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April Temecula Breakfast: How are Programs really different from Projects, Discussion on managing both by a PgMP

April 20, 2019
9:00 AM PDT to 10:30 PM PDT
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Residence Inn by Marriott Murrieta
25407 Madison Ave
Murrieta, CA 92562

Presentation Title: How are Programs really different from Projects, Discussion on managing both by a PgMP

Presented by Greta Blash, PgMP,  PMP, PMI-ACP, PMI-PBA

PMI Talent Triangle Competency: 1 PDU in Technical Project Management

Presentation Abstract:

 This presentation will explore the differences between a program and project beyond the definition of a program that “provides benefits and control not available by managing program components individually”

  • Strategic alignment
  • Benefit realization
  • Governance
  • Stakeholders
  • Project components
  • Program life cycle


Speaker Biography:

Greta Blash has extensive experience as an executive and consulting IT professional, both domestically and internationally. Her areas of experience include program management, project management, agile/adaptive development, and business analysis.

In addition to her PMP certification, she also holds an agile certification (PMI-ACP) and business analysis (PMI-PBA) certification, and most recently the program management (PgMP) certification from Project Management Institute (PMI).

Greta has taught project management, business analysis and agile essential and certification courses worldwide for the last ten years.

She has been recognized as a SME for the Business Analysis Standard and new Benefits Realization Practice Guide from PMI, and a reviewer of PMBOK Guide 6th edition, the Program Management Guide 4th edition.


8:45-9:15 AM Check-In
9:00-9:45 Breakfast
9:00-9:15 Meeting Deck
9:15-9:20 Break & Speaker Presentation Setup
9:20-10:25 Speaker Presentation
10:25-10:30 Wrap-Up


$20.00 Member Tickets (Includes Breakfast)

$15.00 Member Ticket (Presentation Only)

$25.00 Guest Ticket (Includes Breakfast)

$20.00 Guest Ticket (Presentation Only)