Scott M. Graffius Speaks at In-Person and Online Events—Public and Private—Around the World



Scott M. Graffius delivers dynamic and engaging talks at in-person and online events in the United States and around the world. He delights audiences with presentations on technology leadership and project, program, portfolio, and PMO management inclusive of agile, waterfall, and hybrid approaches. Scott uses everyday language and vibrant custom visuals to make complex topics clear and understandable, and he provides audiences with information they can use. Check out his speaker reel (above).
For details on Scott's speaking engagements, click on the following links or scroll down the page. Note: This list is not exhaustive: it covers most but not all events. And it does not include any talks/in-service sessions delivered while a member of staff within respective organizations.



Details on Scott's Speaking Engagements

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Are You Realizing All the Benefits from Agile?

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  • Title: Are You Realizing All the Benefits from Agile?
  • Speaker: Scott M. Graffius
  • Organization: Scottish Summit 2021
  • Date: February 27, 2021
  • Location (if the event is virtual or involves multiple locations, where it is based from): Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Format: Virtual online
  • Audience: Those involved or interested in technology, inclusive of technical and business roles and areas of focus
  • Public/Private: Public event
  • CEU / PDU / SEU credit: Attendees may be eligible to receive continuing education unit (CEU) credit, equivalent to 0.75 hour. For reporting with the Project Management Institute (PMI), it's 0.75 professional development unit (PDU), under the Technical Project Management category. For reporting with the Scrum Alliance, it's 0.75 Scrum educational unit (SEU), under either the Learning category or the Events category. For reporting with other organizations, refer to their respective instructions.
  • Newsroom announcement from Exceptional PPM and PMO Solutions: (Coming soon)
  • Session listing from conference: (Coming soon)
  • Blog post(s): (Coming soon)
  • LinkedIn post(s): (Coming soon)
  • Twitter post(s): (Coming soon)
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.13140/RG.2.2.17273.90728
  • DOI link: dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.17273.90728
  • Hashtags: #Agile #Agility #Business #BusinessAgility #BusinessValue #CompetitiveAdvantage #Conference #Delivery #Development #DevOps #Innovation #InternationalSpeaker #IT #Microsoft #MicrosoftCommunity #MVP #OrganizationalAgility #Product #ProductDevelopment #ProjectManagement #Projects #ScottishSummit #ScottishSummit2021 #Scrum #Software #Speaker #Tech #TechConference #Technology #Tradecraft
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10 Ways to Score and Prioritize Project Proposals Based on Multiple Factors, Including Strategic Alignment

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  • Title: 10 Ways to Score and Prioritize Project Proposals Based on Multiple Factors, Including Strategic Alignment
  • Speaker: Scott M. Graffius
  • Organization: California Inland Empire Chapter of the Project Management Institute
  • Date: February 9, 2021
  • Location (if the event is virtual or involves multiple locations, where it is based from): Rancho Cucamonga, California, United States
  • Format: Virtual online
  • Audience: The session is designed to be of value to project, program, and portfolio managers; project, program, and portfolio management office staff; Center of Excellence staff; Scrum Masters, Product Owners, agile coaches, and other agile practitioners and staff; executives making decisions about organization strategy; functional managers; researchers; customers; and additional stakeholders
  • Public/Private: Public event
  • CEU / PDU / SEU credit: Attendees may be eligible to receive continuing education unit (CEU) credit, equivalent to 1.50 hours. For reporting with the Project Management Institute (PMI), it's 1.50 professional development units (PDUs), under the Strategic and Business Management category. For reporting with the Scrum Alliance, it's 1.50 Scrum educational units (SEUs), under either the Learning category or the Events category. For reporting with other organizations, refer to their respective instructions.
  • Newsroom announcement from Exceptional PPM and PMO Solutions: Here
  • Session listing from organization: Here
  • Blog post(s): Here
  • LinkedIn post(s): Here
  • Twitter post(s): Here
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.13140/RG.2.2.12488.14080
  • DOI link: dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.12488.14080
  • Hashtags: #agile #alignment #agilepmo #agileppm #business #businessvalue #epmo #innovation #leadership #pmo #ppm #professionaldevelopment #project #projectassessment #projectgovernance #projectmanagement #projectmanager #projectportfoliomanagement #projectproposal #publicspeaker #PMICIE #speaker #startup #strategicalignment #strategicfit #strategicobjectives #strategy #talk #technology #tradecraft
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Navigate the Phases of Team Development with Speed and Agility

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  • Title: Navigate the Phases of Team Development with Speed and Agility
  • Speaker: Scott M. Graffius
  • Organization: Netherlands Chapter of the Project Management Institute
  • Date: January 21, 2021
  • Location (if the event is virtual or involves multiple locations, where it is based from): Soest, Netherlands
  • Format: Virtual online
  • Audience: Members of the Netherlands Chapter of the Project Management Institute and guests; current and aspiring project, program, portfolio and PMO management professionals—inclusive of agile
  • Public/Private: Public event
  • CEU / PDU / SEU credit: Attendees may be eligible to receive continuing education unit (CEU) credit, equivalent to 1.00 hour. For reporting with the Project Management Institute (PMI), it's 1.00 professional development unit (PDU), under the Leadership category. For reporting with the Scrum Alliance, it's 1.00 Scrum educational unit (SEU), under either the Learning category or the Events category. For reporting with other organizations, refer to their respective instructions.
  • Newsroom announcement from Exceptional PPM and PMO Solutions: (Coming soon)
  • Session listing from organization: (Coming soon)
  • Blog post(s): (Coming soon)
  • LinkedIn post(s): (Coming soon)
  • Twitter post(s): (Coming soon)
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.13140/RG.2.2.20629.35045
  • DOI link: dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.20629.35045
  • Hashtags: #Agile #AgileProjectManagement #Agility #BusinessAgility #Career #Innovation #InternationalSpeaker #Leadership #LifeHacks #Netherlands #PhasesOfTeamDevelopment #PMI #PMIChapter #PMINLCH #ProfessionalDevelopment #Project #ProjectManagement #ProjectManager #PublicSpeaker #Skills #Speaker #Talk #Team #TeamDevelopment #TeamDynamics #TeamPerformance #Technology #TheProjectEconomy #VirtualEvent #Tradecraft
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Want Great UX? It Takes a Great Team!

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  • Title: Want Great UX? It Takes a Great Team!
  • Speaker: Scott M. Graffius
  • Organization: UX Healthcare Europe 2020 Conference
  • Date: December 10, 2020
  • Location (if the event is virtual or involves multiple locations, where it is based from): London, United Kingdom
  • Format: Virtual online
  • Audience: The conference will bring together a diverse group of clinicians, technologists, and thought leaders linked by a commitment to improve the health care experience
  • Public/Private: Public event
  • CEU / PDU / SEU credit: Attendees of this session may be eligible to receive continuing education unit (CEU) credit, equivalent to 0.75 hour. For reporting with the Project Management Institute (PMI), it's 0.75 professional development unit (PDU), under the Leadership category. For reporting with the Scrum Alliance, it's 0.75 Scrum educational unit (SEU), under either the Learning category or the Events category. For reporting with other organizations, refer to their respective instructions.
  • Newsroom announcement from Exceptional PPM and PMO Solutions: Here
  • Speaker profile on conference website: Here
  • Schedule listing on conference website: Here
  • Blog post(s): Here
  • LinkedIn post(s): Here
  • Twitter post(s): Here
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.13140/RG.2.2.13276.21121
  • DOI link: dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.13276.21121
  • Hashtags: #agile #AgileProjectManagement #CareerSkills #Design #DesignThinking #Entrepreneurs #HealthCare #HealthTech #innovation #InternationalSpeaker #KeynoteSpeaker #leadership #project #ProjectManagement #ProjectManager #PublicSpeaker #skill #speaker #talk #team #TeamDevelopment #TeamDynamics #TeamPerformance #Technologists #Technology #theprojecteconomy #upskill #UX #UXHealthCare #Tradecraft
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But First, the Team!

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  • Title: But First, the Team!
  • Speaker: Scott M. Graffius
  • Organization: Microsoft Azure Community Conference 2020
  • Date: November 25, 2020 India Standard Time
  • Location (if the event is virtual or involves multiple locations, where it is based from): Bangalore, India
  • Format: Virtual online
  • Audience: The conference is primarily aimed at Cloud and Web Developers working with open source and cloud native technologies on the Microsoft Stack
  • Public/Private: Public event
  • CEU / PDU / SEU credit: Attendees may be eligible to receive continuing education unit (CEU) credit, equivalent to 1.00 hour. For reporting with the Project Management Institute (PMI), it's 1.00 professional development unit (PDU), under the Leadership category. For reporting with the Scrum Alliance, it's 1.00 Scrum educational unit (SEU), under either the Learning category or the Events category. For reporting with other organizations, refer to their respective instructions.
  • Newsroom announcement from Exceptional PPM and PMO Solutions: Here
  • Speaker profile on conference website: Here
  • Schedule listing on conference website: Here
  • Blog post(s): Here
  • LinkedIn post(s): Here
  • Twitter post(s): Here, here, and here
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.13140/RG.2.2.25649.40808
  • DOI link: dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.25649.40808
  • Hashtags: #agile #AgileProjectManagement #AzConfDev #CareerSkills #innovation #InternationalSpeaker #KeynoteSpeaker #leadership #LifeHacks #Microsoft #ProfessionalDevelopment #project #ProjectManagement #ProjectManager #PublicSpeaker #skill #speaker #talk #team #TeamDevelopment #TeamPerformance #technology #theprojecteconomy #upskill #Cloud #Web #MicrosoftStack #Azure #Tradecraft
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Gamification of Agile

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  • Title: Gamification of Agile
  • Speaker: Scott M. Graffius
  • Organization: (Private event—confidential)
  • Date: July 8, 2020
  • Location (if the event is virtual or involves multiple locations, where it is based from): San Francisco, California, United States
  • Format: Hybrid—in-person and virtual online
  • Audience: Scrum Masters and Agile Center of Excellence (CoE) staff including Agile Coaches
  • Public/Private: Private event
  • CEU / PDU / SEU credit: Attendees may be eligible to receive continuing education unit (CEU) credit, equivalent to 1.50 hours. For reporting with the Project Management Institute (PMI), it's 1.50 professional development units (PDUs), under the Technical Project Management category. For reporting with the Scrum Alliance, it's 1.50 Scrum educational units (SEUs), under either the Learning category or the Events category. For reporting with other organizations, refer to their respective instructions.
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.13140/RG.2.2.33435.90405
  • DOI link: dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.33435.90405
  • Hashtags: #gamify #gamification #gamifyagile #gamificationofagile #agile #projectmanagement #agileprojectmanagement #agility #businessagility #organizationalagility #outcome #outcomefocused #results #resultsfocused #change #enablingchange #changemanagement #mindset #agilemindset #experimentation #continuousimprovement #visualize #performance #points #badges #retrospective #retrospectivegamification #game #gamemechanics #tradecraft
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IT and Project Leadership in a Risky World

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  • Title: IT and Project Leadership in a Risky World
  • Speaker: Scott M. Graffius
  • Organization: (Private event—confidential)
  • Date: June 11, 2020
  • Location (if the event is virtual or involves multiple locations, where it is based from): Paris, France
  • Format: Hybrid—in-person and virtual online
  • Audience: Information Technology managers and project management practitioners
  • Public/Private: Private event
  • CEU / PDU / SEU credit: Attendees may be eligible to receive continuing education unit (CEU) credit, equivalent to 2.00 hours. For reporting with the Project Management Institute (PMI), it's 2.00 professional development units (PDUs), under the Leadership category. For reporting with the Scrum Alliance, it's 2.00 Scrum educational units (SEUs), under either the Learning category or the Events category. For reporting with other organizations, refer to their respective instructions.
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.13140/RG.2.2.32040.60164
  • DOI link: dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.32040.60164
  • Hashtags: #risk #riskmanagement #projectrisks #projectriskmanagement #IT #informationtechnology #tech #technology #leadership #operationalriskmanagement #integratedriskmanagement #project #projectmanagement #PMO #businessrisk #governance #operationalexposures #tactical #tacticalexposures #enterprise #enterpriserisks #compliance #legal #business #continuity #businesscontinuity #security #informationsecurity #itandprojectleadershipinariskyworld #tradecraft
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Getting (More) Benefits from Agile

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  • Title: Getting (More) Benefits from Agile
  • Speaker: Scott M. Graffius
  • Organization: Los Angeles Chapter of the Project Management Institute
  • Date: June 3, 2020
  • Location (if the event is virtual or involves multiple locations, where it is based from): Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Format: Virtual online
  • Audience: Members of the Los Angeles Chapter of the Project Management Institute, and guests interested in the topic
  • Public/Private: Public event
  • CEU / PDU / SEU credit: Attendees may be eligible to receive continuing education unit (CEU) credit, equivalent to 1.50 hours. For reporting with the Project Management Institute (PMI), it's 1.50 professional development units (PDUs), under the Technical Project Management category. For reporting with the Scrum Alliance, it's 1.50 Scrum educational unit (SEU), under either the Learning category or the Events category. For reporting with other organizations, refer to their respective instructions.
  • Newsroom announcement from Exceptional PPM and PMO Solutions: Here
  • Session listing from organization: Here
  • Blog post(s): Here and here
  • LinkedIn post(s): Here and here
  • Twitter post(s): Here and here
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.13140/RG.2.2.33922.02249
  • DOI link: dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.33922.02249
  • Hashtags: #agile #agilecoach #agiletransformation #bestpractices #business #entrepreneurship #innovation #leadership #PMILA #product #productdevelopment #project #projectmanagement #projectmgmt #scrum #ScrumStory #product #development #productdevelopment #software #softwaredevelopment #softwaredevelopmentlifecycle #sdlc #talk #IT #informationtechnology #tech #technology #agilebenefits #tradecraft
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Organizational Agility in a VUCA World

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  • Title: Organizational Agility in a VUCA World
  • Speaker: Scott M. Graffius
  • Organization: (Private event—confidential)
  • Date: May 27, 2020
  • Location (if the event is virtual or involves multiple locations, where it is based from): Santa Monica, California, United States
  • Format: Virtual online
  • Audience: CxOs; project, program, portfolio, and PMO management staff
  • Public/Private: Private event
  • CEU / PDU / SEU credit: Attendees may be eligible to receive continuing education unit (CEU) credit, equivalent to 6.00 hours. For reporting with the Project Management Institute (PMI), it's 6.00 professional development units (PDUs), under the Technical Project Management category. For reporting with the Scrum Alliance, it's 6.00 Scrum educational units (SEUs), under either the Learning category or the Events category. For reporting with other organizations, refer to their respective instructions.
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.13140/RG.2.2.12899.37926
  • DOI link: dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.12899.37926
  • Hashtags: #agile #agility #business #businessagility #organizationalagility #VUCA #projectmanagement #programmanager #programmanagement #portfoliomanagement #leadership #culture #CxO #volatility #uncertainty #change #complexity #ambiguity #flexibility #adaptiveness #responsiveness #challenges #regulatory #unknowns #unstable #preparedness #information #data #organizationalagilityinavucaworld #tradecraft
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Make Your Teamwork Transparent (and Fun)

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  • Title: Make Your Teamwork Transparent (and Fun)
  • Speaker: Scott M. Graffius
  • Organization: (Private event—confidential)
  • Date: May 19, 2020
  • Location (if the event is virtual or involves multiple locations, where it is based from): London, United Kingdom
  • Format: Hybrid—in-person and virtual online
  • Audience: Project management practitioners
  • Public/Private: Private event
  • CEU / PDU / SEU credit: Attendees may be eligible to receive continuing education unit (CEU) credit, equivalent to 1.00 hour. For reporting with the Project Management Institute (PMI), it's 1.00 professional development unit (PDU), under the Technical Project Management category. For reporting with the Scrum Alliance, it's 1.00 Scrum educational unit (SEU), under either the Learning category or the Events category. For reporting with other organizations, refer to their respective instructions.
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.13140/RG.2.2.19551.89765
  • DOI link: dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.19551.89765
  • Hashtags: #project #projectmanager #projectmgr #projectmanagement #projectmgmt #transparent #transparency #team #teams #teamwork #projectteam #fun #performance #betterperformance #reporting #projectreporting #projectmanagementreporting #accountability #proactive #trust #transparencybuildstrust #transparencyenhancesteamwork #productivity #transparencyboostsproductivity #transparencyfostersrelationships #openness #teambuilding #teamdevelopment #communication #projectleadership #tradecraft
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Ensuring Delivery of Value Through IT Governance and Project Management

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  • Title: Ensuring Delivery of Value Through IT Governance and Project Management
  • Speaker: Scott M. Graffius
  • Organization: (Private event—confidential)
  • Date: May 15, 2020
  • Location (if the event is virtual or involves multiple locations, where it is based from): London, United Kingdom
  • Format: Hybrid—in-person and virtual online
  • Audience: IT executives, project management practitioners (inclusive of project, programme, portfolio, and PMO management staff) and internal audit staff
  • Public/Private: Private event
  • CEU / PDU / SEU credit: Attendees may be eligible to receive continuing education unit (CEU) credit, equivalent to 2.25 hours. For reporting with the Project Management Institute (PMI), it's 2.25 professional development units (PDUs), under the Strategic and Business Management category. For reporting with the Scrum Alliance, it's 2.25 Scrum educational units (SEUs), under either the Learning category or the Events category. For reporting with other organizations, refer to their respective instructions.
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.13140/RG.2.2.15672.16648
  • DOI link: dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.15672.16648
  • Hashtags: #business #value #businessvalue #IT #informationtechnology #tech #technology #governance #projectmanagement #projectmgmt #ITgovernance #processes #effective #efficient #enabling #goals #strategicobjectives #ITDG #ITdemandgovernance ITinvestments #ITSG #ITsupplysidegovernance #oversight #oversightprocess #compliance #compliant #strategicalignment #inservice #CTO #CIO #tradecraft
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Agile Scrum: An Overview (Originally) for the Board of Directors of an Entertainment Company

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  • Title: Agile Scrum: An Overview (Originally) for the Board of Directors of an Entertainment Company
  • Speaker: Scott M. Graffius
  • Organization: Project World | Business Analyst World Conference Toronto 2019
  • Date: May 28, 2019
  • Location (if the event is virtual or involves multiple locations, where it is based from): Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Format: In-person
  • Audience: Project management practitioners and others interested in the topic
  • Public/Private: Public event
  • CEU / PDU / SEU credit: Attendees may be eligible to receive continuing education unit (CEU) credit, equivalent to 1.00 hour. For reporting with the Project Management Institute (PMI), it's 1.00 professional development unit (PDU), under the Technical Project Management category. For reporting with the Scrum Alliance, it's 1.00 Scrum educational unit (SEU), under either the Learning category or the Events category. For reporting with other organizations, refer to their respective instructions.
  • Newsroom announcement from Exceptional PPM and PMO Solutions: Here
  • Speaker bio at conference website: Here
  • Session listing at conference website: Here
  • Brochure about conference: Here
  • Blog post(s): Here
  • LinkedIn post(s): Here
  • Twitter post(s): Here
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.13140/RG.2.2.30566.57923
  • DOI link: dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.30566.57923
  • Hashtags: #agile #agility #bestpractices #businessanalysis #conference #innovation #IT #information #leadership #productdevelopment #programmanagement #programmemanagement #projectmanagement #projectmanager #agileprojectmanagement #agileprojectmgmt #publicspeaker #publicspeaking #PWBAW #PWBAWTOR #PWBAWTOR19 #software #speaker #successfactors #symposium #talk #tech #technology #Toronto #tradecraft
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Getting (More) Benefits from Agile

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  • Title: Getting (More) Benefits from Agile
  • Speaker: Scott M. Graffius
  • Organization: (Private event—confidential)
  • Date: May 8, 2019
  • Location (if the event is virtual or involves multiple locations, where it is based from): San Francisco, California, United States
  • Format: In-person
  • Audience: Agile project management staff inclusive of Development and Operations
  • Public/Private: Private event
  • CEU / PDU / SEU credit: Attendees may be eligible to receive continuing education unit (CEU) credit, equivalent to 6.00 hours. For reporting with the Project Management Institute (PMI), it's 6.00 professional development units (PDUs), under the Technical Project Management category. For reporting with the Scrum Alliance, it's 6.00 Scrum educational units (SEUs), under either the Learning category or the Events category. For reporting with other organizations, refer to their respective instructions.
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.13140/RG.2.2.15467.08483
  • DOI link: dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.15467.08483
  • Hashtags: #agile #bestpractices #business #entrepreneurship #innovation #leadership #inservice #productdevelopment #projectmanagement #agileprojectmanagement #projectmgmt #agileprojectmgmt #publicspeaker #publicspeaking #SDLC #software #speaker #success #talk #technology #IT #informationtechnology #scrum #agilebenefits #agilespeed #ROI #returnoninvestment #businessagility #organizationagility #tradecraft
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How to Deliver Your Projects with Faster ROI, Competitive Advantage, and Additional Benefits Using Agile Scrum

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  • Title: How to Deliver Your Projects with Faster ROI, Competitive Advantage, and Additional Benefits Using Agile Scrum
  • Speaker: Scott M. Graffius
  • Organization: California Inland Empire Chapter of the Project Management Institute
  • Date: February 16, 2019
  • Location (if the event is virtual or involves multiple locations, where it is based from): Murrieta, California, United States
  • Format: In-person
  • Audience: Members of the California Inland Empire Chapter of the Project Management Institute, and guests interested in the topic
  • Public/Private: Public event
  • CEU / PDU / SEU credit: Attendees may be eligible to receive continuing education unit (CEU) credit, equivalent to 1.50 hours. For reporting with the Project Management Institute (PMI), it's 1.50 professional development units (PDUs), under the Technical Project Management category. For reporting with the Scrum Alliance, it's 1.50 Scrum educational units (SEUs), under either the Learning category or the Events category. For reporting with other organizations, refer to their respective instructions.
  • Newsroom announcement from Exceptional PPM and PMO Solutions: Here
  • Session listing from organization: Here
  • Blog post(s): Here and here
  • LinkedIn post(s): Here and here
  • Twitter post(s): Here, here, and here
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.13140/RG.2.2.28888.85766
  • DOI link: dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.28888.85766
  • Hashtags: #agile #bestpractices #business #entrepreneurship #innovation #leadership #PMICIE #productdevelopment #projectmanagement #agileprojectmanagement #projectmgmt #agileprojectmgmt #publicspeaker #publicspeaking #SDLC #software #speaker #success #talk #technology #IT #informationtechnology #scrum #agilebenefits #agilespeed #ROI #returnoninvestment #businessagility #organizationagility #tradecraft
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Agile Scrum Helps Innovators, Disruptors, and Entrepreneurs Develop and Deliver Products at Astounding Speed Which Drives Competitive Advantage

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  • Title: Agile Scrum Helps Innovators, Disruptors, and Entrepreneurs Develop and Deliver Products at Astounding Speed Which Drives Competitive Advantage
  • Speaker: Scott M. Graffius
  • Organization: Techstars Startup Week Conference
  • Date: October 4, 2018
  • Location (if the event is virtual or involves multiple locations, where it is based from): The Box Theater, Riverside, California, United States
  • Format: In-person
  • Audience: Startups and others in the entrepreneurial community
  • Public/Private: Public event
  • CEU / PDU / SEU credit: Attendees may be eligible to receive continuing education unit (CEU) credit, equivalent to 1.00 hour. For reporting with the Project Management Institute (PMI), it's 1.00 professional development unit (PDU), under the Technical Project Management category. For reporting with the Scrum Alliance, it's 1.00 Scrum educational unit (SEU), under either the Learning category or the Events category. For reporting with other organizations, refer to their respective instructions.
  • Newsroom announcement from Exceptional PPM and PMO Solutions: Here
  • Speaker bio on conference website: Here
  • Session listing from conference: Here
  • Press release carried by Yahoo Finance (and other outlets): Here
  • High-resolution image from conference: Here
  • Blog post(s): Here and here
  • LinkedIn post(s): Here
  • Twitter post(s): Here, here and here
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.13140/RG.2.2.25009.12647
  • DOI link: dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.25009.12647
  • Hashtags: #agile #conference #disrupt #disruptor #disruption #entrepreneur #IEStartupWeek #InlandEmpire #intrapreneur #innovate #innovation #IT #InformationTechnology #product #productdevelopment #projectmanagement #projectmgmt #publicspeaker #publicspeaking #SDLC #software #speaker #startup #StartupWeek #talk #tech #technology #Techstars #TechstarsStartupWeek #tradecraft
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Agile Scrum: An Overview (Originally) for The Board of Directors of an Entertainment Company

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  • Title: Agile Scrum: An Overview (Originally) for The Board of Directors of an Entertainment Company
  • Speaker: Scott M. Graffius
  • Organization: California Central Valley Chapter of the Project Management Institute
  • Date: September 13, 2018
  • Location (if the event is virtual or involves multiple locations, where it is based from): Bakersfield, California, United States
  • Format: In-person
  • Audience: Members of the California Central Valley Chapter of the Project Management Institute, and guests interested in the topic
  • Public/Private: Public event
  • CEU / PDU / SEU credit: Attendees may be eligible to receive continuing education unit (CEU) credit, equivalent to 1.00 hour. For reporting with the Project Management Institute (PMI), it's 1.00 professional development unit (PDU), under the Technical Project Management category. For reporting with the Scrum Alliance, it's 1.00 Scrum educational unit (SEU), under either the Learning category or the Events category. For reporting with other organizations, refer to their respective instructions.
  • Session listing from organization: Here
  • Blog post(s): Here and here
  • LinkedIn post(s): Here
  • Twitter post(s): Here and here
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.13140/RG.2.2.31720.01282
  • DOI link: dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.31720.01282
  • Hashtags: #PMICCVC #agile #agility #businessagility #organizationalagility #bestpractices #business #entrepreneurship #innovation #leadership #productdevelopment #projectmanagement #agileprojectmanagement #projectmgmt #agileprojectmgmt #SDLC #software #success #talk #technology #IT #informationtechnology #scrum #agilebenefits #agilespeed #ROI #returnoninvestment #businessagility #organizationagility #tradecraft
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Retrospectives and Continuous Improvement in the Agile Scrum Framework

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  • Title: Retrospectives and Continuous Improvement in the Agile Scrum Framework
  • Speaker: Scott M. Graffius
  • Organization: (Private event—confidential)
  • Date: August 25, 2018
  • Location (if the event is virtual or involves multiple locations, where it is based from): Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • Format: In-person
  • Audience: Agile project management practitioners
  • Public/Private: Private event
  • CEU / PDU / SEU credit: Attendees may be eligible to receive continuing education unit (CEU) credit, equivalent to 3.50 hours. For reporting with the Project Management Institute (PMI), it's 3.50 professional development units (PDUs), under the Technical Project Management category. For reporting with the Scrum Alliance, it's 3.50 Scrum educational units (SEUs), under either the Learning category or the Events category. For reporting with other organizations, refer to their respective instructions.
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.13140/RG.2.2.16620.51843
  • DOI link: dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.16620.51843
  • Hashtags: #retrospective #restrospectives #agileretrospective #agileretrospectives #inspectandadapt #improve #improvement #continuousimprovement #agile #agility #business #businessagility #organizationalagility #scrum #scrumevent #scrumceremony #commitment #experiment #experimentation #feedback #retro #iterate #engagement #gamify #gamification #fun #agileprojectmanagement #scrummaster #developmentteam #scrumteam #tradecraft
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Agile Scrum: An Overview (Originally) for The Board of Directors of an Entertainment Company

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  • Title: Agile Scrum: An Overview (Originally) for The Board of Directors of an Entertainment Company
  • Speaker: Scott M. Graffius
  • Organization: California Inland Empire Chapter of the Project Management Institute
  • Date: August 14, 2018
  • Location (if the event is virtual or involves multiple locations, where it is based from): Rancho Cucamonga, California, United States
  • Format: In-person
  • Audience: Members of the California Inland Empire Chapter of the Project Management Institute, and guests with an interest in the topic
  • Public/Private: Public event
  • CEU / PDU / SEU credit: Attendees may be eligible to receive continuing education unit (CEU) credit, equivalent to 1.50 hours. For reporting with the Project Management Institute (PMI), it's 1.50 professional development units (PDUs), under the Technical Project Management category. For reporting with the Scrum Alliance, it's 1.50 Scrum educational unit (SEUs), under either the Learning category or the Events category. For reporting with other organizations, refer to their respective instructions.
  • Newsroom announcement from Exceptional PPM and PMO Solutions: Here
  • Session listing from organization: Here
  • Blog post(s): Here
  • LinkedIn post(s): Here
  • Twitter post(s): Here
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.13140/RG.2.2.32087.01447
  • DOI link: dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.32087.01447
  • Hashtags: #PMICIE #agile #project #projectmanagement #agileprojectmanagement #scrum #scrumceremonies #scrumevents #scrumvalues #scrumartifacts #productroadmap #vision #productbacklog #sprint #sprintplanning #sprintbacklog #sprintexecution #sprintreview #sprintdemo #sprintretrospective #retrospective #productrelease #potentiallyshippable #potentiallyshippableproductincrement #sprintburndownchart #burndownchart #impedimentbacklog #dailyscrum #startupmeeting #tradecraft
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Agile Scrum: An Overview (Originally) for The Board of Directors of an Entertainment Company

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  • Title: Agile Scrum: An Overview (Originally) for The Board of Directors of an Entertainment Company
  • Speaker: Scott M. Graffius
  • Organization: California Central Coast Chapter of the Project Management Institute
  • Date: June 28, 2018
  • Location (if the event is virtual or involves multiple locations, where it is based from): Agoura Hills, California, United States
  • Format: In-person
  • Audience: Members of the California Central Coast Chapter of the Project Management Institute, and guests with an interest in the topic
  • Public/Private: Public event
  • CEU / PDU / SEU credit: Attendees may be eligible to receive continuing education unit (CEU) credit, equivalent to 2.00 hours. For reporting with the Project Management Institute (PMI), it's 2.00 professional development units (PDUs), under the Technical Project Management category. For reporting with the Scrum Alliance, it's 2.00 Scrum educational units (SEUs), under either the Learning category or the Events category. For reporting with other organizations, refer to their respective instructions.
  • Newsroom announcement from Exceptional PPM and PMO Solutions: Here
  • Session listing from organization: Here
  • Blog post(s): Here and here
  • Twitter post(s): Here
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.13140/RG.2.2.15309.79840
  • DOI link: dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.15309.79840
  • Hashtags: #PMI4C #agile #project #projectmanagement #agileprojectmanagement #scrum #scrumceremonies #scrumevents #scrumvalues #scrumartifacts #productroadmap #vision #productbacklog #sprint #sprintplanning #sprintbacklog #sprintexecution #sprintreview #sprintdemo #sprintretrospective #retrospective #productrelease #potentiallyshippable #potentiallyshippableproductincrement #sprintburndownchart #burndownchart #impedimentbacklog #dailyscrum #startupmeeting #tradecraft
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Agile Project Management

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  • Title: Agile Project Management
  • Speaker: Scott M. Graffius
  • Organization: Los Angeles Chapter of the Project Management Institute
  • Date: July 25, 2017
  • Location (if the event is virtual or involves multiple locations, where it is based from): Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Format: In-person
  • Audience: Members of the Los Angeles Chapter of the Project Management Institute, and guests with an interest in the topic
  • Public/Private: Public event
  • CEU / PDU / SEU credit: Attendees may be eligible to receive continuing education unit (CEU) credit, equivalent to 1.50 hours. For reporting with the Project Management Institute (PMI), it's 1.50 professional development unit (PDU), under the Technical Project Management category. For reporting with the Scrum Alliance, it's 1.50 Scrum educational units (SEUs), under either the Learning category or the Events category. For reporting with other organizations, refer to their respective instructions.
  • Newsroom announcement from Exceptional PPM and PMO Solutions: Here
  • Session listing from organization: Here
  • Blog post(s): Here
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.13140/RG.2.2.35442.45766
  • DOI link: dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.35442.45766
  • Hashtags: #PMILA #agile #project #projectmanagement #agileprojectmanagement #scrum #scrumceremonies #scrumevents #scrumvalues #scrumartifacts #productroadmap #vision #productbacklog #sprint #sprintplanning #sprintbacklog #sprintexecution #sprintreview #sprintdemo #sprintretrospective #retrospective #productrelease #potentiallyshippable #potentiallyshippableproductincrement #sprintburndownchart #burndownchart #impedimentbacklog #dailyscrum #startupmeeting #tradecraft
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Innovation and Project Management

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  • Title: Innovation and Project Management
  • Speaker: Scott M. Graffius
  • Organization: (Private event—confidential)
  • Date: February 9, 2017
  • Location (if the event is virtual or involves multiple locations, where it is based from): London, United Kingdom
  • Format: In-person
  • Audience: Technology executives; project, programme, portfolio, and PMO management staff—inclusive of agile; product management staff; legal staff
  • Public/Private: Private event
  • CEU / PDU / SEU credit: Attendees may be eligible to receive continuing education unit (CEU) credit, equivalent to 4.00 hours. For reporting with the Project Management Institute (PMI), it's 4.00 professional development units (PDUs), under the Technical Project Management category. For reporting with the Scrum Alliance, it's 4.00 Scrum educational units (SEUs), under either the Learning category or the Events category. For reporting with other organizations, refer to their respective instructions.
  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): 10.13140/RG.2.2.24537.26728
  • DOI link: dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.24537.26728
  • Hashtags: #agile #agilecoach #agileinnovation #agility #adapt #business #businessagility #changemanagement #competitiveadvantage #culture #entertainment #entertainmentindustry #innovate #innovation #innovationmanagement #innovationprojectmanagement #innovator #IT #organizationalagility #projectmanagement #product #productmanagement #programmemanagement #portfoliomanagement #PMO #researchanddevelopment #strategic #tech #technology #tradecraft

Testimonials



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“Thanks to Scott Graffius for a fabulous presentation. Juicy with graphics and visuals, he brought some great learning to every experience level. Highly recommended!”

— Fred Valenzano, Speaker Coordinator, California Central Valley Chapter of the Project Management Institute


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“His delivery was exemplary”

— Attendee, private workshop on Retrospectives and Continuous Improvement held in Las Vegas


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“Fantastic presentation by industry leader, Scott M. Graffius”

— William Parris, President, California Inland Empire Chapter of the Project Management Institute


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“The talk had tons of practical takeaways”

— Event attendee, California Central Coast Chapter of the Project Management Institute


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“Scott is an amazing speaker”

— Stacey Wong, Vice President, California Inland Empire Chapter of the Project Management Institute


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“The workshop was extremely valuable to all those in attendance”

— Event Coordinator, private workshop on Innovation and Project Management held in London


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“On behalf of our startup community I want to personally thank you”

— Event Organizer, Techstars Startup Week Conference - Inland Empire, California
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