Knowledge Sharing Session on Understanding IT Infrastructure Project and Cracking PgMP – 25th August 2018

25/08/2018 @ 4:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Vivekananda Hall, P. S. Higher Secondary School, 215, Ramakrishna Mutt Road , Mylapore, Chennai 600004
Free Event for PMICC Members; PMICC Non Members : Rs. 300/-
Mr. Raghumani Udhayakumar

We are looking forward to your presence at our upcoming KSS on 25th August 2018 at Vivekananda Hall, P. S. Higher Secondary School, Mylapore where our esteemed chief guests Mr. Ravi Shekhar and Mr. Senthil Kumar Sundaresan will preside the two sessions which will revolve around “Understanding IT Infrastructure Project” and “Cracking PgMP – An Overview and Prep Pointers” respectively.

About Mr. Ravi Shekhar

Mr. Ravi ShekharRavi is an ex-IBMers with 33 plus years of IT experience. His last 10+ years of his experience was in leading, managing, executing IT infrastructure projects. Ravi is one of the oldest members of PMI. He was recognized by PMI Chennai chapter on completion of his 10 years as a chapter member in the year 2013. Ravi is PMP and PMI-ACP certified. Ravi retired from IBM in Oct 2016. He is self-employed. He loves golfing. He is an avid yoga practitioner. He is marathon runner too. He ran fifteen to sixteen half marathons since 2012.

About the topic: Understanding IT Infrastructure Project

IT Infrastructure is a backbone of any organization. It supports organization’s critical IT functions and running of numbers of application Software. Any functional disruption of IT Infrastructures service will impact organizations and their customers. Expectations of such projects are very high from Organization and customers. This presentation explains audience what makes success in IT infrastructure Projects.

Take away from this presentation are associated complexities, risks, special considerations in execution of IT Infrastructure Projects. Can IT infrastructure projects be executed using agile methodology? This aspect will also be discussed with audience. It will be interesting presentation and it will help audience to have good knowledge about various aspects of execution IT Infrastructure projects.

About Mr. Senthil Kumar Sundaresan

Mr. Senthil Kumar SundaresanSenthil, PgMP, PMP, ACP, CITPM, ITIL (Foundation), is a senior management executive with over 17 years of IT experience across Web, Mobile & Infrastructure domains in delivering large multi-million dollar Programs/Projects. Extensive experience spanning across Regional/Global programs with both start-ups and large MNCs. Graduated from College of Engineering Guindy in Mechanical Engineering and went on to do Master of Engineering (CAD/CAM) at National University of Singapore (NUS). Spent 15 years in Singapore working across top MNCs like Emerson, Singapore Airlines, Nokia and Diageo before moving to India in 2011. For the last 6 years working with Infrastructure unit (GTS) of IBM for clients like GTAA, Canada and Henkel, Germany.

About the topic: Cracking PgMP – An Overview and Prep Pointers

This session will give an overview of the PgMP certification process starting from the Application preparation process including sharing tips on Writing Experience Summary to clear Panel review. Will give an overview of Standards for Program Management (SPM) and Examination Content Outline (ECO). In addition to highlighting the key differences between SPM Edition 3 & 4, the crux of this session will be focused on sharing Best Practices and Prep pointers to help clear PgMP exam in your first attempt.

This session is intended to trigger interest in existing PMP professionals to go for the much coveted PgMP certification.
For those PgMP aspirants who have already started their preparation, this session is intended to remove their fears, if any and boost their confidence, by sharing best practices, tips & tricks.


04:30 PM – 05:00 PM: Registration & Networking
05:00 PM – 06:15 PM: First Session
06:30 PM – 07:45 PM: Second Session
07:45 PM – 08:00 PM: Chapter Updates & Other activities

PDUs: 3.0

Session Fees

Package Member Fee Non Member Fee
Knowledge Sharing Session Free Rs.300.00