PE Award Training

Professional assessment of the projects applying for the Award is possible thanks to the mature process of training and mentoring. We constantly turn years of experience into action. That’s how we make sure that all of the applying projects have a chance to be assessed according to the highest standards. 

The detailed training calendar for 2016 will be published in September 2015.

Coming trainings:

Date Type of training Title Trainers Training fee
27-29 October 2015 Physical training

Place: Xi’an, China

International Project Excellence Assessors Training

more details will be published soon

Erik Mansson

Prof. Ding Ronggui

350 EUR
3rd week of January- dates TBC Physical training

Place: Stockholm

International Project Excellence Assessors Training

more details will be published soon

Hakan Westman

Erik Mansson

Pau Lian Staal-Ong

Grzegorz Szałajko

500 EUR
19- 21 February 2016 Physical training

Place:  Europe

International Project Excellence Assessors Training

more details will be published soon

Pau Lian Staal-Ong

Grzegorz Szałajko

500 EUR
15-17 April 2016 Physical training

Place: Europe

International Project Excellence Assessors Training

more details will be published soon

Pau Lian Staal-Ong

Grzegorz Szałajko

 

500 euro
23 April 2016 Webinar

Place: Europe

TLA Kick-off webinar, per invitation

Mary McKinaly

Grzegorz Szałajko

 

free of charge

WEBINAR: Introduction to PE Award and Model Purpose of the webinar: An opportunity for potential applicants to the PE Award 2016 to learn about the benefits of participation and to get a brief introduction to the award process and Project Excellence Model. Please contact the Award Office: award@ipma.ch to schedule a webinar.

TRAINERS

All of these training sessions are led by the experienced trainers who have participated in the Project Excellence Award process for several years. Also variety of participants from several industries and large amount of exercises give a great chance to exchange knowledge and experience in all areas of project management.

Erik Mansson (Germany)

Erik has 20 years of experience of projects in different context including the launch of the Euro and programme manager for the Single Euro PAYMENTS Area. He is a member of the Swedish, German and Nepalese project management associations. In 2009 he received the Otto Zieglmeier Award for his promotion of project excellence world-wide including active yearly participation in project assessment since the first Award 2002, trainer for PE at numerous occasions in Europe, Middle East and China. Between 2009-2014 he was in the jury for the German PE Award incl. 3 years as Chair. Since 2009 he has been in the Award Management Board that he also chairs since 2015. Erik was project manager for the Project Excellence Baseline (PEB 1.0) launched end of 2015. Currently he is doing an MA in applied coaching at Derby University, UK with the theme “Facilitating Competence Development through Visual Coaching – Case studies of project managers transitioning from long-term projects.

 

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Hakan Westman (Sweden)

Hakan is a competent project manager consultant with great experience from driving projects within Banking-, Infrastructure and Public sector. Since 2003, Hakan has a valid IPMA B certificate and has been re-certified twice. He has been working internationally during several years, mostly in Europe. Hakan is since many years assessor for project managers according to the IPMA-standard (B and C level) as well as both IPMA- Delta Foreign and Project Excellence Award Assessor. He is also verifier of project management training courses and programmes according to the IPMA Registration system. Hakan is an active member of both the Swedish and the Danish project management association. His coaching skills has grown over the years. From one to one instructing, through training processes and models for internal groups, then externally. Further through individual, project and corporate assessments and workshops. Focus now is coaching individual leaders and management groups. 

 

aw_Pau_Lian Pau Lian Staal (The Netherlands)

Pau Lian is senior consultant at AT Osborne B.V., an independent management and consultancy firm in the Netherlands. Since 1999 she has been working for principals in the areas of large infrastructure projects as well as for principals in mostly the public environment. Pau Lian helps organisations during change processes, fulfils positions in the field of quality management, carries out audits and (project) evaluations and delivers lectures and training. In addition, her work week centres on the NETLIPSE programme (www.netlipse.eu) that focuses on gathering and discussing good practices and lesson learnt on the management and organisation of large infrastructure projects in Europe. Pau Lian is NETLIPSE Programme Director. Since 2007 Pau Lian has been involved as (lead) assessor of the IPMA Project Excellence Awards. In 2011 she helped initiate the Project Excellence Awards scheme in the Netherlands and acts as one of the Assessor trainers.

aw_Grzegorz_szalajkoGrzegorz Szałajko (Poland)

Grzegorz is a strategic and project management advisor, trainer and coach who brings international experience and passion for projects to many organizations worldwide. He is involved in the International PE Award since 2005 when he became an assessor, and later a Team Lead Assessor. In these roles he has assessed various large and mega projects in Asia, both Americas and Europe. As a leading author of the current assessors training program, Grzegorz became an official PE assessors trainer in 2009. He was also a member of the IPMA Awards Management Board (2011-2014) and a Leading Editor of the first edition of the IPMA Project Excellence Baseline (2014-2015). He has contributed to the development of national Project Excellence Awards in Poland and Nepal. His main expertise includes strategic projects portfolio management, project governance, deployment of agile methods and recovering control in troubled projects. He is also teaching strategy and project management in a number of MBA and postgraduate programs.