Entrepreneurship and Project Management

Entrepreneurship and Project Management


Avee Ranjan, MCA, PMP, SCPM

Director, Program Management
Association of American Medical Colleges

PMIWDC Non-Member Rate

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About the Seminar

With the rise of intrapreneurship (entrepreneurs within an organization), it has become essential for project managers to become versatile in what it means to be an entrepreneur in order to stay competitive on the market. This one day workshop on “Entrepreneurship and Project Management” will help project managers understand what it means to be an entrepreneur and the skills required to be a successful as an entrepreneur and an intrepreneur.

This is a hands-on workshop with a variety of exercises, case-studies, and practical tools to adapt project management principles for success at each stage of entrepreneurship.

Specific Objectives Include:

  • Entrepreneurship and intrapreneurship
  • Entrepreneurship mindset and skills
  • Entrepreneurship framework
  • Project Management principles applied to entrepreneurship
  • Toolkits and resources
Event Location

Crowne Plaza – Tyson Corner
1960 Chain Bridge Road
McLean, VA, 22102

Agenda and Cost:

8:00 AM - Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30 AM - Seminar Begins
4:30 PM - Seminar Ends

(Fee includes seminar, materials, breakfast, and lunch)
$315.00 - Member Registration
$340.00 - Nonmember Registration

PDUs Available: 
7.00 PDUs for Certified PMs
Talent Triangle Category: 
Strategic and Business Management

About the Speakers

Avee Ranjan, MCA, PMP, SCPM

Association of American Medical Colleges
Director, Program Management

Avee Ranjan has many years of leadership experience building organizations, guiding projects, programs and companies. Offering a rare blend of creativity, strategy, implementation and operational strengths, Avee brings the vision and passion of an entrepreneur to all of his work, with many different startups. His startups included online dating site, IT products and services, and product development. He currently is the co-owner of Golf Ideation, dedicated to inventing new innovative golf products. Under the Golf Ideation banner he currently owns a patent and is working on two new products. 

During his tenure in the IT industry, Avee has led business system development projects all around the globe, including Switzerland, Australia, UK, Mexico, Philippines and India. In the U.S. he worked in various positions for the Minnesota Department of Economic Security, Lifetouch, Carlson Companies, Paisley Consulting, Prime, University of St. Thomas, and Association of American Medical Colleges. He has led system development projects for the Insurance, Finance, Health Care, Auditing, Risk Management, Publishing, Educational, Non-profit, and Government sectors. Irrespective of working in Management positions Avee is an accomplished programmer with knowledge of more than a dozen program languages. 

Avee earned his bachelor’s degree in Physics and he went on to earn a Master’s degree in Computer Application from the Birla Institute of Technology (BITS). He is a Stanford Certified Project Manager (SCPM) and PMP certified. 

Teaching is his passion and he has been teaching PMP certification course, in many organizations for the last 10 years. He has also been teaching project management, managing up and across, and many computer programming languages.

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