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Estimation for Social Services Information Systems: Lessons from the Trenches

Published: September 4, 2015
Technical Assistance
Child Welfare, Child Welfare Information Systems

Cost estimating for social services information systems is a critical component of successful project planning and management. This webinar will share techniques for accurately estimating information technology projects, from early stage rough order of magnitude (ROM) estimates through change requests during project development and implementation. The webinar will share lessons learned in California using cost estimation principles and processes for project planning and throughout implementation and operation.

Presenters include William Roetzheim, an expert on parametric modeling of software project costs; Les Fujitani, Project Director for Child Welfare Services in the State of California; and Duc Truong, IT Services Management Architect, California.