The 30th IPMA World Congress will be held from September 5-7, 2017 in the city of Astana, Kazakhstan under the theme of "Breakthrough Competences of Managing Change".

The Congress will host approximately 1,000 national and foreign participants from over 60 countries, and feature a program of best practices, new insights and academic findings combined with book launches, networking opportunities, site visits, the renowned IPMA Award Gala, social events and more.

See the conference website for more details.

Asia Pacific Federation of Project Management (apfpm)

The 2016 apfpm Annual Meeting was was held in Singapore on May 272016 with an agenda of "Strategy focused on our future direction".

The Annual Meeting was held during the Forum "The Future of Project Management" held by the Society of Project Managers (Singapore) and apfpm.


The 2017 APM Project Management Conference was held on April 27 this year, with the theme, 'Making the mould – Transform, diversify, revolutionise'.

The conference looked at how the world is in a constant state of accelerating change. The ways we embrace and manage that change must constantly evolve to meet new demands. It considered how building a world-class profession in a constantly changing world means challenging norms and thinking, breaking and then re-making the mould, reinventing project management for a new generation.

See the website for more details.