Creating and Sustaining an Effective PMO: Challenges and Lessons Learned

Wednesday, October 19 | 3:30PM–4:20PM | Meeting Room 103A
Session Type: E11
How did six diverse institutions introduce a formalized project management methodology or Project Management Office? What approach did each take to changing its institutional culture? How did they define their services and set expectations? What were their successes, challenges, and key lessons learned? This panel presentation will appeal to institutions that are considering implementing or have recently implemented formalized project management.


  • Kelley Anderson

    Sr. Project Manager, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Jane Bachand

    Computer Manager, University of Connecticut
  • Robyn Betts

  • Dwayne Cable

  • Alison Cruess

    Director for Communications & Training and Proj. Director for Commission on Diversity & Inclusion , University of North Florida
  • Phil Neufeld

    Executive Director, Information Technology, Fresno Unified School District

Resources & Downloads