Based upon the extensive studies that proved the important correlation between the number of professional project managers in a given economy and the level of economic growth in this country, the Global Project Management Forum (GPMF) was created to achieve 2 major objectives: Empower project management professionals with the needed skills & knowledge to excel in the project management profession as well as demonstrate and promote the latest technologies, tools, and solutions in the project management profession.
Following the huge success of the first edition of GPMF, which was reflected in 2609 participants, 17 participating countries, 60 high-level dignitaries, 18 exhibitors/sponsors/partners, 5 workshops, 24 sessions, 48 speakers, and 18 MOUs signed, it’s the time to take a look at the second edition of GPMF, which will take place on 12 -13 June in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
GPMF 2023 at a Glance
Thanks to the success of the first edition, the second edition of GPMF is increasingly turning into Saudi Arabia’s most diverse conference for project management professionals.
GPMF 2023 will be organized under the theme of “Project Management Ecosystem: The Journey to Excellence” to explore the Giga Projects across Saudi Arabia from a different perspective in such ecosystems as Governance, Value-chain, Economics & Sustainable Social Impact.
At GPMF’s second edition, the forum committees chaired by Eng.Badr Burshaid, will take the lead in transforming the project management profession in Saudi Arabia by hosting renowned keynote speakers and subject-matter experts. Also, the event delegates will share with the community their knowledge, experiences, and the latest developments in the PM profession. The event’s exhibition will open the doors for renowned organizations and companies to showcase their services, tools, and technologies that support and empower the project management ecosystem.
With this in mind, let’s answer an important question. What’s new in the second edition?
Joining GPMF 2023 will enable participants to learn about international best practices in strategy, innovation, and management in addition to gaining insightful knowledge by leveraging the event’s presentations, multiple workshops, exhibitors’ presentations, and experience exchange.
Moreover, GPMF participants will be able to network with over 1000 project and program management professionals as well as gain more than 10 PDUs by attending the event program.
Given all these advantages, let’s take a glance at the features and activities of the second edition.
GPMF 2023 | Features & Activities
The second edition of GPMF will be teeming with activities that provide real value to the event’s delegates and visitors. The major features of GPMF 2023 include:
The Forum is where event participants will interact with local & global subject-matter experts & speakers through various keynotes, fireside chat sessions, and panels.
Networking & Exhibition
Here’s where the event participants will be able to network with the Project Management community and explore the latest developments, trends, and technologies in the Project Management ecosystem and economy.
The PMI KSA executive workshops, which will take place before GPMF 2023, will provide an opportunity to explore the latest topics, skills, hands-on training, and practical application of the Project Management profession.
Global Project Excellence Awards
The Global Project Excellence Awards is an annual ceremony that comes in two categories to recognize the achievements of individuals and organizations in the field of project management.
Book Signing & Interactive Corner
A ceremony where project management subject-matter experts will sign copies of their publications and a stage for the PM community to share their thoughts and knowledge.