P-R Workshop IV "Effective Communication in ICT-Projects"

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 Feedback from participants:

v  It is really great to have the opportunity to share ideas with other people and get familiar with              their point of view, and my final note the best things are for free…as this workshops

v  This project serves as a good reflection platform. Shouldn’t stop, but grow 

v  I think it was a good experience to speak with different people to share opinions about the understanding how communication on PM works


v  I find it very interesting to have people from universities, from industry, from politics to have chance like this to talk together and share information. Thank you! 

On 9th of November, the 4th Practice-Research Workshop took place in the Palais Festetics in Vienna. The main aim of the workshop was to facilitate a sharing between representatives from the University of Vienna and the Masaryk University Brno with numerous small and medium enterprises from Austria and the Czech Republic.

The event was opened by Mag. Dr. Ernst Gregor Jauernik, member of the Committee of the division “Management Consulting and IT Consulting” of the Chamber of Commerce Vienna, and Univ.-Prof. Dr. Stefanie Rinderle-Ma, Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Computer Science at the University of Vienna.

Practice/Research Workshop IV Vienna

Increasing costs?

Exceeded deadlines?

Issues due to undefined requirements and releases? 
Did you experience these or similar problems in your IT projects? Likely, these problems are caused by a lack of communicative effort in the project and the team!
Are you interested in sharing your experiences and cooperatively find solutions? We offer you the opportunity to examine challenges and issues in projects with representatives from the universities and from other companies!
Since January 2011 the University of Vienna (Austria) and the Masaryk University in Brno (Czech Republic) are working together in an EU-funded project to build up an additional course offer in the doctorate studies “Computer Science” and “Business Informatics” with a focus on “International Constructive Communication in the Context of ICT”.
These additional courses aim on strengthening communicative competences and support employed PhD-students with their practical dissertations. To link practice and research, an intense cooperation and networking between companies and universities is strived. To enable sustainable relationships, so-called “iCom Practice-Research Workshops” are regularly held in or around Vienna and Brno. In these workshops participants can share and discuss challenges and practical issues and cooperatively search for solutions.
The 4th Practice-Research Workshop on November, 9th in Vienna in cooperation with the Chamber of Commerce and covered the following topics:
·         International Communication – Communication as Success Factor in ICT-Projects
·         Building Competences and Knowledge Management in Small and Medium Enterprises
·         Agile Teams – Challenges in the International Practice
Thanks to all participants who shared their experiences with like-minded people!!!
The next iCom Practice-Research Workshop will be held next spring! We are looking forward to seeing you!!
For further information regarding the workshop or other project activities, please contact christina.boehm@univie.ac.at.

This event was organized in co-operation with:

Wirtschaftskammer Wien: Unternehmensberatung & IT


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Nov 10, 2011, 1:48 AM
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Nov 10, 2011, 1:49 AM