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Inheriting a Project Already in Progress

The NYS Forum Project Management Work Group hosted its summer PM Community of Practice session entitled "Inheriting a Project Already in Progress".  The event, held on June 27th, featured an insightful presentation followed by a lively panel discussion.

The presentation, given by QED National's, Ed Salviolo, addressed different types of inherited projects, discussed methods for dealing with various scenarios, and offered "keys to success" for transitioning projects.

The panel discussion, facilitated by Chris Foster, PMP, of CGI, featured:

  • Brenda Breslin, PMP - Director, Project & Program Management, NYS ITS - Health & Human Services
  • Vivian Conboy, PMP - PMO Director, NYS ITS - Dept of Health
  • Ed Salviolo - Director of Data Center and Storage Solutions, QED National

This panel of Project Management experts discussed their diverse experiences in management of inherited projects and fielded questions by Chris Foster as well as audience members.

The presentation and reference materials may be viewed at: