Meisterplan Extends Global Reach
At the 3rd PMO Leaders and Project Portfolio Managers Forum in Budapest, Hungary, Meisterplan was presented as the easy and visual alternative to existing PPM software solutions. Imre Szalay, the PMI Hungary Chapter Leader, introduced the Topic of PPM Application’s User Experience, which gave a general introduction to the characteristics of PPM applications. Next, Miklós Szilassy from Antenna Hungária presented MS Project Server Implementation Lessons Learned regarding the application features and project attributes.
Dávid Csomós, Freelancer PM, continued the presentation with HP PPMC as an enterprise resource and portfolio management application, sharing the implementation experience as a project manager. He also introduced and presented Meisterplan, highlighting how Meisterplan makes portfolio management visual and easy.
Csomós also identified the benefits of scenario planning with Meisterplan, including:
Simulating a different project case, and realignment of strategic goals
The ability to quickly see the impact that plan changes have on resources, goals, and budget re-allocation
The accuracy of the scenarios, which are logged and ready to be shared immediately
After the presentations, an open discussion was held around the challenges of resource allocation and project administration in terms of resource scheduling.
The next forum topics will be PMO Roles and Marketing Inside the Organization, and PMO Stakeholder Management.