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UH-Clear Lake Business Calendar – November, December & January

Project Scope and Quality Management

Nov. 4-5, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Bayou Building, room 1418

University of Houston-Clear Lake, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston, 77058

Ensure projects satisfy all requirements, stay on schedule and maintain cost and quality guidelines. Discover proven techniques for management of scope and project quality that will ensure project success. Participants will learn the tools and principles of quality control, project leadership, professional responsibility and ethics in project management. Course fee is $995. For more information or to register, visit http://uhcl.edu/camp, email camp@uhcl.edu or call UH-Clear Lake’s Center for Advanced Management Programs, 281-283-3120.

Strategic Utilization of Leadership Skills

Nov 8 and 22, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Bayou Building, room 2132

University of Houston-Clear Lake, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston, 77058

Become a better leader and create an effective, inspiring work environment. Anyone in a leadership position or aspiring to be a leader can benefit from this workshop and learn a personal style that works in a rapidly changing workplace. UHCL Associate Director of Organizational Development Ron Klinger presents this course to demonstrate how to define and apply leadership. Course fee is $850. For more information or to register, visit http://uhcl.edu/camp, email camp@uhcl.edu or call UH-Clear Lake’s Center for Advanced Management Programs, 281-283-3120.

Advanced Purchasing Practices

Nov. 12-13, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Bayou Building, room 1418

University of Houston-Clear Lake, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston, 77058

Improve negotiation skills essential to a professional purchasing career, increase supplier selection and enrich business relationships in a two-day Advanced Purchasing Practices class. This course is ideal for those who have some experience with purchasing and supply. Course fee is $995. For more information or to register, visit http://uhcl.edu/camp, email camp@uhcl.edu or call UH-Clear Lake’s Center for Advanced Management Programs, 281-283-3120.

Best Practices in Procurement

Nov. 14-15, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Bayou Building, room 1435

University of Houston-Clear Lake, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston, 77058

Enhance value and performance with better procurement practices. Learn lessons from organizations that have set high standards in the marketplace and discover strategies for improving procurement strategies. Course fee is $995. For more information or to register, visit http://uhcl.edu/camp, email camp@uhcl.edu or call UH-Clear Lake’s Center for Advanced Management Programs, 281-283-3120.

Legal Aspects of Supply Management: The Basics You Need to Succeed

Dec. 2-3, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Bayou Building, room 1418

University of Houston-Clear Lake, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston, 77058

Understand how the law affects purchase and supply management professionals in a two-day class designed to help participants succeed. Knowing the laws that apply to purchasing operations prevents misunderstandings and creates productive relationships. Contracts, liabilities and ethical obligations will be covered. Course fee is $995. For more information or to register, visit http://uhcl.edu/camp, email camp@uhcl.edu or call UH-Clear Lake’s Center for Advanced Management Programs, 281-283-3120.

Contract Writing Basics: What All the T’s and C’s Mean

Dec. 4-5, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Bayou Building, room 1435

University of Houston-Clear Lake, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston, 77058

Decode the standard terms used in supply management contracts during a two day session that will also offer a look at the terminology used in a standard contract. Attendees should bring examples of contracts or clauses for hands-on review. Course fee is $995. For more information or to register, visit http://uhcl.edu/camp, email camp@uhcl.edu or call UH-Clear Lake’s Center for Advanced Management Programs, 281-283-3120.

Project Time and Cost Management

Dec. 9-10, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Bayou Building, room 1418

University of Houston-Clear Lake, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston, 77058

Take charge of schedule and budget development in project management with a two-day course that teaches the basic skills and techniques that are often overlooked in project performance. Learn to complete projects on time and within budget. Bring a calculator. Course fee is $995. For more information or to register, visit http://uhcl.edu/camp, email camp@uhcl.edu or call UH-Clear Lake’s Center for Advanced Management Programs, 281-283-3120.

Cyber Security Institute’s Cyber Security Seminar

Dec. 10, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Gilruth Center, NASA Johnson Space Center
2101 E. NASA Pkwy (Entrance from Space Center Blvd.)

Listen to cyber security experts explain in non-technical language how to keep data, people and intellectual property secure. This seminar will teach company decision-makers new strategies to keep pace with the continuing landscape of cyber threats. This seminar, presented by UHCL’s Cyber Security Institute, will focus on topics such as managing mobile devices, reducing the risk of cyber attacks and the dangers of cloud computing. This seminar is offered in partnership with NASA Johnson Space Center, Bay Area Houston Economic Partnership and BayTech. Registration is $150 for individuals or $2000 to sponsor a 10-person table. Table sponsors will receive pre-and post-event recognition. Pre-registration is required. For more information, or to register, visit http://uhcl.edu/sce/csi_registration or contact Freeman Mendell, development director of the Cyber Security Institute at mendell@uhcl.edu.

Effective Application of Supervisory Techniques

Jan. 9-10, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Bayou Building, room 2132

University of Houston-Clear Lake, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston, 77058

Great supervisors know how to bring out each employee’s best attributes. Supervisors will learn decision-making and problem-solving skills that will improve interpersonal relationships and propel their careers to the next level. Course fee is $850 per person. For more information or to register, visit http://uhcl.edu/camp, email camp@uhcl.edu or call UH-Clear Lake’s Center for Advanced Management Programs, 281-283-3120.

Fundamentals of Purchasing: The Building Blocks of World-Class Professionalism

Jan. 13-14, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Bayou Building, Room to be announced

University of Houston-Clear Lake, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston, 77058

Purchasing and supply management professionals will examine core industry concepts and learn how to apply them to leading-edging technologies, including e-commerce. Participants will discover innovative techniques and skills using interactive methods. Leave this seminar with solid, working knowledge of the purchasing process, and the confidence to know how to use it. Bring a calculator.

Course fee is $995. For more information or to register, visit http://uhcl.edu/camp, email camp@uhcl.edu or call UH-Clear Lake’s Center for Advanced Management Programs, 281-283-3120.

Project Risk and Procurement Management

Jan. 13-14, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Bayou Building, room 1418

University of Houston-Clear Lake, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston, 77058

Managing risk and understanding contract and procurement strategies is essential for project managers. This two-day course identifies ways to work effectively with purchasing professionals, subcontractors and contracting managers to ensure project personnel monitor and control risks. Course fee is $995. For more information or to register, visit http://uhcl.edu/camp, email camp@uhcl.edu or call UH-Clear Lake’s Center for Advanced Management Programs, 281-283-3120.

Cost/Price Analysis

Jan. 15-16, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Bayou Building, Room to be announced

University of Houston-Clear Lake, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston, 77058

Learn how to manage costs and improve profit margins in this two-day course that gives purchasing and supply managers and buyers deeper insight into cost and price analysis. This program outlines traditional buying methods, supplier pricing practices, direct and indirect costs and estimating techniques. Bring a calculator. Course fee is $995. For more information or to register, visit http://uhcl.edu/camp, email camp@uhcl.edu or call University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Center for Advanced Management Programs, 281-283-3120.

Maximizing Team Effectiveness: Teamwork and Team Building

Jan. 17 and 31, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Bayou Building, Room 2132

University of Houston-Clear Lake, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston, 77058

Refine teambuilding skills with practical exercises and learn how to inspire teamwork. Discover what types of teams are effective and why teamwork is important. Gain confidence with solid knowledge and improve decision-making skills in this two-day course led by UH-Clear Lake Associate Director of Organizational Development Ron Klinger. Course fee is $850. For more information or to register, visit http://uhcl.edu/camp, email camp@uhcl.edu or call UH-Clear Lake’s Center for Advanced Management Programs, 281-283-3120.


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