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J. Kent Crawford

Staying on top of the latest trends and best practices in the field project management is an infinite task.

This event has been cancelled. (updated: 09.12.12)

Information for the Kent Crawford Event
"The Role of Project Management in Driving Business Excellence"
Date: Tues., Sept. 18, 2012
Time: 8:30 a.m.
Location: University of Baltimore Student Center
(21 W. Mt. Royal Ave. Baltimore, Md. 21201

Tickets are $20 for the general public and free to all UB currently enrolled students. Tickets and registration links are located below.

You have to keep up because the performance of your organization requires you to be informed and inspired with new ideas and approaches that will help the bottom line.

On Tues. Sept. 18th, the Merrick School of Business and the Baltimore Chapter of the CIO forum presents: 

"The Role of Project Management in Driving Business Excellence"

Kent Crawford, president and CEO of  Project Management Solutions will share his thoughts on what companies need from project managers. He'll discuss the synergy between good governance, resource management, portfolio management, performance measurement, and process improvement and where the Project Management Officer fits into the organization.

Ticket Information

General admission tickets are $20 and are available on e-Tix. 

  • Click here to purchase a ticket for this event or any other of our fall speaker events. (Note: e-Tix will charge a processing fee in addition to the ticket price).

UB Student tickets are free to currently enrolled students.

  • Students are required to register to receive a free ticket. Tickets are distributed are on a first-come, first-serve basis and limited to one ticket per student. 

Bio for J. Kent Crawford, PMP, PMI Fellow

Kent Crawford is the founder and CEO of PM Solutions, the leader in applying project and portfolio management processes to drive operational efficiency. He is also founder and CEO of the firm’s training subsidiary, PM College. In addition to his executive role, he is an influential member of the project management community, highly respected as a thought leader. He is a sought-after speaker at business conferences worldwide and the award-winning author of The Strategic Project Office.

Crawford has infused PM Solutions with dynamic leadership, vision, and spirit. Under Crawford’s guidance, PM Solutions spearheaded numerous innovations, including the creation of a unique research program that has contributed over a dozen significant studies to our understanding of project management best practices and trends.

Crawford is a popular, dynamic speaker whose keynotes have enlightened audiences worldwide. As an advocate of the profession, he is passionate about project management, with a focus on its business value.