The PMWeb Annual User Conference was a great success, enjoyed by all. There were some excellent User stories, sharing experiences and advice in the use of PMWeb, from Clients including:
- HOAR Program Management – Andrew Betts and Sandra Denaburg gave a compelling Case Study on “How PMWeb Helped HOAR Program Management Deliver $600 Million Airbus A320 Final Assembly Line Project“
- Massachusetts Port Authority – John Audi and Irena Gagulic provided their insights on “Top 10 PMWeb Implementation Success Factors”
- Whataburger – Clint Saavedra and Cindy Espinoza took us through “Integrating Job Cost and Real Estate Project Management Systems: Building a Better Burger”
- CBRE / Regions Bank – Tony Webster, Terra Mieure and Jessica Williams described “The Spectrum of Bidding, Awarding and Contracting using PMWeb“
- The Walt Disney Company – Manny Alegria, Carol Hunter and Christian Walker – in addition to showing us all some of the Disney magic – presented their views on “Driving Change: Paving the Way with PMWeb“.
Other presentations included John Statts and Tim Fleet of Critical Business Analysis on “ExtractIQ: How to Manage Legacy Data and Move It into PMWeb”; and Joel Thompson (Facility Workflow Solutions) and Marsha Shugrue (PMWeb, Inc) on “The Power of Data Warehousing”.
Our own Konstantine (Kon) Tonas, Tyler Monson, Peter Aynsley and Travis Hamera presented on topics including “Unique Client Uses of PMWeb Features” and “PMWeb Tips and Tricks”. Kon even found time to win the Disney prize for “Best Wookie impersonation” (voice/roar only).
Many thanks for the PMWeb team for hosting this event, providing great workshops on special topics and giving all attendees some insights into where PMWeb is heading – including some previews of the soon-to-be-released v5.2 and some specific plans for the content of further releases.
The theme of the Australian Institute of Project Management’s National Conference this year is “Innovate, Influence & Implement”. Industry leaders will gather at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, situated in the heart of the city, from 22-24 October. HKA Tech and PMWeb are proud to once again support the AIPM at its annual conference – this year as a Conference Supporter Partner. Read more about the Conference
Hosted at the Oracle Conference Center, PMWeb attended Constructech’s Technology Day on August 24, 2017. Attendees included construction professionals, software providers, industry educators and experts to help outline the future of construction technology. Technology Day helped companies learn to leverage the opportunities provided by data gathered in the office, on the jobsite and throughout the building lifecycle of a project. Constructech organized an exhibit hall displaying some of the construction technology solutions, a half-day educational conference and a celebration of the Vision Awards and the Women in Construction. The photo below shows HKA Tech’s Rick Aldridge answering questions and discussing PMWeb’s features and benefits.
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.
Marriott Vacation Club has selected PMWeb for its Capital Project Management Software. The brand comprises more than 50 Marriott Vacation Club properties throughout the United States, Caribbean, Europe, and Asia and more than 400,000 owners.
Stanford University has selected PMWeb for its capital works Project Management Software, joining Harvard University, Johns Hopkins University, Washington University, Carnegie Mellon University, American University, UC Davis, Tufts University, Boston College and the University of Washington St Louis – all users of PMWeb Portfolio, Program and Project Management Software.
DID YOU KNOW? Stanford alumni and faculty founded Google, Hewlett-Packard, Nike, Instagram, Snapchat, LinkedIn, and Yahoo!, and companies founded by Stanford alumni generate more than $2.7 trillion in annual revenue, equivalent to the 10th-largest economy in the world.