IPMA 2014 World Congress Call for Papers extended to February 28


31 January, 2014 – Amsterdam, The Netherlands. IPMA-Netherlands, hosts for the 28th IPMA World Congress scheduled for 29 September—1 October, 2014 have announced the extension for the congress Call for Papers through 28 February 2014. Although 200 abstracts have already been submitted, additional time has been provided to allow for more potential papers.

For those who could not meet the previous paper submission due date, you still have time to share your vision, knowledge and more on Project, Program and Portfolio Management. With this update, you can now send your abstract until February 28 in response to the Academic Call for Papers at www.ipma2014.com/call-for-papers-academic or Best Practices Call for Papers at www.ipma2014.com/call-for-papers-best-practices).

This year’s World Congress theme is … Innovation through Dialogue.

140131-pmwj19-call-IMAGEDuring 3 days, more than 120 experts from the business and academic worlds will share their experiences and insights about innovating our world through dialogue. The congress will include site visits to impressive projects and exciting social events, making this one of the most comprehensive and inspiring PM events of 2014. All this in the World Trade Center (at right), in the City of Rotterdam, recently voted 10th in the list of 52 Places to Go by the New York Times.

Global Young Crew Workshop 2014 – Starting Friday September 26th to Sunday 28th the Global Young Crew Workshop will take place at the World Trade Center in Rotterdam. Preceding the World Congress it is limited to a maximum of 120 participants and already 25% is booked. More information will appear soon on the website of the World Congress.

Site Visit Video – For more insights about the Rotterdam Venue, and a few secrets, including the venue of the Gala Dinner, see our Site Visit videos, at the IPMA website.

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Founded in 1965 and registered in Switzerland, International Project Management Association (IPMA) is the World’s first global project management professional organization. IPMA is an international federation of more than 55 national project management societies in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and the Americas.

The IPMA World Congress is one of the most important gatherings of project management authorities and leaders each year.

President of IPMA for 2013 and 2014 is Professor Mladen Radujković. For further information please navigate to www.ipma.ch .

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