Roundtable: BostonMetro
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BostonMetro Roundtable

Manager: Bob Louton

Co-Manager: Amy Hand


This Roundtable meets monthly

Every 2nd Wednesday at 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM at the Suffolk University Law School, 120 Tremont Street, 5th floor, Boston, Ma 02108.

  • The granite building is across from the Granary Burying Ground. From Park Street Station, you can see it uphill on Tremont with a bowed façade and columns.
  • You must show the guard a picture ID to get into the building.
  • On the 5th floor, turn right off the elevator and head down the hallway
  • Our room is at the corner 2 hallways with a glass wall and lots of equipment inside.
Picture of building facade 

What you just missed on November 8

  • PARAG: reference framework for middle-management transformation  
  • Sriram Rajagopalan presented


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Upcoming Meetings (click on the date to go to that event in MyEventGuru)



Dec 13 - Strategic Scheduling 


Jan 10Negotation Skills for Project Managers

Feb 14 - Digital transformation un-mystified

Mar 14Self-Motivation: Having the Energy to Get It Done

Apr 11 -We are looking ahead for some great discussions in 2018.

May 9A roundtable is a great place to practice your presentation skills.

Jun 13Currently available

Jul 11Share some new knowledge that you found to be helpful

Aug 8TBD—could be you!

Sep 12Got a tough challenge on your projects? Roundtables can help with that.

Oct 10Share how you handle specific aspects of your domain. That frequently helps others in their domains.

Nov 14Use this roundtable as your idea lab for a challenge at work.

Dec 12Share new approach or perspective on a common activity or challenge.



Jan - Dive deep on something that interests you and share with us all.

Feb - Know someone who might be willing to present at our roundtable?


Get the Most out of our Meetings

Tell us about topics that will help you be a better project manager

What do you want to learn more about? What are your biggest challenges at work? If the specific topic isn't yet clear in your mind, Amy or Bob can be a sounding board. 

Be a presenter

You don't need to know all the answers. Often, just asking the questions that challenge you helps us all develop as professionals. Talk with Amy or Bob about what you are thinking. Check the schedule above for an open month. Your time spent preparing is "Giving back" (Category D) and worth extra PDUs.

Earn PDUs

You can report 1 PDU for attending a roundtable meeting. We can help you select the right category for the meeting (technical, leadership, strategic). The chapter provides a document with instructions for reporting a roundtable PDU. If you lead a meeting, you can earn even more PDUs for your preparation.