IPMA International Project Management Association

GeCCo 2018/2019 Live Event – „The hard work is key to success“

This year GeCCo Live Event took place from February 23th till Feb 24th. During 24 hours participants had the opportunity to learn, network and enjoy working in a virtual world. The GeCCo Core Team was managing the event from Zagreb, Croatia.

On February 23, at 12 pm (GMT+0) the Opening Ceremony started. During the Live Event the participants and other interested could hear world class keynote speakers. The first keynote speaker was Sunchana Johntson, who gave a speech during the Opening Ceremony and talked The Secrets to Successful Project Management Teams. For the first submission, you could hear Peter Coesmans talking about Agile Project Management and his advantages.  The Core team supported all participants during Midnight Toast (2nd submission) and Morning Coffee (3rd submission). At the closing ceremony, you could hear Armin Buchner and his presentation about Practical ways of keeping intercultural team together. Currently, all case studies submitted by 23 teams (and 138 participants in total) are being assessed by the Jury Committee consisting of 18 international PMs.

The Awards Ceremony will be held on March 30, 2019 (12 pm GMT+0) and all interested can watch and participate to find out who are the winners of GeCCo 2018/2019.

To attend the Awards Ceremony, click here to register.

While we are waiting for the Awards Ceremony you can follow GeCCo on Facebook and Instagram or if you need information you can contact us at [email protected].

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GeCCo (Global eCollaboration Competition) is a worldwide event organized by IPMA Young Crew for young project managers that focuses on online collaboration. Within 24 hours teams of 4 – 6 young professionals work in virtual teams, solve a case study and listen to keynote speakers.