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Unformatted text preview: sist you with identifying your your project’s risks. Dr. Maged Ezzat Georgy Interviews Interviews Interview could be either: ◦ Structured, or ◦ Unstructured. For structured interviews, be prepared with questions and basic project documentation (e.g., WBS) before starting the interview. Dr. Maged Ezzat Georgy Brainstorming Sessions Brainstorming is a “facilitated” exchange of information. information. The following are usually asked to meet and identify possible risk events: ibl ◦ Project stakeholders, ◦ Key project team members, ◦ Experts (internal and/or external) (i ◦ Others who can positively contribute to the session. Dr. Maged Ezzat Georgy Brainstorming Brainstorming Sessions This process requires a facilitator (usually the PM) The facilitator: ◦ Briefs the attends on the project and purpose of the session, ◦ Administers the exchange of ideas, and ◦ Records the risks one by one on a whiteboard, or flip chart chart. Dr. Maged Ezzat Georgy Brainstorming Sessions Important rules: ◦ Keep interruptions to a minimum, ◦ Don’t discount any idea, ◦ Critiquing ideas isn’t part of the process, ◦ All participants have equal say, and and ◦ Think outside the box. Dr. Maged Ezzat Georgy Brainstorming Brainstorming Sessions Problems with the brainstorming session: ◦ The facilitator, and ◦ Attendants differing status. Dr. Maged Ezzat Georgy Exercise Risk Identification Exercise Exercise You are required to identify the risks of the simple case case study whose info is given below: ◦ A specialized hospital in Assiut (Upper Egypt), ◦ Partially funded from government, rest of funding from foreign and local donations. ◦ Specialized labs with supplies from Europe. ◦ Location will have multiple parallel projects (other than the hospital). Dr. Maged Ezzat Georgy Exercise ◦ Engineering done by a foreign design firm (due to the donators’ requirements). ◦ Little investigation of site prior to design. ◦ Land still needs the clearing of unauthorized occupants. ◦ Contractor HQ in Cairo (made lowest offer to penetrate the market in Upper Egypt for the first time), and ◦ Contractor plans to heavily use subs for typical works. Dr. Maged Ezzat Georgy Homework Homework Exercise The Channel Tunnel Check website Dr. Maged Ezzat Georgy End of Week 2...
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