IPMA International Project Management Association

IPMA´s 31st World Congress 2019 – Call for Papers!

We are very pleased to invite colleagues from both the academic and the professional world – to submit abstracts and papers to the 31st IPMA World Congress to be held in the Yucatan International Congress Center, Merida, Mexico from September 30th through October the 2nd, 2019.

The main streams of this year’s Congress are concentrated around its’ general topic: “Integrating Sustainability into Project Management”:

  • Clean Energy
  • Infrastructure
  • Automotive & Aerospace
  • Tourism
  • Environment
  • Smart Cities
  • Agribusiness & Smart Rural
  • Education and Welfare

The papers can address also other Project Management topics, but a preference will be given to those related to one of the main streams. Best rated papers will be selected for the presentation at IPMA’s 2019 World Congress Scientific Tracks. The decision on the rejection or acceptance of a contribution is the responsibility of the Congress Scientific Committee.

Important dates:
Deadline for abstract submission: February 28th, 2019
Notification of abstract acceptance: March 12th, 2019
Deadline for submission of Congress paper: May 13th, 2019
Notification on paper acceptance and revisions: July 5th, 2019
Submission of revised final papers: August 2nd, 2019
31stIPMA World Congress: September 30th, through October 2nd, 2019

The abstracts should be written in English, and with a maximum length of 200 words. They should include the title of the proposed paper, the name and affiliation of authors, and a brief and comprehensive summary stating the purpose, content and conclusions of the paper. Also, 5 keywords should be included at the end of the abstract in a separate line.

The abstract should be sent to the following mail: scientific_committee@ipmamexico.com; acknowledge of receipt will be sent to participants, together with access and instructions to review site.

Roxana Cuevas and Alfredo Serpel
IPMA´s 31st World Congress Scientific Committee