Project Management Report from Milan

New president of IPMA Italy; Project Excellence Assessor Training; megaprojects for Danieli and Saipem; $180 million EPC contract to Maire Technimont


Project Management Report from Milan

By Luca Cavone

International Correspondent

Milan, Italy




Here is a new monthly report full of interesting news from Milan!

We start from the election of the new president of IPMA Italy; in January Professor Calabrese was named in substitution of Aldo Gebbia.

Then we continue with additional news from IPMA Italy, events performed on the latest and those coming in the next few months. At the end of April the Project Excellence Assessor Training will be held in Milan.

Moving to the business side, the visit of Iranian President Hassan Rohani has led to the signing of several agreements with major Italian industrial groups. In particular, mega projects were awarded to Danieli and Saipem.

Still on EPC contracts, Maire Technimont signed an agreement of 180 million$ for the construction of a new polyethylene plant in Azerbaijan

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About the Author  

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Milan, Italy



Luca Cavone
is a Consultant at JMAC Europe, the Consulting firm of the Japan Management Association. He is mainly focused to support companies in the governance of innovation projects and product development. He has a strong background and expertise in project management methodologies and business practices.

Before joining JMAC he had several years of experience in international projects within the aerospace industry. Together with the consulting activities he’s involved as a lecturer for masters and university courses on project management and innovation management. Since 2014 he’s Adjunct Professor in “Language and Communication Skills for Project Management“ in the Master’s in International Business & Economics degree program at the University of Pavia.

Since 2009 he has been member of the IPMA (International Project Management Association), for which he has held board positions both a national and international level. He’s regularly invited at international conferences to deliver speeches and workshops.

Luca joined the PMWJ in 2013 as an international correspondent in Italy; he can be contacted at [email protected].

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