PMI-CII hosts 2nd Conference on Project Management in Bengaluru
12/14/2011

Theme- ‚ÄúHarnessing the Power of Project Management‚ÄĚ

Online PR News – 14-December-2011 – – Bengaluru: 13, 2011: Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in association with Project Management Institute (PMI), is organizing the second edition of the Conference on Project Management on 14-15th of December 2011 at Hotel Leela Palace, Bengaluru. This year the conference will focus on ‚ÄúHarnessing the Power of Project Management.‚ÄĚ

The conference will be addressed by Mr. Ambi Venkataraman Honorary Consul General India India to Luxembourg & Managing Director EMDI Europe SA Luxembourg. Mr. N Sivasailam, Managing Director, Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation will be the key note speaker. Other noted industry stalwarts, who will present case studies and share their experiences, include: Mr. Pankaj Jain, IAS Additional Secretary, MoSPI, Govt. of India; Mr. Vittal Anantatmula, Global Management & Strategy Department Associate Professor & Director at MPM Program Western Carolina University, USA; Mr. Asim Prasad Chief General Manager GAIL, Mr. B S Sudhir Chandra Director ‚Äď Project & Planning Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Ltd.; Mr. A Venkateswar Vice President Corporate Affairs, Tata Projects; Mr. S.N. Choudhary Executive Director Indian Oil Corporation; Mr. Sreenivasa Rao Vice President Mahindra Satyam Ltd.; Mr. Rajeev Chawla, IAS Spl. Secy to Govt. Revenue Dept and; Mr. Vijayaraghavan Seshadri Director, Program Management and Quality Automation Control Solutions, Honeywell Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Raj Kalady, the MD of PMI (India), highlighted on the objectives of the Conference, ‚ÄúThe conference will help the Project Managers to learn advanced skills and applications of projects and would throw light on program and portfolio management. The conference will focus on understanding the difference between getting job done and achieving business results, and getting acquainted with the soft skills required in the arena of Project Management. Participants will also get deeper knowledge of various aspects of research project management ‚Äėfrom project teams, leaders and managers to organizational over sight collaboration management and transition of projects from research into developments. The attendees can meet the peers and share and exchange knowledge and increase networks. Hear success stories from eminent Project Managers/ leaders.‚ÄĚ

Mr. S Chandrasekhar Chairman, CII Karnataka State Council said, ‚ÄúThe conference, targeted at Project Managers from Public and Private sectors, Leaders, Executives, Functional Managers, Human Resource Managers, Team Leaders and Members will also see Project Management Executives, Consultants, Planners, Engineers and Architects sharing their views on aspects of project management in their fields. The theme of the conference is aims to arrive at a comprehensive approach in going beyond the limits of just producing efficient goods and services.‚ÄĚ

The previous edition of the conference was held at Chennai saw over 200 speakers and participants discussing on the theme of ‚ÄėProject Management ‚Äď Orchestrating Complex Projects‚Äô. With the venue at Bengaluru this year, the conference is expected to get bigger and better.