The 2015 SHPE Conference has designed a specific Professional Development Program just for you! An emphasis is placed on attendee-level provisions to encourage inspiring and enriching collaborations throughout the workshops. The results will empower SHPE members to implement the workshop experience in their day-to-day professional lives right away. We invite you to get inspired in today's hands-on workshops and shape tomorrow's program!
Thursday, November 12th - Two Full Day Workshops
Value Innovation using Function Analysis, Benay Group LLC
Learn how teams define what they are trying to accomplish, not just what they are trying to do. By redefining activities (how something is done) into functions (how and why something is done), attendees will learn how high-performing teams quickly generate new value-creating options.
Lunch & Learn Session for these participants by Comcast, Topic: Innovation in Media & Entertainment
Project Management Bootcamp, Praizion Media LLC
An engaging and dynamic course for those interested in Project Management, participants will work interactively to create key project artifacts that demonstrate mastery of the subject matter.
Lunch & Learn Session for these participants by USPTO (United States Patent & Trademark Office), Topic: Entrepreneurship and Technology
Friday, November 13th - Two Full Day Workshops
Art of Persuasion and Influence, Benay Group LLC
Designed specifically for scientists and engineers to learn systematic methods to develop good standing in the organization, present better arguments, and motivate other people...and have them still like you.
Lunch & Learn Session for these participants by Freddie Mac
Charting your career, Exeqpath LLC
Chart a course for the next journey in your life. Reach professional goals, achieve personal success, evolve the ideal executive presence, and develop an authentic leadership style.
Lunch & Learn Session for these participants by the Department of Interior - BLM (Bureau of Land Management)
Saturday, November 14th - Workshops
Lean-Sigma DMAIC / Problem Solving, Medtronic PLC
The Lean Sigma training class is designed to equip attendees with the tools and skills they need to solve a real problem within their work.
Design for Six Sigma, Ed Rivera Chief Engineer, Innovation & Continuous Improvement
Overview of Design for Six Sigma and where it fits in with other modern engineering methodologies. Workshop will include a practical discussion of how and when to use DFSS for technical projects.
Register now at www.shpeconnect.org! Click here for more details on the Professional Development Program.
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