Capability Counts 2017 Highlights


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Capability Counts 2018 Conference Venue

Hyatt Regency Reston

1800 Presidents Street

Reston, VA 20190, US


A block of discounted rooms has been reserved for attendees at a rate of $219 per night, plus all applicable taxes.

This rate is available through 9 April 2018 or until the room block is full.

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*If you need additional assistance regarding your reservation, please call 888-421-1442


Hotel And Travel Information

The Reston hotel is just minutes from Washginton Dulles International Airport (IAD), and within an hour of Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA) and Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI).

Program Tracks & Presentations

Download 2017 conference presentations:

Keynote & Featured Presentations:

Tuesday, 16 May 2017:

    • Keynote Address: In Space, Capability Still Counts! by Greg Williams, NASA (Presentation unavailable at this time. Awaiting permission for public release.)

Wednesday, 17 May 2017:

Features the benefits of implementing CMMI within your organization and case studies from organizations who have delivered successful products and services.

Features success stories of organizations leveraging their capability, outpacing the competition, and demonstrating best practices.

Features presentations from experienced professionals who will share their knowledge and help you and your organization plan and conduct high-value appraisals.

Features presentations on CMMI adoption and capability improvement experience in the healthcare sector.

Features presentations on CMMI adoption and capability improvement experience in the government sector.

Features presentations that enable CMMI adopters to integrate their CMMI adoption and implementation with other models, standards, bodies of knowledge, and methods.

Features presentations on topics that would appeal to professionals who are pursuing careers within specific disciplines. Learn first-hand from experienced professionals in your field of work.

Capability Challenge

The Capability Counts Conference featured the 2nd annual Capability Challenge, a webinar-based competition that showcased business success stories.

Congratulations to our 2017 Capability Challenge Champion, Prem Ranganath from QuintilesIMS! Prem’s business story highlighted a dramatic transformation in his organization’s capability by integrating cultural, technological, and process improvements. Here's what Prem had to say about winning the 2017 Capability Challenge:

The 2018 Capability Challenge submissions will open soon.



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