Hong Kong

  • Nat Morosoli Thursday, January 13, 2011 - 14:17
    The Change Request Document outlines the scope of the review and places the review in the wider context of APM strategy. Please see this document as a useful resources for the review group that outlines the scope and objectives of the review, the resources required for the review and provides deadlines for the review to deliver recommendations to the APM executive.To download a copy of the Change Request Document please follow the link below

  • Catherine Bowles Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 10:54
    APM accredited provider Lucidus Consulting Limited will be holding a four day session designed to embed foundational knowledge in preparation for participants taking the examination for APMP: The APM Project Management Qualification.Session dates: 2nd - 5th September 2014Examination date: TBC - either 6th September or 13th September 2014Venue: Hong KongPlease note that the course and the examination will be in English.If you would like to enrol for this session and examination then please see the attached document below (under 'attached files') for the booking form.

  • Catherine Bowles Thursday, July 17, 2014 - 10:38
    The Hong Kong branch's July event was about the transformation story of the Ocean Park theme park in Hong Kong.  An interesting talk entitled “Ocean Park – the journey; the destination; the future” was delivered by Mr. Thomas Mehrmann, chief executive of Ocean Park Corporation (OPC).  The presentation was held at Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club and was well attended by over 60 members and guests.OPC’s successful business turnaround has featured in EMBA (Executive Master of Business Administration) case studies. It was also acknowledged by the theme park industry as the best theme park in...

  • Dawn Parker Thursday, July 3, 2014 - 15:54
    DateTuesday 15th July 2014Time6.30pm Registration and refreshments7.00pm PresentationVenueRoyal Hong Kong Yacht Club, Kellet Island, Causeway Bay, Hong KongPresented byThomas MehrmannCPDUp to 2 hours (find out more about CPD)CostAPM members:Employees of APM Corporate Members:Non members:FreeFree£10 (approx HK$125)#apmoceanparkTom Mehrmann, Ocean Park chief executive, will share the Ocean Park story of success over the last decade, along with a view of the future.Ocean Park has been a model of success over the last decade, which has been featured in EMBA (executive master of business...

  • Catherine Bowles Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 13:08
    The APM Hong Kong June event was held, as usual, at the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club.  A presentation entitled “PMO/EPMO – What is it all about?” was delivered by Kerry Peirse, EPMO Manager for Cathay Pacific Airways.  It was well attended by over thirty members and guests.Kerry has held a variety of roles involving project and portfolio management, particular for airlines and information technology companies.  She is IT-focused and has been with Cathay for almost two years, having moved from a project management lead role within the same organisation.Most companies have a...

  • David West Monday, June 2, 2014 - 15:33
    Amanda Wong credits the Association for Project Management (APM) with helping to advance her career in project management. After joining APM Hong Kong branch, she was impressed with the learning and networking opportunities offered by its range of public events which, she says, shaped her practical approach to project management. She went on to become a very active member of the branch committee herself.The full case study can be downloaded below.

  • David West Monday, June 2, 2014 - 15:28
    黄珮雯在項目管理方面具專業經驗,加入項目管理學會對其事業及學會的會務均有裨益。她表示加入成為分部委員會成員後,從參與學會舉辧的活動中獲益良多,並有助她釐訂項目管理的實際方法 。她现任偉歷信集團董事,率領公司有關項目管理及策劃部門專業團隊。她在土木基礎設施工程, 酒店,數據中心, 能源及鐵路等項目管理上均有豐富經驗,曾參與的主要項目包括澳門的新濠天地, 威尼斯人渡假村,還有香港一系列重要基建項目,包括廣深港高速鐵路香港段, 后海灣幹線南及北段、八號幹線沙田嶺隧道及引道,以及西鐵線工程等。完整的案例研究可以在这里下载

  • Dawn Parker Friday, May 30, 2014 - 11:48
    DateTuesday 17th June 2014Time6.30pm Registration and refreshments7.00pm PresentationVenueRoyal Hong Kong Yacht Club, Kellet Island, Causeway Bay, Hong KongPresented byKerry Peirse, EPMO Manager for Cathay Pacific AirwaysCPDUp to 2 hours (find out more about CPD)CostAPM members:Employees of APM Corporate Members:Non members:FreeFree£10.00 (approx HK$125)#APMHKEPMOMost companies have a PMO/EPMO - and most people still don’t know what they do. Join the Hong Kong branch to get some understanding of such a role and the relevance of an EPMO in the current environment.A review of the progression...

  • Colin Baker Friday, May 16, 2014 - 15:18
    Change management is evolving fast, and is increasingly being seen as a specialist and independent discipline. In response, the Change Management Institute and APMG-International have launched a new change management body of knowledge (CMBoK). This describes the competencies that make an effective change manager, as well as giving guidance and sign-posting sources on how to effectively lead change. Managing the mechanics of delivering change is just one aspect of change management. Successful change will only occur when each individual involved is ready, and willing, to do something different...

  • Dawn Parker Friday, April 25, 2014 - 10:07
    DateTuesday 20th May 2014Time6.30pm Registration and refreshments 7.00pm AGM 7.30pm PresentationVenueRoyal Hong Kong Yacht Club, Kellet Island, Causeway Bay, Hong KongPresented byJane Sadler, Evans & PeckCPDUp to 2 hours (find out more about CPD)CostAPM members: Employees of APM Corporate Members: Non members:Free Free £10 (approx HK$125) #APM4DNASAProjects fail for many reasons, some strategic, some technical but the majority fail because of human factors. According to research undertaken by the US Government’s Accountability Office and Stephen Johnson, a NASA project management expert...