FuturePMO is a one-day unique, fun, informative, inspiring and friendly PMO Conference that is designed to push the boundaries of your PMO thinking, to look towards the future.
The PMO event is attended by PMO Practitioners at all levels and it brings together leading experts from across industry to share their PMO knowledge, experience, challenges and solutions.
FuturePMO carefully balances serious PMO talk with a hefty dose of fun. So if our Back to the Future or Sci-Fi themes weren’t black tie enough for you, maybe join us for our very Special Agent FuturePMO in 2019.
Why should you attend FuturePMO
Spending time with your PMO peers is always valuable. Spending that time in an environment tailored to the challenges and opportunities you not only face today, but tomorrow; will enable both your personal development and that of your PMO. You will return to your day job focused on your PMO future, empowered with tools and techniques, and passionate about your journey.
Steve Leybourne - Professor at Boston University
Bobby Binns - Global Head of PMO
Alan Chambers MBE - former Royal Marine and author of Lead Yourself To Success
Andy Murray - partner at RSM UK Consulting LLP, Chartered Director and Management Consultant
Ellen Jarrett - Head of PMO
Ben Brownlee - Programme Assurance Director at BBC
James McMillan - Founder of and Chief Officer at Audeo Fortis
Henrik Sonnenberg - partner at Implement Consulting Group
Americo Pinto - Chair at PMO Global Alliance
Florian Bay - District Director (CEO) at Toastmasters International in UK South
Gilbert Silvius - Academic Lecturer, Researcher and Author
Alan Jackson - Lead Programme Manager
Emma-Ruth Arnaz-Pemberton - Director of Consulting Services at Wellingtone
Baz Khinda - Senior Microsoft PPM Consultant and Director at Wellingtone
Paulo Finuras, Ph.D - Associate Professor at ISG-Lisbon Business & Economics School and an Executive Director at PF Lda
Marisa Silva - Secretary of the APM PMO SIG, a Senior Consultant at Wellingtone, Programs Director at Project Managers Without Borders and author of Bedtime Stories for Project Managers.
Vince Hines - Managing Director at Wellingtone, accredited APM Trainer and a Microsoft Technology Specialist
Wednesday, October 16:
19:00 - PMO Networking, Drinks & Canapes
Thursday, October 17:
09:15 - Welcome, Vince Hines, Wellintone
09:30 - "Bricolage and Improvisation within Contemporary Project Management", Steve Leybourne, Boston University
10:10 - Americo Pinto, PMO Global Alliance
10:40 - 20 Minute Break
11:00 - Workshops
"Half Double - An Enterpreneurial Approach to Agile Projects", Henrik Sonnenberg, Implement Consulting Group (Workshop Room: Moore - The Future)
"Public Speaking Demystified", Florian Bay, Toastmasters Internationals (Workshop Room: Craig - Personal Development)
"PMO Assurance of Major Projects", Ben Brownlee, BBC (Workshop Room: Connery - PMO Journey)
"PMO from zero to...?", Alan Jackson, LLWR (Workshop Room: Dalton - Winners)
"Showcase of Microsoft PPM, the Tool of the Future PMO", Baz Khinda, Wellingtone (Workshop Room: Microsoft Clinic)
"Future Maturity (P3M3) or Five Generation Workplace", Andy Murray, RSM UK (Workshop Room: Moore - The Future)
"Wellingtone PMO Academy - Your Personilised Journey", Marisa Silva & Emma-Ruth Arnaz-Pemberton, Wellingtone (Workshop Room: Craig - Personal Development)
Speaker to be Announced (Workshop Room: Connery - PMO Journey)
"Putting the Pea in PMO", Ellen Jarrett, Ella's Kitchen (Workshop Room: Dalton - Winners)
"PMO Analytics with Power BI" (Workshop Room: Microsoft Clinic)
12:20 - Lunch & Networking
Best PMO in Asia Pacific, PMOGA Finalist
Best PMO in Europe, PMOGA Finalist
Best PMO in Africa, PMOGA Finalist
Best PMO in Americas, PMOGA Finalist
"Taking Responisbility? The Role of PMOs in Relising a Sustainable Society", Gilbert Silvius, LOI University of Applied Sciences
"Cultures, Trust and PMOs", Paulo Finuras, Lisbon Business & Economics School
"The People Side of PMO", James McMillan, Audeo Fortis
"Programme PMO Leads – the Programme Manager’s COO", Bobby Binns, Dyson
"Practical Resource Management with Project Online", Wellingtone
14:50 - 20 Minute Break
15:10 - Keynote Speaker: Alan Chambers MBE
15:50 - "Food for Thought", Vince Hines, Wellingtone
16:20 - Networking and Drinks Reception
17:30 - Close
About the Organizer
FuturePMO is owned, managed and staffed by WellingtonePPM.
They are a leading Project & Portfolio Management (PPM) consultancy, working with clients across the UK and internationally with offices in Windsor, United Kingdom, Dublin, Ireland and Madrid, Spain.
They are the only organisation that is both a Microsoft Gold Partner with the PPM Specialisation as well as an APM Accredited Training Provider. They are also an exclusive Partner of the PMO Global Alliance and PMO Value Ring. Their clients range from global organisations to SMEs across most verticals.