Current Initiatives

ISO/PC 236 Project Management

This Project Committee was formed in 2007 and published 2012 the ISO 21500 Guidance on Project Management. IPMA was involved as category A liaison and therefore contributed to this first ISO standard on project management.

ISO/TC 258 Project, Programme and Portfolio Management

This Technical Committee was formed in 2011 and is to produce a family of standards in the field of project, programme, and portfolio management which will enable an organization’s continuous improvement, better resource utilization, and achievement of organizational objectives. IPMA is involved as category A liaison and actively participates in the work being performed.

GAPPS Global Alliance for Project Performance Standards

The Global Alliance for Project Performance Standards (GAPPS) is a nonprofit organization who provides independent reference benchmarks for project management standards and assessments. IPMA is a full member of GAPPS and is actively involved in the development of various standards.