I am only going to be able to stick around for the first half but looks to be a good night
When: Tuesday, September 16th, 2008 Where: Microsoft HQ, Redmond, WA Building #: Building #:36 Room: 1106 Time: Meeting Start 6:15 PM – Pizza Arrives @ 7:00pm End: 9:00PM
Agenda 6:15pm – 7:00pm – Bill Dow, Bruce Taylor, present the “Project Management Communications Overview…..” Project communications is a critical but often overlooked component of successful project management. Bill & Bruce will provide project managers with methods and techniques to enhance your project communications. There will be four major areas covered in this presentation. These include:
• The reasons for project failure • Introduction to Project Communications • How to succeed at project communications • Top project communication tools. 7:00pm – 7:15pm - Dinner and social time
7:30pm – 9:00pm - Main Dinner Speaker Carl Chatfield and the MPA Board presents: Prepare for the new MS Project exam with your peers at the Puget Sound MPA chapter
Join us at our September - December chapter meetings for demos and hands-on practice with the learning objectives of the new Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) exam 70-632 covering the Microsoft Project desktop application. The prep sessions are led by Carl Chatfield, author of the popular Project Step by Step books, and hands-on help is available from the MPA chapter officers (all Project experts as well). Whether you take the exam or not, these prep sessions will give you a thorough introduction to the major features of MS Project and hear real-world advice about their best uses.
9:00pm - Prizes