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Project Leadership: The game changer in large scale complex projects
The ICCPM International Roundtable Report, Project Leadership: The game changer in large scale complex projects was launched in Canberra on the 13th June. Senior defence and industry representatives braved the early morning Canberra weather to attend the briefing and gain insights into how they can improve the performance of large scale complex projects.
Mr Shane Fairweather, First Assistant Secretary Helicopter Systems / Acting First Assistant Secretary Procurement and Contracting, CASG, shared his experience of leading complex projects in industry and defence. He stressed the need for effective communication and the ability of a leader to shift between structured processes and creativity to realise opportunities. His experience is reflected in the findings of the report.
Our Series Partner Event in Sydney was held on the 18th June. The keynote speaker for the event was Mr Sam Sangster, CEO for Western City & Aerotropolis Authority. Sam shared his experience of delivering large infrastructure projects and stressed the importance of building strong relationships with the community. He identified this as the difference between delivering an asset and delivering a successful project.
This webinar is for people who are new to complexity theory. It will introduce you to some basic terminology and concepts such as the difference between a simple, complicated and complex project.
This webinar by Grant Avery, award-winning author of “Project Management, Denial, and the Death Zone” (JRoss Publishing 2016) will step us through the following lessons on the reduction of risk in high-risk projects explored in his book.
A TRIBUTE TO INTERNATIONAL PROJECT MANAGEMENT DAY 2018
On behalf of ICCPM, Chair Alicia Aitken wishes all project and program managers a happy International Project Management Day. Alicia briefly explores the exciting and changing times of project environments, notes some of the challenges emerging from rising complexity and draws mention to ICCPM activities in honour of the day. Find out more here.