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Conference PDUs

Project Management Institute (PMI®) Professional Development Units for Continued Certification (PDUs)

If you are a software development professional and you hold a PMI designation (including the new PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP℠), this collocated event is an outstanding resource to help you adhere to PMI’s Continuing Certification Requirements (CCR) program.

Project Management Institute Global Registered Education Provider

Better Software Conferences are a Global Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.) for the PMI. The designation as a PMI R.E.P. indicates that an organization has met PMI’s rigorous quality standards and can deliver world-class, effective project management training and education. PMI is the world’s leading not-for-profit membership association for the project management profession, with more than half a million members and credential holders in more than 185 countries.

PMI® PDU video thumbnailThe program for Better Software Conferences West includes many courses offering the PDUs you need to maintain your credential. The conference features over one-hundred approved sessions. Attend one or combine multiple sessions all week to earn up to forty PDUs. Keep track of all presentations attended throughout the week, and report all PDUs earned by searching for the title in the PMI's Continuing Certification Requirements System (CCRS). You can download an instructional PDF, or you can also pick up a copy at the registration desk during the conference. If you would like more interactive instructions, you can click the image to the right. When the video starts click the "How Do I Claim My PDUs?" section to the right. If you have any further questions please feel free to contact Client Support at 888.268.8770, 904.278.0524, or [email protected].

For more information on PMI designations or the benefits of choosing a PMI Registered Education Provider, visit www.pmi.org

Training Classes with PDUs

Tutorials and Sessions with PDUs

Session Title Session Type Number of PDU's Date

Lean Software Development: Principles and Practices

Tutorial 3.25 Mon

Leading Successful Organizational Change Efforts

Tutorial 3.25 Mon

Scrum: Answering the Tough Questions

Tutorial 3.25 Mon

The Architecture of Microservices

Tutorial 6.50 Tue

Advanced Test Automation in Agile Development

Tutorial 3.25 Tue

Essential Patterns of Mature Agile Leaders

Tutorial 3.25 Tue

What You Need to be SAFe: Implementing Enterprise Agile

Tutorial 3.25 Tue

Thinking Inside the Box: Root Cause Analysis with the Six Boxes

Tutorial 3.25 Tue

Stop Talking about DevOps: Start Applying Continuous Delivery Practices

Tutorial 3.25 Tue

What DevOps Means for Testers

Tutorial 3.25 Tue

Plan, Architect, and Implement Test Automation within the Lifecycle

Tutorial 3.25 Tue

The Tester’s (New) Role in Agile Development

Tutorial 3.25 Tue

Rethinking Your Retrospectives

Tutorial 3.25 Tue

Leading Your Agile Transformation: A Workshop

Tutorial 3.25 Tue

Project Patterns: From Adrenaline Junkies to Template Zombies

Tutorial 3.25 Tue

Agile Project Failures: Root Causes and Corrective Actions

Tutorial 3.25 Tue

You Might Be an Agile Leader If...

Keynote 1.00 Wed

Keep Engagement High in Difficult Projects

Concurrent Session 1.00 Wed

Creative Disruption: A Guide for the Perplexed

Concurrent Session 1.00 Wed

Measure Anything: The Quality, Productivity, Predictability, and Engagement Model

Concurrent Session 1.00 Wed

Your DevOps Goal: A Culture Shift, Not Just a Toolset Implementation

Concurrent Session 0.50 Wed

Rightsizing User Stories

Concurrent Session 1.00 Wed

Operations in the Continuous Delivery Ecosystem

Concurrent Session 0.50 Wed

Balance Discovery and Delivery with Dual-Track Agile

Concurrent Session 1.00 Wed

Stop Intermittent Test Failures that Slow the Continuous Delivery Pipeline

Concurrent Session 0.50 Wed

A Customer Value-Driven Model for the Agile Enterprise

Concurrent Session 1.00 Wed

The Five Common Unconscious Biases Affecting Your Team

Concurrent Session 1.00 Wed

Why Won’t They Pair?

Concurrent Session 1.00 Wed

The Top Five Agile Concepts That Most Companies Completely Miss

Concurrent Session 1.00 Wed

Fail Smart, Not Just Fast: Use Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA)

Concurrent Session 1.00 Wed

My Dad Won’t Buy Me a DevOps

Concurrent Session 0.50 Wed

A Lean Tour of Lean Software Development

Concurrent Session 1.00 Wed

They Said, We Said: Bridge the Communication Gap with Behavior-Driven Development

Concurrent Session 1.00 Wed

Change Your Focus: From Speed and Efficiency to High Customer Value

Keynote 0.50 Thu

To Estimate or Not to Estimate, is that the Question?

Concurrent Session 1.00 Thu

We Are Doing Agile But, But, But …

Concurrent Session 1.00 Thu

It's All in Your Head: Use Neuroscience to Improve Performance

Concurrent Session 0.50 Thu

Awesome Agile and How We Did It: Halogen’s Journey

Concurrent Session 1.00 Thu

Task-Oriented Unit Testing for Agile and Traditional Projects

Concurrent Session 1.00 Thu

Agile Testing Is All about Risk—Not Bugs and Quality

Concurrent Session 1.00 Thu

Use Mind Maps to Increase Team Velocity and Communication

Concurrent Session 1.00 Thu

Sustaining Agility—After the Consultants Leave

Concurrent Session 1.00 Thu

Risk Aware, Not Risk Averse

Concurrent Session 1.00 Thu

Measure DevOps for Objective Continuous Improvement Practices

Concurrent Session 0.50 Thu

Put Agile to the Test: A Case Study for Test Agility on a Large IT Project

Concurrent Session 1.00 Thu

Discover Your Team’s Values with LEGO® Serious Play®

Concurrent Session 1.00 Thu

Turn the Lights On: A Power Utility Company's Agile Transformation

Concurrent Session 1.00 Thu

Cultural Intelligence: A Key Skill for Success

Concurrent Session 1.00 Thu

Design by Discovery to Stop Building Bad Software

Concurrent Session 1.00 Thu

Scale: The Most Hyped Term in Agile Development Today

Concurrent Session 1.00 Thu

Resolve the Contradiction of Specialists within Agile Teams

Concurrent Session 1.00 Thu

Agile Performance Holarchy (APH)—A Model for Scaling Agile Teams

Concurrent Session 1.00 Thu

Transform Test Organizations for the New World of DevOps

Concurrent Session 0.50 Thu

The Fourth Constraint in Project Delivery—Leadership

Concurrent Session 1.00 Thu

Pin the Tail on the Metric: A Field-Tested Agile Game

Concurrent Session 1.00 Thu

Individuals, Interactions, and Improvisation

Keynote 1.00 Thu

Building an Agile Organization at Light Speed

Leadership Summit Session 1.00 Fri

Transform a Product Team to Agile—and Live to Tell About It

Leadership Summit Session 1.00 Fri

Leverage Big Wall Planning for Truly Aligned Organizational Execution

Leadership Summit Session 1.00 Fri

Aligning Toward Business Agility–360° of Freedom

Leadership Summit Session 1.00 Fri