Project Research Conferences
This page contains information on the previous Irnop Project Research Conferences. See it as a historical account of the Irnop network and its conferences. Please note that there is different amount of information available from different conferences.
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- IRNOP X Conference was held in Montréal, Canada in June 19-22, 2011 with the theme 'The Expanding Domain of Project Research'. The organizer was the Project Management Research Chair at Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM).
- IRNOP IX
Conference, Berlin, Germany, 2009. Organizing by Projects
The ninth research conference was held in Berlin, Germany, October 11-13, 2009. The hosts of the conference were Institut für Technologie und Management at Technische Universitšt Berlin. The conference website.
VIII Conference, Brighton, UK, 2007. Projects
Innovation in Projects.
The eighth research conference was held in Brighton, UK, September
19-21, 2007. The
hosts for the conference were CENTRIM,
University of Brighton and SPRU,
University of Sussex.
VII Conference, Xi'an, China,
conference was held
in Xi'an, China, October 11-13, 2006. The hosts of the conference were The
International Project Management Institute of Northwestern
Polytechnical University (NWPU), supported by Project Management Research Committee (PMRC).
sixth IRNOP conference was held in Turku, Finland and hosted by Åbo
Akademi University & Helsinki University of
- IRNOP V
The fifth IRNOP conference was held in Rotterdam, Netherlands and
hosted by the Erasmus
- IRNOP IV
Australia, 2000. Paradoxes of Project Collaboration in the
Global Economy: Interdependence, Complexity and Ambiguity
fourth IRNOP event was held in Sydney,
Australia. The conference was hosted by University of Technology in
Canada, 1998. The nature and role of projects in the next 20
years: Research issues and problems.
The third IRNOP conference was held in Calgary, Canada and hosted by University of Calgary.
A selection of papers were reviewed and published in Lundin, R. A.
& Hartman, F. (eds.) (2000) Projects as business
constituents and guiding motives. Norwell, MA: Kluwer
Academic Publishers. ISBN 0792378342. (more
- IRNOP II
France, 1996. Aspects of society and business organized as
The second IRNOP conference was held in busy Paris in 1996. The event
was hosted by Ecole
Polytechnique in Paris. Selected papers were reviewed and
published in Lundin, R. A. & Midler, C. (eds.) (1998) Projects
as arenas for renewal and learning processes. Norwell, MA:
Kluwer Academic Publishers. ISBN 0792381246. (more
- IRNOP I
Sweden, 1994. Temporary organizations and project management.
This was the first IRNOP conference held in
the beutiful surroundings of Lycksele in the north of Sweden. The
conference was hosted by Umeå
School of Business and Economics. Selected papers were
reviewed and published in Scandinavian Journal of Management, vol 11, # 4 (1995).
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