Session: The Strategic Importance of Project, Program, and Portfolio Management in Today's Business Environment
This session will provide a comprehensive overview of project, program, and portfolio management, and explore the differences between each. Attendees will learn the key characteristics, responsibilities, and skills required for each level of management, as well as how they interact with each other to ensure successful project delivery. Additionally, this session will provide insights into the benefits of utilizing each management level in organizations, including how they can help improve organizational efficiency and effectiveness.
- Project Management
- Program Management
- Portfolio Management
Uma is a seasoned professional with over 15 of experience in project, program, and portfolio management. She holds a master's degree in electrical engineering and has worked in various roles, including business management and positions in the office of the CIO.
Uma has successfully managed portfolios and projects of all sizes, from small initiatives worth a few hundred dollars to large portfolios exceeding $100 million. Her innovative and non-traditional approach to portfolio management has been instrumental in bringing about change and optimizing organizational processes to achieve strategic objectives.
Beyond her professional achievements, Uma is a passionate advocate for women in tech. She is committed to promoting gender equality in the workplace and creating a supportive environment where women can thrive. Uma actively mentors and champions women in the tech industry and is dedicated to empowering them to reach their full potential.