Specialist Areas: Project Managment, Microsoft Project, Visual Basic, Excel and Access.
Dr Sam Sharp is director of Numerix and is a leading authority on project management. Having been a practitioner, consultant and workshop leader for over twenty years, he has established an outstanding reputation for his interactive hands-on workshops, conducted at levels ranging from senior executives to supervisors and team leaders.
He is able to impart knowledge clearly and effectively which has won him acclaim during courses which are commonly enthusiastically received. His relaxed style and commitment to providing an active and engaging learning environment has made him one of Australia's premier course leaders.
Sam specialises in:
- Project scheduling
- Control techniques
- Financial modelling
- Operations research
His project management experience lies in applications development, research and systems. He has been a project leader responsible for a variety of applications in engineering and allied areas.
He has worked on several large projects, including those in the geotechnical applications area during the late 1970's and early 1980's, relating to the underground disposal and storage of nuclear waste materials in the United States.
He has written several articles for prestigious international journals in the area of heat flow and rock mechanics. He has also contributed chapters to numerous publications and delivered papers at conferences around the world.
Sam has authored and co-authored three management oriented software packages, including an educational project scheduling program, which has been distributed in the United States.
Sam is a Member of the Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM). He has a B.Sc. in Computer Science, an M.Sc in Applied Mathematics, and a Ph.D. degree in Geo-Engineering.
His commitment to creating an active learning environment will result in a rewarding and interactive workshop for your staff.