Seeing Project Management in Action on an Ongoing Project

January 08, 2019
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
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Zea's Rotisserie & Cafe (Lafayette)
235 Doucet Road
Lafayette, LA 70503
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PMI LAFAYETTE VENUE MEETING

5:30PM - 6:00PM Sign-In & Networking | 6:00PM - 7:00PM Meeting & Speaker


SEEING PROJECT MANAGEMENT IN ACTION ON AN ONGOING PROJECT

Observe how applying PMI's project management process aids in planning and execution of a new barge loading project

  • Take a look at the Salt Mining industry's history and see inside a real Salt Mine operation
  • See how a lack of planning and good project management skills can be disastrous
  • Observe how applying PMI's project management process aids in planning and execution of a new Barge Loading project

 


About Our Speaker:

RON PICKERING

     Bio
  • Engineering Manager (Compass Minerals)
    • Capital manager
    • Manage strategic plan
    • Major capital projects
    • Value stream mapping
    • Project management
    • Lean leadership
  • V.P. Engineering (Pittman Mine Services)
    • Manager of engineering
    • Project management installing new slopes and shafts into mines
  • V.P. Engineering (Lilly Group)
    • Strategic planning and execution
    • Project management, permitting, design and build new underground mine
    • Contract sales negotiations
    • Acquire coal and surface rights
    • Superintendent, Manage Engineering, Safety Manager
  • Senior Mine Engineer (Prairie State Generating Company Mine)
    • Manage engineering
    • Permitting, design and build new mine
    • Design and build slope and shafts
    • Manage inventory to feed power plant
    • Report to Board of Directors
  • Mine Engineer (Peabody Coal)
    • Mine engineer
    • Strategic planning
    • Designed, permitted and built three new mines
     Education
  • Architecture, construction, and mine engineering
     Certifications
  • Surveying, Mine Manager, Hoist's, Shafts, Mine Inspector, Damn Inspector, Storm Water, Smoke School, MSHA instructor, Lean Leadership, etc.

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Zea's Rotisserie & Bar - Attendeees can choose from a pre-selected limited menu


Professional Development Units (PDUs)

This meeting will count for 1.5 PDUs for PMI credential holders (Talent Triangle: Technical Project Management)

PDUs will be submitted for PMI Baton Rouge Chapter members / All other PMI credential holders responsible for self-reporting PDUs


For Questions or Additional Information:

Sally Johnson, MBA, PMP | (615) 319-0535 | sjohnsonpmi@gmail.com

Lawrence Villermin, MBA, PMP | (337) 852-0278 | bsme3@msn.com


 

Tickets

$30.00 Member Registration
$25.00 Earlybird rate before January 4

$35.00 Guest Registration
$30.00 Earlybird rate before January 4

$25.00 Board Member Registration

$25.00 Student Registration (photo ID required)
$20.00 Earlybird rate before January 4