May 11, 2011  /  www.albany.edu/business/weekendmba power up ››  THE  WEEKEND MBA  PROGRAM WEBINAR Value of an MBA in the ...
<ul><li>Noah J. Francis </li></ul><ul><ul><li>General Electric, Energy, Renewables </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Atmospheric ...
MY Role Within General Electric www.albany.edu/business/weekendmba Energy Power & Water Renewables Product Service & Warra...
MY Role Within General Electric www.albany.edu/business/weekendmba <ul><li>Diagnose & fix sick wind turbines </li></ul><ul...
RENEWABLES – Wind & Solar www.albany.edu/business/weekendmba <ul><li>Wind energy continues strong growth </li></ul><ul><ul...
RENEWABLES – Wind & Solar www.albany.edu/business/weekendmba <ul><li>How does my company come out on top? </li></ul><ul><u...
RENEWABLES – Wind & Solar www.albany.edu/business/weekendmba <ul><li>In order to help yourself by helping the business </l...
<ul><li>Don Purdy, Program Director </li></ul><ul><ul><li>E-mail:  [email_address] </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>P:  518.442....
<ul><li>Monday, May 16, 4:30 p.m. </li></ul><ul><li>MBAs and  Recruiting </li></ul><ul><li>Chris Wessell </li></ul><ul><ul...
<ul><li>We hope to receive your </li></ul><ul><li>online application package soon! </li></ul>QUESTIONS? www.albany.edu/bus...
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MBA degrees in Renewable Energy - Room for growth

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Noah Francis is applying his MBA education to understand and create more value for GE's Wind Turbine Business.

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MBA degrees in Renewable Energy - Room for growth

  1. 1. May 11, 2011 / www.albany.edu/business/weekendmba power up ›› THE WEEKEND MBA PROGRAM WEBINAR Value of an MBA in the Renewable Energy Industry
  2. 2. <ul><li>Noah J. Francis </li></ul><ul><ul><li>General Electric, Energy, Renewables </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Atmospheric Forecasting Leader </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wind Turbine Monitoring Specialist </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Background & Experience </li></ul><ul><ul><li>BS Atmospheric & Oceanic Science </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>MBA University at Albany </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>11 years – Weather anchor on local television </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>18 months – Business manager AWS Truepower </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>2½ years – Current role with GE </li></ul></ul>YOUR Presenter www.albany.edu/business/weekendmba
  3. 3. MY Role Within General Electric www.albany.edu/business/weekendmba Energy Power & Water Renewables Product Service & Warranty Monitoring & Diagnostics
  4. 4. MY Role Within General Electric www.albany.edu/business/weekendmba <ul><li>Diagnose & fix sick wind turbines </li></ul><ul><li>Improve performance by leveraging data </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Data to actionable information </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Manage fleet weather safety </li></ul>
  5. 5. RENEWABLES – Wind & Solar www.albany.edu/business/weekendmba <ul><li>Wind energy continues strong growth </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Drivers </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Challenges </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Integration </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Economic </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Competitive environments </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>China </li></ul></ul></ul>
  6. 6. RENEWABLES – Wind & Solar www.albany.edu/business/weekendmba <ul><li>How does my company come out on top? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Competitive environments </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Think strategically </li></ul><ul><li>Still much to understand </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Global markets </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Integration </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lifecycle </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Forecast & position </li></ul><ul><li>Quality & continuous improvement </li></ul>
  7. 7. RENEWABLES – Wind & Solar www.albany.edu/business/weekendmba <ul><li>In order to help yourself by helping the business </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Proactive … lead </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Customer-focused </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Understand strategies </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Understand why your company operates the way it does </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Need the complete toolkit </li></ul><ul><ul><li>MBA can provide </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Strategic Management </li></ul><ul><li>Marketing Management </li></ul><ul><li>Quantitative Analysis </li></ul><ul><li>Operations Management </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Don Purdy, Program Director </li></ul><ul><ul><li>E-mail: [email_address] </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>P: 518.442.4964 | F: 518.442.4975 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Twitter: @UAlbanyMBA </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>LinkedIn : www.linkedin.com/profile/edit?trk=hb_tab_pro_top </li></ul></ul>CONTACT Information www.albany.edu/business/weekendmba
  9. 9. <ul><li>Monday, May 16, 4:30 p.m. </li></ul><ul><li>MBAs and Recruiting </li></ul><ul><li>Chris Wessell </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Partner, Pinnacle Recruiting and HR Solutions </li></ul></ul>MARK Your Calendars! www.albany.edu/business/weekendmba
  10. 10. <ul><li>We hope to receive your </li></ul><ul><li>online application package soon! </li></ul>QUESTIONS? www.albany.edu/business/weekendmba

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