PMI Atlanta Chapter

PMI Atlanta Chapter - Joint Healthcare/Technology Forum - 191120

Joint Healthcare/Technology Forum - 191120

Agile Transformation in a Waterfall World

presented by Paul Varnedoe, North Highland Consulting

Join us for the Joint PMI Atlanta Healthcare and Technology Forum held at Philips Healthcare in Alpharetta. Take the opportunity to cross-networking among both forums attendees.  

Presentation Details

The PM role in an Agile Transformation:
• What happens to the PM role when a company moves to Agile?
• How do companies handle this change?
• What’s the role of leadership in this transformation?
• What is the action plan to minimize waste and maximize returns?


Paul Varnedoe is currently a Management Consultant at North Highland and is responsible for program management, process optimization, change management, and enterprise agile transformation.

In his previous role, Paul served as Principal at Macy's Technology responsible for agile transformation and delivery execution. Prior to Macy's, Paul was Vice President, Technology at Equifax where he managed multiple development teams focused on digital marketing and mobile solutions. Paul has also served in multiple IT and Product leadership positions in the airline, auto, telco, and e-commerce industries. Also, he spent seven years at the International Olympic Committee working with six organizing committees on four continents.

Paul earned a bachelor's degree in business from Georgia Tech. He is Certified Scrum Product Owner and SAFe Agilist and also served on the board of the TAG Product Management society. He volunteers his time to Habitat for Humanity and serves as an alumni mentor to Georgia Tech students. Paul and his wife Julia have three children and currently reside in Marietta, GA. Paul's hobbies include photography, sports, and travel.


Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Philips LogoWhere

Philips Healthcare, 13560 Morris Road, PHA University Room, Alpharetta, GA 30004


PMI Atlanta Member: $12.00, Early Bird Rate $10.00 through November 13th
Non-Member: $15.00, Early Bird Rate $13.00 through November 13th

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Meeting content, presenter, and location are subject to change. Refunds will not be made for changes in meeting content, presenters, or locations. 


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Event Properties

Event Date 11-20-2019 6:00 pm
Individual Price $15.00
Location Philips Healthcare
We are no longer accepting registration for this event

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