Q1. What are the main features for you for attending international conferences, congresses and workshops?
This kind of events considered as a platform for dialogue and exchange of opinions, exchange of experience and self-presentation.
Q2. Do you believe that such events involving project management are particularly interesting or have special features?
Yes, I think that such events are especially interesting, because they provide a real chance to get the best world practices from first-hand experience.
Q3. On a scale of 1 to 10 how excited are you about being in Astana in September this year for the IPMA World Congress?
Q4. What tips would you give to delegates attending in Astana to gain maximum benefits?
Arrive to Astana a few days earlier. Visit the International Exhibition EXPO-2017 "Future Energy", and pay attention to the cultural component of the EXPO:
- Watch the performance of the famous Cirque du Soleil on September 1,2,3;
- Watch the performance of the famous La Scala theater in Astana Opera — Classical Opera and Ballet Theatre on September 4.
Keep in mind that ticket prices are lower in comparison with other countries because Kazakhstan Government has created all conditions for citizens and guests of the capital to get maximum pleasure and vivid impressions of their visit.
Q5. When do you recommend delegates should register for the World Congress?
I’m recommending registering right now, and then you can plan the purchase of air tickets and hotel booking, taking into account point 4.
Q6. What will you be taking to the World Congress?
I'll take my iPhone with me and recommending everyone to take digital gadgets with them, because according the Program of the second day for all congress participants will be presented the PM Memo game panel. I am going with a desire to show Kazakh hospitality to all participants of the world project community.
Q7. And what do you hope to be taking away?