Vores fascination af at bygge det højeste, det længste, det bredeste har konsekvenser - især økonomiske konsekvenser. Det mener Bent Flyvbjerg, økonom ved Oxford University's Said School of Business.
Hvorfor og hvordan kan man læse mere om i Quartz' interview med Flyvbjerg her
Added by Stine Piilgaard P Nielsen on May 20, 2014 at 11:02am — No Comments
Researchers from Centre for Major Project Management have published a study on mega projects, with dams as case.
The study is available online: http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2406852
Added by Stine Piilgaard P Nielsen on March 16, 2014 at 3:12pm — No Comments
The article by Raf Gemmail, published online on InfoQ, addresses the topic of Scrum combined with the working premises of a fixed-everything. THe article is founded on an interview with project manager Tim van Baarsen who shared his experiences from working on a project with fixed-everything but within a Scrum framework. Read the article here.
Added by Stine Piilgaard P Nielsen on November 19, 2013 at 7:40am — No Comments
Prince2 launches a new book on project management: 'SITA Transport Service'. Special focus is on cases, and the book provides the opportunity to grapple with project management on an experimental level.
For more information and free download, go to this site: http://www.epmgroup.dk/vare013?goback=%2Egmr_110148%2Egna_110148%2Egde_110148_member_257364577#%21
Added by Stine Piilgaard P Nielsen on August 15, 2013 at 11:30am — No Comments
The following new publication is now in print: Flyvbjerg, Bent, 2013, "How Planners Deal with Uncomfortable Knowledge: The Dubious Ethics of the American Planning Association," Cities, vol. 32, June, pp. 157–163. See the article here: https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/14316186/DarkSideAPA11.3bcopy.pdf
Added by Stine Piilgaard P Nielsen on June 19, 2013 at 12:14pm — No Comments
Within the next year, a range of conferences on the topic of research and project management are held all over Europe: Paris, Vienna, Oslo etc..
For more information, follow this link.
Added by Stine Piilgaard P Nielsen on August 26, 2012 at 9:35am — No Comments
In this webinar, Greg Geracie and Lee Lambert discuss the ways Project and Product Managers work together to increase project, product and organization success.
Watch the webinar here
Added by Stine Piilgaard P Nielsen on May 18, 2012 at 11:32am — No Comments
All applications are due for submission by June 15, 2012 for consideration
The IPMA Young Crew initiative announces the call for nominations for the 2012 IPMA Young Project Manager Award. The Young Crew promotes the practice and process of project management as a discipline across all sectors of industry; and actively engaged in supporting the development of future leaders within the project management domain.
Added by Stine Piilgaard P Nielsen on May 18, 2012 at 11:25am — No Comments
We have received an invitation from German Emcra GmbH concerning cooperation among EU organisations and business across EU borders. The application deadline is 21st February. The EU grant to be applied for will be between 10.000 and 25.000 € per organisation. In the attached Invitation Letter you find more overall information and contact details. We suggest you to first read the Invitation Lette to get an understanding of the project and possibilities offered. If you are still interested, we…Continue
Added by Stine Piilgaard P Nielsen on February 14, 2012 at 4:37pm — No Comments
IPMSA recently held its annual congress, this time in Brisbane, Australia. In the following is a summary of one of the keynote speaker's presentation; Project Management To Save Lives by Chris Cattaway.
The presentation addresses project management as a discipline in the developing world, e.g. as an instrument to tackle events as earth quakes, heavy rain fall that force people to flee. It takes a starting point in Mr. Cattaway's position at Save the Children and his experiences with…Continue
Added by Stine Piilgaard P Nielsen on October 30, 2011 at 1:24pm — No Comments
Wednesday 17th – Friday 19th Dansk Projektledelse organised the Symposium “The art of managing projects – within a complex reality”. Focus was on the ability to improve project management in order to achieve better focus the results and increase implementation of project…Continue
Added by Stine Piilgaard P Nielsen on November 21, 2010 at 12:26pm — No Comments