New focus on project management capability
Digital learning provider ILX Group has launched a suite of assessment tools to measure project management capability. According to chief operating officer Eddie Kilkelly, ILX Group developed the tools to address poor project performance.
$1 million for innovative Victorian water projects
Victoria’s Smart Water Fund has announced that it will make available $1 million in funding to support innovative urban water projects. The release of funding will be the Smart Water Fund’s 10th round, with applications opening in mid-October.
Survey to determine how project managers lose control
A survey supported by the Australian Research Council will set out to investigate the causes of project blowouts, compare governance systems and practices that may contribute to or mitigate blowouts, and develop a model to predict and avoid project blowouts.
Collaborative architecture key to research facility
Victorian Premier Ted Baillieu earlier this week launched the University of Melbourne’s newest research location, the Melbourne Brain Centre Parkville & Austin Facilities, designed by Melbourne architects Lyons and constructed by Brookfield Multiplex.