People as Agents of Change in Project Management

When: 16th Nov 2017, 18:00 - 16th Nov 2017, 21:00
Where: BCS, 1st Floor, The Davidson Building, 5 Southampton Street, London, WC2 7HA
Town/City: London
Organiser: BCS Project Management Specialist Group (PROMS-G)
Price: BCS/CMI Members & Unwaged/Students: £12.00; Non-members: £18.00 - These prices include VAT at 20%
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We are privileged to have two eminent speakers Pauline Broadway and Paul Taylor, both of whom excel in change management. They will discuss the latest thinking in the field and how to effectively enhance your project management practice using soft skills and good leadership skills.

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Topics will include:

  • Why engaging the organisation is the magic ingredient to delivering change and benefits
  • How does this work in practice? Speakers’ stories and experience.
  • Why does this matter? Some facts about successful engagement and change.
  • What are the benefits to people and organisations?
  • What can you do to drive engagement amongst your people?
  • What’s the future for leadership in organisational change and transformation?
  • What future skills and leadership are required to implement successful change and transformation?
  • How do you manage the human aspects of change?
  • How do you cope with managing uncertainty?
  • The importance of developing an organisational change capability

This is a joint event between the BCS, Chartered Institute for IT and the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). The event is being hosted by the BCS Project Management Specialist Group (PROMS-G) and the CMI CPD and CMI Women London Networks.

Speakers:

Pauline BroadwayPauline Broadway - Transformation Director and Coach, passionate about change and empowering people.

Transformation Director responsible for driving major change across both private and public sector organisations. Pauline has a proven pedigree in developing innovative major change strategies and leading cross-functional teams to collaborate in their execution. She is not afraid to make bold decisions and influence change at board level. Pauline is always keen to focus the organization with the customer at the heart.

Pauline has over 20 years’ experience leading on complex programmes and growth approaches within organisations across construction, logistics, public sector, retail, hospitality, non-profit, motor and financial services. She is committed to ensuring that organisations can inspire people to embrace change and deliver an exceptional customer experience. Focusing on organisational change through the people, process, data and technology lens; every challenge needs a different approach and teams must support the case for change.

Communicating brilliantly is the foundation of any major programme and underpins the success of strategic decision making. Pauline demystifies transformation through simple yet powerful engagement techniques to make a compelling case for change, understanding dependencies and making timely decisions.

Pauline has an active interest in helping men and women to progress their careers. Pauline believes in the need to influence business leaders and policy makers to adapt working practices for the changing commitments of family life. Pauline can provide coaching to Leaders and their teams to help them operate effectively within the changing dynamics of the workplace.

Paul TaylorPaul Taylor

Paul is a management consultant with nearly 30 years' experience of delivering change primarily within the Financial Services industry

Paul also provides consultancy and support to various start-ups.

He is also a Non-Executive Director for a film production company (SkipzProductions) and a Director for a gambling awareness company (Red Card Gambling Project).

Paul mentors, speaks and writes on a variety of subjects (such as change management, freelancing, technology, etc).

He is a judge on the Management Book of the Year award held jointly between Chartered Management Institute and the British Library.

He works as an External Specialist for the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment.

Paul is a Chartered Fellow of the CMI, a Member of BCS, holds an MBA from the Open University, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and is studying for a Doctorate at Middlesex Business School.

(Until June 2017, he was the Chair for the CMI London and South East Regional Board).

Closing date for bookings is Wednesday 15 November 2017 at 11:59 pm. No more bookings will be taken after this date.

Refunds/ Cancellations:

A full refund will be issued if a cancellation is received within 14 days of the booking date or by 12 pm on Thursday 9 November 2017, otherwise, name substitutions will be allowed after this date.

For overseas delegates who wish to attend the event please note that BCS does not issue invitation letters.