SSOE Group Experts to Present at “Oracle Collaborate” 2012 Conference

Las Vegas, Nevada, April 19, 2012– SSOE Group (, an international engineering, procurement, and construction management (EPCM) firm, announced today that two of their project controls experts will present at the Oracle Collaborate Technology and Applications Forum, April 22-26, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

SSOE’s Rick Fox, PMP and Chris Ackerman, PMI-SP are scheduled to present: “Scheduling: Minimizing the Input While Maximizing the Output” at 3:45 p.m. on April 23, 2012. This presentation will educate Primavera 6 (P6) users on how to save time and effort when using the program. Best practices for utilizing software components such as user-defined fields, activity steps, high level resources with custom resource curves, and work breakdown structure (WBS) summary activities will be covered. Fox and Ackerman plan to showcase how these tools have benefitted SSOE and its clients – creating a schedule deliverable that is user-friendly, more efficient to update, and capable of producing customizable reports to meet client needs.

In addition to this speaking engagement, Fox presented at the 2008 Primavera Annual Conference where he showcased his experience with Primavera as well as discussed how SSOE’s project controls group successfully executed planning for the largest project in the company’s 60+ year history using Primavera.

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About SSOE Group

As an internationally ranked architecture and engineering firm, SSOE is known for delivering unparalleled client value that advances the AEC industry. They have been named a “Great Workplace” (Great Place to Work®) and one of the “Best AEC Firms to Work For” (BD+C).

Over the company’s 75-year history, it has earned a reputation for providing quality project solutions to high-tech and general manufacturing clients in the semiconductor, automotive, battery, food, chemical, and glass industries. SSOE also provides forward-thinking design across healthcare and general building sectors such as corporate workplace, education, and judicial—with projects completed in 40 countries. Visit for additional information and career opportunities.

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