Experts in leadership development and corporate performance added to APM Conference lineup



Myth Busting – dispelling the myths to improve project delivery success – to be held on 19th March 2015 at Kings Place, London

16 December 2014 – London, UK – The Association for Project Management (APM) has announced that leadership development specialist and co-director of the Holbeche Partnership, Dr Linda Holbeche along with occupational psychology expert and co-founder of Edgecumbe Group, Dr David Pendleton will be joining the myth busting quest at the APM Project Management Conference 2015, sponsored by 20|20 Business Insight.

141216-pmwj30-leadership-HOLBECHEDr Linda Holbeche has a career history that combines extensive experience and expertise in management and organisational development, with a strong track record in leading-edge research. She has authored over 40 research reports and more than 100 articles whilst also a regular speaker at international and national conferences.

141216-pmwj30-leadership-PENDLETONDr David Pendleton has been consulting in occupational psychology for over 25 years and is the primary creator of the Primary Colours® Model. He is a specialist in leadership and corporate performance.

Other keynote speakers previously announced include Dr Ben Goldacre, award-winning writer and “Bad Science” columnist for The Guardian (opening speaker) and Mathew Syed, award-winning sports journalist and Commonwealth Games champion (closing speaker).

Taking place in London on Thursday, 19th March 2015, Myth Busting will seek to remove the barriers to our thinking by testing existing practices and uncovering new ways to manage your projects. Conference will include interactive sessions so you can leave the conference with project management questions answered, and networking with the most senior figures in the profession. Attendees can earn up to eight hours of CPD and receive two best-selling books from the award-winning opening and closing speakers.                             

Founded in 1972, the APM is a registered charity in the UK with more than 21,000 individual and 540 corporate members. APM’s mission is: “To develop and promote the professional disciplines of project and programme management for the public benefit.”   The APM is dedicated to the development of professional project, programme and portfolio management across all sectors of industry and beyond. APM, with branches throughout the UK and in Hong Kong, is the UK national representative in the International Project Management Association (IPMA). More information at http://www.apm.org.uk/

Source: Association for Project Management