Case Study: Agile Techniques in 20th Century Enterprise IT Development
Eric H. Carlson
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Monthly Quantico Outreach Lunchtime Toolkit Session; First Wednesday every month.
About The Event
A case study of early Agile techniques for program management: Challenges in Development and Fielding of the Tactical Combat Operations (TCO) system 1992-1995.
11905 Bowman Drive Suite 502
Fredericksburg, VA, 22031
Bring your own brownbag lunch.
Effective communication, in general: audience, media / message, attention vs. "noise", etc.Sociological
Managing diverse teams: effects of culture, generation, gender, etc., on management / communication needs
Specific tips and techniques in the use of PM tools (SW, other)
Industry / SectorGovernment
Federal, state, local or tribal government entities / Contractor for such entitiesI.T.
Information Technology, including organizations that utilize Agile development methodologies
About the Speakers
Eric H. Carlson
Eric Carlson is a retired U.S. Marine infantry officer who has been a PMP since 2004. He has served as Director of Operations for the U.S. Marine Corps University and Chief of Plans for a Marine Division. Since retirement in 2003 he has served as a project manager, program manager, and branch director for Titan Corporation and L-3 Communications specializing in Defense acquisition and logistics in support of the U.S. Marine Corps. He leads senior leadership development programs for national-level incident management teams and wildland firefighters, with an emphasis on leading and managing high-risk projects in violent and uncertain environments.
Eric holds a Master of Military Studies degree from Marine Corps University, and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and History from Upsala College.
About the Quantico Outreach Meetings
PMIWDC's Quantico Outreach is a cooperative effort between PMIWDC and PMICVC chapters to provide a PMI presence and learning opportunities for project managers in and around the Quantico VA area -- half-way between Washington DC and Richmond VA. Established in 2006, the Quantico Outreach has been sponsored cooperatively by Marine Corps Systems Command, then L-3 Communications, and now by SimVentions in the interest of developing project managers better equipped to lead within the culture of the U.S. Marine Corps. Quantico Outreach brown-bag luncheons are free and open to the public, but pre-registration is required for all programs. Seating is limited. Project Management Toolkit Sessions are held on the first Wednesday of each month in a conference room at SimVentions located at: 11905 Bowman Dr #502, Fredericksburg, VA 22408 phone: (540) 372-7727. Coordinators are Dr. Ron Say of SimVentions and Mr. Eric Carlson of II Corps Consultants, Inc.