Project Management News from Australia and the World November 1st 2016

Here at Your Project Manager we consider it our job to keep on top of all that is project management not just here in Queensland and Australia, but also worldwide. Just like others across all walks of life, we have our favourite online project management resources which help us to keep abreast of all the latest news, views, and advances in our sphere of expertise.

In exactly the same way that you and your business use market knowledge to keep ahead of your competition, so it helps us to maintain the leading position of project management advice and on-site training.

Here are just a few of the things that we’ve found of most interest over the last few days and that we feel might be of interest to you, too.

·        Woodside Petroleum plays down Wheatstone LNG cost impact

“The recent wave of Australian LNG projects have disappointed in project execution in the face of stretched supply chains and project management resources, …

·        Italy and Australia to cooperate in space

Italy and Australia have committed to pursue joint research and development, … Nova Systems, a project management company with large defence contracts, …

·        Tata Consultancy’s global CEO bullish on Australia’s tech prospects

Tata Consultancy’s global CEO bullish on Australia’s tech prospects …. His five rules for success were: good project management; clarity of scope; deploying the …

·        SDI Presence LLC to provide airport expertise for advanced Event …

Working closely with partner Saab, SDI will provide on-site project management, integration and professional services, including the integration of Saab’s …

·        The enormous cost of IT project failure

In the late 1980s, Australian banking giant Westpac launched a project to build its own core banking system, CS90. A core banking system is the software …

·        Audit reveals security shortcomings for key SA tax system

An audit of a key tax revenue management system used by South Australia’s Department of Treasury and Finance has uncovered a range of serious problems, .

·        Working Lego model of Australia’s next smart city

A Lego model of an Australian city is helping to illustrate the potential of smart … A miniature adaptation of South Australia’scapital Adelaide is stocked with …

·        IBM introduces Watson Workspace collaboration tool

Today employees hold conversations in chat clients, assign tasks in project management tools, manage customer records in CRM systems, share files in …

·        4th Annual Smart Skyscrapers Summit 2017 Dates Have Been …

… urban habitats, importance of project management for tall buildings amongst … in Melbourne, Australia and a regional office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

·        Internet of Things poised to transform cities

… transparency and open data (74 percent) and parks, recreation and the environment (74 percent). Join the CIO Australia group on LinkedIn. The group is open.

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