Consulting work, Speeches, Workshops and Seminars

April 20th, 2017

Speeches/Talks/Panels

Khazanchi, D. (2017, April 10th). “Beyond Innovation: How Transformative Thinking Can be Part of Our Daily Work.” Union Pacific Railroad IT Leadership Meeting.

Khazanchi, D. (2017, February 24th). “”IT Opportunities.” & “iSTEM in the Classroom: Apps, Games and more.” Nebraska Association for the Gifted Spring Conference (NAG), Omaha, NE.

Khazanchi, D. (2016, June 30th). “Beyond innovation: How Transformative Thinking Should be Part of Our Daily Work.” Union Pacific Railroad Asian Heritage Month. [Abstract]

Khazanchi, D. (2016, June 14th). “Emerging Models of Industry – University Collaboration: From Internships to R&D @ UNO IS&T.” UNO Employer Appreciation Day. [PPT]

Khazanchi, D. (2016, May 19/20). “Participant in the Panel on Privacy, Technology and Surveillance In the Digital Age: The Big Brother scenario.” Midwest Association for Information Systems Conference, Milwaukee, WI.

Khazanchi, D. (2015, October 5th). “The Politics of Project Management.” Project Management Professional Development Day – ProDev 2015, Embassy Suites / La Vista Conference Center, La Vista, NE 68128.

Khazanchi, D. (10/24/2013). “Biomedical Informatics Education/Training and Applied Projects at UNOmaha.” Nebraska Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Fall Meeting, La Vista Conference Center.

Khazanchi, D. (10/20/2013). Keynote Speech. “Gerentechnology Research and Application.” Fourth biennial conference on aging – Aging with Passion and Purpose: Aging Well in the Age of Technology.

Khazanchi, D. (9/28/2012). Keynote Speech. “The Interdisciplinary Future of Computing Research, Education and Practice.” 2nd Conference of Computer Science: Theory, Application and Research (C-STAR)”, Udaipur, India. [PDF]

Khazanchi, D. (10/4/2013). “Panel on Technology Empowered Language Learning: Language Training for the Next Generation Global Workforce.” 36th Global Studies Conference, October 3-5, 2013, Omaha, Nebraska.

Khazanchi, D. (10/26/2011). “Academic Integrity in a Digital World.” Ethicon 2011, Croc Center, Omaha, NE.

Khazanchi, D. and Owens, D. (2009, August 12th). “Project Management Assurance.” PMI Heartlands Chapter, Omaha, Nebraska. [PDF]

Khazanchi, D. (2008, October 21st). Keynote Speech on “Managing Global Virtual Teams & Projects: Key Concepts, Issues and Strategies for Success.” Valmont IT Conference, October 20-21, Omaha, Nebraska.

Khazanchi, D. & Zigurs, I. (February 15th, 2006). “Patterns of effective virtual project management.” Talk given to the Project Management Institute (PMI) Heartlands Chapter, Omaha, NE.

Khazanchi, D. (April 18th, 2001). “Strategies for managing IT projects: Some key best practices.” Talk given to the Project Management Institute (PMI) Heartlands Chapter, Omaha, NE.

Khazanchi, D. (February 8-9th, 1999). “Strategies for managing IT projects: Some key best practices” and “Project Management fundamentals.” Conducted a two-day training seminar for Data Processing Sciences Corporation, Blue Ash, Ohio.

Khazanchi, D. (October 30th, 1998). “An introduction to the INTERNET.” Gave a talk on this topic to the British Club of Kristiansand, Norway.

Khazanchi, D. (1998). “Strategies for managing IT projects: Some best practices.” Gave a speech on this topic to the Tri-state Telecommunications Association (TTA), Cincinnati, Ohio.

Khazanchi, D. (March 13th, 1997) “The strategic potential of electronic commerce in international trade.” Gave a speech on this topic to the Northern Kentucky International Trade Association, Inc. (NKITA), Covington, Kentucky.

Khazanchi, D. (February 18th, 1997). “Getting an IS education,” The Kroger Company’s Career Post (Boy Scouts of America), Cincinnati, Ohio.

Seminars/Workshops

Khazanchi, D. (11/8/2013). “Workshop on The Politics of Project Management.” IT Professional Development Academy, College of Information Science & Technology, University of Nebraska at Omaha.

Khazanchi, D. (2011, April). “Avatars, People and Virtual Worlds: A Research Agenda and Demonstration”. Gerontology Spring Colloquium, Lincoln, NE.

Khazanchi, D. (January 21st, 2008). “The Potential of Information Technology Theories & Tools in Enhancing Clinical & Translational Research.” Clinical and Translational Research Seminar, University of Nebraska Medical Center. [PDF]

Khazanchi, D. (September 24th, 2001). “Managing international projects: Key issues and strategies for success,” Fourth Annual Project Management Professional Development Day “PRODEV/2001”, PMI Heartland Chapter, Harvey’s Casino-Hotel, Council Bluffs, Iowa. Conducted two one-hour seminar sessions attended by a total of 120 project managers/PMI members.

Khazanchi, D. and Zigurs, I. (2007, May 30-31st). Workshop on “Patterns of Effective Management of Virtual Projects”. Conducted a three hour workshop for 26 participants from Portland, US East Coast, Costa Rica, Finland, Netherlands and Japan hosted by Cadence Management Corporation for their International Methodology Update (IMU) 2007 meeting, Portland, OR.

Khazanchi, D. (November 26th, 1998) “Strategies for managing IS projects: Some key best practices.” Conducted a three-hour seminar on this topic for ISI AS, Oslo, Norway.

Khazanchi, D. (November 25th, 1998) “Strategies for managing IS projects: Some key best practices” and “Understanding corporate IS sophistication.” Conducted a three-hour seminar on these topics for Cap-Gemini, Oslo , Norway.

Khazanchi, D. (October 16th, 1998) “Strategies for managing IT projects: Some key best practices.” Conducted a one-hour seminar for Maritime Hydraulics (Norway) IT Group Retreat, Helmerhaus Hotel, Grimstad, Norway.

Consulting

Khazanchi, D. (5/23-24, 2012). “External Evaluator for the South Dakota Board of Regents – Review of Dakota State University’s (http://www.DSU.edu) Proposed MS in Applied Computer Science Program”.