Upcoming Events Schedule

Date Event Description Event Type Location
9/6/17
5:30 - 7:30 PM EST
Boston PPM Community Meeting Do you use Microsoft Project to manage your portfolio and projects? Are you interested in learning tips and tricks, hearing from other local professionals that use Microsoft Project on a daily basis? If so come join us, we meet monthly. Our meetings feature an interactive presentation and discussion with experts in the PPM industry, followed by an opportunity to network with your peers. The Topic for the September Meeting is: Facilitated Discussion – Bring Your Project Challenges. Meeting Constant Contact 1601 Trapelo Road, Waltham, MA 02451
9/14/17
12 PM EST
Task Management at its Simplest: Project Online and Planner the Best of Both Worlds Let the experts at PPM Works show you how to make Task Management easy! Planner and Project Online are two of the easiest to use project management Office 365 apps. Our experts will walk you through real-world task and project management scenarios that will resonate with everyone. A highlight of this informative webinar is the Planner to Project Online integration. Webinar Online
9/18/17
12 PM EST
Power BI Dashboard in a Day Webinar If you ever wanted to learn about Power BI then this is the webinar for you. Join the experts at PPM Works and together we will dive into how to bring your data to life by building real-time dashboards and reports.  You will walk away from this session with all the necessary knowledge of the Power BI business analytics tools. You will be able to analyze data and share valuable insights.  Regardless of your experience level this workshop will have something for you. Webinar Online
9/22/17 - 9/23/17
All Day
PMI Mass Bay Professional Development Day 2017 Please join PPM Works at the Project Management Institute (PMI) Mass Bay Chapter’s Annual Professional Development Day. The topics of this years sessions will be “Advancing Project, Program and Portfolio Management.” It should be an excellent learning opportunity. We look forward to seeing you there.  Professional Development Day Four Points
1125 Boston-Providence Turnpike
Norwood, MA 02062
9/25/17-9/29/17
All Day
Microsoft Ignite Plan to meet with us for a laugh and some great sessions at the Ignite Conference in Orlando, FL. We look forward to seeing you at this hands-on learning, industry insights, and direct access to product experts event—all in one great place. Conference Orange County Convention Center
9/25/17 - 9/28/17
All Day
PMI Minnesota 2017 Professional Development Days (PDD) This PDD brings together more than 50+ information packed sessions, 1000+ attendees, and 40+ corporate participants. There will be PMP Certification Prep Courses, Symposium Days and Industry Specific Project Management Sessions. It should be a great learning experience for all. Professional Development Day St. Paul River Centre
175 West Kellogg Boulevard
Saint Paul, MN 55102
9/28/17
12 PM EST
Microsoft’s Complete Work Management Solution: Do You Know What to Use When? We are seeing so many time-saving Microsoft tools and functionality that the overlap can start to get confusing. It can be difficult to decide what technology each group in your organization should use. Let the experts at PPM Works walk you through real-world scenarios highlighting work management with Office365 groups, SharePoint Teams, Planner, and Project Online. Join us for this demystifying session and walk away with your PPM organizational roadmap. Webinar Online
10/4/17
5:30 - 7:30 PM EST
Boston PPM Community Meeting Do you use Microsoft Project to manage your portfolio and projects? Are you interested in learning tips and tricks, hearing from other local professionals that use Microsoft Project on a daily basis? If so come join us, we meet monthly. Our meetings feature an interactive presentation and discussion with experts in the PPM industry, followed by an opportunity to network with your peers. The Topic for the October Meeting is: Portfolio Management Made Easy – What Project Managers Need to Know About Portfolio Management Meeting Constant Contact 1601 Trapelo Road, Waltham, MA 02451
10/12/17
12 PM EST
The Scheduling Formula: Understanding Task Types Why does Microsoft Project keep recalculating my Work, Duration or Units? If you have ever felt frustration when updating projects you are not alone and this webinar is for you. Let the experts at PPM Works take you on a deep dive into Task Types to unlock the secrets of Microsoft Project calculations. Understand the scheduling formula and learn what to expect when adjusting one variable. Learn how Effort Driven also impacts the scheduling engine of Microsoft Project. Webinar Online
10/16/17 - 10/19/17
All Day
Project Summit Business Analyst World – Boston 2017 Please join us at Project Summit*Business Analyst World Boston, this conference was designed to create circumstances that deliver breakthrough skill-set learning situations. Whether it’s through recognized experts and innovators in the fields of Project Management and Business Analysis or peer-to-peer casual conversations, the learning process will be natural and, often neglected, fun! PPM Works co-founder Jacques Goupil will be presenting sessions on both October 16th & 17th, you don’t want to miss them! Conference Boston Marriott Burlington Hotel
1 Burlington Mall Rd.
Burlington, MA 02457
10/26/17
8 - 9:30 AM EST
Dashboard in a Day Workshop (Boston, MA) PPM Works, in collaboration with Microsoft, bring you Power BI Dashboard in a Day Workshop. This immersive and hands-on workshop is designed to accelerate your Power BI skills with a comprehensive training program in a single day. Together we will dive into how to bring your data to life by building real-time dashboards and reports. You will walk away with all the necessary knowledge of the Power BI business analytics tools to analyze data and share valuable insights. Regardless of your experience level this workshop will have something for you. Workshop Microsoft Technology Center Cambridge
1 Memorial Dr.
Cambridge, MA 02142
10/26/17
12 PM EST
KPI Reporting in Project Online In this informative session we will show you how to unleash the power of Excel Services to create real- time reports enabling you to visualize your data. Create a connection to your OData feed, import the data in to Excel as a Table or PivotTable report and begin visualizing KPIs. Get started right away in creating new reports that will help your whole organization. Webinar Online
11/1/17
5:30 - 7:30 PM EST
Boston PPM Community Meeting Do you use Microsoft Project to manage your portfolio and projects? Are you interested in learning tips and tricks, hearing from other local professionals that use Microsoft Project on a daily basis? If so come join us, we meet monthly. Our meetings feature an interactive presentation and discussion with experts in the PPM industry, followed by an opportunity to network with your peers. Meeting Constant Contact 1601 Trapelo Road, Waltham, MA 02451
11/9/17
12 PM EST
The Ins and Outs of Resource Management: From Top Down Planner to Individual Management This webinar includes the information you need to know about Work, Material, Cost, and Budget Resources, as well as creating and applying custom resource calendars, cost rate tables and adjusting assignment units.  Learn the difference between Maximum Units, Assignment Units and Peak Units and best practices in adjusting units. Webinar Online
12/7/17
12 PM EST
Creating Custom Dashboards in Project Professional 2016 Learn how to create custom dashboards and reports in Project Pro 2016, while also learning how to prepare and optimize the project plan to maximize the report outputs. This webinar will focus on editing existing reports, creating new custom reports and dashboards and understanding how to interpret the data. You will also learn how to leverage the Organizer to share reports with all of your team members. Webinar Online
1/11/18
12 PM EST
Create Custom Tables and Views in Project Professional Did you know there are eleven new filters in Project Professional 2013 and 2016? Join PPM Works experts as we show you how to create custom tables and views in Project Professional and utilize the new filters to quickly optimize Project views. You will learn how to leverage the Organizer to copy table and views to other projects or share them with others on your team. Webinar Online
1/25/18
12 PM EST
Best Practices for SharePoint Project Site Template Development We will show you how to advance project collaboration within your organization by expanding upon the standard Project Online/OnPrem SharePoint Project Site Template. Learn all the Best Practices of using SharePoint in your company from the experts at PPM Works. Webinar Online

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