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FREE TALK: Digital Transformation for Project Managers (2 PDUs)

FREE TALK: Digital Transformation for Project Managers (2 PDUs)

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Digital Transformation for Project Managers (2 PDUs) 

by Mr. Barath, Muniandy, PMP®, LSSGB, MSc, BEng

 

Date: 9th December, 2019 (Monday) 

Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm (Registration starts at 6.30pm)

Venue: CareerGrowth Learning Center, Level 4, Krystal Point, Block B, Bayan Lepas, Penang.


Talk Synopsis and key learning / summary take away.

More and more non-IT companies are restructuring their processes, products and services around digital capabilities brought by new technologies. The key technologies driving digital transformations in companies are Big Data/Analytics, Cloud, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) and Cybersecurity. Companies must undergo a cultural shift and adapt Agile workflows to thrive in the new digital reality. Moreover, a digital transformation requires a lot of tactical level decision making in a constantly changing market. Project managers are some of the most important people in the organization for a successful digital transformation.

In this talk, the speaker will share about the basic of Digital Transformation and its important to industry. The speaker will also walk through some useful examples of technologies and tools available on the Digital Transformation which some of them available for Project Managers. In fact, some of the practicing Project Managers are already started to embark on these tools as part of their day to day PM works. The evening talk will also investigate PMO functions totality and explore how to embark on the Digital Transformation. Finally, it will look into the future of the Digital Transformation.

The key learning points and summary take away for the talk includes but not limited to the following:

  1. What is Digital Transformation?
  2. Why is Digital Transformation Important?
  3. General examples of Digital Transformation & Applications
  4. Digital Transformation be a catalyst for PMO functions
  5. The Future of Digital Transformation

Program Flow:

6:30pm – 7:00pm: Registration and Networking

7:00pm – 7:15pm: What is Digital Transformation?

7:15pm – 7:30pm: The Important of Digital Transformation

7:30pm – 8:00pm: General examples of Digital Transformation & Tool Applications

8:00pm – 8:30pm: Digital Transformation be a catalyst for PMO functions

8:30pm – 8:45pm: Question and Answer

8:45pm – 9:00pm: Continue Networking & End

 


 

Speaker Profile:

Barath Muniandy is currently working as Business Advisor for Zebra which involve in Project Management and Lean Six Sigma Improvement Projects. He has been working as Project Manager at Motorola Solutions for the past 7 years. He joined Motorola Solutions in 1999 as a Test Engineer. During his 20 years of service in Motorola Solutions, Barath held various roles in Supply Chain to R&D department in Test Engineering and Program Management Office (PMO). He has undertaken many improvement projects during this tenure with Motorola from cost saving to cycle time improvement projects.

Barath received his Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.) in Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering from University Malaysia Sarawak and holds a Master of Science (MSc.) in Information Technology from University of Science Malaysia. He also holds a PRINCE II certification, a certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, and Project Management Professional (PMP®).