Serverpc:processMax Release Baseline:Collateral Materials:Spin pmax.ppt Page 11 SPI Project Initiation Process-oriented informal group begins meeting over brown bag lunches. At least one of them has an urgent proposal deadline and 2 or 3 have been to a process- related conference. One of them gets appointed SEPG Leader and is allowed to charge 1 day per week for this work. Process Action Teams (PAT) are formed, with Key Process Area-type names and PAT Leaders are appointed. PATs are allowed to meet and charge overhead 4 hours per week per person usually on Friday afternoons.