Principles of Portfolio Management

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Principles of Portfolio Management

Course Description

Management of a portfolio of capabilities, generally realized in a suite of physical systems, is a common problem faced by acquisition and sustainment programs. These portfolio management problems benefit from a set of standardized methods based on sound systems-engineering principles and tools. In this course, you will gain an overview of portfolio management, including how to optimize a portfolio and compare methodologies.

Course Content

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Who Should Attend

This course is designed for a variety of managers and engineers.

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What You Will Learn

  • Portfolio management
  • Quality Function Development (QFD)
  • Weighting methodologies
  • Comparison of methodologies
  • Portfolio optimization
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How You Will Benefit

  • Identify the goals of the portfolio.
  • Decompose the goals of the portfolio into asset capabilities.
  • Solicit stakeholder input.
  • Calculate asset utility using relative and absolute methods.
  • Aggregate asset utility into portfolio utility.
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The course schedule was well-structured with a mix of lectures, class discussions, and hands-on exercises led by knowledgeable and engaging instructors.

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