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Case studies – Project Management in social good projects
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Date: 2013-09-26
Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm (Registration starts at 6:30pm and closes at 7:30pm)
Venue: Lecture Theatre 1( CP3LT1), UG3/F, ChinaChem Golden Plaza, 77 Mody Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon, Hong Kong Please use the entrance next to the cinema(Science Museum Road entrance opposite to Fire Services Headquarter)
PDU: 2.00
Speaker: Dr. Tracy Ng
Fee:
PMI-HK Member: HKD 160
Non-PMI-HK Member: HKD 260
Status: Closed (FULL)
PMI Hong Kong Chapter is proud to introduce Dr. Tracy Ng as our guest speaker to share with us the captioned topic. Dr. Tracy Ng is a former senior managing consultant of Hewlett Packard Consulting and Integration Department.
 
 
About the Speaker:
 
Dr. Ng, Chui-Ha (Tracy)
 
Dr. Tracy Ng is a former senior managing consultant of Hewlett Packard Consulting and Integration Department with 20 years of experience in the areas of IT consulting services, project management, business development and operation, staff development and training, and sales and delivery of large-scale IT projects.
 
Nowadays, Tracy continues to utilize her expertise in project management and consulting to manage an IT Services offshore development centre in the Mainland China as well as teaching social entrepreneurship and project management knowledge areas in HKU SPACE and PolyU SPEED and offering volunteer services to support social enterprise development at Fullness Social Enterprises Society (FSES).  
 
Tracy graduated with Bachelor of Science (Computer Science) of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, a Master of Business Administration from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, a Master of Education (Workplace) from the RMIT University, Australia and Doctor of Project Management degree from the RMIT University, Australia and is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) through PMI.  Her research interests include contingent employment, project management, and individual and organizational learning.  
 
About the Topic:
 
Project management can be adopted in all sectors and daily activities. Formal project management processes in the business sectors (such as IT and construction) and the government sectors have been practised for decades in Hong Kong. How about project management adoption in non-profit organisations (NPOs) or non-government organisations (NGOs)? They commence numerous projects every year to pursue their social missions to serve the society and the disadvantage groups. Do projects with social good missions work differently from commercial projects?
 
Dr. Tracy Ng, a vastly experienced IT Project Manager & Consultant, has applied her accomplished managerial and project management skills for the betterment of various social enterprises and the establishment of various social services and programs. This seminar will take a closer look at several case studies such as major fundraising projects and Ethical Consumption month (ECM) - a social marketing programme and share with the audience the essential factors to consider and approaches to adopt in project management of social good projects. 
 
Please fill in the required information and submit. A confirmation letter will be sent on 24 Sept 13 (Tue) to all successful applicants. As seats are limited, the seats will be confirmed by payment. If you have any inquiries, please contact us at 2784 1880.
 
Reminder: As a courtesy, audiences are recommended to stay till the end of the seminar. PMI Hong Kong Chapter may consider not issuing PDUs to members if their attendance is less than 75% of the session.