Mastermind Consulting Network will be conducting a Project Management event at the Hilton Garden Inn in South Bend, IN on Oct 27 - 28, 2010. This event, which introduces participants to the concepts and tools of project management, is designed for project leaders, manufacturing and product engineers, purchasing managers, quality management, engineering execs and operations executives .

Event workshops will be led by Brian Krichbaum and Mike Collins.

Some of Our Clients

Ididit Incorporated
Accubuilt Corporation
Nexteer Automotive
(Saginaw Steering)

"One of the best seminars I have attended. The information was straightforward and easy to follow!"

Rick C. - Fort Wayne, IN

This Event Will Help You:

  • Learn about projects and project life cycles
  • Understand the tools of planning and the essentials of planning a project
  • Develop techniques for quick and simple reporting of project issues and progress
  • Conduct project meetings
  • Gain an understanding of key project management tools and learn how to use them to keep your project on track
  • Use techniques to identify and minimize risk
  • Learn the 26 elements of APQP

About Event Leader - Brian Krichbaum

Brian Krichbaum is the Vice President of Mastermind Consulting Network, a high-impact consultancy committed to helping organizations improve their operational performance, using lean techniques and systems coaching.

Brian is a 1983 graduate of Ohio Northern University with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and a 1988 MBA graduate from Ashland University. Brian's career has been intertwined with lean thinking, and he has held various positions in engineering and operations management.

Brian was formally introduced to the Toyota Production System (Lean Manufacturing) when he joined ASC Incorporated as Program Manager for a Toyota Convertible program. During his tenure at ASC, he was promoted several times; eventually becoming Vice President of Operations and Open Air Division.

Course Agenda

Day 1

1. Coffee and Social Time - 7:45
2. Project Life Cycles - 8:15 AM
3. Box Lunch – (Noon)
4. Planning / Planning Tools - 12:30 to 4:30

Day 2

1. Coffee and Social Time – 7:45
2. Risk Management – 8:15 AM
3. Lunch – (Noon)
4. Communication and Documentation 1:00 PM
5. Closing and Dismissal - 4:15 PM to 4:30 PM

Hilton Garden Inn
53995 Indiana State Route 933
South Bend, Indiana, 46637

Phone: (517) 914-0484

515 Tilton Dr. • Tecumseh, MI 49286 • (517) 270-1340
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