Palm Springs 1.5 PDU Dinner Meeting 5/16

Palm Springs 1.5 PDU Dinner Meeting 5/16

Risk & Opportunity Management by the Numbers

May 16, 2017
6:00 PM PDT to 8:30 PM PDT

Blue Coyote Grill
445 N Palm Canyon Dr
Palm Springs, CA 92262

Presentation Title: Risk & Opportunity Management by the Numbers

Presented by: Alison Merino

PDU Category: Risk & Opportunity Management by the Numbers


We will introduce how and when to document the risks and opportunities of a project, how to perform qualitative and quantitative risk and opportunity analysis, and how to manage R & O as a vital part of project management.


 Speaker Biography:

Alison Merino is a Software Project Manager, experienced in using both Waterfall and Agile software development methods. She started her career as a software engineer, and in her subsequent 17 years at Raytheon, she and her teams produced security systems, anti-tamper, RADAR systems, and other technology. She has worked all phases of project lifecycle, from proposals through development, sell-off and delivery. She has certifications in Project Management, Earned Value, and Agile, and is an acknowledged expert in using Agile with Earned Value.

Alison has recently returned from a 3-year sabbatical traveling the world, primarily in South America. She lives in the mountain town of Big Bear Lake, California, where she is a part time ski instructor during the winter.


  • 6:00-6:30 Check-In / Networking
  • 6:30-7:15 Dinner
  • 7:00-7:15 Dinner Meeting Deck
  • 7:15-7:20 Break & Speaker Presentation Setup
  • 7:20-8:20 Speaker Presentation
  • 8:20-8:30 Wrap-Up
  • 8:30-9:00 Networking


$30.00 Member Ticket (Includes Dinner)

$35.00 Non-Member (Includes Dinner)

$15.00 Member Ticket (Presentation Only)

$15.00 Non-Member (Presentation Only)

Event Properties

Event Date 05-16-2017 6:00 pm
Event End Date 05-16-2017 8:30 pm
Individual Price $35.00

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