UPES to conduct Management Development Program in May 2011

Dehradun, Uttrakhand India (PressExposure) April 20, 2011 -- In the coming month of May, University of Petroleum & Energy Studies (UPES) will conduct a Management Development Program with the intention of providing a knowledge-sharing and enhancing podium to companies and academicians in the area of Project Management. This would be a three day residential MDP event which will commence on 3rd May, 2011 and conclude on 5th May, 2011 at UPES Campus, Dehradun. This program has been titled as "Project Management: Benchmarks Redefined." With this event, many project management issues would be addressed via presentations by renowned professionals and practitioners holding respected backgrounds in project management in the energy and infrastructure sectors. Discussions will be held on challenges that are being faced in the area of Project Management, as overcoming them would be one of the key issues.

Some of the key objectives of the event are:

* To make the participants aware of new benchmarks in managing projects.
* To provide them with the working pattern in a realtime scenario via live projects, simulated risks, and project delivery.
* To make the participants understand the dynamics of project management with the use of effective interpersonal skills.
* To explain the legal framework of project management.

This program will be commenced under the aegis of Program Director, Dr. M Ramachandra (Former Secretary, Ministry of Urban Development), with Project Management Institute being the knowledge partner. Some of the key topics or issues that would be discussed here are:

* Types of Projects - PPP, Infrastructure, Government or Societal Projects
* Cost Management Tools and Techniques
* Risk Management, BOQs and Costing
* Sources of Funds, Raising Funds & Dealing with Commercial Banks
* Organizational Dynamics: Managing multicultural project Teams

The participants of this event would include EPC Companies, Oil & Gas Sector, Government departments, Power Sector, Banks, KPOs, Infrastructure sector, Service Providers & Management Consultants, and Financial Institutions.

For Future Information on up and Coming event Please visit [http://www.upes.ac.in/] Email- enrollments@upes.ac.in Address- Bidholi Campus Office Energy Acres,P.O. Bidholi Via-Prem Nagar Dehradun-248007 Phone No-2776201,2776061,2776053,6054, 2776095, 2102691 Fax : 0135-2776090

About UPES

The University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES) is a first of its kind university in the Pan Asian region. It is the :

* First Indian Energy University recognised by UGC under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956
* First Indian Energy University accredited by the Energy Institute, UK
* First Indian Institution to offer 42 specialised programs across Oil & Gas, Power, Transportation, Infrastructure and Logistics & Supply Chain sectors
* First Indian Energy Institution to set up an in-house Bio-Diesel Laboratory
* First Indian University to implement SAP for its operations

Born out of a unique vision, UPES aims to provide domain specific and industry ready management, engineering and legal professionals, at the graduate, postgraduate and doctoral levels.

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Press Release Submitted On: April 20, 2011 at 1:05 am
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