Digitization: The Changing World of Project Management

Location: Other Online on 05 May 2021 Starting at 17:30 Ending at 18:30
Type Lecture / discussion
Speaker Prof. Martina Huemann & Alfred Steinwender
Organizer Institute WU Executive Academy
Contact catherina.segal@wu.ac.at

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Over the past ten years, digitization has transformed the sphere of project management profoundly. At the same time, the share of project-based work within companies has been constantly increasing across all industries and functions: according to a forecast by the Project Management Institute (PMI), companies all over the world will need an additional 2.2 million project managers by 2027. 

Join this event where two project management experts will discuss and engage with you in a conversation on topics such as

  • How have project managers been experiencing the digitization process

  • Digital infrastructure and tools as a basis for successfully managing projects

  • Traditional, agile and hybrid project approaches and the difference they make for equipment 

  • Remote collaboration in both traditional and agile projects

  • Artificial intelligence, chatbots, and data analytics: what the future will bring

  • The changing role of the project manager

At this discussion round, you will be able to ask questions directly to these two experts: 

  • Prof. Martina Huemann, Head of the Project Management Group at WU as well as the Academic Director of the Professional MBA in Project Management

  • Alfred Steinwender, Head of Delivery Unit RBI Group & UNIQA, Chairman of the PPB and Founder of NeuroChange

Joining this event will provide you insights on existing solutions, opportunities and challenges as well as expected trends that are changing project management and the role of the project manager.

Register for the Event here: https://bit.ly/3nioPaH

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