Global Advisor – Project Management Profession
Fellow, Former President & Chair – PMI
Fellow, Institute of Civil Engineers (UK)
Fellow, Engineering Institute of Canada
Fellow, Canadian Society of Civil Engineers
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Max Wideman, FCSCE, FEIC, FICE, Fellow PMI, a globally-recognized author, consultant and expert, is widely recognized as one of the world’s leading authorities on modern project and program management. The Wideman PM Glossary is one of the most widely-referenced lexicons of PM terms and terminology in the world today. Max Wideman has 40+ years of PM-related experience in a wide range of projects and industries. He is a registered professional engineer specializing in project management consulting. Max is a Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers (UK), a Fellow of the Engineering Institute of Canada, a Fellow of the Canadian Society of Civil Engineers, a Fellow of the Project Management Institute (PMI®) and a long-time member of the Chartered Management Institute (UK). Max served on the PMI Board of Directors as VP Member Services (1984), President (1987) and Chairman of the Board (1988). In the mid-1980’s, he led a team of PMI volunteers to document the PM Body of Knowledge for the Institute, published by PMI in 1987. Max won PMI’s Distinguished Contribution Award in 1985 and Person of the Year Award in 1986. Max Wideman is the author of A Framework for Project and Program Integration (PMI, 1991) and Project and Program Risk Management: A guide to Managing Project Risk and Opportunities (PMI, 1992). He contributed chapters to Project Management Handbook (PMI/Jossey-Bass, 1998); Field Guide to Project Management (Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1998, 2004) and Project Management for the Business Professional – A Comprehensive Guide (Wiley, 2001). His most recent book is A Management Framework for Project, Program and Portfolio Integration. (Trafford Publishing, Victoria, BC, Canada, 2004). A resident of Vancouver, British Colombia, Canada, Max Wideman’s personal website can be found at www.wideman.com. Max can be contacted at email@example.com.