WMPMI - September 14, 2018 Lunch Meeting

September 14, 2018
11:15 AM - 1:00 PM
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University Club
111 Lyon St NW # 1025 | 10th Floor of the Fifth/Third Building
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
http://universityclubgr.com
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WMPMI's monthly lunch meeting is a one-PDU event featuring a speaker that presents on a topic from the PMI Talent Triangle. Also included is an excellent lunch buffet and the company of your project management peers. 

Location: University Club - 10th Floor of the Fifth / Third Building - 111 Lyon St NW # 1025, Grand Rapids

Speaker: Sudip Suvedi, MBA, MSEE, PMP
Topic:  Managing 600-800 Small Projects as 1 Project Manager

Description: 
How do you manage 600-800 small cost reduction ideas and 100-200 projects across 6 suppliers?  How do you let management know that you’re on track?  How do you rank and prioritize these ideas across people from 4 functions? How do you generate more ideas?  What tools were most effective? How do you manage Value Engineering and Value Analysis (VAVE) work?  Come learn how it was done to generate a 3 to 4% annual cost savings and complete projects 2 to 3 times faster than before.

PDU:  1.0 (0.5 Technical / 0.5 Strategic and Business Management)

Speaker Bio: 
Sudip Suvedi has been involved in project management for over 10 years at General Dynamics, Whirlpool and BISSELL. He has been a certified PMP since 2015 and he has been actively working to adopt new project management principles such as Lean Product Development, The Lean Startup, SCRUM and Agile in various projects. Sudip holds an MBA from the University of Michigan, as well as a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from University of Michigan. He has broad experience – from working in engineering product development of electronic circuit boards for the military, to strategy and finance roles, to working closely with marketing to launch products at Whirlpool and BISSELL, to managing value engineering and cost reduction projects at BISSELL. Sudip brings strategic, financial, engineering, and innovation perspectives to the projects and teams he leads.

Agenda:

Doors open at 11:15 AM.
The lunch buffet begins promptly at 11:30 AM.
After 45 minutes of networking, the program begins at Noon and ends promptly at 1 PM.

Tickets:

$22.00  WMPMI Members
$27.00  Non-Members

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