Pittsburgh Tech Events

Mark your calendar for a whole slew of events throughout Pittsburgh’s tech sector. From networking to knowledge share, there’s an event to fit your schedule.

Five Steps to Increase ROI from IoT

November 14, 2018 | 2:00 pm-3:00 pm

Some businesses are transforming their operations by taking advantage of IoT technologies and practices while others are stuck in the mud, hoping they’ll catch up later.  This webinar looks at the practices that differentiate the successful implementers from those who are stalled and shares a process that ensures you get a return on your IoT investments.  All registrants get access to a recording of the webinar.

Presented by Hamiltonian Systems.

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Management of Resources, Stakeholders and Communications

Wednesday & Thursday, November 27 & 28, 2018 | 8:30 am – 5:00 pm daily | RIDC Park, O’Hara Township, PA 15238

This course is presented by PMCentersUSA, in alliance with the University of Pittsburgh, Katz Center for Executive Education and awards 14 PMI® PDUs. This course encompasses the best practices for organizing, managing, and communicating with the project team and stakeholders. The 2-day course reviews the processes for Resource, Stakeholder and Communications Management from the PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition, including inputs, key tools and techniques, and outputs. Estimating, acquiring and managing project resources will be discussed, including use of a team charter, motivation and conflict resolution techniques, and methods for developing a high-performance team. Effective techniques for identifying and analyzing project stakeholders will be reviewed, along with how to manage stakeholder expectations. The importance of effective communications will be explained along with trends and barriers. Attendees will participate in multiple group exercises to practice applying course concepts to a case study. This course provides proven techniques for the management of resources, stakeholders and communications to achieve project success.

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Data Science Automation LabVIEW Fundamentals 1 & 2

December 3 – 7, 2018 | 8:30 am – 5:00 pm Monday – Friday | Data Science Automation Certified Training Center, 375 Valley Brook Road, McMurray PA 15317

Course Description: Learn LabVIEW and dataflow programming concepts, data types & arrays, loops & common structures for cases and events.

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PMP and CAPM Certification Prep

Wednesday & Thursday, December 12 & 13, 2018 | 8:30 am – 5:00 pm daily | RIDC Park, O’Hara Township, PA 15238

This course is presented by PMCentersUSA, in alliance with the University of Pittsburgh, Katz Center for Executive Education and awards 14 PMI® PDUs. This 2-day course provides an extensive review of the subject matter tested on the Project Management Institute (PMI)® PMP® and CAPM® examinations. The course covers A Guide to The Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), Sixth Edition. The project management five process groups and 10 knowledge areas are comprehensively covered during this course. In addition, attendees will improve their test-taking skills by completing 200 practice questions during the course, and by discussing the rationale behind both correct and incorrect answers. The course is specifically designed to maximize the probability that you will succeed in passing the examination the first time. Each student will receive a course manual including another 200 sample examination questions.

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