Explore the alignment between the engineering project manager's technical decision processes and the company's organizational strategy. Discuss both normative and descriptive approaches to strategic thinking. Learn structuring of strategic decision-making processes using rational, descriptive, political, and uncertainty models. Investigate linkages between strategy, organizational structure, and value chain with technical decision making. Learn about using performance measurement systems to assess the effectiveness of strategic decision processes.
Undergraduate degree in engineering, science, mathematics, computer science, a closely allied field, or equivalent experience.