Competitive Project Management

Location
State University of New York
New Paltz/Albany - United States

Dates
3 weeks
January or July

Investment
U$ 8,079 + Enrollment: U$ 90
50% scholarsh.: 16 installments of U$ 258


Program Theme

Presenting Project Management new tools and methods to give a competitive edge for project-based companies.

Target

Undergraduate students and young professionals from different backgrounds interested in Project Management.

Objectives

To enable participants to cope with the challenges of Project Management under an international perspective. To discuss contemporary topics of Project Management in a Global, Digital world.

Benefits for scholarship holders participating in this program:

- Free Business English module
- Assistance and documents to obtain the American Visa
- Full support for academic and logistic preparation for the program

Why should I attend this course?

  • Lectures given by university PhDs or specialists with vast executive experience;
  • Meetings with local executives included in the activity grid;
  • Technical visit to the United Nations headquarters in New York;
  • Opportunity for international networking with project management professionals.

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Competitive Project Management

Program Profile
Classes and company visits in a full-time basis
Workload
80h classroom/activities/company visits
Additional Activity
Business English module included in the program with 27 hours of classes
Students per Classroom
From 15 to 30
students
Certification
Certificate in Executive Management and Business English
Language
English

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Content

Module 1


1st week: Foundations of Project Management

Project examples; Needs identification, Project Selection, RFP models; A&D High Tech Case; Introduction to SharePlan Central (in lab); Proposed solutions, The project, Planning the project; Proposal example, Scheduling, SharePlan scheduling in lab. Company visits and Business Cases.

Module 2


2nd week: Special topics in Project Management

Resources, cost planning & performance; SharePlan costs in lab; Managing project risks; PERT; SharePlan Scheduling and Resources (in lab); SharePlan cost & control (in lab); The project manager and the project team.

Module 3


3rd week: New frontiers in Project Management

Reducing Project Duration; SharePlan time changing in lab; International Projects; Outsourcing; Project presentations.

Competitive Project Management

The State University of New York is one of the most respected education systems in the United States. Founded in 1828, its 64 campuses in New York are home to a passionate community of professors, researchers, and students from around the world. In cooperation with IBS Americas, international students have available two formats of executive programs: intensive three-week summer/winter presential courses and semester-long blended courses, with online classes over 4 months and 8 days in person in NY for in-depth learning activities at the end of the semester. The summer/winter 3-weeks courses consist of full-day lessons and company visits, bringing to life the concepts addressed in class. An opportunity for immersion into the American business and cultural reality in the region of cities like New York, Boston, Washington DC and other spots of touristic interest in the 3 free weekends during the stay. The semester-long hybrid programs offer 4 months of live online classes via Zoom and 8 intensive days of company visits and classes at the Albany campus at the end of the course. In 194 hours of classes, guided activities and company visits, the participants build and solidify essential professional skills in the most relevant international business concepts and tools. The course runs from March to July or September to January, with the participation of young professionals from different academic and ethnic backgrounds, and also allows two free weekends in the New York area. In both program formats classes are taught by experienced faculty, Ph.Ds and Market Specialists, that will introduce you to new perspectives and best practices in various scenarios. Guided company visits are the perfect opportunity to explore the American corporate world, hear firsthand the challenges business leaders faced, as well as expand your professional network. The visit to the UN headquarters in Manhattan will broaden your understanding of international relations. All of this, in addition to a Business English course that will boost your communication skills, is offered to students and young professionals from all continents.

Profile of students who have attended this course

  • Ab InBev
  • Absa Bank
  • AES Gener
  • Ágora CTVM
  • Ambev
  • Apex America
  • AT&T GNS
  • Atlas Schindler
  • Banco do Brasil
  • Banco Macro
  • Basf
  • BBVA Continental
  • Bradesco
  • Citibank
  • Embraer
  • National Aviation Agency Brazil
  • Itaú Unibanco
  • TIVIT
  • Wells Fargo

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