2018 NetPoint Conference ARCHIVE

Come see what’s next in the world of planning and scheduling!

March 1 – 2, 2018 | JW Marriot Austin – Austin, TX

The Conference Offers

NetPoint Training • Case Studies • Technical Tracks

Whether you are new to NetPoint, exploring new planning options, or already a NetPoint guru, join us in Austin for case studies and technical sessions that promise to hit home.

Join us to see the groundbreaking GPM approach to solving the most persistent CPM problems. You will gain ready-to-use PM skills and broad planning insights in case studies and technical sessions. This conference also offers the once-a-year opportunity to train and network with leading practitioners and NetPoint developers.

Keynote Address
Dr. Gui Ponce de Leon, one of our nation’s foremost planning and scheduling experts, will dive into the latest refinements in his powerful collaborative planning tool, NetPoint. Pushing the scheduling envelope to support improvements in project management is realized through new NetPoint algorithms and applications delineated by Dr. Gui in his keynote address and demonstrated through case studies from NetPoint users.

Case Studies
Subject matter experts will present practical yet cutting-edge solutions in case studies for project management. Industry-recognized thought leaders will also challenge some generally accepted practices and offer a framework and direction to move the industry forward in the coming years.

Get PDU’s in NetPoint Training & Learn how to:

  • Get the most from new features
  • Leverage GPM & NetPoint differences
  • Analyze schedule metrics with Schedule MD
  • Present schedules that people actually understand, want to read, and gain plan buy-in

Registration Details

Conference registration includes one admission to all conference events for one person and admission to the Thursday evening conference reception at the JW Marriott for a guest.

University students and professors are eligible for admission at a discounted rate. Please contact us before registering to acquire the discount code.

Need help getting approval from your organization to attend?

Download our Support Letter.

Have an interesting use for NetPoint or GPM?

We are always looking for great ideas! Submit an abstract before November 3, 2017, for consideration. Abstract submission details here.

We will notify those selected to present by Nov. 17, 2017. Conference registration refunds will be issued upon receipt of a signed speaker agreement.

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Schedule of Events

Schedule subject to change.

Day 1
March 1, 2018

9:00-10:00 Registration (Coffee provided)
10:00-12:00 NetPoint Training
90 Min. Lunch provided
1:30-3:30 NetPoint Training
5:00-8:00 Conference Reception

Day 2
March 2, 2018

7:00-8:00 Registration (Coffee provided)
8:00-8:50 Keynote Address by Dr. Gui Ponce de Leon
9:00-12:00 Case Studies & Technical Tracks
90 Min. Lunch provided
1:30-3:45 Case Studies & Technical Tracks
3:45-4:00 Closing Remarks

CPM Conference

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.

Keynote Presentation

Download the 2017 Conference Keynote

In this keynote, Dr. Gui unveils how Schedule MD™ and NetPoint® provide planners an algorithmic solution to the weather planning problem. View Publication Page


Are you a beginner and need more basic training?

Contact our training team to brush up on your NetPoint skills.
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