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The New Zealand Project Management Awards are now in their 7th year. These awards have grown steadily in stature and importance as PMINZ has pursued the recognition of outstanding project management achievements as a part of its vision for raising the profile of the project management profession. The award winners were announced on 3rd September 2015 during the PMINZ 21st Annual Conference in Wellington.
The Project Management Institute of New Zealand (PMINZ) are pleased to announce the winners.
Mike Roberts – South Island Branch
Dr Alice Yan Chang-Richards
IAG NZ Enterprise PMO, Auckland
Graeme Walker – Fonterra
Chris Jones – Meridian Energy
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Based on your membership with PMINZ, you have been invited to take part in this survey because you are considered to be an expert in the field. This is a data collection method for a Building Science Masters dissertation at Victoria University of Wellington. The purpose of the survey is to understand how risk is treated in the New Zealand industry. The questionnaire consists of 40 questions and will take approximately 15 minutes or less. This questionnaire will be conducted anonymously with an online Qualtrics-created survey. You will be asked a few questions at the beginning to confirm that you are eligible to complete this study.
This project has been awarded ethics approval by the Human Ethics Committee at Victoria University of Wellington on (18/08/2015). Application I.D 0000022047. If you have any question regarding this, please contact the HEC Convener, Prof Susan Corbett. Email email@example.com, telephone +64-4-463 5480.
Your answers will be only identifiable by a generated I.D. and analysed in combination with other responses. This invitation will expire in three weeks. You can stop the survey or withdraw at any time by either failing to complete the survey or by emailing me or my supervisor any time before 01/09/2015 – the expected end data for data collection.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact me or my supervisor:
Student: Alexis Dykman
Mobile: +64 22 610 2894
Supervisor: Michael Donn
Mobile+64 21 611 280
Office: +64 4 463 6221
Thank you for your contribution towards the completion of this master’s thesis, it is greatly appreciated.
Alexis Dykman BBSc, GDipDE, CAPM.Participants required for a Risk Management survey - Victoria University of Wellington
Our next monthly lunchtime seminar will take place on Tuesday 1 September commencing at 12.15pm. The presenter is John Edwards, Privacy Commissioner and the topic is Managing privacy risks in a digital world. John will be speaking from the Wellington venue. Other venues are confirmed in Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, New Plymouth, and Hastings. Check the website for further venues as they are confirmed.
Click here to register. If you then need to cancel please do so as early as possible to allow those on wait-lists to attend.
The August seminar - Cyber Security - is now on the members' area of the website and can be downloaded here. You will need your user id and password to access it. Unfortunately the audio was not recorded for this seminar.
One of our members, Chris Peace, has recommended the following links if you wish to read more about cyber security.
Their own devices
Cyber Incident Response: Are business leaders ready?
3 August 2015
Good day all,
All members of the New Zealand Chapter of the Project Management Institute
are warmly invited to attend the Chapter’s Annual General Meeting.
When: 12.55 PM Friday, 4th September 2015,
Where: Te Papa, Wellington, New Zealand.
2. Ratification of previous AGM meeting minutes: 04 September 2014
5. Election update