Virtual Wednesday Chapter Meeting (Nov 2017)

November 08, 2017
5:00 PM to 8:30 PM
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The Summit Conference and Event Center
411 Sable Blvd
Aurora, CO 80011

PDUs for this event: Business and Strategic (1.0) Leadership (1.0)

Title:  The Ramblings of an Average Joe PM (Subtitiled: Recalling a LIfetime of Projects and Lessons Learned that Can Help Maintain Your "Balance")  

Speaker:  Joseph Komperda



As a long time “Average Joe” Project Manager, success, draws and failures have been numerous but at times it is smart to reflect on the basics of Project Management and the lessons learned from Stakeholder Management, Communications and Leadership/Teamwork to help maintain your life “balance”.




Joe Komperda is a PMP, a retired IBM Certified Executive PM and a Retired Army Lieutenant Colonel.  He has served in technical, leadership and management positions throughout his career including leading the PM Methods & Tools Division of IBM's PM Center of Excellence.  He has been an Engineer/Scientist, Systems Engineer, Hardware Architect, Software Development Manager, Sales Specialist, Enablement Lead and Project Manager.  He has spoken at IBM PM Symposia, PMI Chapters and various other venues.  He is currently working as an Independent PM Consultant on an engagement with Ball Corporation and his free time is spent as a Beekeeper.


Special Notes for the Virtual Meeting:

  • Registration for this event ends the Tuesday prior to the event at 5:00 p.m.  If you must register for this event after that time, contact the Help Desk ( up to 3:00 p.m. the day of the event to register (note that a late fee may apply).
  • The Go To Meeting link will be sent out by the Help Desk the Tuesday evening prior to the event after registration closes at 5:00 p.m.  If you have not received the link by Wednesday morning at 10a.m., contact the Help Desk no later than 3pm (  Please ensure that you have the Help Desk email noted as a "safe sender email" so that it does not end up in your Spam box.  Refunds will not be given if you do not contact the Help Desk prior to 3pm and you are not able to gain access to the meeting.


Meeting Schedule

         Registration and Networking: 5:00 - 5:30

         First presentation: approx. 5:30 - 6:30

         Second presentation: approx. 7:00 - 8:15

Note: Meeting times may vary due to location and meeting logistics. For exact times contact


Refund and Cancellation Policy

You will be required to review and accept the PMI Mile Hi Chapter Refund and Cancellation Policy as part of your registration.  Please review it here.

Payments - note that the Mile Hi Chapter no longer accepts payment via Pay Pal.  We regret any issues this may cause for you.



$20.00 Member
$27.00 after 5:00 pm November 7
$15.00 Earlybird rate before November 2

$30.00 Non-Member
$40.00 after 5:00 pm November 7
$25.00 Earlybird rate before November 2