Global projects are the key initiatives used to connect business strategy with global growth and compliance objectives. As corporate strategists increase the focus on obtaining future growth from global activities, organizations need to be able to take rigorous project disciplines to the global stage and execute projects effectively and efficiently.
To attend or not to attend?
This is the QUESTION! Well, whether you like or not, if you want to participate in the global project management opportunities, you need to start somewhere and this is a good place to start your journey.
By 2015, ASEAN will become borderless with approximately 600 million people spread over 10 countries. As countries race to prepare themselves for the 2015 deadline, not a few organizations and individuals are realizing that there is so much to do in so little time. We as project managers have to prepare ourselves ahead of the pack. If you want to stand out from the pack, you have to stand outside the pack.
GLOBAL PROJECT MANAGEMENT is a series conference activities that consist of 1 day International Conference on Project Management, namely PM DAY 2014, and two-day workshop.
On Day 1, you will be attending the PM DAY 2014, themed “The X Factors of Project Management – Reveal the Secrets to Project Success” with remarkable international speakers Mr. Amin Leiman, PMP, CISA, CPC from USA and Mr. Carlos “Pido” K. Aguilar, Jr. from Philippines. There will be also interactive talk show with the moderator is Mr. Indra Uno, chairman of Mien. R. Uno Foundation.
Start on Day 2, the workshop begins! We will start our journey of exploration on how we as Indonesian global project managers can discover, dream, design and execute our destiny to fully participate in these global projects. But first, we will give you an overview of global project management: recognizing global project characteristics, understanding global project management challenges, and identifying global project manager skills. Second, we will show you how to prepare for global projects: recognizing global business opportunities, analyzing risks and threats, and setting up criteria for selecting global projects. Next through a series of interactive exercises we will identify what your personal strengths so you will be able to present yourself in the best light possible aligning and utilizing these attributes to be a global project manager. From there, we will take you to Day 3.
On our Day 3, we will collectively discover the global project challenges: defining global project scope, developing staffing plan in a project team, and planning risk management. Subsequently, we will share with you the logistics, language, culture and stakeholder engagements of a global project. We will then facilitate a design session to develop your own “Global Project Management Strengths” and determine the criteria of what others perceive as value and how they interact with you in a global project life cycle. Then finally we will develop your “Global Project Management” Action Plan for capturing your global project opportunities in the best possible way and therefore elevating your career to the next level.
At the end of this two-day workshop, you will uncover the world of global project management and create a personal plan to pursue your first global project. Let’s capture the best global projects in ASEAN and around the world.
Amin Leiman, PMP, CISA, CPC, will be a speaker at PM DAY as well as Global Project Management workshop. He is the Founder and President of BENDINO, an organizational development training firm that specializes in training project managers to become effective Intrapreneurs by focusing on their Unique Selling Proposition (USP). He is a former president of PMI Honolulu, Hawaii, a member of PMI Indonesia, PMI Japan, PMI Taiwan, and PMI Philippines chapter. Mr. Leiman was an adjunct professor at University of Hawaii, Hawaii Pacific University, and California State Polytechnic University, Pomona.