Dates Announced for 2015 UT Dallas Project Management Symposium in USA



9th Annual UT Dallas project management symposium to be held during 13-14 August, 2015 in Richardson, Texas, USA

2 December 2014 – Richardson, Texas, USA – The University of Texas at Dallas (UT Dallas) has announced that the 9th Annual UT Dallas Project Management Symposium will be held during August 13-14, 2015 in Richardson, Texas, USA. The theme of the 2015 symposium will be “Next Gen Management of Projects: People, Processes, Performance”. The conference is organized by the UT Dallas Project Management Program, in cooperation with the PMI Dallas Chapter and the PM World Journal.

The 2-day project management conference will focus on topics relevant to industries in North Texas, including energy, healthcare, information technology, software, telecommunications, transportation and others.

141202-pmwj29-9th-IMAGE1A call for papers will be issued in mid-December, and papers and discussions are expected on such “Next Gen” topics as Use of Social Media in Project Management (PM), Entrepreneurial PM, Agile PM, Multi-generational and multi-cultural project teams, and many others. For more information, visit the symposium website at pmsymposium.utdallas.edu.

The 2 Day Project Management Symposium will be held in the Naveen Jindal School of Management on The UT Dallas campus in Richardson, Texas, USA. The symposium will include plenary sessions with keynote speakers, professional paper presentations by approximately 50 different speakers, panel discussions, lunches and coffee breaks, a networking reception and door prizes.   Participants can receive 16 PDUs for attending, while paper presenters can receive even more. If you are a project manager or project management professional living in North Texas, you should plan to attend this world class symposium.

141202-pmwj29-9th-IMAGE2 UTD LOGOThe Project Management Program at The UT Dallas provides application-oriented education for professionals with significant project, program or general management responsibilities. Established in the Executive Education Center in UT Dallas’ Naveen Jindal School of Management, students can earn a Graduate Certificate in Project Management, a Master of Science degree with an emphasis in project management, or a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree with project management emphasis.

141202-pmwj29-9th-IMAGE3 GAC LOGOThe UT Dallas PM program, originally developed in 1997, is accredited by the Project Management Institute (PMI®) and is registered with the PMI Registered Education Provider Program (PMI R.E.P.). For more information, visit project.utdallas.edu.

141202-pmwj29-9th-IMAGE4 PMI LOGOThe PMI Dallas Chapter is a volunteer-based professional association dedicated to supporting the growth and development of project management practitioners, as well as building awareness of the project management discipline and its critical role in business and organization success. With more than 400,000 members in over 200 countries, the Project Management Institute (PMI®) is the world’s largest membership association for project management. Founded in 1984 and with over 4,000 members, the PMI Dallas Chapter is one of the world’s largest PMI components. To learn more, visit http://www.pmidallas.org/

141202-pmwj29-9th-IMAGE5 PMWJ LOGOThe PM World Journal (PMWJ) is a global resource for sharing knowledge related to portfolio, program and project management (P/PM). The PMWJ is a web-based monthly publication featuring dozens of articles, papers and news stories about projects and project management around the world. The PMWJ is published by PM World which also maintains the PM World Library (PMWL), a global resource for continuous learning in programme and project management. To read the latest edition of the PMWJ, go to www.pmworldjournal.net. To learn more, visit www.pmworldlibrary.net.