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Megaprojects that we admire

21 November 2016 IN Best Practices Featured Opinions BY

Today we are witnessing an explosion in the number of $1 billion+ projects with some, like the artificial archipelago being built in Azerbaijan, Turkey’s massive Urban Renewal project in Istanbul, and the new construction of Masjid Al Haram in Saudi Arabia each exceeding $100 billion. But, there is a common perception that megaprojects are not

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Formally recognise the profession of project management, and dedicate certified project management resources to deliver their commitments – A call from Sydney

17 October 2016 IN Featured News BY

The International Project Management Association (IPMA) is a federation of 66 member nations, who collaborate to promote the recognition of project management and engage stakeholders around the world in advancing the discipline. IPMA’s Council of Delegates has met at a time of significant change and uncertainty in the global business and political landscape. The meeting

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Sharing and Learning through Megaprojects: Building bridges on knowledge and competence

17 December 2015 IN Best Practices Featured Know how BY

The project world that we live in is becoming megaproject world. Megaprojects are big investment projects whose purpose is to make the “mega” for client and contractors, from one side, but also for the community itself from the other side. In the megaproject world megaprojects experts explore their performance, why they fail often and what

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