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PMI Keystone Chapter - Virtual Monthly Event - April 2021 - Susquehanna Managed

Technical

 

TOPIC: Change Management

 

PRESENTATION SUMMARY:

Have you ever been assigned a project in which organizational change is the objective?  This change could be a new Enterprise Resource Planning (EPR) system, a new corporate-wide software program implementation, outsourcing a department, or organizational layoffs.  How do you do such a project?  What tools are available to assist the project manager?  This presentation is designed to provide you with tools to help you be successful in such a project.  It will look at various techniques a project manager could use, as well as techniques to overcome organizational resistance to the change.

 

PRESENTER: 

Dr. John J. Byrne, PMP is an author, consultant, and an Assistant Professor of Management at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown.  He began his career with the US Navy serving as a Nuclear Reactor Operator on submarines based in Scotland and the Caribbean. These travels gave John unique experiences, which he brings to life in his presentations and classes.  This unique look is a blend of theory, application, and humor.  John has also supported the Keystone Chapter in the past as a PMP Instructor.  He devotes much of his time to project management and the Project Management Institute Educational Foundation's (PMIEF) K-12 Educational Programs. He has spoken at the Project Management Global Congress a number of times and is an outspoken advocate of project management.  His book "Polaris: Lessons in Risk Management" reflects his dedication to the field of Project Management.

 

SCHEDULE:  

6:15-6:30PM  Attendee Logon & Zoom Connectivity Assistance

6:30-6:45PM  Opening Comments

6:45-7:00PM  Tips & Tricks

7:00-8:00PM  Educational Event

 

PDUs: 

Attendees can self-report up to one (1) Technical professional development unit (PDU).  PDUs are not updated automatically for attendees. 

 

LOGISTICS: 

This event is free of cost to Keystone Chapter members and non-members, however all participants must register in advance. Members: please remember to log on with your PMI credentials when registering. 

Registrations will be accepted until capacity is reached. Logon instructions for this virtual event will be emailed a few days before the event to those who have registered. 

Please note that the PMI Keystone Chapter or its representatives may capture screenshots and/or recordings during at this event and by registering, you agree that the PMI Keystone Chapter may use images/recordings of you in any format and for any lawful purpose, including, but not limited to, publicity, illustration, advertising, web and social media content. 

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Information

Type of category: Online Event

Type of activity: Technical

Date: April 14th, 2021

Hour: 6:30PM to 8:00PM

# of PDUs: 1

Price

Members: Free

Non members and Guests: Free

Students: Free

Location