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Changepoint: State of Michigan Talks Implementation of Enterprise Project and Portfolio Management at Gartner PPM and IT Governance Summit

NATIONAL HARBOR, MARYLAND -- (Marketwired) -- 05/29/14 -- Changepoint Corporation, a leading provider of professional services automation (PSA) and project portfolio management (PPM) solutions for the global technology marketplace is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the Gartner PPM and IT Governance Summit, taking place next week in National Harbor, Maryland.

Changepoint is proud to feature as its solution provider session a customer case study by the State of Michigan, detailing the State's recent implementation of an enterprise project and portfolio management office, centralizing seven separate program management offices. Changepoint project has played a critical role in this endeavor, enabling a total consolidation of all technology projects into a single portfolio, allowing for portfolio wide monitoring of project status, and the capture and measurement of effort against State government-wide technology demands, improving staff allocation.

Solution Provider Customer Case Study

Title: "Reinventing Project and Portfolio Management at the State of Michigan"

When: Tuesday, June 3rd 2014 3:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Where: Solution Showcase Theatre, Gaylor National Hotel

What: This session discusses the State of Michigan's recent implementation of a true enterprise project and portfolio management organization. Michigan centralized seven different Program Management Offices, and implemented an enterprise Project Portfolio Management (PPM) tool which has enabled the entire portfolio of technology projects to be integrated. Project status is actively monitored across the entire portfolio. Planned effort for staff is now captured and is measured against technology demands across state government, improving staffing allocation.

Speaker: Ward Beauchamp, Director, Enterprise Portfolio Management Office, State of Michigan

About Changepoint

Changepoint manages critical customer business processes allowing technology services and IT teams to deliver more customer value, make smarter business decisions, and achieve new efficiencies, while operating with strong financial acumen. Recognized year over year as a market leader, Changepoint's professional services automation and project portfolio management software is relied upon by leading technology companies, and service focused IT organizations worldwide. Changepoint is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. For more information visit www.changepoint.com.

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