Project Management Bootcamp
7

Saturday, 7 December

10 am – 4 pm CST

GA Chicago @ Rent 24

444 N Wabash Avenue, 5th Floor
Chicago, IL 60611
$195 USD
Regular Ticket
$195 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Project Management Bootcamp | December 7

Chika Umeadi Photo


Head of Product and Engagement, tiphub

7

Saturday, 7 December

10 am – 4 pm CST

GA Chicago @ Rent 24

444 N Wabash Avenue, 5th Floor
Chicago, IL 60611
$195 USD
Regular Ticket
$195 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop

Whether you’re a designer, a developer, or an entrepreneur who’s looking to get your own company off the ground, knowing how to effectively lead a team and complete a project is an essential element of success.

This Bootcamp reviews the fundamentals of project management. It’s a good place to start whether you’ve found yourself taking on a pm role in your organization or are looking to transition to a career in the field.

In this workshop, you’ll get an introduction to project management processes and best practices for interacting with the client, stakeholders and your team. Working with real world examples, you’ll gain the tools and resources that you’ll need to increase focus and improve your team’s productivity.

Takeaways

  • Learn about the four phases of a project
  • An overview of the two popular pm methodologies: traditional project management and Agile
  • How to create a project schedule, budget, and resource plan
  • How to assess risk and anticipate future problems in the project lifecycle
  • Proven techniques for meeting management
  • How to communicate effectively with clients, stakeholders and the project team

Preparation

Participants will need to bring a laptop or writing materials to take notes with.

If you have any specific challenges in mind with regards to current or past projects, please bring them with you!

About the Instructor

Chika Umeadi Photo

Head of Product and Engagement,
tiphub

Chika the Head of Product and Engagement at tiphub, a seed stage investment manager focused on supporting African and African Diaspora focused startups. Chika leads internal product development as well as product support for portfolio companies.

Prior to tiphub, Chika worked at early and growth stage analytics companies like Trendpo and Fishbowl where he worked on developing data products and building marketing strategies for already existing products and services.

He has a MBA from Kogod School of Business at American University and BA in Political Science and Informatics at the University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign.

In recognition of his exemplary service in the classroom, Chika has been selected as a member of General Assembly's Distinguished Faculty program.

Refund Policy

We understand that, sometimes, plans change. If you can no longer make it to a class or workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given to cancellations made within a week of the class or workshop.

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