Foundations of Project Management II - Kingston (February 18 & 19, 2014)
Foundations of Project Management II - Kingston, ON
When: Tuesday, February 18 - Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Time: February 18- 8:30am-4:30pm (Registration begins at 8:15am)
February 19 - 8:30am-4:30pm
Where: Queen's University, John Deutsch University Centre
Room: Robert Sutherland Room
Cost: This workshop, as with all Mitacs Step workshops, is free for program interns. However, the preauthorization of a valid credit card is required as part of the registration process. A $50 penalty will be applied to all late cancellations (cancellations that are not made 5 days or more before the workshop date), no shows, or incomplete attendance. These penalties are only charged after the completion of a workshop and no charges are ever made to interns who participate in full. For answers to some frequently asked questions, please visit our help page: http://step.mitacs.ca/faq
PLEASE NOTE: Foundations of Project Management I is a pre-requisite for this workshop. You will not be allowed to attend if you have not completed this pre-requisite. This course uses the same binder of materials given to you in FPMI and it is your responsibility to bring this set of materials with you to this course.
Build on the skills developed in Foundations of Project Management I: A team-based approach through 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.
Workshop Agenda: Day 1
- Introductions and discussion of success from level I
- 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