This conference is perfect for all planners, project managers, and owners. Whether you are new to exploring intuitive NetPoint planning options or are already a NetPoint guru, the case studies and technical sessions promise to hit home.
Network with owners, engineers, and contractors and gain insight into how the latest technology in planning and scheduling is being utilized in industries including oil and gas, infrastructure, pharmaceuticals, buildings, and entertainment and amusement parks. Get training from experts in planning and scheduling and earn PDUs to maintain your credentials, all while taking in the sights and sounds of the Music City.
Dr. Gui Ponce de Leon, PE, PMP, LEED AP will address one of scheduling’s toughest challenges: creating a workable schedule that algorithmically incorporates weather’s potential impact. He unveils a new weather planning method in NetPoint’s one-of-a-kind weather analysis feature that harnesses available data from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration station databases.
Case Studies & Scheduling Innovation
Subject matter experts will present project case studies, and industry-recognized thought leaders will challenge generally accepted practices and offer a framework and direction for our industry in the coming years. 2016 Conference presentations here.
Leveraging NetPoint for Planning, Coordination & Analysis on the Harvard Allston Science Program
Chad Rowland with Brian Chase of Turner Construction
Keeping a Complex Program Start-up Under Control
Tim Mather, PMP with Dan Molnar of Shire
The Miracle on Second Ave: Less is More for the Second Avenue Subway
Bruce Stephan, JD, PE, PMP
Successful Interactive Planning Sessions & Efficient Transition Between NetPoint and P6
Dennis Lucey III
Removing the Early-Dates Bias in CPM Risk Analysis
Vivek Puri, PhD, PMP, EIT
How to Produce a Convincing Schedule Delay Analysis
Gary Jentzen, JD, PE, LEED AP and Don Fredlund, PMP
Using NetPoint to Weatherproof Your Schedule
Seve Ponce de Leon and Sergio Ponce de Leon
Get in-depth NetPoint training directly from developers and expert scheduling professionals. Learn about NetPoint’s newest features along with planning and scheduling best practices.
A few of this year’s training topics:
|8:00-9:00||Registration (Coffee provided)|
|11:00-12:00||Schedule Reliability: Overview of Schedule IQ|
|90 Min.||Lunch provided|
|1:30-2:15||Removing the Early-Dates Bias in CPM Risk Analysis|
|2:30-4:00||How to Produce a Convincing Schedule Delay Analysis|
|7:30-8:00||Registration (Coffee provided)|
|8:00-8:50||Keynote Address – Automate This: Solving the Weather Conundrum|
|9:00-9:45||Using NetPoint to Weather Proof Your Schedule|
|9:55-10:25||University of Michigan Research Case Study: Investigating the Applications of NetPoint for Level 3 Schedules|
|30 Min.||Snack Break|
|10:55-11:40:||Successful Interactive Planning Sessions & Efficient Transition Between NetPoint and P6|
|11:50-12:35||Leveraging NetPoint for Planning, Coordination & Analysis on the Harvard Allston Science Program|
|90 Min.||Lunch provided|
|2:00-2:45||Keeping a Complex Program Start-up Under Control|
|2:55-3:40||The Miracle on Second Ave: Less is More for the Second Avenue Subway|
*Ticket includes entrance to all conference events for one person.
*Ticket includes entrance to all conference events for one person and admission to the Thursday evening reception for your guest.
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Tickets are nonrefundable but are transferable.
Renaissance Nashville Marriott
There is no discounted room block available.
611 Commerce St
Nashville, TN 37203
See NetPoint in Action!
Learn about NetPoint’s wide array of applications through a diverse compilation of actual projects and outcomes through one of last year’s presentations: NetPoint in Action. Available for download.
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Are you a beginner and need more basic training?
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