The Project Management Center for Excellence at the University of Maryland invites you to submit an abstract for a presentation during our 2018 Project Management Symposium to be held on May 10-11, 2018 in College Park. Individuals and organizations are invited to submit abstracts of papers and/or presentations to be included in program sessions for the symposium. These papers and presentations can be case studies, best practices & research findings. They should be on topics of interest to project managers, consulting engineers and architects, construction managers, policy and agency personnel, researchers or educators.
Below are the topic areas of interest for the 2018 Symposium:
- Agile / IT
- Complex Projects
- Construction Management (including BIM)
- Disaster Management
- Federal Programs
- Integrated Program Management
- People in Projects
- Change Management
- Conflict Resolution
- Risk & Big Data
- Technology in Project Management
If your abstract is selected, you will be notified via e-mail. Below are the important deadlines for speakers for the 2018 Symposium.
|September 5, 2017||Call for papers and case studies opens|
|October 29, 2017||Last day to submit your abstract|
|November 20, 2017||Acceptance notifications released via e-mail|
|December 1, 2017||Speaker acceptance deadline|
|February 2, 2018||Registration deadline for all speakers|
|March 26, 2018||Completed papers or case studies due|
|April 23, 2018||Completed presentations due|
Please note that all selected speakers will need to register for the two day symposium by February 2, 2018 at the speaker rate of $325.