This workshop provides a systematic and thorough introduction to all aspects of project life cycle and its management. Having the skills sets to effectively manage a project using the appropriate techniques, is becoming increasingly important in today’s world. The workshop provides an overview of a project’s life cycle stages as well as the project management knowledge areas as defined by the PMI Institute. It emphasizes that project management is a professional discipline with its own tools, body of knowledge, and skills. Concepts are reinforced by case studies throughout the workshop.
Target audience:This program is tailored for graduate students in engineering that are involved in large scale research projects, and who aim to develop the leadership and managerial skills necessary for successful execution of any engineering project.
Are you feeling unprepared for the Aerospace Industry? Not sure what the current state of affairs are? Wondering about the conditions you'll be working in terms of Inclusion and Diversity?
Sign up for the Professional Development Series, a student centered workshop series hosted by the CIADI Student Executive Committee, to become ready for the next step in your career. With our professional development series, we hope to have you prepared for the Aerospace Industry holistically. Not only will you be set in terms of hard skills, but soft skills, too.
Upon completing any workshop under the Professional Development Series, you'll receive a CIADI certificate attesting that you are indeed, ready for take off.
Making Space More Accessible to Humanity
In this first workshop of the CIADI Professional Development Series, CEO, Jason Michaud, and CTO, Jawad El Houssine will be joining us to discuss all things space with a focus on space accessibility, astronaut mental health, and how to join the space industry.
The aerospace industry is currently facing an unprecedented sanitary crisis that is pushing it to evolve and expand in ways that will impact the aerospace ecosystem significantly. New technologies are emerging and becoming prominent research fields such as hybrid combustion, alternative fuels, application of artificial intelligence in the sector among others. Any graduate looking to start a career in this rapidly transforming aerospace sector will have to demonstrate an ability to adapt and self-learn. Embracing a growth mindset is now more important than ever. In this series of workshops, you will learn to cultivate a growth mindset and develop an ability to adapt and self learn and showcase your interpersonal skills during an interview and on your resume. The program consists of three work-shops, a panel discussion, and a case competition.This program is open to anyone interested in starting a career in the aerospace sector. Places are limited, registration is free.
Registration is closed – program will be repeated in Winter 2022