Gower steps up support of IPMA, to give away books at IPMA World Congress in Dubrovnik


20 September 2013 – London, UK and Zagreb, Croatia – Gower Publishing in UK have announced a major participation in the 27th IPMA World Congress on Project Management being held from 30 September to 3 October 2013 at the Valamar Resort Babin Kuk in Dubrovnik, Croatia.  Gower will host a major display of current and new project management books at this year’s congress where a number of Gower authors will be speaking.  They are also providing books to be given away during the event.

130920-pmwl-gower-steps-IMAGEAccording to Gower Managing Editor Jonathan Norman, “We will be displaying 45 project management titles at the IPMA Conference in Dubrovnik. These will include the latest addition to the Gower Handbook range: Gower Handbook of People in Project Management as well as the 10th Edition of Dennis Lock’s seminal textbook Project Management, both published in 2013.”

“The IPMA have organised a free draw involving £1,500.00 worth of Gower books for attendees at the conference,” he added. “With over 800 delegates booked for this year’s conference it should be a significant event.”

The 27th IPMA World Congress in Dubrovnik 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.  The congress director is Mladen Vukomanovic.  Visit the 2013 congress website at http://www.ipma2013.hr/.

Founded in 1967 and based in the UK, Gower is an independent publisher, widely recognized as a specialist in project management books and resources. Gower’s publishing programme includes a range of over 1000 titles from classic business and project management books through to the most challenging and cutting edge topics. Gower’s expert authors are continually developing new titles and are drawn from respected academic institutions and industries worldwide.  Gower’s project management home page can be found at www.gowerpublishing.com/projectmanagement

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 for 2013-2014 is Mr. Mladen Radujkovic. For more information visit www.ipma.ch

Sources: Gower & IPMA