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PLI Webinar - Harnessing the Benefits of Complex, Cross-Functional Teams

June 13, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:30am


The Project Leadership Institute invites you to a free webinar

Wednesday, June 13, 10:00-11:30 AM (pacific time)




Harnessing the Benefits of Complex, Cross-Functional Teams

 presented by Pamela Hinds

In this webinar, we’ll

  • discuss the benefits and challenges of working on complex, cross-functional teams
  • delve into the research on the why many of these teams struggle and what can be done to harness their benefit
  • explore the sources of conflict on these teams and how conflict can be mitigated


Pamela J. Hinds, Professor and Director of the Center on Work, Technology, and Organization in the Department of Management Science and Engineering, Stanford University.  Pamela has conducted extensive research on the of geographically distributed work teams, particularly those spanning national boundaries. She explores issues of culture, language, shared identity, conflict, and the role of face-to-face meetings in promoting knowledge sharing and collaboration. Hinds also conducts research on professional service robots in the work environment, examining how people make sense of them and how they affect work practices. Her research has appeared in journals such as Organization Science, Research in Organizational Behavior, Human-Computer Interaction, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, and Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes. 


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You will receive a calendar invitation with webinar dial-in information within 10 days of enrollment.