Topic: The Operational Layer - The Centre of Business Success
Discover the 4 dynamic functions of leadership which drive business culture. Recognize and minimize the internal and external pressure around projects and learn what your Stakeholders, other Leaders and Team Members value most. Your projects’ success may depend on your ability to adapt your communication and approach to those around you…
Please note: Attendees will be sent an email and link on Friday, November 16th with a personality test so they can determine their own classification. This will aid in Workshop examples and exercises.
Space is limited! Register now for this free event on December 4th at The Mill Street Brewery at 555 Wellington Street.
Speaker information to follow.
Join us for a free member event and grow your professional network in a relaxed environment and reconnect with the PMI OVOC community. Surrounded by your peers, seasoned project managers and leading recruiters in the project management field, you'll have the opportunity to make lasting connections all while immersing yourself in the collective spirit of the PMI OVOC membership. Come soak in the knowledge of seasoned professionals who will speak to a variety of industry standards and best practices.
Know someone who may be interested in becoming a PMI OVOC Member? Bring them along and let them experience PMI OVOC first hand!
Don’t forget to bring a hand-full of business cards as you'll be able to drop one off for the chance to win a door prize and it will be the perfect opportunity to share your contact information with others while you mingle and network.
Come discover the benefits of your PMI OVOC membership. We can’t wait to hear what you’ve been up to!
Topic #1: Infrastructure Project Delivery in the Middle East (1 hour - 1 PDU under Strategic & Business Management)
In the span of a decade, a global city doubled with a business hub went from a paradise for fuel-guzzling SUVs to a heaven for mass transit users. This is the inside story - known to very few - of how it all happened, from the perspective of a project manager. This is a story of vision, leadership and risk-taking.
Presenter #1: Taoufik Mounib, P.Eng., PMP, Project Manager, Bombardier
Taoufik cumulates some 25 years of international experience. In addition to Canada, he has lived and worked in Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. His experience spans from the feasibility stage up to the start of operations of urban transit projects. He currently works for Bombardier Transportation as Head of Engineering for a 300 m$ project in Saudi Arabia. He graduated as an engineer in 1987 and as an urban planner in 2006. He received his PMP certification in 2015.
#Topic #2: Blockchain and Project Management (1 hour - 1 PDU under Strategic & Business Management)
Blockchain technologies have been gaining interest for potential use in a variety of contract management applications. This presentation will give a base explanation of the current state of Blockchain platforms and look into the hype and hyperbole surrounding Blockchain opportunities in project and contract management.
Presenter #2: Craig Jeffrey, P.Eng., PMP, Senior IT-IS Director, CMC Microsystems
Craig Jeffrey is a founding member of the Kingston Planning Committee of PMI OVOC. He is the Senior IT-IS Director for CMC Microsystems, responsible for strategy, management and direction of IT Infrastructure, IS application development, IT operations and cyberinfrastructure for CMC Microsystems.