PMI Ghana Chapter

2021 NPMC Call for Papers

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The 2021 National Project Management Conference is here again! Brain and experience packed professional learning and networking. 29th to 30th July 2021. Come and learn practical knowledge from experienced professionals. Register now and secure your place!

This year, PMI – Ghana Chapter will be organizing the 2021 National Project Management Conference themed “Transforming Businesses Through Project Management and Digitalization” it will be held at Sogakope Beach Resort, Volta, Ghana from 29th to 30th July 2021.

This is the leading project management educational and networking event in Ghana. This event provides the chance to gather the know-how and inspiration needed for project management success, as well as offering up to 10 PDUs towards the maintenance of PMI credentials.The maiden conference was held at Accra International Conference Center in Accra with over 200 delegates. The Conference will focus on topics relevant to organizations, industries and the economic development of Ghana and Africa.

PMI is the world’s leading not-for-profit membership association for the project management profession, with more than half a million members and credential holders in 185 countries. PMI’s worldwide advocacy for project management is supported by our globally-recognized standards and credentials, extensive research program and professional development opportunities. PMI sets industry standards, conducts research and provides education, certification and professional exchange opportunities designed to strengthen and further establish the profession. PMI advances the careers of practitioners, while enhancing overall business and government performance through documentation of return on investment. PMI is headquartered in Newtown Square, Pennsylvania, USA and has regional service centers in Brussels, Belgium and Lelystad, The Netherlands.

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2021 National Project Management Conference

Call for Papers

We are happy to announce that, the Call for Papers is now open for the prestigious 2021 National ProjectWe are happy to announce that, the Call for Papers is now open for the prestigious 2021 National ProjectManagement Conference, titled: “Transforming Businesses Through Project Management andDigitalization”.

This two-day Conference will be held at the Sogakope Beach Resort, Sogakope, Ghana from July 29 to 30 July2021. The Project Management Institute Ghana is the proud organizer of the Conference.

The Conference will focus on topics relevant to organizations, industries, digitalization, and the economicdevelopment of Ghana and Africa.

Abstracts are being requested on topics that address or are related to the optimum delivery of value-for-moneyprojects, initiatives, programs, and policies for governments, businesses, academic institutions, NGO’s, andpractitioners.

The following areas are of greatest interest, we welcome new ideas, concepts and experiences associated withthem and how they relate to Transforming Businesses Through Project Management and Digitalization

  • Digital Transformation
  • Negotiation
  • Leadership & Management
  • Earned Value Management
  • Business Analysis & Requirements Management
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Oil & Gas Governance
  • Consultancy
  • Business Strategy
  • Innovation
  • Project Benefit Management
  • Program & Portfolio Management
  • Sustainable Development
  • Uncertainties in project delivery
  • Ethics and social responsibility in project management


  • Abstracts with bio and photo are due Wednesday, April 23, 2021
  • Paper selections will be announced by Wednesday, May 14, 2021

Email abstract, bio and photo should be sent directly to
Abstract Submission Guidelines:

  • The length of the abstract should be between 150 and 250 words
  • Abstracts must be in MS Office Word format
  • Papers must not have been previously published
  • Papers and presentations should be free of commercial sales content
  • Papers and presentations should focus on the subject of the title and provide new contributions to the topic.

For additional information or questions, send an email to 



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