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Project Management Plan and Project Execution Plan
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What is the difference between this two types of Plan? I always thougth they are the plan named differently
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Perhaps this will not answer your question but is the first time I heard about Project Execution Plan mainly inside the PMI. As far as I remember there is no line about that inside the PMBOK.
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1 reply by Vincenzo Musumeci
Dec 06, 2018 12:51 PM
Vincenzo Musumeci
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I met this term PEP just today in a job description. I had a look around in the web and there are different definition about this kind of plan.
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Vincenzo -

like Sergio I also never heard about the "PEP" yet, do you have a source for the definition of it?

Referring to PMI each project does have an "Execution Phase" (besides some other phases) and HOW the project will be executed is defined while the planning phase and documented in the "Project Management Plan".

Not sure if that answer your question but that is what I can say about your topic.

Regards,

Markus
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They are often used interchangeably, along with the term SEMP or Systems Engineering Management Plan. Although there are some differences from a theoretical level, in a practical sense they are often the same as virtually nobody ever follows the strict textbook definitions.
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1 reply by Vincenzo Musumeci
Dec 06, 2018 12:54 PM
Vincenzo Musumeci
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Thank you for your reply. I think You are rigth.
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There is the term of Project Execution Plan (PEP) in PMBOK. In some of my clients, PEP is equal with the Business Case in PMBOK. It consists of very high-level project definition, strategy, and justification. During project planning, PEP is used as the very important input in developing the Project Management Plan.
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2 replies by Markus Kopko, PMP and Vincenzo Musumeci
Dec 06, 2018 12:53 PM
Vincenzo Musumeci
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I didn't find the term in my copy, have you any refernce about that? I agrre with about the strategy nature of the plan but i am still confused about the difference. why I need a PEP If i have a Project charter and a Pr.Man.Plan?
Dec 06, 2018 5:28 PM
Markus Kopko, PMP
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I am sorry, but i just checked it once again, there is no such term in PMBoK Guide 6th Edition. I have not checked previous editions ...
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Dec 06, 2018 9:53 AM
Replying to Sergio Luis Conte
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Perhaps this will not answer your question but is the first time I heard about Project Execution Plan mainly inside the PMI. As far as I remember there is no line about that inside the PMBOK.
I met this term PEP just today in a job description. I had a look around in the web and there are different definition about this kind of plan.
Network:281



Dec 06, 2018 11:06 AM
Replying to Jufran Helmi
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There is the term of Project Execution Plan (PEP) in PMBOK. In some of my clients, PEP is equal with the Business Case in PMBOK. It consists of very high-level project definition, strategy, and justification. During project planning, PEP is used as the very important input in developing the Project Management Plan.
I didn't find the term in my copy, have you any refernce about that? I agrre with about the strategy nature of the plan but i am still confused about the difference. why I need a PEP If i have a Project charter and a Pr.Man.Plan?
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Dec 06, 2018 10:40 AM
Replying to Keith Novak
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They are often used interchangeably, along with the term SEMP or Systems Engineering Management Plan. Although there are some differences from a theoretical level, in a practical sense they are often the same as virtually nobody ever follows the strict textbook definitions.
Thank you for your reply. I think You are rigth.
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Dec 06, 2018 11:06 AM
Replying to Jufran Helmi
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There is the term of Project Execution Plan (PEP) in PMBOK. In some of my clients, PEP is equal with the Business Case in PMBOK. It consists of very high-level project definition, strategy, and justification. During project planning, PEP is used as the very important input in developing the Project Management Plan.
I am sorry, but i just checked it once again, there is no such term in PMBoK Guide 6th Edition. I have not checked previous editions ...

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