Project Management News from Australia and the World October 11th 2017

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 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:

·        Level35 leverage AI in the Project Management space

OneViewPPM is a cloud-based project portfolio management platform that … said Kerry Purcell, Country General Manager, IBM Australia & New Zealand. “We’re .

·        Smart energy storage system rolled out in Australia

The project is part of the South Australian capital’s bid to become … from commercial solar and storage through to demand management and a …

·        Australia and Hong Kong Universities Open Joint Blockchain …

Australia’s Monash University has teamed with asset management company … made in the lab will be first applied to the Hcash project.

·        Australia to fire its pork barrel into space

News that Australia is finally taking its place alongside the rest of the … and project management capabilities’,” the CPSU wrote at the time.

·        NLA wins ACT Project of the Year award for digital replacement …

The National Library of Australia (NLA) has won the ACT’s Project of the Year, awarded by the Australian Institute of Project Management …

·        Australian Government seeking final industry feedback on standards …

The Australian Government is asking industry for final feedback on a framework of … Agency’s (DTA) Govpass digital identity project, which aims to make the … risk and fraud management along with standards for usability and …

·        Accelo hauls in $9 million to digitize operations for project-driven …

Accelo hauls in $9 million to digitize operations for project-driven small businesses … includes CRM, project management, customer service and accounting pieces. … Accelo was launched in Australia, where it still houses its …

·        Tesla races to finish world’s biggest battery for Australia

South Australia hopes the Tesla battery will forestall further blackouts, … would be “$50 million or more” if it failed to deliver the project on time.

·        Industry praises achievements of AWD

Raytheon Australia’s workforce of 300 architects, systems engineers and project managers designed and integrated the combat system for …

·        Tasmania ups quest to become renewable energy “battery of …

“At a time when Australia badly needs flexible and storable energy to …. the whole thing’s project management lifetime doubles or worse.

·        Palo Alto Networks supports Australia’s cybersecurity capacity …

The project will raise the understanding of cybersecurity as a business risk … among their organisation’s overall risk management strategy.

·        Adelaide–Melbourne rail gets freight boost

Describing the $15 million Melbourne–Adelaide Loops project’s completion … “but thanks to clever project management, an extra passing loop at Dimboola in … Completed by the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC), the …

·        Cheat sheet: What project managers need to know about RFIs and …

management jargon can be trip up even the best PMs. Experts offer … RFIs: In project procurement, the first step in requests is the RFI.