Gerd Ulf Kreuger (CAR) - Microsoft PowerPoint; Internet browser and search tools
Date: 1998 (ongoing)
Location: Los Angeles and Orange Counties, CA
The Prudential - Jon Douglas Company
Corporate training for Executive Committee members in data mining the
Internet, government and economic indicators online. Consolidation and presentation of
focus group feedback regarding the corporate Web site.
Strategic business planning recommendations for future corporate Web
site remake and enhancement.
Date: July 1997
Location: Beverly Hills, CA
Thousand Oaks Library
Staff training for Reference Librarians in the fundamentals of HTML programming, introductory
graphics, and good Web page design criteria. Two group-oriented training sessions included
interactive lectures and questions & answers.
Date: August 1997
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA
California State University at Northridge
Elizabeth Ghaffari developed course material for the California State
University at Northridge in their Transportation Demand Management
Extension Certificate Program. Her course topic was "Work Content and
Work Linkages: The Business Beneath the Telecommuting Program".
She also served as a member of the Advisory Board for development of the
Transportation Demand Management Extension certificate program for
California State University at Northridge.
California State University at Fullerton
Ms. Ghaffari served as a guest lecturer for the California State University at
Fullerton in the Transportation Demand Management Extension Certificate
Program, speaking on the subject of telecommuting and the business view of
Golden Gate University -- Irvine, CA
Ms. Ghaffari was a guest lecturer at Golden Gate University in their
Telecommunications Graduate Degree program. She provided graduate level
instruction on the topic of Telecommunications, Technology and Society.
University of California at Los Angeles
Ms. Ghaffari provided one of the first lecture series at the University of
California, Anderson Graduate School of Management, in the field of
technology applications in the real estate profession. She was guest lecturer
of a course on introductory computer operations, software, application
languages and programs pertaining to housing market analysis, real estate
appraisal techniques, and other economic forecast capabilities of small and
medium-scale computers for the Urban Land Economics Program, Graduate
School of Management.
Introduction to Lotus 1-2-3
Ms. Ghaffari developed a survey course introducing the Lotus Development
Corporation's spreadsheet analysis product, Lotus 1-2-3. She developed
course material and an introduction to operating system commands.
Computer-Using Educators -- Irvine, CA
As guest speaker and representative of the commercial data processing
profession, Ms. Ghaffari was invited to discuss the future impact of computers on
contemporary education programs and professionals.
Panel Moderator and Project Leader -- IBM Guide Conferences
Computer graphics applications for business and office productivity, as part
of the IBM Users Conference in various U.S. cities.
Management Education Forum -- Los Angeles, CA
Ms. Ghaffari developed training module for middle-level managers in task delegation and strategic planning
as a part of the Management Communications Conference for First
Interstate Services Company.
Harvard University in Iran Center for Management Studies -- Tehran, Iran
Ms. Ghaffari designed and developed graduate case study materials, including the
research and preparation of all class and study material for the Iran Center for
Management Studies (Harvard University) in the following areas: