Learn from the experts. Discover the power of Microsoft Project and Microsoft Visio

Date: Thursday, February 25th 2016

Location: Microsoft Ireland offices. The event will take place in Building two:

European Product Development Centre 2 (EPDC2), South County Business Park, Leopardstown, Dublin 18

13:30 Registration and Networking

14:00 Welcome and Introduction

14:15 Microsoft Project Tips and tricksChris Pond

Chris Pond, Director Microsoft PPM, Project & Project Online for Western Europe has more than 18 years' experience in Project and Portfolio Management. Before joining Microsoft as a
subject matter expert (SME), Chris had worked at two of Europe's leading Microsoft Gold Certified PPM Partners – CPS and TPG, both project management and technology consulting organisations.

Learn how best to exploit Microsoft Project to create significant benefits for your business. Discover how Microsoft Project can help you as a Project Manager to analyse resources as well as manage budgets, schedules, timelines and timesheets. With Microsoft Project, Project Managers can easily measure progress and anticipate resource needs with detailed and easily customisable out-of-the box reports. 


Microsoft Visio Tips and Tricks James Price

James Price is a sales specialist for Visio and Project for Microsoft in South East Asia.  He is seconded from the UK-based, Premier Group, which specialises in Project collaboration and Visio solutions. James has over 15 years’ of Visio solution development and training experience.  

Learn how Microsoft Visio can help Project Managers to simplify and communicate complex information with data-linked diagrams that can be created in just a few clicks.


16:30 Event End


Instructions for event attendees

Event address: The event will take place in the Auditorium, Microsoft Building 2 in South County Business Park, Leopardstown, Dublin 18.

· Parking: There is ample parking space available beside Buildings 1 and 2 (both buildings are beside each other in South County Business Park). All of the parking spaces located around Buildings 1 and 2 are owned by Microsoft. When visitors arrive, you will be granted access to the car parks by requesting it at the barriers.

· When you arrive in Building 2, you will be able to pick up a badge from the registration desk. The auditorium room is opposite reception in Building 2.

· For the Tips and Tricks event, registrants can arrive from 1.30pm for training to commence at 2pm. Refreshments will be served from 1.30pm onwards.

· The event will conclude at 4.30pm

Presentation Slides

Microsoft Project Tips and Tricks

Microsoft Visio Tips and Tricks

Continuing Professional Development

Talent Triangle

The activity code for PDUs is C144-20160225

Technical: 3 PDUs applicable to PMP, PgMP, PfMP, PMI-ACP, PMI-PBA

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