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Who’s doing what? There’s an app for that! (C193-200425P-PDD)

April 25, 2020
8:30 AM EDT - 12:30 PM EDT
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Radisson Hotel
175 Derry Road East
Mississauga, ON L5T 2Z7
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Who’s doing what? There’s an app for that! 

Excerpt A roadmap for selecting and implementing collaborative project tracking tools.

Registration Closing 8:00 P.M. on Wednesday April 22, 2020

SATURDAY MEETING AGENDA

There’s a plethora of apps dedicated to managing projects, workflows, collaboration, reporting, and other aspects related to project management. Those are part of the ecosystem in which we work every day. As someone who manages projects, it is important to be aware of the different options and capabilities of those applications in order to empower to be as effective as they can be while collaborating on a project. This presentation will cover the different stages of adopting tools from initial needs evaluation to implementation as well as outline the various considerations that should be applied at every step.

In addition, it will provide the audience with an overview of several popular tools on the market focusing on agile practices, the ability to customize the product for the workflows and information requirements in your organization, and highlighting unique features for each app through comparison with popular tools (e.g., Microsoft Project and JIRA).

Throughout the presentation, online resources such as resources and templates will be provided to participants to use, adapt and expand as needed in their projects. 

What’s in it for you?

• Build capacity to analyze, evaluate and integrate collaborative project tracking apps.

• Identify the relevant features you need for the type of projects you work on.

• Develop pilot/test-run plans for effective integration and onboarding people.

• Discuss the scalability and potential enhancements for select applications.

 

SPEAKER - Alex Andrei, CSM, SCT, SAMC, SPOC 

Alex Andrei works as an analyst and instructor at Ryerson University and specializes in web applications and collaborative tools for training delivery and process optimization. He is passionate about empowering people to bring their creative ideas to life by merging technology and design to create products and services specializing in the eLearning industry.

Alex teaches Design for Mobile Devices in the Department of Arts and Media Program in the G. Raymond Chang School, delivers workshops on Agile project management for various organizations, and volunteers with newcomers and youth programs in Canada. He studied computer science and information systems at Haifa University in Israel and has several certifications in project management and user experience design.

Date Saturday, April 25, 2020
Schedule

8:30 A.M. - 9:00 A.M.
9:00 A.M. - 12:30 P.M.

Registration & Breakfast
Presentation

Location NEW VENUE!

Radisson Hotel
175 Derry Road East, Mississauga, ON, L5T 2Z7
For a map to the location, click here.
Parking  Free
Cost
  PMI Lakeshore Member Non-Member/Others
Registration
(Pay online by Credit Card only)
$43.00 HST $63.00+HST
Payment by Credit Card

On-line using your Visa, MasterCard or Diners Club card before the registration deadline only. No payment will be accepted at the door. Receipts are issued and e-mailed to you at thetime of payment.

Deadline & Cancellation/Refund Policy

Registration and cancellation deadlines are 8:00 P.M. on Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Continuing the registration process constitutes acceptance of the PMI Lakeshore Ontraio Chapter's Cancellation/Refund Policy.

Event Photograph Policy

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Program Number

C193-200425P-PDD (4 PDUs - Technical, Activity Type: Course or Training for attending this workshop).


CONTACT

If you have questions or comments on the event please contact the Chapter, by email at [email protected].

Tickets

$43.00 PMI Lakeshore Ontario Chapter Member Registration

$63.00 Guest & Other PMI Members Ticket