General Schedule for 27th IPMA World Congress on Project Management in Dubrovnik, Croatia announced


2 March 2013 – Zagreb, Croatia – The General structure of the 27th IPMA World Congress on Project Management has been announced. The 27th IPMA World Congress,  under the title “Finding Balance and Moving Forward” will be held from 30 September to 03 October 2013 in Dubrovnik, Croatia, in the Valamar Resort Babin Kuk (http://www.valamar.com/hr/lacroma-hotel-dubrovnik ). The Call for Papers for this conference was announced in February.


⦁ Thursday, Sep 26, 2013 – Pre-Congress Activities will include: IPMA Board Meeting

⦁ Friday, Sep 27, 2013 – Pre-Congress activities will include: IPMA Board Meetings, IPMA Executive Board Meeting, IPMA Certification Validation Panel meeting, and Welcome Reception for IPMA Global Young Crew Workshop participants

⦁ Saturday, Sep 28, 2013 – Pre-congress activities will include: IPMA Council of Delegates Meeting and IPMA Family Dinner, IPMA Young Crew Workshop and Networking

⦁ Sunday, Sep 29, 2013 – Pre-Congress activities will include: IPMA Council of Delegates meeting, Member Association Workshop, Global Young Crew Workshop & Gala Dinner, Pre-Congress Workshops, and Excursions for Global Congress participants

⦁ Monday, Sep 30, 2013 – Congress activities: Morning: Congress Registration, Pre-Congress Workshops, Sightseeing in Dubrovnik; Afternoon: IPMA World Congress Opening Ceremony, Day 1 of Congress Program; Evening: Welcome Reception for all

⦁ Tuesday, Oct 1, 2013 – All Day World Congress Program; Evening: Gala Dinner

⦁ Wednesday, Oct 2, 2013 – All Day World Congress Program: Evening: Farewell Party

⦁ Thursday, Oct 3, 2013 – Post-Congress Workshops

More details, including the schedule of papers and workshops, will be announced as the Congress date approaches; for more information, visit the congress website at http://www.ipma2013.hr/homepage.aspx.

The congress is being organized by IPMA and CAPM (the Croatian Association for Project Management – www.capm.hr), with the Civil Engineering Faculty of the University of Zagreb  www.grad.unizg.hr,  the International Cost Engineering Council (ICEC) – www.icoste.org and the “Baltazar Adam Krčelić” College of Business and Management (www.vspu.hr ) as co-organizers.

Plan to visit the City of Dubrovnik, the historical republic from 1358-1808 http://www.tzdubrovnik.hr, whose cultural monuments still bear witness to projects from past centuries. The Chair of the 27th IPMA World Congress in Dubrovnik is Mladen Radujković. The congress program director is Mladen Vukomanovic. Visit the 2013 congress website at http://www.ipma2013.hr/.

Founded in 1965 and registered in Switzerland, International Project Management Association (IPMA) is the oldest global project management professional organization. IPMA is an international federation of more than 50 national project management societies in Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas. The IPMA World Congress is one of the largest and most important gatherings of project management authorities and leaders each year. The president of IPMA for 2011 and 2012 is Mr Roberto Mori. The president-elect for 2013-2014 is Mr. Mladen Radujkovic.

For further information please navigate to www.ipma.ch .

Source: IPMA