Project Management Council

As the projects proliferate, organizations recognize a need not just for managing individual projects well, but also for looking at the coordination and integration of projects, metrics, and methodologies. We discuss ways to manage projects across your organization in order to minimize bureaucracy and maximize benefits. Our discussions cover topics such as:

  • Managing the project portfolio to support strategic goals and objectives
  • Creating a relevant, value-adding project management structure
  • Maximizing project benefits and impact across the organization

As leaders in project management, we must keep current with the latest ideas and best practices for running multiple, complex and high impact projects. The council provides a forum for senior leaders to share best practices, experiences, and strategies for managing successful large-scale projects and project portfolios.

The power of peer learning

Enduring relationships with trusted peers are the core of the council experience. Enhanced by our global, enterprise-wide reach, these relationships span the world and extend the value of council membership. Confidential peer dialogue provides you with a broader perspective and shared experiences, as well as access to specific knowledge and best practices.

Council membership benefits

Collective problem solving and knowledge transfer that makes your issues an agenda item in our peer assist process
Benchmarking through regular surveys of council members about relevant company practices
Multifunctional insights generated by the wealth of perspectives gathered from over 100 councils (covering more than 50 functions) that work together across geographies
Virtual communities that extend learning opportunities through a variety of online forums and other resources

Who should join? 

Senior leaders in their organizations responsible for driving project management excellence or running Program Management Offices (PMOs).

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