Spreading out best practices in project management among PMI Madrid Chapter Branches



Project Management in Spain – monthly report

By Alfonso Bucero

International Correspondent & Editorial Advisor

Madrid, Spain


From the activities to be developed by the PMI Madrid Chapter through its regional branches, this month an on-line event has been done among the Castilla-León Branch, created on 2013 and Extremadura-Castilla La Mancha Branch, from recent creation. That event arises from the approaches that happened during the last weeks from both Branches, with the purpose of putting ideas and knowledge in common; sharing experiences as the first branches created at Spanish level, and discussing among them the difficulties and opportunities of creating a Branch. Then, the event served to introduce each other and meet personally.

In that session participated, Anabel Domínguez Pardo, Manuel Domínguez Dorado, Alejandra Delgado and Francisco José Moleón Domínguez, from Extremadura-Castilla La Mancha Branch of Madrid Spain Chapter; and Carlos Javier Pampliega García, Luis Sanz Salinero, Ana Aranda Basterra, Enrique Arroyo García, Antonio Oliva González y Mónica Iglesias Sanzo, from Castilla y León Branch. As session conductor they used the subject as follows “The Project manager Role in the Small Firms”

That subject was interesting for all three regions where most of the businesses are composed by small companies and freelancers. Project Managers working in Madrid, Barcelona or Valencia communities, are dealing with a broad lack of knowledge about “project Management”, I mean the functions and benefits a project manager adds.

According to that need and framed within PMI as an organizational leader on project management spreading, these two Branches arose, oriented to achieve three main objectives:


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About the Author

pmwj36-Jul2015-Bucero-PHOTOAlfonso 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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