Leadership and Project Management

Leadership and Project Management


Mr. Adesh Jain

Vice President and General Manager
Avaya Government Solutions

PMIWDC Non-Member Rate

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Event Location

Avaya Government Solutions, Jesse Brown Conference Room
12730 Fair Lakes Circle
Fairfax, VA, 22033

Agenda and Cost:

11:30 am: Check in and Networking 12:00 pm: Presentation 12:45 pm: Q&A 1:00 pm: Meeting Concludes Membership in PMI is not required and there is no charge for attending this event, but preregistration is required.

“I just want to manage my project, do I really need to do all these other things?” “Can someone else take care of my administrative tasks? This presentation will discuss the importance of leadership in effective project management. Topics will cover why it is important to spend time with people knowing that this competes with your time to get other critical things accomplished for a successful project and how to move from being a project manager to a project leader.

Special Instructions: 

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PDUs Available: 
1.00 PDUs for Certified PMs

About the Speaker

Mr. Adesh Jain

Avaya Government Solutions
Vice President and General Manager

Mr. Adesh Jain joined AC Technologies, Inc. in 2001 as a Program Director.  After four acquisitions and several promotions, he is now the Vice President and General Manager of the Software Engineering and Innovation Division at Avaya Government Solutions.  Mr. Jain leads hundreds of individuals in providing system integration, life-cycle software development, business intelligence, information management, collaboration solutions, and mobility solutions to the civilian and defense government agencies.

Mr. Jain, a seasoned, hands-on leader with twenty years of progressive experience, has a demonstrated track record of managing all aspects of people, processes, and technology to lead an IT services business, deliver quality solutions that achieve excellent customer satisfaction with a sharp focus on business growth.  

 Mr. Jain has a Master’s Degree from the University of Maryland, College Park and a Bachelors of Technology from Indian Institute of Technology at Kanpur, India.  He enjoys dancing, reading business books, and participating in Boy Scouts.  He lives in Herndon, VA with his wife and two children.

About the Fair Lakes Luncheons

PMIWDC's free monthly brown bag luncheons in Fair Lakes Virginia.

PMI Membership is not required, nor is preregistration. This forum provides local education, networking and the opportunity for certified program managers to earn continuing education credits (PDUs).

If you have any questions, please contact fairlakes@pmiwdc.org

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