9:30 - 10:30 AM

Mr. Jon Song

Consultant | NTUC LearningHub
 The Way Forward: Implementing Successful Change

Mr. Mashhood Ahmed

Senior Program Manager | Sidra Medicine
Topic: How Emerging Technologies and Artificial Intelligence will impact Project Management Practice?

10:30 - 10:50 AM

Morning Tea-Break

10:50 - 11:30 AM

Mr. Francis Lotzer

Chief Operating Officer | IMS Trainings Co Ltd
Topic: Negotiation Skills: A must for the Project Manager who wants to be a Value Creator

Ms. Cynthia Zhai

Founder and Owner | Full Voice Consulting
Step up and Stand out as the Expert with a Voice of Authority

11:30 - 12:00 PM

Mr. René Hillig

Director - Southeast Asia | Faithful+Gould
(2018 PMI Singapore Project of Year Winner)
 It’s not just about Time, Cost and Quality – it’s about delivering the Benefits

Mr. Jiten Hanwat

Founder | IEEE Blockchain Singapore
Topic: Blockchain -Embracing the change & prepare for future

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Lunch (Internationl Buffet) and Networking

1:00 - 1:45 PM

Dr. CJ Meadows

Director, i2i (Innovation & Insights Center) | S P Jain School of Global Management
Topic: Design Thinking Project Management – Crafting Business Value and Change People Want

1:45 - 2:40 PM

Ms. Susan L. Bennett

Director, Patient Engagement, Human Health IT | MSD International GmbH (Singapore branch)
Topic: Working with Disruptors: How Lah? From the perspective of another disruptor.

2:40 - 3:00 PM

Afternoon Tea-Break

3:00 - 3:30 PM

Ms. Regina Ong

Principal Technologist, Agile Coach | Singapore Airlines
Topic: Being Agile vs Doing Agile: Leading Teams for High Value Creation

3:30 - 4:15 PM

Mr Manish Arneja
Coach | The Resilience Institute
Topic: From Managing Change to Building Resilience

4:15 - 5:00 PM

Closing Keynote
Ms. Renee Lo
Head of Big Data, Analytics and AI | Amazon Web Services
Topic: Innovation @ Scale

5:00 - 5:30 PM

Closing Speech
Mr.Umesh Ursekar,
President | PMI Singapore Chapter
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