32nd IPMA World Congress on Project Management. Project Management in the Digital Transformation Era

More than 900 project management professionals from about 70 countries will come together for 3 days at the IPMA World Congress in Saint-Petersburg, 22-24 September 2020.


International Project Management Association IPMA, National Project Management Association SOVNET. A co-organizer is the Analytical Center for the Government of the Russian Federation. The event is supported by the Ministry of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation.

The operator of the IPMA World Congress in Russia is WIN bd company.


For several decades now, the World Congress has been a leading event in the management of projects, programs and portfolios. In 2018, Kazakhstan became the venue; in autumn 2019, the World Congress is held in Mexico. In 2020, leading project management experts, professionals, business representatives, practitioners, representatives of global companies, scientists, students, teachers, non-governmental organizations, the media and others will meet in Saint-Petersburg, the cultural center of Russia.

The topic of Congress 2020 is Project Management in the Digital Transformation Era.


1. IPMA World Congress

Round-table talks, lectures, master-classes, plenary meetings for project managers of public and private organizations, project office directors, professors, teachers.

More than 150 reports in 5 key areas will be presented:

  • The prospect of project management: project management in a modern organization;
  • Project management practice: new challenges, new approaches;
  • People in project management: competencies of a project manager in the digital era;
  • Project management methodology: new ideas for new time;
  • Flexible project management methods: opportunities and challenges.

Representatives of Russian and foreign business, social sphere, government, universities will share their experience and vision of the ways and prospects for the development of project management.

2. Exhibition

The exhibition will feature innovative products of project management during 3 days of the Congress.

The exhibition is a unique opportunity to share the information about your product with a wide target audience of:

  • project management application developers
  • education and training companies
  • companies looking for employees

A detailed program of events is available on the site.

3. Young Crew

A platform for young specialists under 35 and students in the sphere of project management. Joining Young Crew allows you to participate in national events and networking meetings with local leaders as well as global forums.

4. Council of Delegates IPMA

Panel discussions, round tables, thematic meetings of Council of Delegates IPMA.

Global society is increasingly dependent on projects. Their successful managing has become a profession that requires the right competencies at the right time. IPMA World Congress on Project Management is an international authoritative platform and an effective tool for developing professional relations, evaluating achievements and discussing global trends in project management.

Register to become a participant of IPMA World Congress on Project Management.

Date and Venue:
22-24 September 2020
Saint-Petersburg, Moskovsky Prospect 97a, Holiday Inn Moskovskye Vorota

Participation fee on the website.