2013-09-29 07:25:43 - Injazat advocates project management excellence at inaugural Emirates Project Management Academy Conference
September 28, 2013
Injazat Data Systems will extend its full support for nationwide efforts to uplift project management excellence at the upcoming Emirates Project Management Academy Conference taking place on September 30, 2013 at the Mazoon Ball Room of the Etihad Jumeirah Hotel in Abu Dhabi.
Injazat, a major sponsor of the conference, notes that more certified Project Managers are needed to ensure that planned infrastructure developments across the UAE worth an estimated USD 690 billion are delivered on time and to the highest quality.
The inaugural edition of the conference will gather around 600 participants to hear keynote speeches from some of the best project management practitioners and thought leaders and to interact with discussion panels on the latest project
management tools, techniques, trends and best practices.
“The scope of projects being undertaken in the UAE and their timely delivery require exceptional levels of Project Management skills. Initiatives such as the EPMA conference are important platforms for assessing the project management trends and needs across the country, determining the necessary types and levels of proficiencies, and setting directions for empowering local Project Managers to meet demand. Injazat lends its full support to efforts such as these that reinforce and nurture the UAE’s growing project management landscape,” said Ibrahim Lari, CEO, Injazat Data Systems.
Emirates Project Management Academy (EPMA) was established in 2012 with a vision making the UAE as the leading regional Project Management knowledge and operational hub. It aims to provide valuable training, networking and continuous development opportunities to accelerate the growth of the project management profession in the UAE. More details on its upcoming inaugural conference are available at www.epma.ae/Pages/eventagenda.aspx
Injazat is an outspoken advocate for the advancement of the UAE’s Project Management growth and enhancement. Its professional development initiative, The Injazat Institute (Ti2), oversees a Project Management Program to support the growth of Professional Project Managers across various industry sectors. Ti2 is a Global Registered Education Provider for the Project Management Institute (PMI), the world’s leading professional association for project management.