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Project Management presentation 11-09-07 - 2011-09-07



Please confirm your presence no later than Thursday, September 1, by sending an email to seminar@arec.ca and writing in the subject line the number of participants - Thank you!

Presentation title:

Using PMCDF to Become a Better Project Manager
(knowing where you are, and how to get where you want to be)

Outline:
Project Management Institute (PMI) uses three dimensions to define what is considered a "competent project manager": knowledge, performance and personal competencies. While a project manager's knowledge can be demonstrated by obtaining the PMP or equivalent certification, assessing the performance and personal competencies is much more difficult.
PMI addresses this gap with the Project Manager Competency Development Framework (PMCDF), now at the Second Edition. It includes not only a clear definition of competencies required of project managers, but also examples of evidence to demonstrate them as well as a process to assess and improve individual competency level.
This presentation will demonstrate how PMCDF can be used by any Project Manager to improve their own capabilities, and apply them within an organizational context to increase the likelihood for project success. The goal is to assist the participants in:
 Understanding required competencies and how to assess them.
 Learning how to improve their competencies in project management.
 Adjusting the framework to organization particularities.

Speaker name: George Jucan, PMP
Title: Consultant/Speaker/Trainer in Project Management
Address: 31 Shadetree Cres, Woodbridge, Ontario L4H 1Y3
Phone: 416 995-6736
Email: gjucan@opendatasys.com

When: Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 6.30 PM

Cost Participation: FREE for AREC members, $10 for non-members. Members, please wear your AREC pin.

Soft drinks and light snacks will be served.

Where: KELK, 48 Lesmill Rd. (TORONTO, York Mills and Don Mills area - see map)

Looking forward to seeing you,
Executive Team
www.arec.ca

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Biography:

George Jucan is well known in the project management community as a successful IT project management consultant, captivating speaker at public events, motivating trainer and author of high-impact project management articles.

George has over 20 years of technical and management experience in complex environments, both in public and private sector. He provides consulting services in methodology definition and capability assessment, business reengineering and organizational restructuring, projects audit and recovery, as well as hands-on management of projects. Many of his projects won provincial and national awards and/or were profiled in specialty magazines.

A renowned expert in standards and methodologies, George is leading the Canadian Advisory Committee for ISO standardization activities as the Chair of the CAC/ISO/TC258 - "Project, programme and portfolio management" that will continue the activity of the CAC/ISO/PC236 - "Project management" (the upcoming ISO 21500 project management standard) where he currently acts as Vice-Chair.

Within PMI, George Jucan is currently a member of the Core Team for the upcoming PMBOK® Guide 5th Edition. His previous leadership activities in PMI Standards Committees include PMBOK® Guide 4th Edition, PMCDF - 2nd Edition, and Government Extension to the PMBOK® Guide - 3rd Edition. He is also the Chair of PMI Information Systems SIG, as well as a Board member of PMI Southern Ontario Chapter.

 

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