Joint RICS and APM Project Leadership Conference 2016



APM and RICS will be jointly hosting a project leadership conference in London on Tuesday 23rd February.

12 February 2015 – London, UK – The Association for Project Management (APM) has announced that APM and RICS will jointly host a project leadership conference in London on Tuesday 23rd February. The all-day event will be looking at outlining the solutions to people investment, talent and leadership in order for you to operate effectively and efficiently.

160212-pmwj43-apm-RICS LOGOIndustry leading speakers from RICS and APM will come together to ensure you have the relevant information, strategies, case studies, models and tools for your daily practice.

The conference will be jointly chaired by project director at Moorfields Eye Hospital Tim Fry and director of JJL Consultancy, Joseph Lee. Trans4m’s director and APM People Special Interest Group committee member Eleri Evans, will be amongst those presenting on the day.  Eleri’s presentation titled ‘Emotional intelligence (EI): new leadership approaches for moving people to embrace the project’s tasks’ will cover:

  • A spotlight on the people dimension of projects
  • The emotional challenge
  • Increasing performance through focusing on EI behaviours
  • A guide for the project organisation to take advantage of the collective result of growth

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Founded in 1972, the APM is a registered charity in the UK with more than 21,000 individual and 540 corporate members. The APM is dedicated to the development of professional project, programme and portfolio management across all sectors of industry and beyond. APM, with branches throughout the UK and in Hong Kong, is the UK national representative in the International Project Management Association (IPMA). More information at http://www.apm.org.uk/

Source: Association for Project Management