20 months after COVID-19 was announced as national emergency, we are still struggling with the effects of the pandemic. This is partly because the world was not prepared for remote working. COVID has forever changed the way world operates now, and will in the future. Remote working is here to stay as the new normal even after the pandemic is over. This presentation will address the effects of COVID-19 on our work and lives, and how we must now operate to ensure that quality and productivity is not compromised due to remote working.
Tariq Masud is a Senior Manager for Parsons Corporation, which is a Technical Solutions provider in the Infrastructure, Defense, and Security markets. Tariq offers a diverse portfolio of skills and a demonstrated history of driving success in Project, Program, & Operations Management in the AEC industry. Tariq’s leadership experience spans Design, Construction, and Manufacturing operations with applications in the sub-disciplines of Risk, Compliance, Performance, Quality and Productivity Management. Over 25 years of industry experience with capital improvement projects and fabrication processes. Tariq is a Registered Professional Engineer and holds certifications including PMP, CMQ/OE, CQE, CQA, ENV-SP, and Lead Auditor.