April 16 - 17, 2013

Sheraton Station Square Hotel - Pittsburgh, PA   




Learning Outcomes

  • Knowledge of why to stress planning and the cost of poor planning
  • Ability to use 4-6 simple yet powerful planning tools
  • Skills to plan and implement effectively with others (using basic group and interpersonal skills)
  • High motivation to plan more effective


Doug Pearson, Pearson Consulting Associates, is the instructor for this workshop. Doug is well know in the natural gas industry and has conducted this training for Reliant Energy, El Paso Natural Gas, as well as Sony Corp., Solar Turbines, Georgia Pacific, Sysco Corp., Amgen, SpeedFam-IPEC, and Eli Lilly.


  • The project management process
  • Project planning & management tools
  • Managing relationships in projects
  • Managing project teamwork
  • Managing, implementing, and closing
  • Pipeline project simulation

Professional Development Hours

This workshop qualifies for 14 Professional Development Hours.

Event Information

  • $725 Member / $975 Non-members
  • Schedule: 8 am to 4 pm Tuesday, and  8 am to 5 pm Wed.
  • Each participant will receive a comprehensive workbook, a valuable resource that will provide benefits long after the completion of the class.
  • Breakfast, lunch and refreshments provided
  • All sessions of the workshop will be held at the Sheraton Station Square Hotel
  • Trouble registering?  Click Registration Help  for more information
  • Questions? Email or phone (972) 620-8505 and someone will be happy to assist you.

Hotel Information

Sheraton Station Square

  • 300 West Station Square Drive · Pittsburgh, PA 15219
  • GMRC rate $139
  • For reservations, call 888-627-7029 and request the Gas Machinery/GMRC rate
  • Click here for online reservations GMRC 2013 Training Week

Other Information

Pirates Baseball - a group outing at beautiful PNC Park is planned for Wednesday evening. Check the box on your registration form to purchase a ticket.

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