The Association of Project Managers (APM) is holding it’s annual conference in London on April 3rd, 2014. This year the APM is promoting a theme of ‘New Frontiers’ to represent the changing profession of Project Management in the 21st century. Highlighting the continuing journey to new frontiers for the industry and profession, the APM theme promotes the speed of change for new projects, new people and new techniques.
Location, location, location
This years event is being held at Kings Place in London. Below are the venue details together with the start and finish times of the event:
8:30am – Registration
9:00am – Conference starts
5:00pm – Close
This year has a roster of great speakers from both the diversity of their backgrounds to how they practice project management. Speakers include:
- Camila Batmanghelidjh CBE, founder of Kids Company and Place2Be
- Eddie Obeng, founder of Pentacle the world’s first virtual business school
- Andy Griffee, BBC W1 programme director
- Daniel Jubb, rocket scientist
- Ann Pilkington, founding director of PR Academy
- Alan Barnard, founder of bbm campaigns
- Karan Bawa, head of PMO for B&Q
- Trevor Jones, vice president of projects and risk management for DHL Supply Chain
More details on the speakers individual background can be found here.
There are three streams at this years event titled Diversify, New Sectors and Behaviors, Beliefs and Values.
Learn how globalization and technology innovation in project management knows no boundaries; bringing new people into the profession. This stream discusses what can be learned from their different perspectives and backgrounds.
This stream highlights what can be learned from projects and practices in new business sectors that are helping to redefine the profession.
Behaviors, Beliefs and Values
This stream offers insights into developing the behaviors, beliefs and values a project team needs to deliver greater project success.
Below are the registration fees for attending this years APM conference.
- APM members: £385 per person
- APM non members: £495 per person
NOTE: All prices are exclusive of VAT. Cancellations will be subject to a booking charge and no refund will be made after 5pm on Thursday 20th March 2014.
You can register for this years event directly on the APM web site by clicking here.
At Ten Six, we’re a big fan of these conferences. This year’s APM conference is packed with influential speakers, interactive conference sessions and is a great opportunity to network with peers and colleagues in the industry. The three streams offer a rich choice of sessions and attendees can earn Continuing Professional Development (CPDs). We look forward to seeing you there!