Innovation Through Dialogue – 28th IPM World Congress on Project Management to be in Rotterdam in October 2014


28 November 2013 – Rotterdam, The Netherlands and Zurich, Switzerland – The International Project Management Association (IPMA) has announced that the 28th IPMA World Congress on Project Management will be held in Rotterdam, The Netherlands.  The 28th IPMA World Congress, with the theme “Innovation Through Dialogue,” will be held from 29 September to 1 October 2014 at the World Trade Center in the City of Rotterdam.  Information can be found at http://www.ipma2014.com/

131128-pmwj17-28th-ipma-IMAGEThe IPMA World Congress has become one of the world’s leading annual conferences on project, program and portfolio management.  The event brings together business professionals, practitioners, managers and representatives of global companies, leading scientists, educators, professors and students, representatives of various sectors and occupations, NGOs and the media.

The 28th IPMA World Congress in Rotterdam will feature three inspiring days with the most comprehensive program of best practices, new insights and academic findings combined with World Class PM awards, book launches, networking opportunities, site visits, the renowned IPMA Award Gala, social events and more. In short, it is the place to be at that time for ambitious managers, academics, researchers and other professionals in the field of Project, Program and Portfolio Management!

Innovation Through Dialogue, with over 120 speakers in three days filled with the latest experiences and insight about Innovating the world through dialogue. Dialogue within projects, dialogue between projects (portfolio’s), dialogue over time (programs) and dialogue outside projects, with project-owners, users and stakeholders. And of course the dialogue between the business and academic world.

The 28th IPMA World Congress in Rotterdam is being organized by IPMA Netherlands (IPMA-NL), the acclaimed center of expertise for project management in the Netherlands. IPMA-NL has currently 2.300 members and certifies over 2.000 project managers each year. The primary goals of IPMA-NL are: Continuous improvement of the quality of project execution by optimizing the success of all Dutch projects and realizing the essence of excellent project management for the Dutch economy and employment.  More information at www.ipma-nl.nl. The President of IPMA-NL is Mr. Joop Schefferlie.

Visit the 2014 congress website at http://www.ipma2014.com/.

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

Source: IPMA