Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 21, 2012
EPM Architects announced today that they will be hosting an MPUG Houston Chapter Event on ‘What’s new in Microsoft Project 2013’. The event will take place on Wednesday, September 12, 2012 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM (CDT) at the Microsoft Houston Office.
Please join us for this free MPUG event where Tony Zink will give an introductory overview and live demo of Project 2013 and learn how it will benefit you as a project manager, planner, or scheduler.
Synopsis: The next release of Microsoft Project -- Project 2013 -- is right around the corner, and it has several new and updated features that should improve the project scheduling experience, promote interactivity, and improve overall effectiveness. At this local Microsoft Project User Group event, Tony Zink, Vice President of EPM Architects and co-author of two best-selling books on Project Server 2010, will introduce and perform live demonstrations presenting several of the new features available in the Project 2013 Preview edition of the software, including...
- Changes to the Microsoft Project interface
- New data formatting options
- The new 'Task Path' feature
- New project reporting features
- New project templates
- Interactivity with Microsoft SkyDrive
- The new Project Apps platform
- The new Project Online offering
- How to obtain the preview edition of the software
- ...and more!
FOOD AND DRINK WILL BE PROVIDED
Tony Zink, MCITP, MCT is a Vice President with EPM Architects, Inc. He has spent over 15 years managing complex engineering and IT projects and working with various-sized companies to implement PM Processes and Technologies such as Microsoft Project, Project Server, and SharePoint to effectively manage their projects. He is a Microsoft Certified IT Professional and Microsoft Certified Trainer in Enterprise Project Management, and he is co-author of the two best-selling EPM books: 'Implementing and Administering Microsoft Project Server 2010' and 'Managing Enterprise Projects Using Microsoft Project Server 2010'.
Tony is actively involved in the Project Management, MS Project, and SharePoint user communities, and he speaks at local and nation-wide events about the best ways to implement and use PM processes and tools to effectively drive change within organizations. In his spare time, Tony enjoys biking, playing bass guitar, and taking things apart.
Keeping Users of Microsoft® Office Project Connected. MPUG delivers users relevant and independent Microsoft Project Management content, resources, opportunities and community networking worldwide. MPUG connects thousands of project management practitioners -- to help them better leverage their investment in Microsoft tools such as Microsoft Project, Excel and Sharepoint for Project Management and ultimately advance their businesses and careers.
About EPM Architects:
EPM Architects is an Enterprise Project and Portfolio Management consulting firm focused exclusively on the Microsoft EPM solution, mainly Microsoft Project and Project Server. EPM Architects is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner in the Project and Portfolio Management competency.
As the largest EPM company in the region and one of the leading Microsoft EPM companies in the US, EPM Architects is the "go-to" EPM company for implementation, development, and support. EPM Architects also has the largest dedicated Microsoft EPM Training center in the country providing the most comprehensive training curriculum led by some of the leading subject matter experts in the industry. EPM Architects’ clients consist of Global 50, Fortune 50, 100 and 500 companies as well as small to mid-sized companies in several industry verticals.
For more details on EPM Architects’ products and services, please visit their website at http://www.epmarchitects.com or call them at their Houston office at 713.400.9200 or toll free at 1.888.444.3762.