SUKAD to host Project Management Workshop

- November 9,2007


Held on the 1 September 2007 executives and global project management leaders will share their expertise with the community in the UAE in a complimentary event that is open to all.  The significance of this event is that there will be an important announcement to make about the establishment of a professional association for the advocacy of professional practices in the country and region beyond.

More on this association will be covered in future articles. For the 1 September event, SUKAD FZ-LLC, a leading project management training and consultancy company that is based in Dubai but operating across the Middle East, and Dubai Knowledge Village, the only free zone in the world dedicated to professional development, education, and training, have partnered to bring the community in the UAE a half day seminar or project management that is open and complimentary to all. DKV will host the event and help in the logistical support and SUKAD FZ-LLC and its partners will provide the speakers.

The speakers at this event will be the Executive Director of Dubai Knowledge Village Dr. Ayoub Kazim, the CEO of SUKAD FZ-LLC and the author of this article, Mr. Mounir Ajam and Mr. Theofanis Giotis, co-founder and CEO of ITEC of Greece.

The information about the event is on the following link: The significance of this event: The three PM speakers are graduate of PMI Leadership Institute Masters Class. The three speakers are currently international correspondent to PM Forum and PM World Today, leading online portals and e-Journal promoting project management. Two of the speakers are current officers of the PMI chapters in their respective countries and the third one was an officer for the GCC regional chapter of PMI.

Two of the Speakers are on PMI 2008 EMEA Congress Program Action Team (CoPAT). All three speakers are entrepreneurs and founders/co-founders of their own companies. All three speakers are frequent speakers at international project management event and conferences. During the event an open discussion about the new association will take place to listen to our community members, their ideas, thoughts, and recommendations for the new association.