Speakers

Keynote speakers

France

Karen Amram

Head of International Foresight, French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA) Technology Research, Chair of the High Level Forum, Grenoble Innovation Ecosystem

How InnovationEcosystemsenable digitaltransformation
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Russia

Vyacheslav Alenkov

Acting Deputy Prime Minister of the Sakhalin region.

Practical synergyof digital technology,lean technology,and project managementfor fast governancedecision making
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Russia

Aleksander Malkov

Deputy Head of the project office of the Government of the Russian Federation

Features and key tools in theimplementation ofnational projects
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Japan

Hiroshi Tanaka

Phronetic Project Management -Revisit P2Mfor its roots
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China

Ding Ronggui

PhD Engineering, Professor, Doctoral Supervisor and Dean of Department of Management Science and Engineering Research Institute, School of Management, Shandong University, expert and board member in various project management associations, Author

New InfrastructureProgram SupportingChineseDigital Society
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Germany

Reinhard Wagner

Managing director, Tiba Managementberatung GmbH, Senior Lecturer, Alma Mater Europaea, Germany

Digitaltransformationand project management
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Russia

Vladimir Pastukhov

General Director of Agency for Technological Development

Strategy andprojects fortechnologytransfer inRussian industry
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Russia

Alexey Borovkov

SPbPU Vice-Rector for Digital Transformation

The CML-Bench™ digital platforma digital twindevelopment projectmanagement system
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Netherlands

Mr. Joop Schefferlie

IPMA President / Director of IPMA Certification, the certification body of IPMA Netherlands / over 20 years of experience in building and changing complex organizations up to over 800 employees based on a clear vision and objectives.

IPMA – InternationalProject ManagementAssociation
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Stream "Practice"

United Kingdom

Dr. Michael C. Jackson

OBE, Professor Emeritus, University of Hull, Trustee, Hull Children’s University, Editor-in-Chief, Systems Research and Behavioral Science, Managing Director of Systems Research Ltd., Author of 10 books and over 100 articles.

ProjectManagementUsing CriticalSystemsThinking
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United Kingdom

Darren Dalcher

PhD, HonFAPM, FCMI, FRSA, FBCS, CITP, SMIEEE, SFHEA, MINCOSE, Professor in Strategic Project Management at Lancaster University, Founder and Director of the National Centre for Project Management

Scalingfor Success
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United Kingdom

Dr Hannes Griebel

FRAeS, MAPM, Aerospace & Project Management Consulting Services, Griebel Aerospace Consulting

A study of toolsto enable effectiveonline collaboration– global projectmanagement withoutbreaking a sweat
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Russia

Eugene Bumagin

Professional project management practitioner. Experience in projects more than 15 years. Consultant in the field of project management.

Case study:How to managea complextransformationalprogramme?
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Lithuania

Vytautas Pugačevskis

Certified Projects Director (IPMA-A), Project Management Professional (PMP), IPMA First Assessor, IPMA Validator. Current position – UAB „Intelligent Creation“, director, trainer and consultant, lecturer, Programme manager.

Stakeholdermanagement ininternationalprojects
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Russia

Askhat Urazbaev

Founder, Agile Coach. Agile & Organizational Coach with deep hands-on experience with a particular focus on applying Agile and Kanban on AI projects.

How to manageAI projects
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Russia

Nikolai Butvina

Certified Program, Project, Change Management professional. MBA in Retail Banking, MSc in Physics & Math.

Shiftingfrom Projectsto Products?
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Stream "People"

United Kingdom

Nick Obolensky

Expert in Leadership and Management of Effective Changes, Multiple MBA Professor of the Year in Nyenrode University, visiting professor at Business Schools INSEAD, France and LBS, UK

Projectsin the VUCAworld
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Germany

Yvonne Schoper

The Associate Professor at Tongji University in Shanghai, member of the Presidential Advisory Board of GPM German Association for project Management.

Motivationand Leadershipof volunteers inNot-For-ProfitOrganisations
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Australia

Leh Simonelli

Executive Director of the ‘iPM Group Pty ltd’. He is a past President & Chair of the Board of Directors “Australian Institute of Project Management”. Leh was the Vice President ‘International Project Management Association’ (IPMA) and IPMA CVMB member.

In a climate ofuncertainty & change,how neurosciencemay assist teamengagement andmotivation & a sense of psychologicalsafety. A new take.
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Austria

Martina Huemann

Professor at the WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria, Editor in Chief of the International Journal of Project Management; Researcher, Speaker, Trainer, Consultant at enable2change

Why do we needno hero projectmanagersanymore?
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Malaysia

Brian Cracknell

Brian Cracknell, Director, Language Works, IPMA Project Excellence Awards assessor, trainer

Driving peopleand projectswith a cultureof health for business
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United Kingdom

Paul Hodgkins

FAPM, Executive Director at Paul Hodgkins Project Consultancy

The Power of ProjectLeadership -Seven Leadership Lessons
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Stream "Perspective and context"

China

Ding Ronggui

PhD Engineering, Professor, Doctoral Supervisor and Dean of Department of Management Science and Engineering Research Institute, School of Management, Shandong University, expert and board member in various project management associations, Author

Digital GovernanceSystems: The architecture Huaweiis considering todevelop for its next generationproject-basedbusiness
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Greece

Dr. Harris Apostolopoulos

Chief Transformation Officer, PMO Global Alliance

Rise of the Machines:An AI perspective in the ProjectManagementWorld
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Portugal

Marisa Silva

The Lucky PM, Author, Speaker, PMO and PPM Practitioner and Advocate, Senior Consultant at Wellingtone, Chief Community Officer at PMO Global Alliance

Becoming comfortablewith the uncomfortable:Antifragilityin ProjectManagement
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Switzerland

Mark Baldwin

Managing Director at Digital Insights; Co-Head of the Digital Construction Bachelor degree program at Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts

Digital Processesto Support Informationin the Deliveryof ConstructionProjects
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Portugal

Luís Marcos

Computer Science engineer, MBA from Nova Lisbon University, IPMA Level B

An example oforganisationalcompetence with IPMA Delta
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Indonesia

Lukas Beladi Sihombing

Professor, Architecture & Architectural Engineering, Yonsei University

Analysing costoverrun at buildingconstruction projectusing buildinginformation modelling
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Serbia

Danijela Toljaga-Nikolić

She works as a lecturer at the Faculty of Organizational Sciences, University of Belgrade, Serbia. Her field of interest is project management.

Project manager'schallenges insustainableproject management
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Serbia

Marija Todorović

Associate professor at the Faculty of organizational sciences, University of Belgrade and an Executive director of IPMA Serbia.

Project manager'schallenges insustainableproject management
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Russia

Pavel Alferov

Member of organization committees, a moderator at a large number of conferences, read lectures for MBA students, arranges master classes, has a large number of public presentations and mass media publications in key competences.

Cultural specifics ofproject governancein RussiaNational competence modelof a Project Sponsor
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China

Max Sunhu

Huawei Chief Expert of Project Management CNBG, Head of Digital Delivery Transformation Program

Digital GovernanceSystems: The architectureHuawei is consideringto develop for itsnext generationproject-based business
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Stream "Agility and Projects"

Russia

Alexey Polkovnikov

Managing Partner, Project PRACTICE Group

STREAM.PM – tailoringprojectmanagementmethodologyto projectsand organisations
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Germany

Reinhard Wagner

Managing director, Tiba Managementberatung GmbH, Senior Lecturer, Alma Mater Europaea, Germany

Achievingadaptabilitythrough PM 4.0 -from projects upto the organizationallevel
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Netherlands

Arie van Bennekum

Co-Author of the Agile Manifesto, Thought Leader at Wemanity Group, Thought Leader at IFAAI – Institute for Agility & Innovation

Q&A Lessonsfrom 20 yearsAgile ManifestoAgnostic Agile?
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Netherlands

Peter Coesmans

Director at Agile Business Consortium; Lead author Agile, trainer for assessors at IPMA Project Excellence Baseline, team lead assessor, judge at IPMA; Lead Assessor at IAF World – the International Association of Facilitators

Resilience andagility in largeinfrastructure projects
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Denmark

Prof. Dr. Josef Oehmen

DTU Management, Technical University of Denmark

ProjectResilience BeyondAgility – From Bad Ideasto Best Practice
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USA

Marina Alex

Keynote speaker, Creator of SWAY (Sales with Agile system), Business Agility Coach & Agile sales expert

Applicationof individualand organizationalagility competenciesin non-IT
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Croatia

Rebeka D. Vlahov Golomejić

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Economics and Business Zagreb. IPMA Profession Development Manager.

Agile practicesfor projects,hybrid approachesto project management
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Sweden

Erik Mansson

Business Coach, Mindshift Consulting. Since 2009, he has worked as an independent consultant, coach and facilitator. In this role he is also the most experienced (IPMA) assessor for project excellence having worked with projects from all industries on all continents since 2002.

Application ofindividual andorganizationalagility competenciesin non-IT
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Serbia

Vladimir Obradovic

Dr Vladimir Obradovic, Full-time Professor and Head of Department for Interdisciplinary Research in Management at University of Belgrade, President of IPMA Serbia

Methodology,tools,practice of projectmanagement:feedbackand mutual influence
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Greece

Nicos Kourounakis

BSc, MASc, MBA, PMP, PRINCE2, IPMA-D, PM², Management Consultant & Trainer, PM²Alliance CEO

Methodology,tools,practice of projectmanagement:feedbackand mutual influence
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Denmark

Morten Fangel

Consultant and Expert in Project Management, Coach, Author, Fangel Consultants Ltd.

MethPlan andto evaluateyour PM effort as well
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Russia

Sergey Neizvestny

Professor, Dr.Sc. (habilitation), professor of the Department of Business Informatics, Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation

Convergence andHybridizationof project managementmethodology.Complimentaryor contradictory?
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Ukraine

Sergey Bushuyev

Professor, PhD, Dr. Sc.(Habilitation), Professor at Kiev National University of Construction and Architecture (KNUCA), Head of Project Management department and Euro MPM program in Kiev, Ukraine, Honorary Scientist of Ukraine, Laureate of National Scientific Award, Honorary member of International Project Management Association (IPMA).

Global trends andtheir impact on theproject managementmethodology development
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Croatia

Mladen Radujkovic

Former Dean at the FCE University of Zagreb, and currently Head of International Doctoral Study in Project management at Alma Mater Europaea ECM, so as visiting Professor at Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), Wuhan China.

Convergence ofmethodologiesand knowledgein project management
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Special Interest Groups

Georgia

Nino Gorgadze

PMP, MBA, PhD Candidate Executive Director on IPMA Georgia

Literature Reviewof the Applicationof ArtificialIntelligencein Project Management
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Turkey

Prof. Dr. Çetin Elmas

He is currently President of Turkish Project Management Association, Global Head of IPMA Artificial Intelligence Special Interest Group, President of Industrial Artificial Intelligence Association.

Application ofArtificialIntelligencein Project Management
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Azerbaijan

Prof. Dr. Igbal Babayev

Igbal Babayev studied at Kyiv (Ukraine) National University of Construction and Architecture (KNUCA), faculty of Automation and Information Technology (1986), holding PhD of Information Technology (1990), Dr. Sc. Ukraine of Project Management (2006), Dr. Sc. Azerbaijan of Project Management (2009), Professor of Ukraine (2012), and Professor of Azerbaijan (2016)

Methods of artificialintelligence for thesynthesis and initiationof social projectsin a turbulent environment
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Italy

Costanza Mariani

PhD candidate in Management Engineering at Politecnico di Milano.

Artificial Intelligenceand Project Management:how can Project RiskManagement be improved
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United States

Tim Jaques

Has led complex projects, programs and product development initiatives for more than 25 years. Tim is a Certified Scrum Master, Prosci Organizational Change Management Practitioner and Project Management Professional, and CultureTalk practitioner.

Conditions for Success:Creating the RightEcosystem forLarge-scale DigitalTransformation
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Brazil

Henrique Neves

Seasoned professional with diversified experience in top management positions in national and multinational corporations, in Brazil and abroad.

Project managementstrategy to maximizevalue in healthcareorganizations
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Brazil

Juliana Pan

Professional with over 15 years of experience in the areas of Project Management, Programs and Portfolios, Management and implementation of PMO - Project Management Office, Development of Economic Modeling (EVTE - Technical and Economic Feasibility Study) and Capex Controller.

Implementation of a PMOin a healthcareorganization:history of 10 years,achievements and results
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Brazil

June Alisson Westarb Cruz

Phd.: Brazilian Executive, Professor and Researcher, with more than 20 years of experience in the education and health markets.

Brazilian HealthManagement and Market:scenarios and trends
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Portugal

Paulo Magina

He is the Deputy Head of the Infrastructure and Public Procurement Division at the OECD Public Governance Directorate, leading the organisation’s work on public procurement since 2014.

OECD work oninfrastructureand procurement
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Slovenia

Dejan Makovšek

He is the Procurement Strategy Lead at the Infrastructure and Public Procurement Division at the OECD Public Governance Directorate.

STEPS – Support Toolfor EffectiveProcurement Strategy:An evidence basedapproach
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Croatia

Davor Čengija

He is an Agile Coach from CROZ. A mechanical engineer by education, problem solver by choice, he lived through all the phases in the IT world, from programming and software architectures, to project management and bringing up to life some really big IT systems. Now as an Agile Coach Davor helps others to learn from his mistakes

Crowdsourcingideas on survivingagile transformations
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South Africa

Barend Daniel (Ben) Peters

Ben is Professional Registered (Pr. Eng) Industrial Engineer, Professional Registered Construction Project Manager with an Industrial Engineering Honors Degree, Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification and Master Degree in Business Administration.

City of Cape TownMetropolitanMunicipalitycase study
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South Africa

Mark Cawood

Mark Cawood is the of Manager of the Project and Programme Management Unit at the City of Cape Town.

City of Cape TownMetropolitanMunicipalitycase study
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South Africa

Hugh Cole

Hugh Cole is Director: Policy and Strategy at the City of Cape Town.

City of Cape TownMetropolitanMunicipalitycase study
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Spain

Jesus Martinez Almela

Agricultural and Biosystems Engineer. Founder of Bioagroprojects Biotech PPPM and Cofounder of P3Competence. Business & project developer at Global level since 1988.

Integrative Intelligence:a great deal forsustainable ruraldevelopment
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France

Agnes Roux-Kiener

Key Account Manager for global certifications, SMaP, IPMA France

SpecialGlobalCustomer event
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Onsite (offline) Stream

Russia

Veniamin Kizeev

Member of the Board of Directors of WINbd, Member of the Board of the National Association SOVNET, Certified Project Manager IPMA Level A®; PhD in Economics

Experience in the development of project management at universities
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Russia

Maxim Grishin

Leading expert in project management in the field of capital construction at the WINbd Academy of Management, Leading Project management consultant of the EDGE CONSULTING consulting company

Projectmanagementin the field ofcapital construction
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Russia

Sergey Trushkin

Leading expert on digitalization of the WINbd Academy of Management, managing partner of a number of enterprises, has experience in launching a business and practical work as an IT director and project manager for the implementation of automation systems

Innovationand digitalization -where is the placeof a person here
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Russia

Svetlana Apenko

Professor, Doctor of Economic Sciences, Head of the Department "Innovation and Project Management" in the Dostoevsky Omsk State University

Experiencein the developmentof project managementat universities
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Russia

Oksana Klimenko

IPMA World Congress Programme Committee Deputy Chair President of Association PM Alliance, IPMA-C, IPMA-PPMC, GPM-b. Professor in project management at MBA, MPA, master programmes of RANEPA and HSE in Russia.

Strategies and practiceof sustainabilityin project management
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Russia

Oleg Lavrov

Scientist in the field of human neuroimmunophysiology, businessman, leader of the Association of Russian specialists and knowledge management experts ”KM-Alliance”.

PM vs Cyber РМ?How to harmonizethe humanitarianand technologicalmatters?
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