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									                              Executive MBA in Management of Technology – MoT
                                   ~ Targeting Entrepreneurship & Innovation ~




                                                Module 6

                                  PROJECT MANAGEMENT
                                       8 - 10 June 2010
                    EPFL, Odyssea Building, classroom – 1 021 (level minus 1)


Module Leaders
Jean Dolivo, Itéral Management SA
Guest speakers:
   • from Biotech Industry: Pietro Scalfaro, Debiopharm S.A.
   • from Biotech Start-up: Fréderic Meuwly, Head of Drug Development, AC Immune
   • from Medtech Industry: Frédéric Pette, Country Manager, American Medical Systems,
       France


Overview
This three-day module provides the basis for understanding the key project concepts and for leading
projects to success. It is delivered in a pragmatic approach with practical applications using
participants’ real life situations.


An overview of the key success factors for managing a project will be presented. These factors will be
analyzed in details. Participants will work in groups and apply the learnings to concrete business
projects. The specifics of projects in the biotech, medtech and pharma environment will be discussed.

Objectives
    •   Master the key elements that make projects a success
    •   Learn to properly launch a project
    •   Manage stakeholders relationships
    •   Grasp the essentials of successful change management
    •   Understand how to execute projects efficiently
    •   Review planning techniques
    •   Analyze project risks
    •   Discuss the specifics of project management in the Biotech, Medtech and Pharma
        environment

Evaluation
Participants will work on a project after the module and deliver a project plan, individually or in small
teams.


                                MoT – EPFL, Odyssea - Station 5, CH-1015 Lausanne
                                  Phone: +41-21-693-5324 Fax:+41-21-693-2489
                                               E-mail: mot@epfl.ch
                                                 www.epfl.ch/mot
Project Management

                             Executive MBA in Management of Technology – MoT

                               ~ Targeting Entrepreneurship & Innovation ~


Biography of module leaders

                           Jean Dolivo

                           After getting an MS degree in Physics from EPFL and an MS in Computer
                           Sciences from the University of California at Berkeley, Jean Dolivo
                           obtained an MBA from INSEAD.

                              He held management positions at Swiss, European and worldwide level
                              with Hewlett-Packard. He was General Manager for the French speaking
                              subsidiary of HP in Switzerland with 130 employees. He created and led
                              a dedicated CRM (Customer Relationship Management) function for HP
Computer Business in 18 European countries, playing a pilot role for HP CRM corporate
implementation. As Senior Managing Consultant within HP Consulting Services, he held worldwide
responsibility for developing CRM services to Major Account clients in Europe.

Consultant and coach with Itéral Management in Lausanne, he specialises in project and change
management. He is certified in Project Management from PMI®. He is consulting and giving seminars
to organizations such as Nestlé, Merck Serono, ICRC, Swiss national, cantonal and city
administrations, small businesses.




                           MoT – EPFL, Odyssea - Station 5, CH-1015 Lausanne
                             Phone: +41-21-693-5324 Fax:+41-21-693-2489
                                          E-mail: mot@epfl.ch
                                            www.epfl.ch/mot                                            2
                                               Executive MBA in Management of Technology – MoT

                                                   ~ Targeting Entrepreneurship & Innovation ~




Module 6         8-10 June 2010                   Project Management                                  Module director: Jean Dolivo

   Day-Time           Who                                       Main topics                       Assignement / Class Activities
                                   •   Project key success factors
Tue 8.06.10
                   Jean Dolivo     •   Terminology
   09:00-10:30                     •   Project Life Cycle
   10:50-12:20     Participants
                                   •   Work in sub-groups

Tue 8.06.10                        •   Perspective from Biotech industry
                 Pietro Scalfaro
   14:00-15:30                     •   Stakeholders and needs analysis
                   Jean Dolivo     •   Work in sub-groups
   16:00-17:30
Wed 9.06.10                        •   Objectives definition
                   Jean Dolivo     •   Management of change
  09:00-10:30
                                   •   Project organization
  10:50-12:20      Participants
                                   •   Work in sub-groups

Wed 9.06.10                        •   Planning activities
                 Frédéric Meuwly
  14:00-15:30                      •   Project management software
                   Jean Dolivo     •   PM aspects for Biotech start-ups
  16:00-17:30
Thu 10.06.10                       •   Planning time and resources
                                   •   Follow-up
   09:00-10:30     Jean Dolivo     •   Risk analysis
   10:50-12:20                     •   Communication

Thu 10.06.10                       •   Case study from Medtech industry
                  Frédéric Pette
   14:00-15:30                     •   Participants' evaluation
                   Jean Dolivo     •   Conclusion
   16:00-17:30




                                               MoT – EPFL, Odyssea, Station 5, CH-1015 Lausanne
                                                Phone: +41-21-693-5324 Fax: +41-21-693-2489
                                                             E-mail: mot@epfl.ch
                                                               www.epfl.ch/mot                                                       3
Project Management


                               Executive MBA in Management of Technology – MoT

                                 ~ Targeting Entrepreneurship & Innovation ~


Module: Project Management                                            Module director: Jean Dolivo


Reading list

Advanced Readings:
 •   Leading change, John P. Kotter, HBR, January 2007
 •   The Hard Side of Change Management, H. L. Sirkin, P. Keenan, A. Jackson, HBR, October 2005


Bill of materials

Items distributed to students during the class:

 •   Projecto ® binder

 •   Projectino® booklet (summary in pocket format)

A bibliography is included in the binder.




                              MoT – EPFL, Odyssea - Station 5, CH-1015 Lausanne
                                Phone: +41-21-693-5324 Fax:+41-21-693-2489
                                             E-mail: mot@epfl.ch
                                               www.epfl.ch/mot                                       4

								
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