Next generation Project Management: Agility, Methodologies, Leadership
Sharing perspectives and best practices
Introducing the new PM2 Project Management Methodology developed by the European Commission
The 2017 Conference is the 12th year anniversary landmark event organized by the HAU Centre of Excellence in Project Management and Global Business Management Consultants. This year's conference brought together project management practitioners and EU PM2 Methodology experts and trainers to exchange success stories and lessons learned.
Presentations and panel discussions referred to best practices that enable better Project Management in the EU and help projects and organizations deal with the challenges of funding, performance, collaboration, stakeholders engagement and managing contractors. The conference also presented a variety of methodologies, tools and techniques driven from international complex projects in order to share insights on how dynamic organizations deal with a rapidly changing business environment.
The conference concluded with a panel discussion on the future of EU project management.
NicosKourounakis, MASc, MBA, PMP, IPMA-D, P2, PM 2 Certified, Senior Consultant, OPM 2 Topic: The PM2 Story – The Project Management Methodology of the EC
Michael Kraack, Managing Director of EMCRA GmbH Topic: An inside look on EU-funded projects: project development, grant writing and project management
Pierre Leclercq, PM 2 Certified, Principal Consultant, Global Business Management Consultants Topic: The value of Project Governance – the PM2 roles and responsibilities
George Merguerian, BE, MBA, PMP, Senior Partner of Global Business Management Consultants, Managing Director, European Operations Topic: Managing organizational change in projects - the PM2 business implementation plan
Elias Michelioudakis, PM 2 Certified, Agile@EC Expert, P2, Senior Consultant, Riedenschneider Consulting Topic: Agile PM2 – A case study
AglaiaNtriva, B.Sc., M.Sc., IPMA, ITIL, Seasoned Project Manager & IT Relationship Manager, Alpha Bank, PM-Greece representative Topic: Application of IPMA principles to a project in Alpha Bank
MuratOzbilen, PMP, MSE, Senior Partner, Managing Director MEA, Regional Director Southern Europe, Global Business Management Consultants Topic: Sharing experience from the application of Scrum in the manufacturing industry
Markos Papoutsidakis, CBAP®, PRINCE2® Certified, Scrum Master, Scrum Product Owner, Service Delivery Manager, TRASYS Greece (part of the NRB Group) IT methods and processes to support the implementation of regulations and directives in European Institutions and Agencies
Mike Robbs, Business English & Communications Coach, Hellenic American Union Topic: How to get the best out of the people you work with
IoannisSagias, Programme Manager, European Commission, DG Research & Innovation Topic: The Joinup Platform – sharing and reusing solutions within the EU
Mike Staunton, Principal Consultant, Global Business Management Consultants Topic: The future of work and transformation management
John Waring, Corporate Programmes and Projects Officer, European Defence Agency Topic: The PMO: Just a cost center or does it add benefit?
SavvasZortikis, Co-founder, CEO, Viral Loops Topic: The Agile approach to launching and growing a software startup