Project Management in Spain


PMI Madrid Chapter Monthly Meeting; PMI EMEA Congress 2016 in Barcelona

By Alfonso Bucero

International Correspondent & Editorial Advisor

Madrid, Spain


PMI Madrid Chapter Monthly Meeting

On April 28th, the PMI Madrid monthly meeting was celebrated at Microsoft Spain office. This time the meeting had two presenters: Patricia Sanabria and Alfonso Bucero. The number of attendees to this meeting was 150 people on-site and around 250 people “on-line”. That amount beat the attendees’ record about monthly meetings attendance.

pmwj46-May2016-Bucero-IMAGE1The first presentation was about LEADERSHIP SKILLS, delivered by Patricia Sanabria, Telecommunication Engineer and PMP, PNL professional (Certified on PNL). This was an especial interesting subject for any leader, and in particular for “project managers”.

Patricia talked about the leader characteristics and about the importance of developing public speaking skills for the project manager. She said she took the initiative to participate in several talks and she had very positive experiences about it.

The second presentation was delivered by Alfonso Bucero, and it was about “How to obtain Executive Support for your project”.


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About the Author

Alfonso Bucero

Contributing Editor
International Correspondent – Spain



Alfonso Bucero, MSc, PMP, PMI-RMP, PfMP, PMI Fellow, is an International Correspondent and Contributing Editor for the PM World Journal in Madrid, Spain. Mr. Bucero is also founder and Managing Partner of BUCERO PM Consulting. Alfonso was the founder, sponsor and president of the PMI Barcelona Chapter until April 2005, and belongs to PMI’s LIAG (Leadership Institute Advisory Group). He was the past President of the PMI Madrid Spain Chapter, and now nominated as a PMI EMEA Region 8 Component Mentor. Alfonso has a Computer Science Engineering degree from Universidad Politécnica in Madrid and is studying for his Ph.D. in Project Management. He has 29 years of practical experience and is actively engaged in advancing the PM profession in Spain and throughout Europe. He received the PMI Distinguished Contribution Award on October 9th, 2010 and the PMI Fellow Award on October 22nd 2011. Mr. Bucero can be contacted at [email protected].

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