Event Details

Smart Project Management

Agile working and realising benefits throughout a project

Our projects are typically focused on deliverables at the end and we can focus single-mindedly on these. This meeting will look at how we can optimise our work to gain tangible benefits for our business throughout the project life-cycle and consume less resource overall.

Kindly Hosted by: AstraZeneca, Gothenburg, Sweden 5th - 6th October 2017

20 CPD points are available to people attending the full meeting.

Bookable Sessions

Book before 31st August 2017 to take advantage of Earlybird rates!

Full meeting - Includes all presentations on both days and dinner in the evening of day 1. (5th - 6th Oct 2017) Cost: £360.00 (+ VAT @ 20%)

Day 1 only - Includes all presentations on day 1. (5th Oct 2017) Cost: £200.00 (+ VAT @ 20%)

Day 2 only - Includes all presentations on day 2. (6th Oct 2017) Cost: £350.00 (+ VAT @ 20%)

Dinner only - Dinner in the evening of the 5th October (5th Oct 2017) Cost: £60.00 (+ VAT @ 20%)

Key Topics

Agile Project Management – what is it and how it applies to our projects

What do we mean by Project Benefits?

What benefits are we measuring – and how can we apply this methodology to our projects?

Event Agenda

Day 1 - 5th Oct 2017

Time Item Speaker
13:30 Registration and coffee PIPMG Committee
13:45 AGILE – what is it? Pauline Stewart-Long
14:30 Pharma-based Case study Speaker to be confirmed
15:15 Break
15:45 Non-Pharma-based Case study Speaker to be confirmed
16:30 Workshop discussion – how does this apply to our projects? PIPMG Committee
17:15 Closing Remarks PIPMG Committee
19:00 Dinner – Venue to be announced

Day 2 - 6th Oct 2017

Time Item Speaker
09:00 Welcome and Introduction PIPMG Committee
09:15 Project Benefits – what do we mean in Pharma? Speaker to be confirmed
10:00 Case study: Benefit realisation with a focus on reducing uncertainty and increasing the likelihood of reaching the TPP. Ingela Nylander - Clinical Development Leader at Albireo Pharma
10:45 Break
11:15 Case study Speaker to be confirmed
12:00 Workshop Part 1 – What benefits are we measuring? PIPMG Committee
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Case study Leader to be announced
14:15 Workshop Part 2 – Bringing it all together PIPMG Committee
15:00 Panel discussion All speakers
15:30 Closing Remarks PIPMG Committee
15:45 Close

Venue Details

The meeting will be held on 5th Oct 2017 at: AstraZeneca, Pepparedsleden 1, 431 83 Mölndal, Gothenburg, Sweden

About the Venue

Here are some suggestions for hotels local to the venue:

Scandic Mölndal, Barnhemsgatan 23, 431 31 Mölndal, Sweden (details here)

Hotel Mölndals Bro Hotel, Nämndemansgatan 5, 431 33 Mölndal, Sweden (details here)
Good Morning Mölndal, Idrottsvägen 6, 431 62 Mölndal, Sweden (details here)