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Project Management and the
Vision for the NYS Office of Information Technology Services

On April 7th, The NYS Forum Project Management Workgroup hosted an event entitled "Project Management and the Vision for the NYS Office of Information Technology Services". This session was led by Chris Lloyd, Chief Portfolio Officer for the NYS Office of Information Technology Services (ITS). Chris spoke to a massive audience of close to 300 (In person and Webex) and provided an excellent presentation on the overview of the newly implemented ITS Enterprise Project Management Office (EPMO), Project Management and the vision plan for ITS, the future in Project Management disciplines in NYS, and addressed common issues of interest, including management of agency project portfolios, controlling large-scale programs, and delivering lasting value to stakeholders and partners.

The event concluded with an interesting Q & A session where Chris provided answers and additional insights to the audience. The event was extremely constructive and turned into an invigorating and captivating exchange of information and ideas providing much food for thought and plans for action.

The presentation slide deck and presenter''s bio may be viewed at:
https://www.nysforum.org/events/4_7_2016/

Pictures taken at the event may be viewed on our facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.989994577702328.1073741854.110915512276910&type=3&uploaded=11

Thanks to all of those who attended and presented.

Vision for the NYS Office of Information Technology Services