Introduction to Earned Value: A Case Study
Joseph D. Launi, PMP
PMIWDC Non-Member Rate
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Earned value is a tremendous method to track the value of a project’s product as it relates to planned and actual spending. This session will introduce the audience to basic earned value concepts and to recognize how to manage and report against the metrics that are produced. The material presented follows the foundation provided in the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) established by the Project Management Institute (PMI®). We will follow a case study to demonstrated the concepts, challenge the audience and forecast estimate at completion.
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Effective communication, in general: audience, media / message, attention vs. "noise", etc.
Specific tips and techniques in the use of PM tools (SW, other)
Industry / SectorConstruction / Infrastructure
Construction, Utilities or other public works, Transportation, or related industriesGovernment
Federal, state, local or tribal government entities / Contractor for such entitiesI.T.
Information Technology, including organizations that utilize Agile development methodologies
About the Speakers
Joseph D. Launi, PMP
Joseph (Joe) D. Launi, PMP is the President of Project Management Experts (PME) which provides project management training to federal and commercial clients. Mr. Launi is a proven project management executive with over 30 years of progressive experience encompassing: project management office (PMO) leadership; development and management of PMO policies, best practices, and methodologies; development and presentation of project management training; implementation of project management software solutions; information technology project and program oversight; and research and development into motivation and morale building programs. He has lead numerous consulting practice areas.
Mr. Launi has published numerous works in areas such as software implementation, project planning, and team motivation. PME specializes in providing organizations with the skills, knowledge, and experience needed to improve their project management competency.
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These sessions are to provide you with insights on what is going on in the local industry so you can learn from it. This discussion-based session will include presentations on tools, industry panels, interviews with industry experts, workshops, etc. The target presenters will be individuals from PMO’s, university professors, consultants, etc.
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