Technical Development

Patricia Dazé, PMP
Director of Technical Development


Patricia Dazé is currently Senior Advisor, Enterprise Risk Management & Governance with Suncor Energy, Inc.
Her previous 18 years were with Nortel, most recently involved in Application Segregation Programs for Nortel divestitures.  As part of the Nortel IT corporate PMO Program Support Office, Patricia developed and implemented a Project Risk Management program to enhance their formal Project Management process. Through Nortel IT's corporate initiative to educate Project Managers for certification, Patricia has provided training to PMP aspirants, focusing on the Knowledge areas of Scope Management and Risk Management. 
Patricia has a background in Engineering Physics & Management and Masters in Information Science and has worked in varied roles at Nortel, including engineering and competitive analysis research, systems development and support, and marketing.
Patricia's goals for the Technical Development role include:
            - Sharing our Knowledge - hosting and partnering in International Conferences
                                   and Symposia
            - Exploring the Field - communicating information about resources, tools,
                                   processes and techniques for Project Risk Management
            - Reaching In - tapping into the collective RiskSIG "groupsource" to promote the
                                   exchange of Risk Management best practices and mature the
                                   tenets of Risk Management
            - Reaching Out - expanding our community base with affiliations with Risk
                                   Manager Practitioners and Associations outside of PMI.

Patricia can be reached at