First apfpm Project Management Congress to be in Beijing in November


8 May 2014 – Beijing, China – The Asia Pacific Federation of Project Management (apfpm) will hold their first international conference, the Asia Pacific Congress on Project Management, in Beijing, China during 29-30 November 2014. Co-sponsored by the International Project Management Association (IPMA) and the Project Management Research Committee of China (PMRC), the event is being billed as the 1st Asia Pacific Congress on Project Management, the 2nd IPMA Research Conference and the 18th PMRC Conference.

140508-pmwj23-beijing-IMAGEThe 1st apfpm Congress will highlight the critical importance that Project Management plays in achieving business success in the Asia Pacific region. Conference information can now be seen at http://www.apfpm.org/

The conference will include representatives and participants from apfpm member associations in Australia, Bangladesh, Canada, Chile, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, Nepal, Peru, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan and the USA. Additionally guests will be invited from Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam.

The congress will be an educational and networking event with expert international speakers, a huge business facilitation opportunity, and a great social program to provide foreign guests the opportunities to see local highlights, like the Great Wall, Forbidden City, and many others.  Home host: China’s umbrella PM Association the PMRC (Project Management Research Committee).

The Asia Pacific Federation of Project Management (apfpm) is a regional grouping of independent project management professional societies in countries bordering the Pacific Ocean.  Now with member associations in 20 countries, the organization was formed to harness the synergies of project management related professional associations across the region.  Through collaborative partnering these associations can more effectively grow and develop their organisations, leveraging the stature, strength, and connectivity of each other.  Membership is open to independent national Project Management associations from countries in the Asia Pacific region.

For more information about apfpm and individual member associations, visit http://www.apfpm.org/index.php or contact via email at [email protected].