Project Management Event at Wipro
Wipro organized an event on 30 July to celebrate the completion of 100 batches as per the new format of Wipro’s internal project management course and award successful project managers. The highlight of the event was a talk by chief guest Mr. Soundara Rajan, former managing director and member of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) board.
His vast experience came out in the presentation where he showcased various aspects of project management and explained in a way which kept the new project managers and the advanced ones equally engaged. He talked about how project management works in aerospace industry and connected it to the IT world.
The audience included senior managers in Wipro at the levels of vice presidents, general managers, senior delivery heads, account heads, learning and delivery heads and faculty members, apart from the huge number of project managers and senior project managers across many locations - Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, Pune and Gurgaon connected through video conferencing. All of them were highly appreciative and were very inspired by the talk.
This was followed by a panel discussion on what a project manager needs to focus on looking at the changing trends in the market. The panel included highly experienced and senior Wipro managers which added more value to the audience.
Next was the distribution of various certificates and mementos to Wipro project managers, project management trainers and awards to the top performing project managers.
This event was supported by I. R. E. P. volunteers from the Project Management Academy team of Wipro. The team was also lucky to have a networking lunch with the dignitaries.
Mr. Jacob Varghese and Mr. Soundara Rajan from PMI India supported the event.