Prof. Dr. Uwe Strohbeck

Prof. Dr. Uwe Strohbeck received his Dipl. Eng. in 1992 from the University of Applied Sciences in Heilbronn, Germany, and his Ph.D. degree in 1999 from the University of Northumberland at Newcastle upon Tyne, U.K.

He gained extensive industrial experience for over 20 years in managing software development activities with international teams in different fields.

Currently, he is a Full Professor and Vice President at the University of Applied Sciences in Rosenheim, Germany, teaching courses on project management, computer sciences, and Internet of Things technologies.


Gain a hands-on experience in project planning and project control and conquer the challenges of project management.


This course enables you to understand the basics and the challenges of project management activities. You will gain a hands-on experience in the field of project planning and project control. Finally, these learnings will be strengthened by participation in a project game. By the end of this course, you will be able to understand the interaction of project schedule, project cost, and project resources. Also, you will learn how to plan a project and monitor the project status. You will also improve your capabilities to finish projects successfully.

Course Topics:

  • Introduction and Definition
  • Magical triangle, Milestones
  • Project targets, Project model, Project decision, and Project planning
  • Gantt diagram, Step-by-Step approach
  • Project planning exercise with ProjectLibre, Project Execution, Project Execution Process
  • Key-Performance-Indicators & Trend Diagram, Milestone Trend Analysis, KPI Trend Diagram
  • Project Control, Project monitoring exercise with trend diagrams and project cockpit


Software: Chrome browser.

Hardware: Computer with an Internet connection, working speakers, and microphone.

Prior knowledge: Basic knowledge of MS Excel.