November 2017 Update from Buenos Aires

PMI Tour Cono Sur 2017 in 4 Argentine Cities in November (Project Management Report from Argentina)


By Cecilia Boggi, PMP

International Correspondent

Buenos Aires, Argentina


The most important local news during the month of November for the project management community in Argentina, is undoubtedly the realization of the International Congress called PMI Tour Cono Sur 2017, which this year will be held in four important Argentine cities: Mendoza, Rosario, Buenos Aires and Cordoba.

Arriving from Paraguay and Uruguay, the PMI Tour Cono Sur 2017 begins in Argentina in the beautiful city of Mendoza, organized by the PMI Nuevo Cuyo Chapter, on Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th, November.

The welcome to the congress, held at the National University of Cuyo, is made by the Project Management of the event, Juan Ignacio Haudet, and then, Lorena Lemos, current President of the PMI Nuevo Cuyo Chapter, gives the opening remarks.

The day has the participation of important exhibitors of recognized experience, among which are José Martín, Iris Gastañaga, Fernando Bolado, Jorge Estrella, Leonardo Vázquez, Belén Povedano, Guillermo Navarro Sanz, Germán Martínez and Javier Ferreyra, with the closure of the Day in charge of Eduardo Noello, President-elect of the PMI Nuevo Cuyo Chapter for year 2018.

On Saturday, November 4th, an outdoor activity is carried out, as is customary in this congress, which takes place in Solo Contigo Winery, including the visit to the winery and a workshop about Stakeholders Management, facilitated by Gustavo Albera and Mauricio Garay. PMI Tour Cono Sur Mendoza 2017 closes with a toast in the same winery.

Continuing with the PMI Cono Sur Tour 2017, on Wednesday, November 8th, it will take place in the Argentine Catholic University of the City of Rosario, organized by the Rosario Community of the PMI Buenos Aires Chapter, and Chapter in Formation, again with renowned international exhibitors, such as Víctor Villar, from Peru, Enrique Aparicio from Bolivia, Jorge Gadze and Gustavo Albera from Argentina.

Then, the Tour will continue, organized by PMI Buenos Aires Chapter, in the city of Buenos Aires, on Thursday, November 9th


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About the Author

Cecilia Boggi

International Correspondent

Buenos Aires, Argentina



Cecilia Boggi, PMP is founder and Executive Director of activePMO, giving consulting services and training in Project Management and Leadership skills in Argentina and Latin America.

After graduating with a degree in Computer Science Engineering from Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina, she has managed software development projects and PMO implementation projects for more than 20 years both in the government and private sector. Cecilia has an Executive Master in Business Administration from Universidad Francisco de Vitoria, Spain and also has graduated from an Executive Program in Business Management at Universidad del CEMA. She holds the Project Management Professional (PMP®) credential since 2003, is certified as SDI Facilitator from Personal Strengths©, is a Professional Executive Coach accredited by Association for Coaching, UK, and alumni of the PMI Leadership Institute Master Class 2012.  Ms. Boggi is Past President of the PMI Buenos Aires Argentina Chapter, and is a founding member of the PMI Nuevo Cuyo Chapter and PMI Santa Cruz Bolivia Chapter. She has been designated by PMI in the role of Mentor of Region 13, Latin America South, for the years 2014-2016.  Cecilia has participated in the development of PMBOK® Guide 5th Edition, leading the Chapter 9, Human Resource Management, content team and she is professor of Project Management and Leadership in some Universities and Institutes in Latin America.

She can be contacted at [email protected] and www.activepmo.com

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