WEF President Joan Vincent Guest Speaker on PM Podcast

Joan Vincent, President of the Wideman Education Foundation (WEF) was a guest speaker on episode #284 of the PM Podcast.

Joan is interviewed by Project Management Postcast host Cornelius Fichtner, PMP, about the importance of the project management profession, the role that project managers play, and the aim of the Wideman Education Foundation.

Check out Joan’s podcast on the PM Podcast by clicking here. Make sure to tune in, comment, and share the podcast!

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WEF announces ProjectWorld / Business Analyst World ticket giveaway

The Wideman Education Foundation (WEF) is thrilled to announce it is an official partner of this year’s 2014 ProjectWorld / Business Analyst World conference, and will be in the exhibitor showcase from September 22-23 at the Vancouver Convention Centre.

WEF wants to celebrate by giving away two (2) single-day passes to previous Wideman Prize Competition participants, recognizing these students for their project creativity for a chance to attend this industry leading event. Attendees to ProjectWorld / Business Analyst World will have the opportunity to network with peers from the local community to exchange ideas, best practices and lessons learned. Registration for a single-day pass normally costs $725.

To be eligible you must have registered and participated in a previous Wideman Prize Competition event. Entrants will need to tell us about why they are interested in attending ProjectWorld / Business Analyst World and what they hope to learn or benefit. At the end of the conference, you will be asked for a summary of the event and what you enjoyed most. Winners will be drawn at random.

To enter, leave a comment on this blog entry with a message or video about your submission, OR join our LinkedIn Group and post your entry on the discussions page.

There will be two winners. Prize includes:

  • One single-day pass to the ProjectWorld / Business Analyst World conference on either September 22 or 23 (to be drawn randomly).

The deadline for submission is Monday, September 15, 2014 at 5:00 PM PST.  Winners will be announced on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 on the WEF website. All winners agree to have their submissions and post-end summary used on the WEF website and for marketing purposes.