Topic: PMI Magic
Location: Pooler, GA
The 2015 North American Leadership Institute Meeting (LIM) has just concluded in Orlando, FL. Many excellent speakers, presentations and new tools for advancing your career were presented. Dr. Reinhold Gerbsch, President of PMI Savannah, will summarized the conference. The presentation will include:
•highlights from Key Note speakers such Chesley B. "Sully" Sullenburger, III, best known for serving as Captain during what is called the "Miracle on the Hudson"
•stories and photos from the early days of PMI 1960s and 1970s
•how social media works and the business behind it
•tips on using ProjectManagement.com to advance your PM skills
•the talent triangle and its alignment to earning PDUs
•world-wide volunteer opportunities
About our Speaker
Reinhold A. Gerbsch, DSc, PMP, is the director of South University's Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) and serves as the Academic Project Manager. Dr. Gerbsch has wide-ranging experience as an engineer, research scientist, medical researcher, educator and a private consultant. His faculty background includes Washington University in St. Louis and Olivet Nazarene University. His technical background includes serving as a research scientist at the Boeing Company, a Project Manager with the Illinois Manufacturing Extension Center, and running an organizational consulting firm. His technical expertise includes computational modeling, process optimization, quality, maintenance, and leadership development.
Dr. Gerbsch has served as a subject matter expert with for the Department of Commerce, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), and the Department of Agriculture. Gerbsch holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois and graduate degrees from Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri. He currently serves as President of the Savannah PMI Chapter. He enjoys the outdoors via camping, hiking and competing in triathlon events of varying distances.