PM Insights Foster City In Person & Virtual Meeting: Turning Strategy Into Outcomes

Business Acumen

PM Insights Foster City -

Turning Strategy Into Outcomes


When: Wed, November 15, 2023 6:00pm-8:00pm Pacific Time

Where: This is both an In Person & Virtual event
In person location - Foster City Community Center, Sail Room, 1000 E Hillsdale Blvd, Foster City, CA 94404
Virtual Meeting (Registrants will receive joining details from Meeting Leader on the Same Day of event. Zoom meeting link will be emailed to the email address provided during event registration, so please make sure to enter correct email address. For the people who have multiple email accounts, please make sure to check the email account used during registration. Thank you!)

Last Date for On-line Registration is Tue, November 14th, 2023





There are many definitions of what strategy is, many focus on competitive advantage, sustainable growth, superior performance, and organizational goals and objectives. Most conversations target how to define a winning strategy, but few spend little time discussing execution. This event is designed to bridge the gap between strategy leadership, those defining strategy, and execution professionals, those skilled and experienced in bringing big ideas to life.




 Understanding what strategy can be and how it can be developed

 Understanding why strategies fail, and how project managers can improve success

 Provide project managers insight into their position in executing strategy at all levels of an organization.

 Understanding the balancing of strategic project portfolios


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About the Instructor:



Gerald Jeffs

Gerald is Head of Global Project Implementations at APL Logistics. He has led a PMO and the development of project managers for the last seventeen-years and has executed hundreds of supply chain projects and corporate strategic initiatives. He has taken project management into strategy execution by applying the portfolio management principles through all levels of the organization.

He has directed teams of senior managers dedicated to the planning and delivery of high-profile supply chain projects for industry leaders that include; SC Johnson, Nike, Kellogg’s, Colgate, Bobcat, The Gap, Intel, Cisco Systems, AMD, and TJ Maxx. Working in domestic and international environments in Europe, Asia, and Latin America.

Gerald holds an Executive MBA from St. Mary's College of California, a Master's Certificate in Project Management from George Washington University, Advanced Project Management Certification from Stanford, and a Certified Project Management Professional credential from the Project Management Institute.


Meeting Leader: Greg Hood

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PDU Info: Business Acumen, 2.0 PDUs

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Online Registration

PMI Silicon Valley Members: $5.00

Non-Members: $5.00

Veterans: FREE (Contact Meeting Leader for discount code.)


Cancellation Policy

This event is a professional society meeting, held for the benefit of its members. The Plan Ahead registration fee paid is based on the registrant's ability to commit to attendance, ahead of time. The registration fee will not be refunded for any reason, other than event cancellation. The PMI - Silicon Valley Chapter reserves the right to make last minute changes to program content and speakers, as circumstances dictate.

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Type of category: PM Insight Foster City

Type of activity: Business Acumen

Date: November 15th, 2023

Hour: 6:00PM to 8:00PM

Registration close date: November 14th, 2023 at 11:55PM

# of PDUs: 2


Students: $5.00

Members: $5.00

Non members and Guests: $5.00