Volume VI, Issue 5 – May 2017

In This Edition

Death of the Country Manager: Geopolitics revisited, Country Risk – and Welcome to the May 2017 Edition of the PM World Journal
By David Pells, Managing Editor

Featured Interview

Interview with Nedret Orbay, Co-Chair of the Turkish Professional Project Manager’s Institute
By Ipek Sahra Özgüler (Turkey)

Interview with Simon Buehring, Managing Director of Knowledge Train
By Ipek Sahra Özgüler (Turkey)

Featured Papers

Some differences for project managers working in supplier organizations and in owner organizations
By Alan Stretton (Australia)

Environmental Mitigation Cost for Mining Road Construction in Indonesia According to IFC Standard Compliances
By Arif Permana, CPP (Indonesia)

Changing the Code of Agile Promotion: How promotion of an ‘agile’ product redefines the meaning of project management planning
By Muhamed Abdomerovic (USA)

Risk Management Strategy in Projects Inspired by the Systems Engineering Model
By Wantuir Felippe da Silva, Jr (Brazil)

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Series Articles

Homing in on project performance: The long road towards continuous improvement (Intro to Advances in Project Management article)
By Prof Darren Dalcher (UK)

Project Performance Audit – A Methodology (Advances in Project Management)
By Dr. Alexia Nalewaik (USA)

Addressing Risk with VUCA – Prime (Risk Doctor Briefing)
By Dr. David Hillson (UK)

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Advisory Articles

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Commentary Articles

The Calm Before the Storm
By Steve Wake (UK)

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Second Editions

The Purpose and Methods of Practical Project Categorization
By Russell Archibald (Mexico/USA)

Assessment of the Micro-Economical Impact Factors of E-Governance Projects
By Emils Pulmanis (Latvia)

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New AEDIP Board of Directors in Spain, PMI Madrid Chapter represented at the LIM and PMI EMEA Congress 2017 in Rome (Project Management Update from Madrid – English & Spanish)
By Alfonso Bucero (Spain)

Updates from Project Management Association Finland; PMI Finland Chapter; Olkiluoto 3 and Hanhikivi 1 Nuclear Power Plant Projects, and Länsimetro and Raide-Jokeri Transit Projects (Finland Project Management Roundup)
By Dr. Jouko Vaskimo (Finland)

Project Management Development – Practice and Perspectives: Report on the Sixth International Scientific Conference on Project Management in the Baltic Countries
By Emils Pulmanis (Latvia)

2017 Cono Sur Tour, Breakthrough telescope project in Chile, Codelco forms Lithium subsidiary (Report from Santiago)
By Jaime Videla (Chile)

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Book Reviews

Ethics and Governance in Project Management: Small Sins Allowed and the Line of Impunity (CRC Press)
By Eduardo Victor Lopez and Alicia Medina
Reviewed by Lloyd Pollock, PMP (USA)

Leading in Uncertain and Complex Projects: Supporting Structures for Self-Management (Studentlitteratur AB)
By Lars Marmgren and Mats Ragnarsson (Sweden)
Reviewed by Charlie Green, PMP (USA)

Project Performance Review: Capturing the Value of Audit, Oversight, and Compliance for Project Success (Routledge)
By Alexia Nalewaik and Anthony Mills (USA)
Reviewed by Diana Romagnoli, PMP (USA)

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