Cost is $35.00 per person, members get a $5.00 discount if logged in and registered before 7pm the Monday before the event. For our summer venue, seats are limited to 40.
Non-Members are always welcome to PMIAK events.
Location: Kinley’s Restaurant & Bar, 3230 Seward Hwy, Anchorage, AK 99503
Wednesday, August 12, 2015, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
This month’s topic will be: Malawi Children’s Village H2O Treatment System, Project Management Successes & Challenges
11:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Networking
11:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Business
The presentation begins with an introduction to Malawi, in terms of geographical location, population, economic well-being and culture. The need for the project is outlined, with images of the Malawi Children’s Village (MCV) students, instructors and surrounding villagers. A history of the development of the project is shown from inception through project completion in 2012, which leads in to a brief video providing further insights to the people served, the physical size of the treatment system, and the benefits that have resulted following project startup. The remainder of the presentation focuses on several project management and technical lessons learned over the course of the last seven (7) years
About the Keynote Speaker:
Mike Moora has been a project team member with the Southcentral Alaska Professional Chapter of Engineers Without Borders since 2007, where he currently manages a team associated with supplying drinking water to a school and infant aid facility in the SE African nation of Malawi. Mike has practiced professionally for approximately 40 years in the field of consulting engineering-design. He is currently Program Manager for Doyon Anvil LLC, who has provided design services in both the upstream and downstream sectors of the Alaska energy industry for nearly 45 years. The downtown office currently has a staff of over 50, working on a wide variety of projects for major producers, independents, refiners and mining entities. Mike holds engineering degrees in Chemical, Environmental and Mechanical engineering, and has has worked in a diverse areas such as radionuclide treatment and immobilization, air quality control and permitting, natural gas conditioning, petroleum refining, power generation and water treatment.
Mike has lived and worked in Anchorage for the past dozen years, and before that called Colorado home for nearly 25 years
Location :Kinley’s Restaurant & Bar, 3230 Seward Hwy, Anchorage, AK 99503