Central/PMI-SNEC Project Management Presentation and Networking Event

April 23, 2024
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Role of AI in Project Management

Dear Students,

We are thrilled to invite you to an enlightening event focused on the forefront of project management innovation: Role of AI in Project Management. Hosted by the Central School of Business and PMI Southern New England Chapter (SNEC), this exclusive gathering is set to take place in the Connecticut Room at Memorial Hall from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 23, 2024.

Event Highlights

The evening will unfold with a series of engaging segments designed to immerse you in the world of AI-driven project management:

6 - 6:10 p.m.
Arrival and Networking
Start the evening by connecting with peers and professionals in a welcoming environment.

6:10 - 6:15 p.m.
Introduction to PMI and SNEC Chapter
A brief presentation that provides insights into the PMI and the Southern New England Chapter’s vision and initiatives.

6:15 - 6:45 p.m.
Main Presentation
Dive into the transformative role of Artificial Intelligence in project management through an insightful presentation by Deborah Ketai. Discover how AI is reshaping project planning, execution, and monitoring for enhanced efficiency and outcomes. Engage with Deborah directly during a dedicated Q&A session, offering a deeper understanding of the night’s topics.

Deborah Ketai (she/her) manages projects, programs, and change on both the IT and the business side. Most recently, she managed the "AI for All" program at UnitedHealth Group. She serves as Programs lead on the Board of Directors of the Southern New England Chapter of PMI (SNEC-PMI). Deborah is very pleased to return to Central, where she participated in a project management panel in 2023.

6:45 - 7:40 p.m.
Roundtable Discussions with Dinner
Enjoy a boxed dinner while participating in roundtable discussions. Our setup will feature roundtables, fostering an environment for you to delve deeper into the applications and implications of AI in project management, guided by project management professionals.

7:40 - 8 p.m.
Group Feedback and Closing
The event will culminate with each table summarizing their discussions for a shared learning experience. This collaborative closure ensures that all participants leave with a broader perspective on the integration of AI in project management practices.

Why you should attend

  • Deepen your insights into the evolving role of AI in project management
  • Network with professionals and peers passionate about technological advancements in the field.
  • Enrich your understanding and spark interest in AI-driven project management solutions.
  • Enjoy an engaging evening of knowledge exchange and networking over dinner.

Event Details

Date: Tuesday, April 23, 2024
Time: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Venue: Connecticut Room, Memorial Hall, Central
Audience: 30 students and 5-6 AI and project management professionals

This is a can't-miss opportunity for students curious about the intersection of technology and project management or considering a career in this dynamic field. The event promises to be an invaluable platform for learning, discussion, and connection with industry leaders.

We look forward to your participation and fostering discussions that inspire and inform.