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PMI Information Systems & Technology Symposium 2017

June 14, 2017 | Online

Risk, cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things—as technology transforms project management, PM professionals are either ahead of the game, or falling behind. Stay current and competitive with the 2017 PMI Information Systems & Technology Symposium. Exclusive to PMI members, this free, virtual event delivers a full day of intelligence on innovation and its impact on your PM career. • Gain insight into the tech-driven trends disrupting our industry, without leaving your desk • Network with the PMI global community while developing the skills organizations are looking for today—and tomorrow • Earn 6 PDUs • Get actionable intelligence you will not find anywhere else, tailored specifically for project and program managers Register today— Here are more details on sessions and speakers.

PMI Information Systems & Technology Symposium 2016 (On Demand)

June 30, 2016 | Online

Overwhelmed by how technology is transforming project management? Looking to increase your productivity and learn new tech tools but don't know where to begin? No matter what your focus—medical, manufacturing, product design or otherwise—this virtual day of learning will deliver years of enduring value, with exclusive insights on how project managers are using new technologies.

Upcoming Webinars

Supply Chain Innovation Management Guideline

Dec 19, 2017 1:00 PM EST (UTC-5)
PREMIUM webinar

If you work very closely with your supply chain when innovating, this section explains the core concepts behind Supply Chain Innovation Management. Key findings and conclusion. Last round of Q&A sessions for the series.

On-demand Webinars

How to Innovate with Sustainability Goals in Mind

by Gert Staal
November 28, 2017 | 51:50 | Views: 1,867 | PDUs: 1.00 | Rating: 4.86 / 7

Particularly if you wish to connect innovation objectives with sustainability ambitions, this webinar explains the core concepts behind sustainability and where they fit in. Make a connection between your sustainability and innovation goals using the Innovation Management Maturity Model. Key findings and conclusion. Last round of Q&A sessions for the series.

Benefits of Using Supplier Integration in New Product Development

by Frederick McPherson, Milos Tipsarevic
November 14, 2017 | 56:09 | Views: 812 | PDUs: 1.00 | Rating: 5.36 / 7

Supplier Integration is an important tool and process for any firm that is looking to optimize the financial performance of their projects. We should not engage all suppliers the same way since they all have various core competencies that are more or less valuable to us.

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Leveraging the Customer to Improve Product Development

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by Dale Hagemeyer

From the Gartner PPM Summit 2007
If the first time your customers see a product is during a focus group, then you have lost 70 percent of the opportunity to leverage them in the innovation process.

Project HEADWAY: Managing Innovation: Just An Oxymoron?

PREMIUM presentation
by Mark Mullaly, Ph.D., PMP

In this webinar, Mark Mullaly explores what it takes to manage in creative and innovative environments. Drawing on insights and experiences in a range of creative professions and environments, he explores the work of creativity and innovation. He shares real-life experiences of individuals in a variety of professions and environments, and uses these experiences to develop broader principles for delivering creative work. Finally, he offers guidance on how to think about planning and managing work in situations where creativity and innovation are essential. Creativity can indeed by managed; join us to find out how.

Learn From Others

Lessons Learned: Brainstorming, It's Not What You Think It Is

by Teresa Lawrence, PhD, PMP, CSM, Roger Firestien, PhD

Brainstorming is a recognized idea-generating tool and it certainly has a home in project management. The more ideas you generate, the greater your chances are of coming up with good ideas. Follow these guidelines for a productive brainstorming session.

The Evolution of a Great Idea

by Christopher Cook

What happens when you have an innovative idea, but nobody can see your vision? From doubters and skeptics to champions and supporters, welcome to the evolution of a great idea.

Productivity: A Misguided Measurement in Software Systems?

by Ramkumar Arumugam

Standards change often, paving the way for new thinking in developing software systems. It’s also largely driven by constantly changing customer tastes and expectations, industry trends and consumer behavior. Let’s look at some of the key aspects of measuring productivity in the new age of knowledge work projects…

Leading a Megaproject? Three Things to Know First (Japanese Translation)

by Casey Freeman

あなたは、世界のすべての可能性を秘めたメガプロジェクトで契約を締めようとしています。関係するすべての人は、点線でサインして始めましょう。あなたがする前に、簡単で実用的なトレンチからの3つのレッスンがあり、時間、欲求不満、推測を大幅に節約することができます。

The Secret Formula for Strategy (Japanese Translation)

by Kevin Coleman

戦略は、環境が大きく変化したことを認識している今日の大手幹部の多くにとって重要性を増しています。これは、組織がこの新しい非常に動的な環境で成功するための独自の秘密の数式を見つけようと忙しくしています。

Coaching Agile Leaders: Applying Management Consulting Practices

by Dave Cornelius, DMa

Coaching agile leaders is a formidable task, intended to guide individuals and teams toward a culture shift, inclusive of everyone contributing to a value-driven outcome. Agile coaches leveraging the cycle of continual learning will have a measurable approach to help customers compete in a global economy.

Visualizing Your Project: Start with a Blank Slate

by Naomi Caietti

What are some ways to set your documents and technical tools aside and bring out a blank slate so project leaders can leverage the best ideas from your team to crank up the innovation? Let’s look at how we can start with a blank slate to visualize our projects creatively and be successful project leaders…

Lean-Driven Project Management: Q&A

by Norbert Majerus

Our webinar Lean-Driven Project Management shared some lean principles and practices and gave examples of how they could be used in a large variety of projects. Here, the presenter continues the conversation with this Q&A session that followed his presentation.

Let Me Tell You a Story

by Ian Whittingham, PMP

What project story do you visualize? What are you looking at? Like all good stories, projects follow a three-part form. Project stories are not always about what we did in the past. Sometimes, they can help us guide our projects into the future.

Visualizing Complexity

by Kevin Coleman

The driving force behind visualization should be extracting the value for the data and information it presents. That is a top challenge facing all of us as program and project managers.

The BICEPS Strategy: How to Keep Your Business Sustainable

by Majeed Hosseiney

Far too often, companies are ignoring the basic business rules by moving from one extreme to another with regard to tools, methods and processes instead of managing the change as an evolution. And regardless of the evolution in technology, the social economy and market changes, there is one simple formula that remains constant, one that will maintain the main muscle of your business.

Future Trends in Organizational Structure

by Deepali Uppal

Is the organizational structure moving back to flat? Will the new structure for large organizations be a blend of hierarchy and wirearchy models? This article will discuss how the matrix structure has hit malaise, and share a potential structure of the future.


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