The 31st World Congress will take place in the fall of 2019 (September 30th – October 2nd), in the new International Convention Center, in the city of Mérida located in the state of Yucatán. The global event organized by IPMA has already its core theme – “Integrating Sustainability into Project Management”.

The city of Mérida, located in the Yucatán peninsula, is a fine sample of sustainability in every aspect, from its Mayan heritage to our modern days – with its ethnical diversity, artistic expressions, science and cultural development, with a great emphasis on ecology preservation.

The event program will cover project trends and development on clean energy, infrastructure development, automotive and aerospace, agribusiness and rural development, smart cities, mining, tourism, and environment.

This program is to be covered in three days, with eight conferences from international world-class keynote speakers, aimed to set the tone for the day.

Twenty-four parallel panel streams will include international world class practitioners as well as academic and scientific speakers who will present and discuss their works and trends on different project management areas – related to sustainability.

Future Project Managers will be able to take part in a dedicated event organised by IPMA Young Crew (Global Young Crew Workshop).

The Congress would not be complete without the IPMA Gala Award Ceremony, where the best projects in the world shall be recognized among the project management community.

An information and registration website will be available in the second half of September 2018 (also available via www.ipma.worldand

The whole event will be seasoned with the warmth and friendly hospitality of the people of Mérida and IPMA México.

Mare! los esperamos en Mérida – we are expecting you in Mérida!