Impact of Cloud Computing on Project Management by Mr. Sarkis Kerkezian

The PMI Lebanon is glad to announce that Mr. Sarkis Kerkezian is the speaker for the month of September and he will give a lecture titled “Impact of Cloud Computing on Project Management”. The lecture will be taking place on Thursday, September 29th, 2016 at 6:30PM in Holiday Inn Beirut Dunes, Verdun–. Registration and refreshments are ready as of 6:00PM.

Lecture Outline
• The Paradigm shift in cloud computing projects
• Impact of Cloud on Project mgmt. processes & knowledge areas
• Managing and leading Cloud projects for success

Lecture Objectives

The Cloud computing buzz in the IT industry has revolutionized the way IT systems will be envisioned, procured, implemented and managed. It has changed the rules of the game of how IT projects are implemented. In this growing change, what is the impact of cloud computing on traditional project management? Why is managing a cloud project different? What should a PM do and focus when managing a cloud project? How a PM should prepare to manage and lead cloud projects effectively for success.

Lecture Duration: 1 Hour
PDUs: 1 Technical PDU
The lecture is free for PMI Lebanon Chapter Members, 25000 for non chapter members.
Note: PMI Lebanon Chapter will report the pdu for you, so please fill in your PMI number in the registration form.

Lecturer’s Biography

Sarkis Kerkezian

Sarkis Kerkezian

Sarkis Kerkezian, PMP, MBA,TOGAF is the EMEA Implementation Success Director of Oracle Corporation focusing on delivering value and success in strategic cloud Implementations. He has been working in the IT Applications project implementations and consulting field for the past 15+ years managing & delivering different scale of programs/projects in various industries and countries. Recently he has pioneered the initiative of enabling and transforming the Oracle partner ecosystems’ delivery model and implementation approach to the cloud by speaking and training extensively across the regional project management and consulting community on cloud delivery methodologies and implementation best practices