Digital Transformation through Agility, Innovation and Project Management
Delivering increased customer value is at the heart of every company’s digital transformation strategy. To win in the digital marketplace with converging technologies in the areas of content, computing, and communications, there is a need for “innovation” and “agility.” This presentation will outline how embracing agile as a mind-set is important to drive innovation, and how project managers can lead this effort through prioritized customer value and continuous risk assessment leading to an effective time-to-market metric.
To be successful in this digital age, organizations need to inspire the employees to be innovative and build a culture that facilitates quick decisions Speed-to-market solutions. This presentation will start with a review of global digital landscape and discuss the digital strategies used by some large technology companies. A brief overview of Agile and DevOps will be done to highlight how they accelerate and optimize software and project delivery. Emerging new technologies of AI, IoT and Blockchain will be described. The presentation will outline how these new technologies are impacting Project Management and how PMs can contribute to accelerating digital transformation. Case studies and social media clips will be used to emphasize the impact. The presentation will use digital Polls to engage the attendees.
About the Speaker
Shobhna Raghupathy MS, PMP®, CSM®, SAFe Agilist
Shobhna Raghupathy MS, PMP®, CSM®, SAFe Agilist is a Global Presenter & Project Portfolio Management consultant. She has extensive experience in managing enterprise-wide technical and strategic projects in Telecommunications, Healthcare, Finance and Consulting. Shobhna is a recognized speaker at PMI Global Congresses and Leadership Institute Meetings and invited presenter at PMI Chapter PDDs and Symposia.
She is a proven leader with a successful track record in collaborative teamwork with global teams & project execution. Shobhna has worked closely with senior executives to develop comprehensive business case and provide executive level project dashboards and presentations. She has implemented technical & strategic projects using Waterfall / Agile methodologies and has engaged in Digital Transformation efforts.
As an architect of the Marketing program for PMI Atlanta, she served two terms as Vice President. At PMI global, she launched the Ethics Community of Practice(CoP). As an Ethics SME at PMI Ethics MAG, she was a team member responsible for creating PMI EDMF (Ethical Decision Making Framework). Also, she served on the PMI Board Ethics Review Committee(ERC) for a term of three years. She is currently serving on the PMI Professional Awards team at the global level.
Shobhna is a recognized presenter at PMI/Non-PMI events for the past decade. She holds master’s degree in computer science and is also a 2008 graduate of PMI Leadership Institute Master Class.
Thursday, October 8, 2020, 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Virtual via Zoom. Once you register, you will be emailed a link to register for the Zoom meeting.
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Free for Chapter members and Non-Chapter members
Noon, October 7th, 2020
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|Event Date||10-08-2020 11:30 am|
|Event End Date||10-08-2020 1:00 pm|
|Cut off date||10-07-2020 3:00 pm|
|No. of Technical PDUs||1|