Hong Kong

Event - Colin Baker Monday, July 25, 2016 - 11:20
DateTuesday 20th September 2016Time6:30pm Registration, networking and refreshments7:00pm Presentation8:00pm Close VenueThe Wharney Guang Dong Hotel, 57-73 Lockhard Road, Wanchai, Hong KongPresented byDr Merrin PearseCPDUp to 2 hours (find out more about CPD)CostAPM members:Employees of APM Corporate Members:Non members:FreeFree£10 (HK$110) #apmhongkongThis presentation by Dr Pearse will explore ideas around the design, build, occupation and renovation of our living environment.  So design, build and live views.Not only looking at the indoor environment though...

News story - James Driver 1 Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 16:32
APM has a democratic process for electing its board. This is fundamental for APM – our board is comprised of members and elected by members. Can you help us lead the association?We need our board to comprise committed, high calibre and experienced individuals. The ability to think and act strategically is considered a prerequisite. Previous experience of working at senior executive and board level is therefore highly desirable. The board is also keen to be diverse and seeks nominations from members who can bring a broad range of backgrounds, skills and...

News story - Catherine Bendell Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 11:14
The Hong Kong Branch July event was about the success and failure of megaprojects.  An interesting talk entitled “Industrial megaprojects – Key Drivers of Success and Failure” was delivered by Ms. Karine Cung of Independent Project Analysis (IPA).  The presentation was held at the Wharney Guang Dong Hotel, Wanchai.  The main theme delivered was that “Poor execution can severely hamper economic returns through cost and/or schedule overruns, as well as downstream operability problems.”  Therefore “a key requirement to a successful...

Event - Dawn Parker Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 13:40
DateTuesday 23rd August 2016Time Join the webinarStartClose12.25pm BST12.30pm BST13.30pm BSTVenueOnline webinarPresented byVirginia Henry, Knowledge and Learning Manager, UnLtdCPDUp to 1 hour. CPD certificates are not issued for webinarsCost APM members:Employees of APM Corporate Members:  Non members:FreeFreeFree                                                     Hear about engaging experts and unlocking access to combined knowledge in ways that...

News story - Colin Baker Friday, July 8, 2016 - 15:02
The APM PMO SIG recently held two webinars.  The first of which looked at temporary project offices and programme offices that are set up to support a single project or programme and the second looked at permanent programme offices and portfolio office that support multiple project or programmes at a delivery or strategic level.The purpose of the PMO 101 Summer School webinars was to provide practitioners and those new to PMO with an understanding of ‘what the P stands for’.Both webinars posed various options and directions to attendees who were quite active with...

Event - Colin Baker Friday, June 17, 2016 - 12:15
DateTuesday 19th July 2016Time6:30pm Registration, networking and refreshments7:00pm Presentation8:00pm Close VenueThe Wharney Guang Dong Hotel, 57-73 Lockhart Road,Wanchai, Hong KongPresented byKarine Cung​CPDUp to 2 hours (find out more about CPD)CostAPM members:Employees of APM Corporate Members:Non members:FreeFree£10 #apmhkCapital projects are fundamental in meeting an organisation’s strategic objectives and poor execution can severely hamper economic returns through cost and/or schedule overruns, as well as operability problems. Since its beginnings...

News story - Catherine Bendell Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 16:05
The May event of APM Hong Kong branch was held at Wharney Guang Dong Hotel Hong Kong on 17th May 2016 evening following the AGM on the same day.  The interesting topic is “Building Homes across the Globe with Habitat for Humanity” presented by Ms Ruth Bailey with Habitat for Humanity (HFH).  HFH is an American charity.  The presentation focused on her adventures when volunteering with HFH, with whom she signed up for a number of projects.  The presentation was attended by over thirty members and non-members.HFH advocates that everyone in the world should have a...

Event - Colin Baker Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 12:00
DateTuesday 5th July 2016TimeRegistration - 12:45pm BSTPresentation - 1:00pm BSTClose - 2:00pm BSTVenueOnline webinarPresented bySimon George and Eileen Roden supported by other members of the PMO SIGCPDUp to one hour. (CPD Certificates are not issued for APM Webinars)CostAPM members:Employees of APM Corporate Members:Non members:FreeFreeFree #apmpmoThis is the final part of the PMO 101 Summer School webinars  which will look at permanent programme offices and portfolio office that support multiple project or programmes at a delivery or strategic level.What is 101? It means...

Event - Dawn Parker Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 12:16
DateTuesday 21st June 2016TimeStart- 1.00pm (BST)Close- 2.00pm (BST)VenueOnline webinarPresented bySimon George and Eileen Roden supported by members of the PMO SIG CommitteeCPDUp to 1 hour (find out more about CPD)(Please note CPD certificates are not issued for webinars)CostMembers:Employees of APM Corporate Members:Non members:FreeFreeFree#apmwebinarThis is the first of two "PMO 101 Summer School webinars". The purpose of the two webinars is to provide practitioners and those new to PMO with an understanding of ‘what the P stands for’....

News story - Colin Baker Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 09:38
The following members of APM were voted in as the Hong Kong branch committee at the recent Annual General Meeting held on 17th May 2016James FordDaniel RopskieSteve RootDavid Ogunleye TopeJoe Tak Yun WongMarcel EkkelFai Chor Wong

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