Call for Papers – UMD Project Management Symposium

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    Bill Brantley
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    The Project Management Center for Excellence at the University of Maryland, College Park invites individuals and organizations to submit abstracts of interest to general and specialty project managers, consulting and design engineers, policy makers, agency personnel, researchers, educators, and students. This Call for Abstracts invites papers to be included in the program sessions for the 2015 Maryland Project Management Symposium to be held on June 8-9, 2015 in College Park at the University of Maryland.

    Abstracts are sought in the following program and project management topic areas:

    Agile project management
    Case studies and lessons learned
    Communications
    Construction management
    Disaster management: mitigation, resilience, response
    Energy and the environment
    Facilities management
    Federal project management
    Integrated Project Delivery
    IT project management
    Leadership
    Mega-project management
    People in projects
    Positive psychology
    Procurement
    Project finance
    Project management theory
    Project risk management
    Project stakeholder management
    Public-private partnerships
    Sustainability
    Work environments

    What’s Next?

    If your abstract is selected, you will be notified via e-mail on or before Monday, December 15, 2014. Below is a list of important deadlines for potential speakers.

    September 15, 2014 – Call for papers opens
    December 1, 2014 – Last day to submit your abstract
    December 17, 2014 – Acceptance notifications released via e-mail
    March 1, 2015 – Completed papers due and registration deadline for all speakers
    May 4, 2015 – Completed presentations due
    May 5, 2015 – Final program completed

    Please note that all selected speakers will need to register for the two day symposium by March 1, 2015 at the speaker rate of $325.

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    Eva Fulton
    Participant

    I wrote a couple of great papers for my MBA in PM a couple of years ago. How long are the abstracts expected to be? My papers were 50 pages each and resources, both focused towards Federal Project Management

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