Project Management

Project Management Project Management is the art and science of turning conceptual strategy into operational reality. Projects are organized as temporary organizations to consolidate the skills, talents, knowledge and capabilities required to deliver a clearly specified product, service, or process. Though relatively mature, project management still struggles to attain successful outcomes. In support of advancing our knowledge of project management, we invite research reports and abstracts on related studies.  Further, understanding best practices in teaching project management is an essential element of today’s academic professional. In support of understanding we solicit teaching tips, pedagogical studies, and brief cases to build a comprehensive view of project management instruction and research. Topics for the project management track would include, but not be limited to:

  • Modelling for project decisions
  • Managing change brought by projects
  • Risk assessment and control
  • Benefits Management
  • Context driven project management
  • Information technology project management
  • Effective project teams
  • Portfolios of projects
  • Program management and governance
  • Project analytics and measurement
  • Case studies of success and failure
  • Teaching tips and resources
  • Agile and lean project management
  • Inter-organizational projects
  • Contracts and negotiation
  • Estimation of cost and duration
  • Effective scheduling of activities
  • Resource sharing among projects
  • Project and program offices
  • Elements of successful projects
  • Organizing your classes as projects
  • Effective teaching of project management
  • Project management curricular issues
  • Educational resources in project management
  • Case and field studies in multiple contexts
  • Evaluation of class simulations
  • Experiential learning in project management

Important Dates:

Please Note: The deadlines for submissions have been extended.  The new deadlines are:

  • Full Paper Deadline: May 26, 2019
  • Abstract Deadline: June 15, 2019
  • Panel Proposal Deadline: June 15, 2019
  • Workshop Proposal Deadline: June 15, 2019
  • Award Competition Deadline: June 15, 2019

All deadlines are final as of 12 midnight Central Standard Time (Houston)

07/01/2019    Authors Notified of Paper Acceptance Decision

09/01/2019    Full Paper Revisions Resubmission

09/15/2019    Conference Registration Deadline