Conference Speakers

Dr. Edward Hoffman

Keynote Speaker - The Smart Mission: NASA’s Lessons for Managing Knowledge, People, and Projects; #2 The Future of Work – How the Most Successful Organizations Create Cultures of Growth

Alan Mallory

Closing Keynote Speaker - Project Everest

Dr. Adam Simpson

Head of PMO and Special Advisor at UN Women - Foreign Aid Flows: Strengthening PM standards and capacities in Development Projects

Matt Drown, PEng

Sr. Project Manager, Site-C, BC Hydro - Developing and implementing procurement strategies with Indigenous Peoples

Mehran Jamshidi

Department Head, Department of Project Management - Vancouver Community College (VCC) - My Past Could Be the Future of Many

Nicholas Cheung

Marketing and Communication Manager at Project Management Volunteers (PMV) - Empowering Mindful Change

Becky Querido

Partner, Consultant & Coach, Querida Collective - Responding to Turbulence: Surviving and Thriving in Today's Workplace

John Rauser

Director of Engineering at Cisco Secure - Planning with Probabilities: Risk, Randomness and the Future of Project Management

Sunny Dhillon

Develop4Agility Consulting & UBC Agile Instructor - Kanban is Reshaping the Future of Project Management

OD Krieg

Chief Technology Officer at Intelligent City - The Productization of Housing and the Industrialization of Construction

Jennifer Fraser

Executive Project Director, Highway Reinstatement Program, Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure - The project management approach to rebuilding Highway 5 (Coquihalla) after catastrophic damage

Maike Schimpf

Former Highway 5 Corridor Director, Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure - The project management approach to rebuilding Highway 5 (Coquihalla) after catastrophic damage

Dr. Blaize Horner Reich

RBC Professor of Technology and Innovation, Beedie School of Business, Simon Fraser University - Beyond Agile: Working in a Hybrid World

Dr. Andrew Gemino

Beedie Professor of Management Information Systems, and Associate Dean, Graduate Programs in the Beedie School of Business at Simon Fraser University - Beyond Agile: Working in a Hybrid World

Building Senior Project Management Capacity and Capability: What industry needs and wants.

Panel Discussion

Dr. Eamonn O'Laocha

Principal Investigator Douglas Applied Research and Education

Ruairi Spilane

Founder of Outpost Recruitment

Terry Roberts

Canadian lead for PMI

Nicole Jenkins

National Director, Project Delivery Services for BGIS

Keith Waiz

Director, Lines & Interconnections Projects, BC Hydro

Andrew Day

Director, Primary Care, Vancouver & Richmond at Vancouver Coastal Health