Meeting/Event Information

April Chapter Meeting with Kevin Fitzgerald

April 24, 2019
11:45 AM to 12:45 PM
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Oklahoma History Center
800 Nazih Zuhdi Dr
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
http://www.okhistory.org/historycenter/
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Topic: Quality Control Tools - Control Charts

Speaker: Mr. Kevin Fitzgerald, PMP, MPhil, CSM, Six Sigma Green Belt, ITIL V3

Topic Description:

Short Course -

  • Basics of control charts with focus on processes that are out of control versus being mis-calibrated. 
  • How to select the appropriate control chart (won’t focus on the math or statistical elements)
  • Content is applicable outside the manufacturing sector.

Session Objectives:

  • Understand what information is in a control chart
  • Understand the difference between accuracy and being in or out of control.
  • Understand that there are different types of control charts based on how the data is measured
  • Understand how to interpret data on the charts
  • Practice interpreting data in control charts

 

About The Speaker:

Kevin Fitzgerald is the Assistant Vice-President for Project Management at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center where he runs the Office of Strategic Initiatives. He manages implementations and upgrades to enterprise software systems such as PeopleSoft Financials including grants and contract accounting, PeopleSoft Campus Solutions, People Soft Human Capital, and research systems used for regulatory review and grants pre-award processes. Kevin has directed implementations of systems for the institutional review board for the protection of human participants, grants and contracts accounting, institutional biosafety review and institutional animal care and use committee, and compliance based training courses. 

Kevin managed the conversion from monthly to bi-weekly pay cycles for the OU Health Sciences Center and implemented systems to increase the efficiency of time and leave collection. Kevin managed the implementation of the Concur travel system to automate and streamline travel booking and expense tracking, the cross-campus Equifax Electronic W2 project to reduce the need to print W2s, the Centralized Accounts Receivable System project to track AR across the HSC campus, and the paperless financial processing project to remove paper and automate the voucher payment workflow processing. 

Mr. Fitzgerald holds an MBA, a Master’s degree in Philosophy, and is pursuing a PhD in Management and Technology with a focus on leadership and organizational change.

Kevin is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Scrum Master, Six Sigma Green Belt, and is certified for Information Technology Infrastructure Library V3. Kevin is a guitar player and singer, and is in a band that entertains at private parties and corporate events.

A special note on meals: 

Vist the Winnie Mae Cafe located on the 3rd floor of the Oklahoma History Center. You can place a to-go order and bring your food into the meeting.  You may want to arrive early as wait times are unpredictable.

Please Note Refund Policy: There is no refund on food orders after 12 pm on the Monday before the event.   

 

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Tickets

$10.00 Non-member Ticket

$8.00 Member Ticket

Project Management Institute, Oklahoma City Chapter (PMI OKC) reserves the right to use any photograph/video taken at any event sponsored by PMI OKC, without the expressed written permission of those included within the photograph/video. PMI OKC may use the photograph/video in publications or other media material produced, used or contracted by PMI OKC including but not limited to: social media, brochures, invitations, books, newspapers, magazines, television, websites, etc.

To ensure the privacy of individuals and children, images will not be identified using full names or personal identifying information without written approval from the photographed subject, parent or legal guardian.

A person attending a PMI OKC event who does not wish to have their image recorded for distribution should make their wishes known to the photographer, and/or the event organizers, and/or contact PMI OKC Communications at communications@pmiokc.org, in writing of his/her intentions and include a photograph. PMI OKC will use the photo for identification purposes and will hold it in confidence.

By participating in a PMI OKC event or by failing to notify PMI OKC, in writing, your desire to not have your photograph used by PMI OKC, you are agreeing to release, defend, hold harmless and indemnify PMI OKC from any and all claims involving the use of your picture or likeness.

Any person or organization not affiliated with PMI OKC may not use, copy, alter or modify PMI OKC photographs, graphics, videography or other, similar reproductions or recordings without the advance written permission of an authorized designee from PMI OKC.

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation!