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Decode Project Management: Get Your Game On!

Technical

Title

Decode Project Management: Get Your Game On!

Event Date

Saturday, 24 August 2019

Agenda

9.00am - 9.30am: Reception & Registration(coffee)

9.30am - 9.45am: Proceed to conference hall

9.45am - 10.45am: Gamification

10.45am - 11.15am: Q&A, Summary

11.15am - 11.30am: Photo-taking session

11.30am - 1.00pm : Lunch session, Free & easy

1.00pm: End

PDUs

1 PDU

Fee

  • Members: RM70
  • Non-Members: RM100
  • Early bird discount = RM50 if register before 19 Aug 2019 (Please use this promo code during registration: EB-ET20190824)

Speakers

Dawn Mahan, PMP, Founder & CEO of PMOtraining, LLC

Speaker Brief

Ms. Mahan is the sole inventor of the ProjectFlo® Process Learning System used in organizations such as Time Warner Cable, Cisco Systems, the PMI Southern New England Chapter and The American Chamber of Commerce in Indonesia.  She makes learning PMI’s complex process quick, easy and fun!  Dawn has led global transformation projects for the C-suite, facilitated workshops globally, is a dynamic speaker, coach and mentor. She specializes in recommending right-sized techniques from the Fortune 500 to transform strategy into an executable plan coupled with talent development that empowers internal resources to get the right projects done right the first time.  Look for her upcoming book:  "Accomplish More. Stress Less. The Practical Guide to Driving Successful Projects."

Dawn is visiting us from the United States where she was a 2013 Select Greater Philadelphia Science Technology Engineering & Math (STEM) spokesperson on WHYY Radio in Philadelphia and named 2014 Professional of the Year - Consulting/Project Management by Strathmore Who’s Who Worldwide. She is the Board Chair of the American Lung Association’s Philadelphia Leadership Board, a Rutgers University Leading Distruptive Innovation Advisory Board member, built houses in Cambodia with Habitat for Humanity and is a certified SCUBA diver. She graduated with an AS in Actuarial Science, a BS in Mathematics and achieved her PMP under the 2nd Edition.

Overview

Participate in PMOtraining’s exclusive game that explores the project management framework implemented in organizations around the world. This workshop is the most fun you can have with the Project Management Institute’s (PMI’s) Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®) Sixth Edition, a global gold standard which is now 750+ pages. We have summarized it on just ONE page and made into a game!

This session is rated “E” for everyone! Whether you are simply curious about the PMI way, are currently studying for the certification exam, were certified under a previous PMBOK edition, or are a seasoned professional, you will walk away understanding the latest version of this complex process in only an hour and have fun too. For a preview of the session, watch the post-session video recap (~2 minutes) from the 2018 ISPI Annual Conference in Seattle, WA here: https://www.pmotraining.com/gaming.

This session is co-sponsored by Lively (linkto: https://livelyevent.com).

This session has received great feedback like:

“This was the most interactive, most engaging meeting we’ve ever had.”

Dan Oneufer, PMI Chapter Leader, United States

“I’ve been attending meetings for 2 years and this was my favorite.”

PMI Chapter Dinner Meeting Attendee, Pennsylvania

Learning takeaways

Participants will learn about and experience a key element of Design Thinking, highlights of Gamification all while learning what is arguably the most complex global gold standard in project management on earth.   

The Project Management Institute’s (PMI’s) Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®) Sixth Edition:

• 5 Process Groups through imagery

• 10 Knowledge Areas through storytelling

• 49 Processes through gamification and design thinking

If you are considering or actively studying for the CAPM or PMP certification, this session is a must!  Attendees can self-report up to one (1) Technical professional development unit (PDU).

Target Audience

This session is rated “E” for “Everyone!” Whether you are simply curious about the PMI way, are currently studying for the certification exam, were certified under a previous PMBOK edition, or are a seasoned professional, you will walk away understanding the latest version of this complex process in only an hour and have fun too.

ZERO project management knowledge or experience is required. This workshop is ideal for all stakeholders of the project management process including PMO Leaders, Project Sponsors, Project Managers, Resource Managers and Team Members.

PMPs who studied under a previous edition will find this to be the easiest and most interesting way to understand the newest “PMI way.”

People considering their certification will be introduced to the process, rated as the #1 most difficult part of the exam.

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Informations

Type of activity: Weekend Talk

Date: 24 August 2019

Hour: 9:00 to 13:00

Nb of PDUs: 1.0

Price

Members: RM70.00

Non members: RM100.00

Students: RM70.00

Location

Seminar Room (SR) 7.7, Level 7. HELP University, ELM Business School, No. 15 Jalan Sri Semantan 1, Off Jalan Semantan, Bukit Damansara 50490 Kuala Lumpur.

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