Date: Wed Sep 19, 2018
Time: 5:00 - 6:00 PM - Dinner
6:00 - 8:00 PM - Keynote
Venue: Four Seasons Hotel, Vancouver, 791 West Georgia St.(Pavillon I & II)
Cost: $45 Members (must login to receive member discount)
$70 Late Registration
Salad: Baby kale, Parmesan, Lemon, Brioche Crumble, Anchovy Vinaigrette
Main: Soy Glazed Steelhead, Bok Choy, Shitake Scallion Rice, Miso Vinaigrette
Dessert: Lime tart, Lime Curd, Vanilla Short Crust, Toasted Meringues
2 PDUs available - 1 Leadership, 1 Strategic and Business Management
About this session
Power and politics are an intrinsic, though often ignored, aspect of all projects. This presentation will help project managers to pragmatically navigate the, at times, murky and treacherous political landscape of the project world. Power and politics are an intrinsic, though often ignored, aspect of all projects. This presentation will help project managers to pragmatically navigate the, at times, murky and treacherous political landscape of the project world.
1) An awareness of the critical role power and politics play in the management of projects
2) An understanding of how power and politics can come into play in projects
3) An awareness and understanding of approaches to the management of power and politics in project organizations.
Eamonn is an active researcher, teacher and consultant on projects and their management. Eamonn is an active researcher, teacher and consultant on projects and their management. He has worked as a project manager and consultant on project management for over two decades in industries that range from community-based not for profits to large scale manufacturing engineering.
Eamonn works as a course designer, developer and instructor on the Douglas College Post Degree Diploma in Project Management and acts as Principal Investigator on the newly established Douglas Applied Research and Education initiative.
Eamonn takes a pragmatic approach to manage projects and recognizes that technical and procedural order coexists with the messy social and political disorder of everyday projects. His approach to projects and their management is informed by his own practice and research and the practice and research of many valued and respected colleagues. He maintains his curiosity and passion and expands his project knowledge by learning from and collaborating with colleagues both locally and internationally.
Eamonn holds a Ph.D. in Industrial and Business Studies from Warwick Business School in the UK and is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP).
|Event Date||09-19-2018 5:00 pm|
|Event End Date||09-19-2018 8:00 pm|
|Registration Start Date||08-24-2018 12:00 pm|
|Cut off date||09-19-2018 1:00 pm|
|Late Fee||$10.00(From 09-19-2018)|
|Location||Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver|