October Virtual Chapter Event - "The Importance of Team Innovation to Ensure Project Success" and "Applying Large Language Models (like ChatGPT) to Project Management"

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The Importance of Team Innovation to Ensure Project Success, by Gabriele Maussner-Schouten

Project management can be innovative at varying times in the life cycle of the project: creation, design, build and implementation phases. This presentation will discuss the importance of innovation within the team, promoting creativity, process improvement and, most importantly, job satisfaction and professional development.  

  • Discover the importance of innovation within the team.
  • Discover how to promote creativity, process improvement, job satisfaction and personal development.

Applying Large Language Models (like ChatGPT) to Project Management, by Paul Boudreau

This talk explains how LLMs work and what project managers need to know when using them to achieve the best results.

  • Learn how LLMs work and what PMs should know when using them to achieve best results.

Please join us on October 3 as PMI Manitoba collaborates with ProjectBites to present Gabriele Maussner-Schouten “The Importance of Team Innovation to Ensure Project Success”, and Paul Boudreau “Applying Large Language Models (like ChatGPT) to Project Management.”


Gabriele Maussner-Schouten, MBA, PMP, BCAP : Gabriele Maussner-Schouten is a respected project consultant and coach with more than 20 years of experience developing and implementing practical solutions for project management success. Her expertise managing large projects for both private and public-sector organizations range from mission-critical ERP implementations and content management solutions to providing leadership for major special events and support for enterprise-wide communication strategies. She is well versed in agile and waterfall project management techniques and is talented workshop facilitator and speaker. Gabriele coaches project teams and project sponsors to create high performance project teams and to deliver business value to the organization. Gabriele offers fractional PMO services, hands-on project support and project coaching. She is trained in adult learning and has taught strategic supply chain management at Centennial College and Humber College in Toronto. Gabriele holds an MBA from Dalhousie University and a business degree from Technische Hochschule Nürnberg Georg Simon Ohm in Germany. She received her PMP certification in 2005 and is Six Sigma Green Belt Certified (SSGBC)™ from York University. She is a registered Coach Practitioner and a member of the International Coaching Federation. She is fluently bilingual in English and German.


Paul Boudreau, MBA, PMP : Paul Boudreau is a highly respected and influential project management professional with over thirty-five years experience in the technology industry.  His extensive project management work includes successful project implementations in Canada, the United States, and the United Kingdom.  In addition to developing and teaching over 80 project management in class courses, his public online courses have been taken by students in over 100 countries.  Paul currently uses his in-depth knowledge of project management to research and develop AI concepts. His first book, Applying Artificial Intelligence to Project Management, was well received for both professional and practical insights into a complex new technology. Boudreau is a dynamic and motivational speaker as he presents visual images and compelling arguments for using AI to change the project methodology.

We look forward to seeing you at our virtual event on October 3rd.       

Event Date: Tuesday, October 3, 2023

Location: Online (link to be emailed to attendees prior to the event)


  • 12:00 pm    Speaker presentation
  • 1:00 pm      End of session


  • Free for Pre-Registered PMI Manitoba Members
  • $15+GST for Pre-Registered Non-Members

Event Info:  

  • Registration closes Monday, October 2, 2023, at 12:00 pm 
  • Event attendance is worth one (1) Ways of working Professional Development Unit (PDU) 
  • No refunds. Substitutions permitted providing the substitute is eligible for the same price.

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Type of category: Monthly Meetings

Type of activity: Ways of Working

Date: October 3rd, 2023

Hour: 12:00PM to 1:00PM

# of PDUs: 1


Members: Free

Non members and Guests: $15.00