IPM Workshop (IPMW) 2014 Announces Keynotes from Department of Defense (Acquisition), Boeing, and EADS, NA



“Building Reliability and Accountability”

5 September 2014 – Virginia, USA – The College of Performance Management (CPM) has announced that the keynote speakers for the 26th Annual International Integrated Program Management Workshop. Senior leadership from the DoD, Acquisition, Boeing, and EADS, NA will give keynote presentations on Integrated Project Performance Management. Keynotes will take place from Monday, November 3 to Wednesday, November 5 in Bethesda, MD. More information can found here.


“We are extremely honored and privileged to host these leaders from government and industry,” said Mr. Gary Troop, President of the College of Performance Management. “This is a rare opportunity for attendees to learn from, meet with and network with these experienced and inspiring individuals.”

The keynote speakers are:

  • Katrina McFarland (*Invited), Assistant Secretary of Defense (Acquisition)
  • Robert (Bob) Lamina, Chief Financial Officer, Boeing Military Aircraft
  • David (Dave) R. Oliver, Jr., Former CEO & President of EADS, NA

The 26th Annual International Integrated Program Management Workshop will be held November 3 through November 5, 2014 in Bethesda, MD. The theme of the event is “Building Reliability and Accountability.” The IPM Workshop (IPMW) is the premier annual event for integrated project performance management, including earned value management and other techniques. It offers outstanding training, excellent networking, in-depth sessions with leading experts, workshops, case studies and the opportunity to learn about the latest techniques and tools to improve project performance. IPMW is hosted by CPM, ICEAA and NDIA. Visit the IPM 2014 Workshop website for more information.

The College of Performance Management (CPM) is an international, non-profit professional organization dedicated to the disciplines of earned value, performance measurement and project management. Headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, USA, CPM is the world’s leading source of education and information related to earned value management and other performance management techniques. For decades, the CPM Community has been responsible for leading, developing, promulgating and training people on the program management techniques used by the private sector, the U.S. Federal Government and around the world for successful program performance management. CPM is a growing body of professionals dedicated to managing projects that deliver the right outcomes on time and on budget. For more information, visit http://www.mycpm.org/.

The International Cost Estimating and Analysis Association is a 501(c)(6) international non-profit organization dedicated to advancing, encouraging, promoting and enhancing the profession of cost estimating and analysis, through the use of parametrics and other data-driven techniques. For more information, visit http://www.iceaaonline.com/.

The National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) is America’s leading Defense Industry association promoting national security. NDIA is proud to provide a legal and ethical forum for the exchange of information between Industry and Government on National Security issues. Our members foster the development of the most innovative and superior equipment, training and support for our warfighters and first responders through our divisions, local chapters, affiliated associations and events. For more information, visit http://www.ndia.org/Pages/default.aspx

Press contact: Mark Phillips, PMP, CPM VP Communications, at [email protected]

Source: College of Performance Management