Dates announced for 7th Annual UT Dallas Project Management Symposium in 2013


17 December 2012 – The dates have been announced for the 7th Annual UT Dallas Project Management Symposium, which will be held August 15-16, 2013 in Richardson, Texas, USA.  The theme of the 2013 symposium will be “Project Management: Optimizing Value to Stakeholders1”.  The conference is again being sponsored by the Graduate Program in Project Management at the University of Texas at Dallas, in cooperation with the PMI Dallas Chapter and PM World.  The 2-day project management conference will focus on topics relevant to organizations, industries and the economy in North Texas.

SOMThe2 Day Project Management Symposium will be held in the Naveen Jindal School of Management on the University of Texas at Dallas campus in Richardson, Texas, USA.  The symposium will include an Opening Ceremony and plenary session, professional paper presentations by 50 different speakers, three panel discussions, lunches and coffee breaks, a networking reception and a closing plenary session with keynote speaker and door prizes.   Participants can receive 16 PDUs for attending.

If you are a project manager or project management professional living in North Texas, plan to attend this world class symposium at a very reasonable cost.  More information, including the first Call for Papers can be found at pmsymposium.utdallas.edu.

The Project Management Program at 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 have the option of earning a Graduate Certificate in Project Management, a Master of Science degree with an emphasis in project management, or a Master of Business Administration degree with project management emphasis.

The 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.). The program is taught by world-class faculty with a blend of industrial project management, consulting and teaching experience. UT Dallas’ PM Program in delivered both on campus and online, and attracts students from across the USA and worldwide. For more information, visit project.utdallas.edu.

The 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 350,000 members in over 180 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 about the PMI Dallas Chapter and its service offerings, visit www.pmidallas.org 

PM World is a publishing and information services organization focused on program and project management, with advisors, correspondents, readers and stakeholders worldwide.  PM World publishes the online PM World Journal (PMWJ) that features dozens of articles, papers and stories about projects and project management in different countries and industries.  PM World is a virtual organization reflecting the 21st century reality of a connected world where individuals and organizations worldwide can collaborate for the creation, sharing and application of new knowledge.  Visit www.pmworldjournal.net.