Organizations that adopt projects as a means to achieving change and delivering results often find it difficult to prioritize projects and to make best use of their resources. Many recent surveys have demonstrated that project backlog is a major issue in organizations. Portfolio management is an approach that aims to align project efforts with the corporate strategy and optimize the efficient use of resources throughout the organization. This course focuses on two aspects of the management of portfolios:
This seminar is designed for experienced project managers, portfolio managers, chief project officers, project directors and senior managers who need to assign resources to projects to deliver corporate strategies.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
The table below displays the number of professional development units (PDUs) awarded for each PMI® credential, as they align to the PMI Talent Triangle™. Leadership and Strategic PDUs apply evenly across all credentials and Technical PDUs apply only to specific credentials. PDUs will be added in full to all eligible credentials.
28 - 29 June 2017 Orlando Florida, United States
Early Registration: 15 May 2017
Join our expert Mega SeminarsWorld® instructors in Orlando to learn how to manage risks on projects, discover agile strategic thinking, and how to stretch and develop others while getting the work done. Earn up to 28 PDUs and 2.8 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) while you learn with your peers in small-group, topic-intensive seminars that are aligned with the PMI Talent Triangle™.
Register by 15 May for early bird rates, and through 31 May, save on guest rooms at the Caribe Roy
6 - 7 December 2017 Miami Florida, United States
Early Registration: 30 October 2017
Join our expert SeminarsWorld® instructors in Miami to network and learn with your peers in small-group, topic-intensive seminars aligned with the PMI Talent Triangle™, while you earn up to 28 PDUs and 2.8 Continuing Education Units (CEUs).
Register by 30 October 2017 for early bird rates, and through 10 November, save on guest rooms at the Miami Marriott Dadeland.
Miami Marriott Dadeland
Olivier Lazar is an organizational governance consultant, coach, and trainer, as well as a graduate with a master’s degree and an executive MBA in strategy, project, and program management from the Lille Graduate School of Management and from the PMI Leadership Institute Master Class 2013. Committed to the advancement of the profession, he’s managing partner at Valense, Ltd., former president at the PMI Switzerland Chapter, and currently sitting at the Chapter Members Advisory Group at PMI.
With more than 15 years of project and program management experience, both on the operational and consulting perspective, Olivier has worked in a large scope of industries, from corporate finance to aerospace, and from E-business to pharmaceutical and energy. He has been published in professional press and has presented in number of PM conferences around the world, including PMI global congresses in EMEA and North America as well as a seminar leader for PMI SeminarsWorld®.
He’s also one of the very few to hold seven credentials from PMI: PMP®, PfMP®, PgMP®, PMI-PBA®, PMI-RMP®, PMI-ACP®, and PMI-SP®.
Olivier's leitmotiv lies in his conviction that sharing Knowledge is a major factor for global performance and common development, organizational and personal.