Program Management

Zapraszamy na wykład Program Management: General overview, który wygłosi dr Marie-Catherine PALAU z Astri Polska oraz dr Frederic Perlant z EADS Astrium

Wykład prowadzony będzie w języku angielskim. Pierwszy wykład odbędzie sie w piątek 9 grudnia w godz. 16,15-18 w sali A1. Następne w grudniu 2011 i styczniu 2012 (terminy jeszcze w uzgodnieniu), razem 16 godzin lekcyjnych. Za zaliczenie wykładów można otrzymać 2 punkty ECTS!

Program management or programme management is the process of managing several related projects, often with the intention of improving an organization's performance. In practice and in its aims it is often closely related to systems engineering and industrial engineering. The Program Manager has oversight of the purpose and status of all projects in a Program and can use this oversight to support project-level activity to ensure the overall program goals are likely to be met, possibly by providing a decision-making capacity that cannot be achieved at project level or by providing the Project Manager with a program perspective when required, or as a sounding board for ideas and approaches to solving project issues that have program impacts. Typically in a program there is a need to identify and manage cross-project dependencies and often the PMO (Program or Project Management Office) may not have sufficient insight of the risk, issues, requirements, design or solution to be able to usefully manage these. The Program manager may be well placed to provide this insight by actively seeking out such information from the Project Managers although in large and/or complex projects, a specific role may be required. However this insight arises, the Program Manager needs this in order to be comfortable that the overall program goals are achievable.