India Chennai: Resource Optimization in Microsoft Project
Saturday, November 30, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM (IST)
** Please Note: An entry fee Rs.200 will be collected at the venue**
GR Tutors Services (P) Ltd, # 68, II Floor, Poomagal Main Road, Ekkattuthangal, Chennai-600032, Tamil Nadu, India
Landmark: Behind Olympia Tech Park
**For directions to the venue, contact 9841606690**
09:45 - 10:00 Registration
10:00 - 10:10 MPUG Introductions
10:15 - 12:15 Topic : Resource Optimization in Microsoft Project
12:15 - 12:30 Questions and Closing
PDUs: 2.5 PDUs for PMP and PMI-SP credential holders
Attendees should bring their laptops and try the options discussed.
At the end of this session, you will be able to do the following tasks in Microsoft Project:
1. Interpret the shape of the work contour to tell the utilization of resources
2. Differentiate resource leveling from resource smoothing
3. Spot over allocations through reports and views
4. Level workload with and without delaying the project finish date and/or cost
B Sai Prasad, PMP®, PMI-SP®
B Sai Prasad, Senior Manager - Learning & Development, has been with service provider Cognizant Technology Solutions India Pvt. Ltd since 2001 where he was named winner of the company's Global Trainer of the Year award.
He is a Champion of Project Management from PMI India. He is awarded the Champion of the Quarter (Q4 – 2012) and Delivery Excellence Award (2011-2012) from PMI India. He works with Project Management Institute Education Foundation (PMIEF) in promoting project management concepts to colleges. He has participated as a speaker, panelist in PMI REPs and Chapters events.
He's also the editor of the project management book, Forecast Scheduling with Project 2010. He is a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) in Project 2010. He started the first Microsoft Project Users Group (MPUG) Chapter in India. He is the President of MPUG India Chennai chapter - http://chennai.mpug.com - to promote and help practitioners on how to effectively use Microsoft Office Project.
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