PMI 2014 Research Conference to be in Portland, Oregon in July


30 December 2013 – Newtown Square, Pennsylvania, USA – The Project Management Institute (PMI®) will organize the 2014 PMI Research and Education Conference with the theme of “Standing on the Shoulders of Giants: In Search of Theory and Evidence,” during 27-20 July 2014 in Portland, Oregon, USA.  The PMI Research and Education Conference is a biennial international project management research and education event that brings together scholars, practitioners and students of project management and allied disciplines. The conference provides an opportunity to present and discuss new project management research findings and teaching methods.


According to their notices, PMI is expecting to offer a full set of presentations and discussions related to conceptual, empirical and theoretical work using project, program or portfolio management as the subject or context of research.  Specific topics may include theory building and adaptation; evidence-based management; knowledge management; new teaching cases in project management; and project management curriculum development

Doctoral students are invited to attend the pre-conference Doctoral Colloquium.

Conference registration will begin in March 2014 at www.pmi.org/REC2014

PMI is the world’s largest not-for-profit membership association for the project management profession. PMI’s professional resources and research empower more than 800,000 members, credential holders and volunteers in nearly every country in the world to enhance their careers, improve their organizations’ success and further mature the profession. PMI’s worldwide advocacy for project management is reinforced by globally recognized standards and certifications, extensive academic and market research programs, chapters and communities of practice, and professional development opportunities. For more information, visit www.PMI.org, www.facebook.com/PMInstitute, and on Twitter @PMInstitute. 

Source: PMI