PDC 2018 - Day 2 Evening Keynote: Kevin Kidney - Project Delivery in the Age of "Phoenix"

Topic: Project Delivery in the Age of "Phoenix"

The delivery of large complex projects is difficult under the most advantageous winning conditions. In the current era, where the transformation of pay administration initiative (Phoenix) within the Government of Canada is in the news on a regular basis, organizations are asking a question about their own current and proposed projects: "How can we prevent being a "Phoenix?". The presentation will focus on the various lessons learned identified through independent audits of the project, and the strategies that can be employed on your projects to better prepare your client to be successful. Some examples will be explored from recent personal experience of project challenges in the age of Phoenix.

 

Kevin Kidney Bio:

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As a Senior Enterprise Consultant with Solvera Solutions, Kevin has gained over 25 years of experience specializing in project management, business process re-engineering, policy and strategy development, change management, and operational management. He has specific experience in not only leading successful project implementations, but also in managing the post-implementation environment including organizational restructuring and ongoing operations. Kevin has had the privilege to work with public and private organizations across a variety of sectors including healthcare, public works, waste management, water treatment, and mining. In 2012, as Project Director for the implementation of the Saskatchewan Provincial Electronic Health Record, Kevin was honoured to accept the Project Implementation Team of the Year award from Digital Health Canada.

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