Date: Wednesday May 12, 2021

Time: 12:00 - 1:30pm ET

Viewing Platform: Zoom (registrants will be sent login details closer to the date)

Cost: $35.00 + HST for AFP Members - $55.00 + HST for Non-Members

Would you like to learn more about lean and agile project management and how it applies to you?

Lean and agile project management methods are transforming the way we manage projects in many ways. This fun and interactive workshop provides an introduction to lean project management. It highlights why it has become so powerful and how it can apply to your projects. On a high level, we explore how to run a lean project and take a deeper dive into the roles and responsibilities. You will gain actionable tools and ideas that you can use with your team right away.

Topics include

  • What is Project Management, and why has agile changed project management for the better
  • The Agile Manifesto and what does this mean for you
  • How does agile and lean project management look like, and how do I start?
  • Who needs to be part of my lean project team?
  • Running your agile project and importance of continuous improvement
  • Q&A

Members outside the Greater Toronto Chapter, please contact Matthew Ford at afpadmin@afptoronto.org to access Member pricing.

Speakers
Gabriele Maussner-Schouten

Gabriele Maussner-Schouten, a respected project consultant and coach with more than 20 years of experience developing and implementing practical solutions for project management success.

Her expertise managing large projects for both private and public-sector organizations ranges from mission-critical ERP implementations and content management solutions to providing leadership for RFP processes, major special events and support for enterprise-wide communication strategies. She has worked with Food Banks Canada, The Princess Margaret Hospital Foundation, JVS and has taught at Centennial College and Humber College in Toronto. Gabriele holds an MBA from Dalhousie University, received her PMP certification in 2005 and is Six Sigma Green Belt Certified (SSGBC)™ from York University. She is a registered Coach Practitioner and a member of the International Coaching Federation. She is fluently bilingual in English and German.