Every year, The California Construction Expo (CalCon) brings together hundreds of industry professionals to build relationships with the state’s leading government agencies as well as to network with other companies in the private sector. This year, CalCon’s focus was on innovation, calling on the companies in attendance to come up with new and unique ways to improve and streamline California infrastructure and construction. This message was reinforced by the keynote speaker, Mike Ebeling, recipient of the Muhammad Ali Humanitarian of the Year Award and listed as one of The Creativity 50’s most influential creative people. PMWeb attended the 2-day convention on July 21-22, which was held at the Anaheim Convention Center and attended by over 1,500 professionals. HKA Tech’s Konstantine (Kon) Tonas – front and centre in the photo below – was there to demonstrate the latest developments with PMWeb.
The objective of procurement management is to transfer the risks associated with the part of a project’s scope of work that is performed by outside organisations, known as contractors, vendors, or suppliers. This is the latest in a series of articles about managing projects through their full project life-cycle and focuses on Procurement.
This article wraps up the discussion on cost management (see Part 1) and focuses on project funding, earned value analysis, and managing project cost data. Read more.
Each project an organisation takes on represents a major investment that is ultimately designed to bring in a profit. Therefore, it’s vital that the Enterprise Project Management Office (EPMO) delivers the project on budget and without cost overrun, or the anticipated ROI can be drastically reduced. To this end, the Project Management Institute’s (PMI) Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBoK) provides a comprehensive approach for managing project cost. Read more.
PMWeb has now published the fourth article in its series on web-based project management solutions. It’s crucial that the Enterprise Project Management Office (EPMO) complies with the industry’s recognised best practices and standards. Read more
DiamondRock Hospitality Company selects PMWeb for its Capital Project Management System. DiamondRock owns a portfolio of 28 premium hotels and resorts containing over 9,600 rooms concentrated in key gateway cities and destination resorts throughout North America and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Since 2010, DiamondRock has acquired approximately $1.8 billion of urban and resort hotels.
Early Bird Registration ends August 15th for the 2017 PMWeb User Conference and Optional Training in Sunny Isles Beach, Florida, October 2nd-4th. Register and book your hotel today.