Slides From Ground Control 2017

At Ground Control 2017, we had 16 fantastic sessions by experts in the field of project management. Topics included identifying and dealing with failure, building team success, and learning how our brains aren't naturally wired for project management.
Slides From Ground Control 2017

Speaker interview: Carson Pierce

Carson’s 15-year career in the digital space has included roles as a web developer, project manager, and production director. He is currently a Senior PM at DDB Canada, where he focuses on delivering digital marketing projects. For the past three years, Carson has been studying the intersect between project management and brain science, aided by his psychologist wife who tells him when he’s wrong.
Speaker interview: Carson Pierce

Speaker interview: Yvette Pegues

Yvette Pegues, ME.D, is a professional speaker, educator, engineer, author, advocate, TV host and Founder/CTO (Chief Transformation Officer) of Your Invisible Disability Group. Read more…
Speaker interview: Yvette Pegues

Speaker interview: Malie Lalor

Malie has been working as a ScrumMaster since mid-2015. Her love of Agile dates back from the years she worked as part of the product team that piloted Scrum for relaunching OxfordDictionaries.com at OUP. Malie’s interest in helping offshore teams gel stems from her work at Pearson, where her team members are located in India, Sri Lanka, and the UK. She uses Scrum and Kanban to help the team deliver software that accelerates students’ learning and makes schoolteachers’ lives easier. A Certified ScrumMaster, she is constantly inspired and daunted by how much there is still to learn about Scrum. Read more…
Speaker interview: Malie Lalor

Speaker interview: Betty Chan

Betty is a native New Yorker and a Senior Project Manager at Purpose PBC, after five years of digital agency life. Her focus is to shape a PM process that helps rather than hurt so that the good people at Purpose can continue to make our world a better place. Read more…
Speaker interview: Betty Chan

Speaker interview: Natalie Semczuk

Natalie is a consulting digital project manager whose work focuses on helping small-to-medium size agencies and in-house web departments manage digital projects, clients services, and implement processes that help design and development teams work better together. Read more…
Speaker interview: Natalie Semczuk

Ground Control 2017 Scholarship Scheme

We'd love for everyone to be able to attend the first ever Ground Control, but we know that some people's financial circumstances will prevent it from being an option, which is why we're setting aside a number of free tickets as part of our scholarship scheme. The scheme is open for all to apply to, and chosen applicants will receive access to all content, food, drink and all the extras. In some special cases, we are able to cover travel and accommodation. Read more…
Ground Control 2017 Scholarship Scheme

Introducing our conference chair!

We're extremely excited to launch Ground Control as a new multi-track event for digital project managers. Our aim is to create a customisable event suitable for in-house and agency PMs, scrum masters, agile coaches, content designers and more. One of the reasons we're extra confident that you're going to love the conference is that we have Brett Harned on board as our chair! Read more…
Introducing our conference chair!

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