Hong Kong

Event - Colin Baker Monday, August 31, 2015 - 14:10
DateFriday 2nd October 2015Time1230-1330hrs (BST)VenueOn Line WebinarPresented byStephen Jones, Chair of the Planning, Monitoring and Control SIGCPDUp to 1 hour (find out more about CPD)CostAPM members:Employees of APM Corporate Members:Non members:FreeFreeFree #APMschedulingScheduling is a key component of the planning process, bringing project information and assumptions together to generate a path to success.Scheduling can answer the following questions:How long will it take to complete our project?What resources will we need?What are our most important tasks?What's the most...

Event - Daniel Brooks Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 16:54
DateWednesday 9th September 2015Time12:30pm - 13:30pmVenueOnline WebinarPresented bySteve BeaumontCPDUp to 1 hour (find out more about CPD)CostAPM members:Employees of APM Corporate Members:Non members:FreeFreeFree #APMcollaborationTimes are changing and so are the ways people work and collaborate.  With technology and globalisation as driving forces  pressure is put on organisations to do more with less.Despite today’s dynamic project-driven work environment and modern technology at our fingertips, many of us still struggle with efficiency. We know that there are...

Event - Colin Baker Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 10:40
DateWednesday 5th August 2015Time12:00-1:00pm BSTVenueOn Line WebinarPresented byGill Hancock, Head of Professional Standards, APMCPDUp to 1 hour (find out more about CPD) Certificates are not issued for WebinarsCostAPM members:Employees of APM Corporate Members:Non members:FreeFreeFree  #APMCompetence The Association for Project Management recently produced a new Competence Framework and, if you have not yet discovered how this can help you in your career you may wish to join our Webinar on 5th August 2015 to gain a better understanding.Gill Hancock, Head of...

News story - Daniel Brooks Friday, June 19, 2015 - 10:13
The main theme of the June event is about building and managing an effective project team.  The talk entitled “Selecting and Motivating a Successful Project Team” was presented, as usual, at Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club on 16.6.2015.  The presentation by Mr. Steve Palfrey and Mr. Martin Woods focused on some of the key aspects of appropriate team selection, objective-setting, motivation, communication and conflict resolution.  These principles were demonstrated based on their experience of complex projects successfully completed in Hong Kong. CBRE is the world...

Event - Dawn Parker Monday, June 8, 2015 - 17:05
DateFriday 10th July 2015Time1230-1330 (BST)VenueOn Line WebinarPresented byDr Penny Pullan Director of Making Project Work LtdCPDUp to 1 hour (find out more about CPD)CostAPM members:Employees of APM Corporate Members:Non members:FreeFreeFree#APMembracingdiversetalentLeading Virtual Project Work: How can we be authentic as we work on virtual projects, engaging our remote teams and stakeholders?In this interactive webinar, Dr Penny Pullan will explore the world of virtual working that so many project managers find themselves in today. With virtual teams and global projects, how can we...

Event - Dawn Parker Friday, May 29, 2015 - 09:20
Contact APM regarding this event APM members: Free Employees of APM Corporate Members: FreeNon members: Free Other eventsPrevious Webinars and PresentationsWhat is the state of knowledge management (KM) in project-based organisations? What can you do to improve KM in your organisation? What good practices can be copied? What bad practices can be avoided? What ugly myths should be exploded? This webinar will present the results of a Knowledge SIG research project to assess the state of KM in project-based organisations and identify improvement actions.The research was carried...

News story - Colin Baker Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 16:16
ChangeFirst is one of just under 20 methodologies that the ‘Methods and Standards’ theme within the Enabling Change SIG is in the process of documenting, as part of our mission to build our members’ capability for managing change.So we were delighted to have ChangeFirst’s CEO, David Miller, address our webinar on 18th May.  We had a good turn-out, as ever, with a peak attendance of about 283.  Apparently delegates sometimes broadcast the webinar to a number of colleagues sat in a meeting room at their location, so the number of participants may even have been...

Event - Colin Baker Monday, April 27, 2015 - 14:00
#APMchangeA free interactive session given by David Miller and hosted by Elisabeth Goodman, Enabling Change SIG introducing a change methodology that looks at what makes project professionals really successful in organisations and how change data can be used to identify risks and monitor improvements in change projects.Participants are encouraged to anonymously complete Changefirst's Initiative Legacy Assessment (ILA) in advance. The combined results will be interpreted by David Miller and compared to Changefirst's global data base. The interactive element of the session...

Event - Dawn Parker Monday, April 27, 2015 - 12:00
DateTuesday 19th May 2015Time6.30pm Registration and refreshments7.00pm AGM7.30pm PresentationVenueRoyal Hong Kong Yacht Club, Kellett Island, Causeway Bay, Hong KongPresented byStuart Gethin, ArupCPDUp to 2 hours (find out more about CPD)CostAPM members:Employees of APM Corporate Members:Non members:FreeFree£10 (approx HK$125) #APMinAsiaArup is a global firm of consulting engineers and has 24 offices in the East Asia region. Within these offices are over 3,000 staff, of which over 70 are full-time project and programme management staff; predominantly involved in private sector,...

News story - Maya Creasey Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 12:21
The April event of APMHK was held again at Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club, Kellett Island on Tuesday 21st April.  The interesting topic entitled “What is NEC 3?” was presented by Dr Jon Broome, Chair APM Contracts and Procurement Specific Interest Group, supported with industry examples from John Rayner, Quantity Surveyor with Balfour Beatty.  It was well attended by about 35 members and guests.Dr Jon Broome is an acknowledged expert on New Engineering Contract (NEC) and started his career as a site-based civil engineer in 1990.  In 1993, he returned to the University...

Pages