Keynote Speakers

 

 
Managing Director
Simplex Project Management Co.
London, UK

 


Prof. Milan Radosavljevic

Assistant Dean Research and Enterprise School of Engineering and Computing

University of the West of Scotland, UK

 

 


 

 

Project planning and control: An overview of the latest developments


Project management as a science and a profession owns its reputation to the development of network scheduling techniques such as PERT and CPM. These techniques have been developed sixty years ago. This anniversary provides the opportunity to look back, and ahead, to overview the history, the lessons learned and to take a glimpse into the future, how this knowledge can be utilized for the future. An overview is given  of the most important developments of those tools  that can be applied during the course of project planning and control. Special emphasis is put on the comparison of the techniques used for project control such as EVM and network based forecasting. Topics like non-linear activities, continuous precedence relations, AND/OR logical switches on precedence relations, bi-directional precedence relations, Earned Schedule  and their application for planning and control are discussed in a complex contex

 

  Dr. Tahir M. Hanif

Project Control Specialist

Public Works Authority – Ashghal

Doha, Qatar

  Dr. Tahir M. Hanif

Project Control Specialist

Public Works Authority – Ashghal

Doha, Qatar