Introducing the CA PPM 'Third Thursday' community webcast series

Blog Post created by molje04 Employee on Jul 21, 2016

We are pleased to announce a new PPM community webcast series designed to help you get the most out of your PPM investment. On the 'Third Thursday' of each month, at 11:00 am EST, the PPM team will deliver an education based webcast on various aspects of the product with the goal of offering greater visibility and know how into the product. Listed below are the first three community webcasts, and at the beginning of each quarter we will post a new set of webcasts for you to join. The webcasts will be recorded and available for viewing post event for customers who might not be able to attend the live session.


All upcoming and recorded sessions will be available from this link. The webex for each session is available via this doc page as well.


Clarity PPM Demo Series


We look forward to seeing you on the webcasts!


We’ll post a monthly blog as a reminder on each webcast topic, along with a bit more details on the session, and include the webex invite information.


Financial Management – August 18th 11.00am EST

In this webcast the team will overview the broad range of Financial Management capabilities in CA PPM.  This session is designed to highlight all the use cases our solution supports and gain feedback on for future more detailed webcasts cover  these topics in more detail.  Topics highlighted will include: capital management, financial planning and forecasting, contractor management, Revenue management, Benefit realization,  ‘Bill of IT”, Investment Funding Management, etc. Participants will gain a fundamental understanding of CA PPM’s financial management capabilities and the use cases the solution is designed to positively improve.

Presented by Sonja Furneaux, Sr Principal Consultant, Presales

As a Senior Principal Consultant at CA Technologies, Sonja is responsible for providing product and industry knowledge in regards to the broad topic of Portfolio Management.   With over 15 years of experience in the industry and previous financial and integration knowledge, Sonja offers a unique perspective and practicality in planning, managing, and delivering work effectively.  

Sonja has been with CA Technologies for over 8 years in this role with a high competence in IT Financial Management, Resource Management, IIPA, Six Sigma, PSA, and a host of work execution methodologies including being SAFe certified.  Her passion for the space is infectious.  She loves the reach that the PPM industry into organization of all sizes and purpose, engaging with a client’s culture, understanding their challenges and demonstrating solutions of real value.


RSVP and Add to Your Calendar HERE: CA PPM Community Webcast - Financial Management – August 18th 11:00am EST


CA PPM 15.1 Release Overview – September 15th 11.00am EST


This session will introduce customers to the latest capabilities in the CA PPM 15.1 release. The webcast will focus on features the team has designed for the new user experiences of ‘Nicole’, the project manager who needs to better connect with the teams she’s supporting while providing progress to stakeholders, and ‘Mike’, the team member who wants to stay up to date and have easier ways to report his work. This session is designed to give you a walk through of the new project manager and time entry experiences available in the 15.1 release.


RSVP and Add to Your Calendar HERE: CA PPM Community Webcast - CA PPM 15.1 Release Overview – September 15th 11:00am EST


Management Insights – October 20th 11.00am EST


Providing insights around the organization is a key use case of CA PPM. Join this webcast for an overview of reporting and analytics features in CA PPM designed to provide teams both out of the box reports and a configurable analytics platform. Attendees will see examples of how analytics can provide real-time data into how projects and portfolios are managed.


RSVP and Add to Your Calendar HERE: CA PPM Community Webcast - Management Insights – October 20th 11:00am EST





Jeff Moloughney

Product Marketing