Events

Upcoming Project Management Events

Agile on the Beach

September 4-5, 2014 | Cornwall, England

43 Speakers, 40+ Sessions, 4 Tracks, 2 keynotes, A Beach Party, Discussion Groups, Lightening talks and Expert Panels!

Redefining the PMO Workshop Series (San Francisco)

September 4-5, 2014 | San Francisco

In this in-depth, two-day event, four workshops led by leading experts and attended by a small group of peers will help you redefine your PMO (and earn PDUs in the process!). In Workshop 1 ("Be a Business Driver, not a PMO passenger"), Mark Price Perry looks at ready-to-apply examples of business-driven PMO success. In Workshop 2 ("Harmonizing Project Management and Agile – Viva la Revolution!"), Dave Prior explores the impact that agile can have on a PMO. In Workshop 3 ("Succeed by Managing the Portfolio Lifecycle: Ideas Through to Benefits Realization"), Andy Jordan examines portfolio execution. And in the final workshop, an open-space meeting with all attendees investigates Redefining the PMO: Issues, Opportunities, and Breakthrough Thinking. Attendance is limited, so sign up today!

Regional Scrum Gathering Rio 2014

September 4-6, 2014 | Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Regional Scrum Gathering Rio 2014 will feature Back to the Basics, Coaching and Facilitation, Tools of the Trade, Product Management and Trends. Speakers include Richard Cheng, Daniel Gullo, Silvio Meira and Mike Beedle.

Lean, Agile and Scrum Conference

September 9, 2014 | Zurich, Switzerland

This is the 6th edition of the Lean, Agile & Scrum Conference (LAS) in Zurich. The LAS has this year set a goal to bring the various flow of agile development under a "Konferenzhut". The compact size will help to get a holistic view of the agile universe. To make an opinion on controversial topics and seeming opposites is to help create mutual understanding and to show how the different approaches can be combined.

Lean Agile Scotland 2014

September 11-12, 2014 | Edinburgh, Scotland

Come to Scotland's Lean & Agile conference, featuring seven experienced practitioners in engaging presentations.

Project Management National Conference, India 2014

September 11-13, 2014 | Hyderabad, India

Project Management National Conference 2014 is a two-and-a-half-day professional development event, conducted by Project Management Institute (PMI) India and hosted by PMI Pearl City Chapter, Hyderabad. The theme of this conference is "Project Management – the mantra for sustainable growth". It provides an opportunity for Project Management Practitioners across industries, government, academia, NGOs etc., to exchange ideas on the challenges and emerging trends in projects that are contributing to national objectives.

Resource Planning Summit 2014

September 15-17, 2014 | New Orleans

The #1 Conference for Resource Planning is celebrating its 5th year as the premier event for promoting the concepts and knowledge of Resource Management, Capacity Planning and Demand Planning, and how all this applies to Portfolio Management. This 3-day conference, presented by PDWare, is a meeting of the minds for industry experts, companies that have gone through successful (or not so successful) Resource Management implementations, and Resource Planning professionals at all levels. Partnering with the fabulous Royal Sonesta Hotel on Bourbon Street in downtown New Orleans, we will once again strive to combine a fun, festive environment with strong educational content and valuable networking opportunities. Interact with your peers and learn from the top thought leaders in the business. Attendees will earn up to 20 PMI PDUs.

Agile Prague 2014

September 15-16, 2014 | Prague, Czech Republic

Featuring over 30 speakers from all around the world, this conference is running in two parallel tracks in two days--where you can choose from a variety of talks for managers, ScrumMasters and product owners; try agile practices in practical workshops for testers and developers; and share the know-how and discuss in an open space. You can experience the agile and Scrum approach in practical games, have fun building from Lego, or become a worker of airplane factory. The program is not only about talks, workshops and games, as several practical case-studies on agile adoption in mostly Czech companies will be presented.

DevOps Summit Conference 2014

September 18, 2014 | Chicago

Adopting a new capability requires a plan that includes people, process and technology. Although the name DevOps suggests development and operations-based way of working, DevOps is an enterprise capability that includes stakeholders, business owners, architecture, design, development, quality assurance (QA), operations, security, partners and suppliers. Excluding any stakeholder will lead to incomplete implementation of DevOps.

Global Scrum Gathering Berlin 2014

September 22-24, 2014 | Berlin

The Global Scrum Gathering Berlin Planning Committee is working on finalizing the schedule for you and it will be available shortly!

PMI SeminarsWorld Las Vegas

September 22-25, 2014 | Las Vegas

If you’re looking to increase networking opportunities simultaneously with skill building, Las Vegas is the place to attend SeminarsWorld. Industry research indicates that meeting attendance increases 13 percent when conferences are held in Las Vegas. That means more colleagues to connect with during course topics ranging from leadership and team-building, to PMOs and portfolio management. Choose from one, two, three or four-day courses. SeminarsWorld Las Vegas courses align with PMI’s Talent Triangle, focusing on skills development in Leadership, Technical Project Management or Strategic and Business Management. While in town, also take advantage of sunny Las Vegas during your stay – a town which averages 320 days of sunshine each year. Return to your team relaxed and injected with enthusiasm for your next project.

Agile Software and Architecture

September 24, 2014 | Arnhem, Netherlands

The mission of the symposium is to fulfill the need for a dynamic platform for software architects. This platform is a place from where software architects, developers, requirements engineers and information analysts can share knowledge, discuss software architecture and meet their peers. Our ambition is for ASAS to become the annual event on software architecture in the Netherlands.

Agile People

September 25, 2014 | Stockholm, Sweden

The Agile People Sweden Conference is an international meeting spot of vanguard HR, IT and management. It’s one day of advanced thinking and ambitious experiments within agile HR and leadership. It is designed to inspire, equip, and connect participants in the collective project of creating more agile organizations that are better adapted for today's fast-changing world.

Redefining the PMO Workshop Series (Toronto)

September 25-26, 2014 | Toronto

In this in-depth, two-day event, four workshops led by leading experts and attended by a small group of peers will help you redefine your PMO (and earn PDUs in the process!). In Workshop 1 ("Be a Business Driver, not a PMO passenger"), Mark Price Perry looks at ready-to-apply examples of business-driven PMO success. In Workshop 2 ("Harmonizing Project Management and Agile – Viva la Revolution!"), Dave Prior explores the impact that agile can have on a PMO. In Workshop 3 ("Succeed by Managing the Portfolio Lifecycle: Ideas Through to Benefits Realization"), Andy Jordan examines portfolio execution. And in the final workshop, an open-space meeting with all attendees investigates Redefining the PMO: Issues, Opportunities, and Breakthrough Thinking. Attendance is limited, so sign up today!

IPMA 2014

September 29-October 1, 2014 | Rotterdam, The Netherlands

The 28th edition of the IPMA World Congress features the main theme “Innovation through Dialogue”. Over 120 speakers in three days filled with the latest experiences and insight about innovating the world through dialogue--within projects, between projects (portfolio’s), over time (programs) and outside projects, with project-owners, users and stakeholders. (And of course the dialogue between the business and academic world!)

PMI SeminarsWorld Prague

September 29-30, 2014 | Prague, Czech Republic

Join international expert instructors and your project management colleagues for two days of intensive learning on some of our most in-demand topics. Your learning experience will deliver an in-depth look at Programme Management, Leadership or Agile principles for project managers. This small group setting will allow you to participate in discussions and collaborate with other project management professionals. You will leave with a new energy and new tactics to put into practice on your next project.

Redefining the PMO Workshop Series (Scottsdale)

October 16-17, 2014 | Scottsdale, AZ

In this in-depth, two-day event, four workshops led by leading experts and attended by a small group of peers will help you redefine your PMO (and earn PDUs in the process!). In Workshop 1 ("Be a Business Driver, not a PMO passenger"), Mark Price Perry looks at ready-to-apply examples of business-driven PMO success. In Workshop 2 ("Harmonizing Project Management and Agile – Viva la Revolution!"), Dave Prior explores the impact that agile can have on a PMO. In Workshop 3 ("Succeed by Managing the Portfolio Lifecycle: Ideas Through to Benefits Realization"), Andy Jordan examines portfolio execution. And in the final workshop, an open-space meeting with all attendees investigates Redefining the PMO: Issues, Opportunities, and Breakthrough Thinking. Attendance is limited, so sign up today!

Regional Scrum Gathering Australia 2014

October 21-22, 2014 | Sydney

After receiving overwhelmingly positive feedback about Australia's inaugural Scrum Gathering in 2013, Australia's only Scrum event is back to raise the mainsail, gather amidships, and set a course for Sydney. We will be docking at the NSWTF Conference Centre on 21-22 October. No matter whether you are crewing the smallest dingy or the largest cruise liner, Scrum Australia has something for all scales of agile culture.

PMI SeminarsWorld Phoenix

October 22-25 and 29-30, 2014 | Phoenix, Arizona

Join thousands of your colleagues from around the world before or after PMI Global Congress - North America in Phoenix! If you're looking for one trip that gets you networking, in-depth learning and a beautiful destination, this is IT. We "bookend" Global Congress with 2-, 3- and 4-day intensive courses that will amp up your knowledge in a key area that can impact your next project.

PMI Global Congress 2014

October 26-28, 2014 | Phoenix, Arizona

Thousands of professionals in project management from across the globe gather to participate in a program and exhibit hall that will provide practical information to increase efficiency, productivity and profitability while tackling the challenges facing the project management profession.

International Project Management Day

November 6, 2014 | everywhere

The International Project Management Day (IPM day) is intended to encourage project-based organizations worldwide or organizations who utilize project management methodologies to schedule some type of recognition event within their organizations or coordinated locally with others to truly demonstrate appreciation for the achievements of project managers and their teams.

PMI SeminarsWorld London

November 10-11, 2014 | London

What better setting to strengthen your project journey than one of the world’s most historic cities. Sharpen skills and reinforce best practices during two-day courses on today’s most timely project management topics – value management, stakeholder management, change management and risk management. SeminarsWorld London courses align with PMI’s Talent Triangle, focusing on skills development in Leadership, Technical Project Management or Strategic and Business Management. Don’t miss this opportunity -- visit the city’s iconic attractions and also benefit from the stellar networking and skill-building experience that defines the SeminarsWorld.

PMI SeminarsWorld New York

November 10-13, 2014 | New York City

From skyscrapers to Wall Street, New York is a project management mecca. Likewise, big training is coming to the big city with several four-day courses topping the schedule – The Evolving PMO, the Program Management MBA and an introduction to project management via the PMBOK Guide. Other courses – How to Capture Customer Requirements & Develop Scope”, as well as “Leading Strategic Initiatives (Program Management)” will help you sharpen your skills or master new ones. SeminarsWorld New York courses align with PMI’s Talent Triangle, focusing on skills development in Leadership, Technical Project Management or Strategic and Business Management. And before you head home, make sure to hit some of the restaurants recommended by colleagues -- there are 24,000 to choose from – and contribute to another travel statistic – visits to New York cultural venues have risen 30 percent since 2006.

Synergy 2014

November 13, 2014 | London

Synergy 2014 is a day-long professional development event, conducted by Project Management Institute (PMI) UK Chapter and supported by Government of UK. The theme of this conference is "Project Management – What’s new, what’s old and what works". It provides an opportunity for Project Management Practitioners across industries, government, academia, NGOs etc., to exchange ideas on the challenges and emerging trends in projects that are contributing to national and international objectives.

PMO Symposium 2014

November 16-19, 2014 | Miami Beach, Florida

PMI invites you to join the experts at PMO Symposium 2014! With billions of dollars dependent on the success and failure of projects, organizations are striving to manage projects more efficiently. The best performing organizations approach project, program and portfolio management strategically from the way they implement their projects to the way they deliver them. The PMO Symposium is a unique and exclusive forum for PMO executives to convene to exchange ideas, to learn about the latest PMO research, and to network with peers and thought leaders from around the world.

PM-Summit 2014

November 17, 2014 | Munich. Germany

Under the motto “The Pulse of Project Management,” the PM-Summit 2014 offers a platform for networking and experience exchange. A program of seminars and workshops, and exhibition stands, will present on leading-edge methodologies and soft skills.

PMI SeminarsWorld San Diego

December 1-4, 2014 | San Diego

With 70 miles of beautiful beaches, countless parks and gardens, and endless opportunities for pampering at the area’s many spas, San Diego is the perfect SeminarsWorld offering for busy project managers. But first, register for a one-day course on Next Generation Leadership or take deeper dives into two, three or four-day courses like Orchestrating Total Project Success - A Comprehensive Approach for Managing People, Projects and Organizational Change; Next Generation PMO and Portfolio Management; or Program Management to Deliver Strategies. SeminarsWorld San Diego courses align with PMI’s Talent Triangle, focusing on skills development in Leadership, Technical Project Management or Strategic and Business Management. You'll leave sunny Southern California with a fresh perspective and knowledge that will impact how you approach your next project.

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Ongoing Project Management Events

Why Good Project Managers Are Making Bad Choices

On Demand Webinar | webinar

Did you miss our January webinar with Lev Virine, Ph.D.? The Requirements Management Community of Practice was pleased to host Dr Lev Virine to help members of our Community understand "Why Good Project Managers Are Making Bad Choices". Most problems with project requirements result from human errors. Do you make bad choices that have detrimental affects on your projects based on your own gut feelings? Most of us would emphatically say "NO!" But are you not? Really? If you missed it, you can watch the recorded webinar by clicking the "Webinars" tab and filtering on "Recorded Webinars".

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