Feb 2018

University of Tokyo Graduate School of Frontiers Science Seminar

Ricardo Vargas will kick off the research works of the University of Tokyo Global Teamwork Lab in their academic seminar with the keynote "Closing the Gap: Designing and Delivering a Strategy that Works".


Jan 2018

The Business Case for Openness - Economist Breakfast at the World Economic Forum in Davos

Ricardo will be representing Brightline Initiative at the Breakfast promoted by The Economist during the World Economic Forum in Davos. The breakfast will discuss the Business Case for Openness and will discuss the role of business in collaboration and a responsible agenda that combines profit and responsibility with the society.


Jan 2018

PMI Portugal Toastmasters

Ricardo will deliver a keynote about the main changes in the new PMBOK Guide®, the global reference guide in Project Management. The presentation will be based in the content developed by him and available for download at https://ricardo-vargas.com/pmbok6-processes-flow


Dec 2017

Chief Strategy Office Summit New York 2017

Ricardo will represent Brightline at the CSO Summit New York speaking about the results of Brighline/Economist research and the Guiding Principles to connect Strategy Design with Strategy Delivery.


Nov 2017

Dubai International Project Management Forum 2017

Ricardo Vargas will be a panelist at the Mega Projects track sharing his experience in leading complex megaprojects.


Nov 2017

9TH Global Drucker Forum

Ricardo will be representing Brightline Initiative work in the forum including research, guiding principles aiming to bring ideas to life by the proper connection between Strategy Design and Delivery.


Nov 2017

Thinkers50 2017 Awards

Ricardo Vargas will represent Brightline Initiative during one of the most prestigious awards for the management thinkers. Brightline and Thinkers 50 will present together the Strategy Awards. Previous recipients of were (most recent first): Alex Osterwalder & Yves Pigneur, Rita McGrath, W Chan Kim & Renee Mauborgne.


Nov 2017

Web Summit 2017

Ricardo will attend and speak at the Websummit. The event is considered the largest tech conference in the world.


Nov 2017

PMO Symposium 2017

Ricardo will join over 500 PMO leaders for advanced workshops on Organizational Project Management strategies.


Oct 2017

2017 PMI Global Conference

Since 1998 in Long Beach, CA, Ricardo attended ALL PMI Congresses in North America. This will be the 20th North American Congress he participates.