Empowering Future Project Manager | Academic Outreach Student Event

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I hosted and organised a national event available to all students across Australia to learn more about the project management profession.

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Get ready for an informative and engaging information session featuring two esteemed speakers in the field of project management. Join us as we welcome Liezel Pieters, the president of PMI Queensland, and Gina Davidovic, an experienced professional specializing in project management training and consulting. This event promises to provide valuable insights and guidance for students interested in pursuing a career in project management.

Liezel Pieters will share her expertise on the importance of the project management profession and the benefits of joining a professional community like PMIQ. Junior project managers and students will learn how networking and developing soft skills can contribute to their professional growth and increase their chances of securing their first job. Liezel will also discuss the various pathways available in project management and shed light on the job prospects in the field.

In addition, Gina Davidovic will present her areas of specialization in training and consulting, with a particular focus on project management certifications. She will guide the participants through the eligibility requirements, application process, and exam criteria associated with different certifications. Gina will also address the significance of ongoing professional development and recertification to stay up-to-date with industry trends and best practices. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions and gain valuable insights into project management certifications.

Don't miss this event, which promises to equip students with the knowledge and resources needed to kickstart their project management careers. Join us for an insightful session that will provide a solid foundation for success in this dynamic field.

Student Benefits
Students and junior project managers can expand their professional network and make valuable connections with industry experts and peers.
Development and refinement of essential soft skills like communication, leadership, and teamwork.
Gain insights and guidance from experienced professionals about project management career paths and job prospects.
Experts like Gina Davidovic offer valuable advice on project management certifications, including requirements, application processes, and exam criteria.
The event provides inspiration and motivation by hearing success stories and experiences from accomplished professionals in the field.
Period5 Oct 2023
Event typeSeminar
LocationAustralia, QueenslandShow on map
Degree of RecognitionNational