David Pells’ presentation, entitled “PMForum – the Untold Story!”, followed the opening keynote speech at the conference by Brigitte Schaden, president of the International Project Management Association (IPMA). Ms. Schaden’s presentation on the topic of “IPMA … Moving Forward” included an overview of current and new developments underway within IPMA. Pells’
According to David, “The conference in Crete was a unique opportunity to showcase PMForum’s support to the project management profession. We are now a global resource for project management news and information. But we are also a service to professional organizations and leaders who want more exposure for their activities and programs. We support IPMA, PM Greece, PMI and other professional associations worldwide in various ways.”
“But the project management world is changing rapidly now,” Pells continued. “Just as modern project management is evolving with new models to fit new project conditions and characteristics, PMForum is also evolving. We want to provide more project management intelligence, not just information. And we plan to support continuous learning; this is a key message. Project managers must learn from others now and throughout their careers. It is no longer possible to learn everything about projects or project management from direct experience.”
According to the abstract of Pells’ presentation:
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PMForum operates www.pmforum.org, the world’s oldest website devoted to professional project management and one of the world’s most popular sources of project management news and information. PMForum also produces the monthly PM World Today eJournal where articles, reports and stories about projects and project management around the world can be found; free subscriptions at www.pmworldtoday.net.
SOURCE: PMForum, Inc.