2016 Wideman Prize Competition – Application Deadline Extended to Jan 23!

We are extremely pleased to announce that the deadline for team applications to participate the 2016 Wideman Prize Competition is being extended to January 23, 2016.

We encourage all teams and interested teams to review the revised competition page by clicking here. The page includes detailed information about next year’s competition, as well as important dates and a link to download the application package interested teams will be required to submit.

2016 Wideman Prize Competition Info for Students

The Wideman Education Foundation will be hosting its annual Wideman Prize Competition for its seventh year in 2016!

The competition is open for anyone required to complete a project during their post-secondary course work. The emphasis is on project management principles and skills – with a project management “crash class” provided for those who haven’t taken a project management course.  Evaluation, judging and winning the Prize will be based on integrating those principles and skills into the execution of the project.

An application form, competition guidelines, and important dates are available on the WEF website by clicking here.

WEF President Li Yang Speaking at the 18th annual ProjectWorld * BusinessAnalystWorld Conference

Li Yang, owner and Principal of IACT Consulting Ltd. and WEF President, will be speaking at the 18th annual ProjectWorld*BusinessAnalystWorld Conference. Li is a seasoned professional with over 15 years of experience helping clients improve performance and achieve goals. Her seminar is focused towards business analysts and leader, describing the essential skills to succeed in your role. Learn what skills you need to master and what competencies development can be put to the back burner on Tuesday September 15, 2015 from 11:15AM to 12:15PM.

Click here to learn more or register for the ProjectWorld*BusinessAnalystWorld conference or go to: http://www.pmbaconferences.com/vancouver/home.html

Interested in attending? For those who participated in our 6th Wideman Prize Competition, “Giving Back”, in 2015, we have four one day passes to give away. Enter to be selected by telling us your Wideman Prize Competition story via a post on our LinkedIn page.

Win Passes to 2015 ProjectWorld*BusinessAnalyst World Conference

The Wideman Education Foundation is pleased to extend the invitation to the 18th annual ProjectWorld*BusinessAnalystWorld conference at the Vancouver Convention Centre, September 14th to 17th.

The goal is to provide the insight, education and relationships necessary for project success by uniquely empowering Business Analysis and Project Management professionals with the resources and tools necessary to ensure that projects are clearly defined and flawlessly executed, enabling you to make the right decisions at every level in the organization and increase professional success.

It is structured with a variety of educational seminars for the first two days and workshops for the final two days of the conference. It is designed to be tailored to your needs, interests, and experience – allowing you to choose the seminars that are most relevant and workshops best suited to your level of experience. Topics range from corporate strategy, R&D, KPIs, process modeling, strategic management and change management.

For seasoned professionals, advanced ideas and concepts are offered to take your career to the next level. Moreover, up to 24 PDUs and CDUS can be earned through attendance. For those looking at a BA or PM role as a new career opportunity, this is the perfect place to explore.

Click here to learn more or register for the ProjectWorld*BusinessAnalystWorld conference: http://www.pmbaconferences.com/vancouver/home.html

Interested in attending? For those who participated in our 6th Wideman Prize Competition, “Giving Back”, in 2015, we have four one day passes to give away. Enter to be selected by telling us your Wideman Prize Competition story via a post on our LinkedIn page.