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Titre

Project management for researchers

Dates

6 and 7 April 2020

UNIL

Langue EN Workshop language is English
Organisateur(s)

Graduate Campus

Intervenant(s)

Dr. Sina Henrichs is 

Description

Workshop description

The workshop will include 2 days. This workshop gives an overview on available PM software tools, only (you will not learn PM software in detail).

 

Workshop content

 

Day 1

Define and prepare 

• Understand what is a project, and what is not

• Learn what is project management in academia vs. industry

• Get an introduction into the project life-cycle 

Develop plans

• Make a work breakdown structure (WBS)

• Define dependencies and relations (network diagrams)

• Schedule and estimate project plan durations

• Do cost estimations

 

Day 2

Introduction to Agile Project Management

• Consider agile and iterative approaches

• SCRUM for researchers

Identify risks

• Consider changes, project crashing and common mistakes

• Develop a risk management plan

Execution of projects

• Make an Earned Value Analysis

• Monitoring of progress (cost baseline)

• Project communication 

 

 

Lieu

UNIL

Information

Schedule: 9:00 - 16:45

Target audience

This workshop is intended primarily for UNIL/CHUV postdocs.

Doctoral candidates will find a similar offer through the CUSO Transversal Programme. If you request registration for this workshop you will be placed on a waiting list. If a place is available in the weeks prior to the first meeting, we will contact you to confirm your participation .

Places

12

Délai d'inscription 31.03.2020
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