Main Risks of Aerospace Engineering Projects: How to Implement Wise Risk Management into Your Organization

Epicflow Blog

The aerospace engineering sector deals with mostly large and complex projects. What are the most typical risks associated with aerospace engineering projects, and how to manage them effectively? Main Risks Affecting Aerospace Engineering Projects. Aerospace Standard.

2022 Aerospace and Defense Industry Trends

Epicflow Blog

Aerospace and defense industry is gradually recovering from the pandemic consequences, but still remains vulnerable as the world hasn’t fully overcome this crisis yet. Increase in private investments in space companies, which will accelerate innovations coming to market. .

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Driving Digital Transformation in Aerospace & Defense: Recent Technology Trends

Epicflow Blog

How can aerospace and defense organizations respond to present-day uncertainty and manage constant change? Let’s examine the applications of these technologies in more detail and learn how aerospace and defense companies can benefit from them. . AM applications in aerospace.

Successful Project Delivery in Aerospace and Defense: Success Criteria

Epicflow Blog

In aerospace and defense projects, there should be no room for ambiguity regarding the desired outcomes. Read the article to learn more about these criteria, and which of them should be applied to assess the success of aerospace and defense projects. .

Aerospace and Defense Industry 2022: Project Management Challenges and Ways to Address Them

Epicflow Blog

In the previous article , we’ve reviewed the most prominent trends that are expected to impact the aerospace and defense industry this year. Challenges In the Aerospace & Defense Projects .

Agile. Creativity. Innovation.

International Institute for Learning

However, today the principles of agile have spread to other corporate functions such as innovation. The Agile Innovation allows teams to launch new products quickly and at a lower risk than with traditional innovation practices (Kerzner, 2019). . By Luigi Morsa.

People Innovation: A New Vision to Innovate

International Institute for Learning

Nowadays, companies are very conscious that if they want to be competitive, they have to innovate. It is worth quoting a sentence of the father of the Open Innovation concept, Henry Chesbrough: “Most innovation fails. And companies that don’t innovate die” [1]. In a nutshell, we can agree that innovation is all about bringing improvement and efficiency; and affecting the development of a company in a positive manner. By Luigi Morsa, Ph.D. .

Digitalization of Aerospace Engineering: Main Difficulties and Ways to Overcome Them

Epicflow Blog

In today’s changing and uncertain world, aerospace engineering companies are seeking the ways to design and develop new products faster and with less cost. Digitalization in Aerospace Engineering: General Overview . Digital technologies used in aerospace engineering .

Simplifying the Job of an Aerospace Engineering Project Manager with a Resource Management Solution

Epicflow Blog

Project management in aerospace engineering deals with large-scale complex initiatives that require perfect coordination between all the parties involved. Read further to learn about its potential to simplify aerospace engineering project management. .

2022 Online and In-Person Events for Project/Resource Managers and Industry Professionals

Epicflow Blog

April 6 — The Hottest Innovations in Talent Management aims to provide those engaged in talent management with recent innovations on the following topics: compensation and incentives, technologies and compliance, managing performance of an organization, department or employees, and more. .

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Reduce the Risk – Share the Success

International Institute for Learning

By Luigi Morsa , Aerospace Engineer and Project Manager, SII Engineering & IT Risk Management is the act or practice of dealing with risk. is an Aerospace Engineer and Project Manager working for the consultant company SII Germany Engineering & IT.

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Avoiding Mistakes: The Great Challenge

International Institute for Learning

is an Aerospace Engineer and Project Manager working in the Aircraft Industry. Innovation. 2022); Reduce the Risk – Share the Success (2022), “Managing Conflicts in Projects” (2021); “Chess and Business Strategy” (2020); “People Innovation: A New Vision to Innovate” (2019).

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What Is Advanced Manufacturing? A Quick Guide

ProjectManager.com

As technologies have become more innovative, advanced manufacturing technology also improves. Advanced manufacturing is the practice of using innovative technologies and methods to improve a company’s ability to be competitive in the manufacturing sector.

What Is Advanced Manufacturing? A Quick Guide

ProjectManager.com

As technologies have become more innovative, advanced manufacturing technology also improves. Advanced manufacturing is the practice of using innovative technologies and methods to improve a company’s ability to be competitive in the manufacturing sector.

Team Management: The Key of to Success

International Institute for Learning

is an Experienced Aerospace Engineer and Project Manager working in the Aircraft Industry. Innovation. 2022); Reduce the Risk – Share the Success (2022), “Managing Conflicts in Projects” (2021); “Chess and Business Strategy” (2020); “People Innovation: A New Vision to Innovate” (2019).

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PROJECT MANAGEMENT BENCHMARKING, an excellence enabling instrument

International Institute for Learning

As an example, the aerospace division of a Fortune 500 company benchmarked against their competitors. Then, they decided to benchmark against best-in-class companies in project management, all of which were in different industries other than aerospace.

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Divergent-Convergent Paths Process For Conflict Management

International Institute for Learning

By Luigi Morsa – Aerospace Engineer and Project Manager, SII Engineering & IT. is an Aerospace Engineer and Project Manager working in Germany at the consultant company SII engineering & IT.

European Defense Industry 2021: Challenges and Trends

Epicflow Blog

Let’s consider the challenges the aerospace and defence industries are facing today and what trends are leading in the year 2021. Some countries have suffered losses but primarily accounting for commercial aerospace. Thus, Turkey’s total aerospace and defence exports declined by 16.8%

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Making Your Digital Transformation Journey Successful: An Overview of Its Essential Components

Epicflow Blog

It’s also important to redefine employees’ roles and responsibilities and align them with transformation goals as well as engage integrators and technology-innovation managers in the transformation process. Innovation: Opportunities for Growth. Innovation .

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Matrix Management for Strategic Projects

International Institute for Learning

The concept of matrix management and horizontal (or multidirectional) workflow became common practice in the aerospace industry beginning in the 1970s mainly because of technical reasons stemming from the need for innovation, new product development, and improved quality management practices.

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Reflection and Takeaways on Agility from the SMC-IT 2018 Space Mission Design conference

The IIL Blog

as a keynote speaker, I opened the conference with “Scrum to the Stars” which looked back into aviation history and to the future of innovation in aerospace, and how Scrum methodologies have been, and will continue to be effective tools. Aerospace design processes were modified as improvements to flight technology were discovered, and the knowledge base expanded. In essence, Scrum was there at the start of aerospace exploration.

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Chess and Business Strategy

International Institute for Learning

is an Aerospace Engineer and Project Manager working in Germany at the consultant company SII engineering & IT. By Luigi Morsa, Ph.D. Undoubtedly the chess game is fascinating because it implies deep thinking, strategy, and prediction ability.

The Calm Before the Project Management Storm

Arras People

Where is the drive, the creativity, the innovation, the flexibility, the usefulness? About Steve: Steve Wake has worked in the print, automotive, aerospace, defence, insurance and IT industries as a project manager and consultant. There comes a time when you’ve been working in and around project management for a while and you take a sit back and just reflect for a while.

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Choosing a Project Management Tool: Epicflow vs. Project Online by Microsoft

Epicflow Blog

Meets multi-project and resource management needs of defense, telecommunication, energy, shipbuilding, aerospace, automotive industries, and manufacturing. .

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How to Handle Digital Transformation Pain Points

Epicflow Blog

In the defence and aerospace sector, companies digitize to challenge the reach of conventional manufacturing and create new engine designs and types of aircraft. One of the major challenges is that despite claiming to love innovation, people still resist change. Going digital is not only about bringing innovation but also about changing the culture, being flexible and ready to introduce new programs.

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Buyer’s Guide To PLM Software: What It Is, Cost, Features, + More

DigitalPM

PLM is becoming more important in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, aerospace, electronics and high-tech, chemical processing, and more. More product innovation in these […]. Before you invest in or think about investing in product lifecycle management (PLM) software, you need to know what PLM is.

A New Way to Recognize the Achievements of Project Managers

The IIL Blog

Years ago, many aerospace and defense industry projects were managed using war rooms. The Innovation Ribbon: . Innovation is generally regarded as a new way of doing something. The ultimate goal of innovation is to create hopefully long-lasting additional value for the company, the users, and the deliverable itself. Innovation can be viewed as the conversion of an idea into cash or a cash equivalent. Exhibit 8: The innovation Ribbon.

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Steve Wake: Reflections on EVA, Silence and To Do Lists

Rebel’s Guide to PM

About Steve: Steve Wake has worked in the print, automotive, aerospace, defence, insurance and IT industries as a project manager and consultant. Steve has also had to become an accomplished event organiser and chair with his own EVA conference in its 21st year as well as continued close involvement in the high profile PMI UK Synergy events, both productions with a reputation for the unusual and innovative.

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Resources for Good Project Management

Herding Cats

Reinventing Project Management: The Diamond Approach to Successful Growth and Innovation , Aaron Shenhar and Dov Dvir. A Rich, Systems Engineering Subdivision, The Aerospace Corporation. How Fast, Inexpensive, Restrained, and Elegant Methods Ignite Innovation , Dan Ward. Anecdotes abound of examples of Bad Project Management. Sometimes these anecdotes are used to suggest a corrective or preventive action that might actually work.

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Can Resource Planning Software be Both - Easy to Use and Flexible?

Ganttic

The innovation surfaced in the context of the Cold War. He moved resources away from the unproductive defense industry and other areas such as aerospace and nuclear energy and applied newly mined resources to commercial applications. Not long ago, we celebrated the world wide web’s 30th birthday. The creator of the World Wide Web – Tim Berners-Lee – said his brain-child is still in its awkward teenage phase.

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The Leadership Gap: Signs, Symptoms, and Solutions

International Institute for Learning

By Ori Schibi. The area of leadership may be the most studied and elaborate of all organizations and management areas; and yet, it is possible that we know the least about it. When you ask people what it takes to be a good leader, they start reciting all sorts of qualities and behavioral attributes.

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22 Manufacturing Conferences to Attend in 2018

Appfluence

In addition, you will have the opportunity to meet and network with innovators and leading professionals throughout the industry. This is your chance to find answers to your current medtech challenges — from prototyping to full-scale manufacturing — while keeping up with the latest innovations reshaping the industry. Manufacturing Innovation. AeroDef Manufacturing® is the leading exposition and technical conference for the aerospace and defense manufacturing industry.

Software Estimating Resources

Herding Cats

Bool, CrossLink: The Aerospace Corporation, Winter, 2000/2001, pp. Effort Estimation for Mobile Applications Using Use Case Point (UCP),” Anureet Kaur and Kulwant Kaur, Smart Innovations in Communication and Computational Sciences. Managing the Sources of Uncertainty: Matching Process and Context in Software Development,” Alan MacCormack and Roberto Verganti, The Journal of Product Innovation Management, 2003:20:217?232.

Risk Management Resources

Herding Cats

Mitigating Cognitive Biases in Risk Identification: Practitioner Checklist for the Aerospace Sector,” Debra L. Understanding the Impact of Project Risk Management on Project Performance: An Empirical Study,” Roque Rabechini Junior and Marly Monteiro de Carvalho, Journal of Technology Management and Innovation , Volume 8, Issus ALTEC, 2013. Innovation and Risk Management,” Eduardo Manuel, MPRA Paper No. Risk Management is essential for development and production programs.

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A Compendium of Risk Management Resources

Herding Cats

Mitigating Cognitive Biases in Risk Identification: Practitioner Checklist for the Aerospace Sector,” Debra L. Understanding the Impact of Project Risk Management on Project Performance: An Empirical Study,” Roque Rabechini Junior and Marly Monteiro de Carvalho, Journal of Technology Management and Innovation , Volume 8, Issus ALTEC, 2013. Innovation and Risk Management,” Eduardo Manuel, MPRA Paper No.

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Estimating is a Learned Skill

Herding Cats

International Journal of Engineering and Innovative Technology (IJEIT) Volume 1, Issue 4, April 2012. Estimating is a learned skill, used for any purpose from every-day life to management of projects. When I left for the airport this morning to catch my flight to a customer site I estimated, given the conditions, how much time I need to get to my favorite parking spot at DIA.