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Why is Emotional Intelligence (EQ) essential for Project Management by Dr. Naji Bejanni

October 26, 2017 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Why is Emotional Intelligence (EQ) essential for Project Management?
The PMI Lebanon is glad to announce that Dr. Naji Bejanni is the speaker for the month of October 2017 and he will talk about “Why is Emotional Intelligence (EQ) essential for Project Management?”.

The session will be delivered on Thursday, October 26th, 2017 at 6:30 PM in The Key ApartHotel Palais de Justice District, Corniche du Fleuve, Beirut, Lebanon.

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Registration and refreshments are ready as of 6:00PM.




Talking Points & Agenda:
* Reminder of what EQ is – The 5 dimensions
* How to use EQ in project engagements
* EQ impact and effects on project execution
* Consequence of leveraging EQ on project results

Learning Objectives:
Project management is too often focused on the hard skills of executing a project.by the end of the session participants will understand how, by using EQ, the “soft side” of the project can direct boost its “hard” results.

About the Speaker: Dr. Naji Bejanni


Dr. Bejanni has done his Doctoral studies in Econometrics at La Sorbonne, with a Double “maitrise” in Econometrics and in International Relations from Université Dauphine in Paris, and a double M.B.A. from I.E.S.E., Barcelona, and from HARVARD External program.
He taught 6,000 students for 23 years in important Lebanese universities in senior courses, MBAs, and Doctoral programs.
He is an international management consultant, coach and trainer, and a key note speaker in leading conferences in Lebanon and 22 countries across 4 continents.
Was a regular columnist in many magazines (E.g: “Le Commerce du Levant”, “Masculin”, Al Iktissad wal Aamal”), being on the cover story of 2 of them.
Over more than 2 decades, he has provided 60 consulting assignments and trained more than 50,000 people from thousands of companies.
Has been the Private coach of businessmen, politicians, and opinion leaders often on Leadership and public speaking.
He has been also coaching entrepreneurs since 1999 first in universities, then also in BERYTECH since 2002. He was a jury member in the MIT Arab Business Plan Competition and in BERYTEC and guest in many talk shows on Lebanese TV.
Dr. Bejanni has been a keynote speaker in several conferences in the region speaking to medical doctors and government officials in the « Kuwait Health Reform » conference; the international congress for businesses in Bahrain: “Benchmarking for Excellence”, about: “Balance Scorecard” and “Six Sigma”; “Enhancing Productivity” in the 4th GCC International Congress on Productivity in Bahrain; TEDx speaker on Emotional Intelligence in NDU (on Youtube); More recently a panelist in a Digital Transformation Congress in AUB, talking about the effect of Digital Transformation on Education.

Duration: 1 Hour

PDU: 1 Technical PDU

Monthly Talk is free for PMI Lebanon Chapter members, 25,000 LL for non PMI Lebanon Chapter chapter members.

Note: PMI Lebanon Chapter will report the PDU for you, so fill in your PMI number in the registration form.



October 26, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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The Key ApartHotel
Palais de Justice District - Corniche du Fleuve
Beirut, Lebanon
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