Mitacs Step: Foundations of Project Management 2 - Toronto (Nov 16 - 17, 2011)

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When: Wednesday, November 16, 2011 - Thursday, November 17, 2011

Time: Nov 16    8:30am - 4:30pm (Registration 8:00am SHARP)

           Nov 17    8:30am - 4:30pm 

Where: Ryerson University

Room: Room 1136 11th Floor, 1 Dundas St West 

 

PLEASE NOTE: Foundations of Project Management I is a pre-requisite for this workshop.


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As participants in Foundations of Project Management I: A team-based approach, we are inviting you to continue to build on your skills for success and join the Mitacs Step Program for this two-day interactive workshop, Foundations of Project Management II.

As part of Mitacs Step Program, this workshop was developed to provide opportunities for students to build on skill sets necessary to succeed in both the academia and industry setting.

Limited funding is available for student travel and accommodation for participants. Please contact the appropriate Step department in either British Columbia or Ontario for more information.


Learning Outcomes
 

Workshop Agenda: Day 1

  • Introductions and discussion of success from session 
  • Preparing a project overview statement
  • Estimating and budgeting
  • Resource scheduling
  • Crisis management
  • Implementing the plan
  • Creating the ideal project culture for creativity, innovation, and productivity


Workshop Agenda: Day 2

  • Giving and receiving constructive criticism
  • Situational Leadership
  • Personal Planning
  • Learning, review, action planning and project closure

 

 

 

Date: 
Wed, 11/16/2011 - 08:00 - Thu, 11/17/2011 - 08:00

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