The ‘Efficient & effective Project Management for EU funded projects’ (PMEU) is a masterclass course that equips all those involved in the
management/coordination as well as all those responsible for the technical and financial progress on behalf of their institutions with the required knowledge and expertise in dealing in an efficient & effective manner with the management of EU funded projects. This course is a masterclass course delivered by experts in the area of EC funded projects and it has been designed in an easy-to-follow manner, irrespective of the experience of the delegates in the specific field of study. The course will offer substantial help and benefit to a wide range of individuals, such as project managers, project coordinators, research officers, legal representatives ( school principals, directors) as well as those working in the International Relations Office of Universities, to deal with the ever-demanding needs of reporting and monitoring of EC funded ; The course covers all important areas of project management, such as obligations related to reporting and visibility of EC funded projects. Moreover, the course offers a comprehensive overview on the various forms of audits as well as tools for efficient & effective monitoring & ; The delegates are benefited from a detailed review and analysis of financial risks and the mitigation measures for dealing with these risks. Finally, the delegates will be offered a ‘hands-on’ experience with two unique case studies which will highlight the amount of work needed during periodic ( annual) reviews and the evaluation of the project during these reviews by EC.
This is a masterclass course specifically designed to help the participants grasp the complexities of Project Cycle Management and tools as well as to provide them with a comprehensive knowledge of the essential techniques for successful management of EU funded projects. A must-have course for all those involved in the management of EU projects either at technical or at financial level as well as to all those in charge with the business development strategy of companies and academic institutions (primary, secondary & tertiary level) involved or likely to be involved in EU funded projects. The course is particularly useful to all those responsible for allocating resources to understand the complexities and financial risks related to the management of EU funded projects and how to place the required mitigation measures in order to reduce the consequences of these risks in short, mid and long term. The participants will gain hands on experience on setting up evaluation and monitoring tools, which can prove to be a valuable asset for successful management of EU funded projects.
Who to attend PMEU
The PMEU course is ideal for:
METHODOLOGY OF THE COURSE – ADDED VALUE
The course methodology will ensure the active involvement of the participants in all phases, that is, prior, during and after the delivery of the course. More specifically, upon confirmation that the course will take place, the participants will receive preparatory material (if needed), which will cover all important concepts to be presented during the delivery of the course. The participants will have the opportunity to exchange feedback with the organiser of the course, ShipCon, and the trainer as well as to request any clarification related to the content of the course.
The methodology of the training is based on a combination of three important elements:
During the delivery of the course, the participants will receive hard copy material, which will cover the content to be presented in all five (5) days of the seminar. The material will be presented in a form of Power Point (PPT) presentations, videos & animations. Moreover, the active involvement and hands on experience of the participants will be secured through various training tools, such as case studies, worksheets, scenarios & exercises. These training tools are necessary to ensure that the theoretical knowledge gained by the participants can be used in real life scenarios; an important aspect & added value for any training course.
At the final day of the course, the participants will have the opportunity to reflect on the information received and the experience gained in the specific field of study. Moreover, the participants and their institutions will be encouraged to be members of ShipCon ‘Network of Excellence’, an international hub and forum for entrepreneurs & innovators to exchange ideas, novel concepts/approaches & best practices in the area of environment and education.
BENEFITS TO PARTICIPANTS – SKILLS & COMPETENCES
This course provides the general knowledge and understanding required to understand key elements of Project Management for EU funded projects. By the end of the course, delegates will have acquired capabilities to:
The participants will:
28 Sep 2020 @ 09:00 am
2 Oct 2020 @ 09:01 am
Duration: 4 days