Detailed programme of the Pan African PMC 2020

TIME GENERAL KEYNOTE AND PLENARY SESSIONS SPEAKERS & MODERATORS
7:30am Registration Opens
9:30 am-10:45 am Opening session
Opening remarks Mr. Babissakana
Mr. Alamine Ousmane Mey, Minister of Economy, Planning and Regional Development
Keynote address: Role of PMOs in the performance of modern organizations Mr. Mario Trentim
10:45 am- 11:00 am Coffee-Break
11:00 am- 12:00 am Plenary Session 1
Matrix project organizational structures: Organization structure for Traditional Projects Vs Agile transformational Projects Speaker: Mr. Husam Saud
Moderator: Dr. Merlin Fondo  
12:00 am- 01:00 pm Plenary Session 2
How to design an organizational structure suitable for a given project Speaker: Mr. Amin Saidoun
Moderator: Dr. Merlin Fondo
01:00 pm- 3:00 pm Lunch
3:00 pm- 4:00 pm Plenary Session 3
Adapting the organizational structure during the project life cycle Speaker : Dr. O. Chima Okereke
Moderator: Dr. Dieudonné Bondoma
4:00 pm- 4:15 pm Coffee-Break
4:15 pm- 5:15 pm Plenary Session 4
Adapting the organizational structure to achieve successful operation and sustainability of the project deliverables after the closing phase of the project Speaker : Dr. O. Chima Okereke
Moderator : Dr. Dieudonné Bondoma
5:15 pm- 6:15 pm Plenary Session 5
The New Normal: Organisation and Leadership Strategies for Collaborative Remote Team Working Speaker: Dr. Teri Okoro
Moderator :  Dr. Dieudonné Bondoma
615pm Registration Closes
7:30 am- 6:15 pm Professional Exhibition: Partners, Sponsors and Exhibitors
TIME GENERAL KEYNOTE AND PLENARY SESSIONS SPEAKERS & MODERATORS
7:30am Registration Opens
8:30 am-9:15 am Opening session
Keynote address: Critical importance of project organization for the successful delivery of projects Mr. Thomas Walenta
9:15 am- 9:30 am Coffee-Break
9:30 am- 10:30 am Plenary Session 6
Types and characteristics of legal entities generally created for the purposes of carrying out major projects (public limited companies, real estate companies, etc.) Speaker:  Ms. Elise Ngo Nyobe
Moderator:  D r. Solange Yebga
10:30 am- 11:30 am Plenary Session 7
(i) Common organizational structures of SPVs; (ii) Roles or functions of SPVs in the governance and financing of major projects (project-finance); (iii) Requirement for adaptation of SPVs during the life cycle of major projects Speaker: Ms. Lynda Amadagana
Moderator: Dr. Solange Yebga
11:30 am- 12:30 pm Plenary Session 8
Roles or functions of SPVs in the governance and financing of major projects (project-finance) Speaker: Mr. Mbella Marcel Blaise
Moderator:  Dr. Solange Yebga
12:30 am- 2:30 pm Lunch
2:30 pm- 3:30 pm Plenary Session 9
Project Governance and Decision Making for Developing Economies – A Practical Application Speaker : Ms. Darya Duma
 Moderator: Mr. Gédéon Tchapgnin
3:30 pm- 3:45 pm Coffee-Break
3:45 pm- 4:45 pm Plenary Session 10
Typology of PMOs Speaker:  Mr. Carmine Paragano
Moderator: Mr. Gédéon Tchapgnin
4:45 pm- 5:45 pm Plenary Session 11
Benefits generally derived from PMOs in organizations: How PMO's Improve an Organisation's Productivity Speaker : Mr. Carleton Chinner
Moderator : Mr. Gédéon Tchapgnin
06:00pm Registration Closes
7:30 am- 18:00 pm Professional Exhibition: Partners, Sponsors and Exhibitors
TIME GENERAL KEYNOTE AND PLENARY SESSIONS SPEAKERS & MODERATORS
7:30am Registration Opens
8:30 am-9:15 am Opening session
Keynote address: Dr. Vinod Manikkara
Project Management in Public Entities: Case of Bahrain PMO
9:15 am- 9:30 am Coffee-Break
9:30 am- 10:30 am Plenary Session 12
How to create, organize, operate, evaluate and revise a PMO: Running the PMO as a program to adapt to changing perspectives of value Speaker: Mr. Thomas Walenta
Moderator: Dr. Merlin Fondo
10:30 am- 11:00 am Plenary Session 13
PMO Maturity Assessment Speaker: Ms. Rania AlMaghraby
Moderator: Dr. Merlin Fondo
11:00 am- 11:30 pm Plenary Session 14
Transforming Project Management Through Design Thinking Panelists:  Ms. Jennifer Tharp
11:30 am- 12:30 pm Plenary Session 15
PMOs and governance framework for projects and programmes: Achieving better business outcomes with an ISO Project Management System? Panelists: Mr. Ben Bolland
Moderator: Dr. Merlin Fondo
12:30 am- 2:30 pm Lunch
2:30 pm- 3:30 pm Plenary Session 16
Common organizational structures of PMOs: How PMO structures can drive efficiency in the public sector Speaker: Mr. Pedro Engrácia
 Moderator: Ms. Lynda Amadagana
3:30 pm- 3:45 pm Coffee-Break
3:45 pm- 4:45 pm Plenary Session 17
Innovative PMO VALUE RING methodology and its PMO-CP certification Speaker: Mr. Americo Pinto
Moderator: Ms. Lynda Amadagana
4:45 pm- 5:45 pm Closing Session
Closing keynote address: Business Collaboration: Driving a new way of working through the PMO Mr. Peter Taylor
M. Babissakana
Closing remarks  Mr. Alamine Ousmane Mey, Minister of Economy, Planning and Regional Development
06:00pm Registration Closes
7:30 am- 06:00 pm Professional Exhibition: Partners, Sponsors and Exhibitors