August Chapter Meeting

August 02, 2018
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Peoria's chief
730 SW Jefferson Ave
Peoria, IL 61605

Taking the Next Step - Implementing Agile in a Waterfall World

Caterpillar has traditionally managed projects utilizing the waterfall methodology. As the company embarks on digital initiatives, agile is being called upon as the discipline of choice for all types of projects. This session will focus on Caterpillar’s Global Program Management team’s journey to implement agile in a waterfall environment, focusing on lessons learned that are applicable for all practitioners.

About the Presenter:

Niel Magsombol, Agile Champion-Coach for Global Program Management (GPM), Caterpillar

  1. Project Management Professional - PMP
  2. SAFe® Program Specialist - SPC
  3. SAFe® Scrum Master- SSM
  4. Certified Scrum Master - CSM
  5. Certified Scrum Professional - CSP
  6. Certified Kanban Coach – CKC


Meeting Details:

PDUs: 1.0 (Strategic & Business Management)

Pre-registration Expires:  Preceding Thursday, 5:00 p.m.

Cancellation Policy: RSVPs may be cancelled by 5:00 p.m. Thursday before the event. Cancellations after this time are treated as no-shows and will be invoiced. Send cancellations to VP of Operations.

Substitution Policy: Substitutions will be allowed. Alternate Attendee will need to notify the registration desk at the meeting as to who he/she is replacing.


Meeting Agenda and Times: 

Registration, Networking -

5:00-5:30 PM

Meeting responsibilities -

5:30-5:45 PM

Speaker -

5:45-6:30 PM

Buffet -

6:30-8:00 PM

Game -

7:00-9:30/10:00 PM


$25.00 PMI-CIC Member - Dinner Buffet, Speaker & Game

$15.00 PMI-CIC Student Member - Dinner Buffet, Speaker & Game

$30.00 Non Member - Dinner Buffet, Speaker & Game

$15.00 Student Non Member - Dinner Buffet, Speaker & Game