Bangalore, 20th October, 2012:Simplilearn.com, the industry leader in online education and professional certification courses organized a conference onProject Management+with the theme“Building High Performance Teams”, as an alternative method of learning, on 19th October 2012, at The Lalit Ashok, Bangalore. With the objective of creating a platform where people from varied verticals can share their experience on handling teams and thought provoking insights on the importance of cohesive teams, the conference was inaugurated by Mr. Krishna Kumar, CEO, Simplilearn.com. Chief Guest and celebrated writer Mr. Chetan Bhagat shared his thoughts on “Understanding your team: AligningIndividual aspirations with common project goal.”
Speaking at the inauguration,Mr. Krishna Kumar, CEO, Simplilearn.com said, “Project Management+is analternative learning model through which Simplilearn.com expects to strengthen its leadership position in the professional certification training space in addition to their existing blended training through classroom and 100 percent online models.We believe that everyone engages in a project of one type or another, but not all of them will take time to get information about best ways to manage the project before it begins. Project Management+ helps the industry to understand the important asset “people”.The eventis an effort to increase the levelof performance & trust among team members, to establish effective communication standards.”
Mr. Chetan Bhagat, well known author & celebrated speaker, opines“This is a great initiative by Simplilearn.com. People invest so much in gadgets and cloths. But we should realize that education is equally important so they should consider investing in learning and gaining knowledge. ”
Mr. Bharat Reddy, Director – Software Services, Yahoo, adds “A very well organized event, with delegates from varied industries, and it was a pleasure to participate in such an event.” Mr. Bharat spoke about cohesive team building and how teams need to bond together while handling crisis.
Well known speakers from varied industries including Mr. Chetan Bhagat, spoke on management and leadership skills. Other speakers were , Mr. Gregory Smith, CST; Dr. Pallab Bandyopadhyay, Director HR, Citrix Systems; Mr. Bharat Reddy, Director, Software Services, Yahoo; Mr. Sharad Julka, Agile Coach; Mr. K.S. Kandasamy, MD, Chennai Trade Center, Formerly Headed - Tsunami Relief & Rehabilitation Project, Nagapattinam, Tamilnadu; Mr. Moses Raj, Associate Vice President - Quality Practice, Collabera.
The one day conference was attended by more than 200professionals from various industries including project managers from different Fortune companies,Department Heads, Business Unit Heads and Team Leaders involved in creating team-based work systems, where success depends on the team members contributing to accomplish challenging goals.
For further information, please visit www.simplilearn.com/