John McGlynn, Chair of APM
John McGlynn is a Director at Atkins, a member of the SNC Lavalin Group, and one of the world’s leading design, engineering and project management consultancies known for its breadth and depth of expertise in responding to the most technically challenging and time critical projects. He has 30 years experience in delivering projects in Europe and the Middle East and the last decade he specialised in complex acquisition programmes. He is a Chartered Engineer, a Fellow of three institutions the IET, CIPS, APM and is an APM Registered Project Professional (RPP).
John is Chairman of APM and has been instrumental in developing APM’s new strategy, Inspiring Positive Change. He believes APM has done an outstanding job in establishing the discipline of project management and the award the Royal Charter in 2017 will enable APM to become the Chartered body for the Project Profession.
Keynote presentation title: Inspiring Positive Change
Synopsis: John will set out some of the detail around APM’s strategy “Inspiring Positive Change” and how APM is responding to the VUCA environment to help guide the Project Profession through these times of unprecedented change.