Michael Poli to host SCoPE Arizona Workshop, June 4

HOBOKEN, N.J. - Dr. Michael Poli, Distinguished Associate Professor, Project Management, at Stevens Institute of Technology, will host the SCoPE Arizona Workshop, Friday June 4, 2010.

Stevens is home to one of the premier Technology Management schools and Project Management programs in the world. Stevens has been teaching project management since 1986; and was the third university worldwide to be accredited by the Project Management Institute (PMI) in 2004. Stevens has taught more than 500,000 hours in project, process, quality, people and leadership, as well as many millions of hours of other technical and management courses.

Don Rheinstein, a resident of Tucson andone of Stevens’ expert WebCampusinstructors will lead the workshop. Participants will earn eight Professional Development Units (PDUs). The workshop will be held at the Desert Diamond Casino (just minutes south of Tucson), Sahuarita, Arizona, on Friday, June 4, 2010 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

For more information, please visit http://howe.stevens.edu/scope/workshop.

About Stevens Institute of Technology

Founded in 1870 and celebrating 140 Years of Innovation, Stevens Institute of Technology, The Innovation University TM , lives at the intersection of industry, academics and research.  The University's students, faculty and partners leverage their collective real-world experience and culture of innovation, research and entrepreneurship to confront global challenges in engineering, science, systems and technology management.

Based in Hoboken, N.J. and with a location in Washington, D.C., Stevens offers baccalaureate, master’s, certificates and doctoral degrees in engineering, the sciences and management, in addition to baccalaureate degrees in business and liberal arts.  Stevens has been recognized by both the US Department of Defense and the Department of Homeland Security as a National Center of Excellence in the areas of systems engineering and port security research. The University has a total enrollment of more than 2,200 undergraduate and 3,700 graduate students with almost 450 faculty. Stevens’ graduate programs have attracted international participation from China, India, Southeast Asia, Europe and Latin America as well as strategic partnerships with industry leaders, governments and other universities around the world.  Additional information may be obtained at www.stevens.edu and www.stevens.edu/press.