Comprehensive course analysis
Who should attend
The program is aimed for experienced project managers and project directors who want to deepen their understanding on complexities of leading large projects.
This program suits well for project managers whose responsibility has increased to cover managing stakeholders, change and risks as well as leading a larger team.
About the course
Step up to Lead Projects
The Leading Large Projects – PM 3 program focuses on leading large projects with a specific focus on stakeholders, complexities in projects, and change challenges.
During the program, we will be looking at different aspects that make leading large and complex projects so challenging. These include not only the size of the projects in itself but also the environment, stakeholders, and all people involved in the projects and the ones needed for the successful completion of a large project. Often large projects are also changing initiatives and this is covered as one part of the program. This program is aimed at project managers who have the responsibility for the successful completion of complex projects. The program provides you a unique opportunity to develop your skills with renowned international faculty, interactive exercises through the program days, and experienced co-participants.
The program provides you a holistic understanding of how to be successful as a project director in mega projects and gives an opportunity to experiment with learnings. Through the program, the project manager will be better prepared to meet the day-to-day challenges.
You will get a deep understanding of complexities of leading large projects and change initiatives
You will learn methods and best practices for leading complex projects
You will be a part of the network of experienced project managers
Contents and Schedule
The program covers themes around leading large projects and managing stakeholders as a key element. The program also looks at complexities of projects from structural, emergent and social perspective. Finally the topic of projects as change initiatives is covered.
Leading Large Projects is a 2-day program.
The program consists of interactive simulation exercise, thought-proviking lectures and facultyed group discussions to learn and share experiences with other participants.
- Though provoking lectures. World class faculty sharing knowledge and experience
- Simulation exercise. Action oriented team work to practice project management and leadership
- Group discussions. Opportunity for sharing and learning from other participants
Prior to Cranfield University, Stephen worked on projects for the oil business before moving on to work at Virgin before working directly for a global CEO as head of Project & Programme Management Strategy. He has experience of Project and Programme Management in almost all business sectors f...
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