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F I R S T  I N T E R N A T I O N A L  C O N F E R E N C E
NPD Project Innovation 03
October 20-22, 2003 / Fort Worth, TX

Cutting-edge techniques to tackle the chaos, risk, and complexity of NPD projects and generate new revenue and growth

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PMI - NPD SIGPresented by Management Roundtable
with support from
the Project Management Institute NPD SIG


Keynote Presentations:
Jim Highsmith Jim Highsmith >
author, Agile Project Management: Creating Innovative Products, and expert on methods to manage unpredictability and achieve reliable innovation...more info
Rusty Patterson J. Kent Harmon >
Director of Product Development, Bullard Company on choosing and optimizing NPD processes to achieve specific business goals...more info
Rusty Patterson Rusty Patterson >
VP of Customer & Supply Chain Institute, Raytheon, on bringing it all together - using 6 sigma, lean and agile techniques to spark innovation and growth...more info

Practitioner Case Studies, workshop, clinics and roundtables on:

  • Innovative applications of agile, lean, six sigma, critical chain and phase gate methods
  • Rapid decision making, dealing with chaos
  • Leading and motivating teams (including external partners)
  • Using IT solutions to better allocate, track and leverage resources