Capt. L. N. Prasad
PMPC 2018: The Thirteenth Edition of the Project Management Practitioners' Conference was successfully held on 12th, 13th and 14th July at NIMHANS convention Centre, Bangalore Nearly 650 delegates from various Industry attended the conference. The theme of the conference this year was "Architecting Project Management for Value Creation".
PM Footprints: During the month two PM Footprints session were held. On 5th July 2018, Mr. K Venkatachaliah Babu, Associate Vice President of INFOSYS, spoke on the topic "Leveraging Automation and AI technologies in making Project Management effective – few innovative solutions.
On 19th July 2018, Mr. Sundara Rao Damaraju, Senior Project Manager EVRY India, spoke on the topic "Stop Doing Agile, Start Being Agile And be Happy". Both the talks were well attended and received.
E&C PM Footprints:
The Footprints session of the E&C forum was held on 21st July 2018. Mr. Dr. Jayasimha Krishnachar, Senior Vice President - Projects, Provident Housing Limited, spoke on the topic "Integrated Project Delivery".
During the Second session Mr. Rajeev Kumar of Crestz Solutions spoke on the topic "What are you Thinking about!!”.
Both the talks were well attended and received.
The E&C Footprints Anniversary Celebrations:
The Second Anniversary of E&C PM Footprints is being held on 18th August 2018 at The Pride Hotel, Richmond Road, Bengaluru.
PMP QUEST: The PMP QUEST training classes on PMBOK-6 edition was held on 21st, 22nd, 28th and 29th July 2018.
Bridge Course: The Chapter also conducted a one day Bridge course to enable Practicing Project Managers to get an insight into newly introduced PMBOK-6 standards. The course was held on 28th July 2018.