PM Insights - Foster City: Strategic Role of Software Development

PM Insights Foster City - 

Strategic Role of Software Development

When:   Tue, Mar 27, 2018 6:00pm-8:00pm
Where:  Foster City Community Center - Sail Room, 1000 E. Hillsdale Boulevard, Foster City, CA 94404 - MAP
Last Date for On-line Registration is 03/23

Companies must get to the top of their industry and remain there to survive. Can they do it without great software development?


  • The top 20% of any industry take 90% of the profit
  • Two of the 5 strong moves are a strong productivity program, and improved differentiation
  • Software-enabled products accelerate faster to market
  • Software efficiently enable innovation
  • Top companies develop software 3x more efficiently, with 80% fewer design defects, and 70% shorter time to market

About the Instructor:

Hong Hguyen Phuong

Hong Hguyen-Phuong

Born in Vietnam, Hong grew up in Rio de Janeiro and Paris before coming to the U.S. where he attended MIT, Boston University, and Harvard Business School. He is currently a Director Principal at SV Agile, a subsidiary of eSolutions Lab, focused on agile training and coaching. Hong is a Certified Professional Consultant at the Professional and Technical Consultant Association of Silicon Valley. If you need one more companion for peeling, cutting, dicing, cooking, skiing, or doing crossfit, ask Hong for his personal email..

Meeting Leader:  Michael McMorrow 

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PDU Info:     1.5 - Category A

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Program Agenda:

6:00 PM - Sign In and Networking

6:30-7:45 PM - Featured Speaker

7:45-8:00 PM: Q&A and Raffle

8:00 PM - Meeting Adjourn

Food: Complimentary snacks and non-alcoholic beverages


Online Registration

PMI Silicon Valley Members: $10

Non-Members: $20

Full-time Student: $5 (online only; contact Meeting Leader for the discount code. Please bring Student ID card to the event)

Veterans: Free (online only; contact Meeting Leader for the discount code. Please bring appropriate ID card to the event)

At-the-Door Registration

A limited number of registrations can be accepted at the door on a first-come, first-served basis. Once this limit has been reached, the event will be closed to additional attendees.

PMI Silicon Valley Members: $20

Non-Members: $30

(Only Check or Cash accepted; make checks payable to "PMI Silicon Valley")

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 Plan Ahead registration fee will not be refunded for any reason, other than event cancellation, after normal business hours (5:00 PM, Pacific) on the registration deadline day. 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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Event Properties

Event Date 03-27-2018
Event End Date 03-27-2018
Registration Start Date 02-26-2018
Cut off date 03-24-2018
Individual Price $20.00 (Login for Member discount)
Location Foster City Community Center - Sail Room
We are no longer accepting registration for this event