All upcoming and past events


Jan 2023

Dubai International Project Management Forum 2023

Fostering Wellbeing as a theme for the 8th round of the DIPMF is a perfect fit with the UAE’s strategy to enrich the well-being of all community segments. It also reflects the keenness of the forum to embed the concepts and practices of wellbeing in the work environment and raise awareness of its importance, which will help enhance productivity and performance levels.

Ricardo is an event keynote and will cover the topic of Power Skills.


Dec 2022

International Project Management Conference 2022

Ricardo will be the keynote of one of Southeast Asia's main project management conferences. Hosted by Petronas in partnership with Shell and Exxon Mobil, the event aims to discuss the future of project management, ESG, and other aspects of global capital projects.


Nov 2022

21 Project Management Meeting PMI DF

Ricardo Vargas is the event's Keynote and will talk about the future of the projects. In addition, he will teach the PMDome workshop for the first time after the pandemic and present his new workshop: Uncertainty Cycle.


Sep 2022

PM Summit Lisbon 2022

Ricardo will be the event's keynote, discussing the project management's future. He will also deliver the PMDome Workshop on the event's last day.


Jul 2022

3rd Latin American Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems (SDEWES)

Ricardo will speak about the Barriers and Challenges of Smart Building Projects in the Context of Construction 4.0. The paper is related to his doctorate work on sustainability in capital projects.


Jun 2022

Global Project Management Forum

Ricardo will deliver a workshop, a keynote presentation and participate in a panel at the Global Project management Forum in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

His workshop with Dr. Ibraheem Sheerah, Chief Transformation Officer of Saudia Holding will cover the main aspects of Giga projects and how to apply project management in capital-intensive works. This topic will be also the central theme of his keynote on June 27th.

He was also invited to discuss together with Saudi authorities and experts the Vision 2030 for Saudi Arabia in a panel discussion.


Jun 2022

Global Peter Drucker Forum Workshops - Moving Project Management to the Next Level

Ricardo will deliver a workshop where he will discuss how project management competencies became indispensable to handle innovation, business transformation and volatility.


Jun 2022

PMI Latam Changemakers

Ricardo will be the keynote at the PMI Changemakers Latin America. PMI Changemakers is an initiative of the PMI that seeks to expand the impact of the Project Management profession in our region to meet the needs of all the so-called Changemakers, through episodes that provide knowledge and skills so that everyone (from children to experienced professionals) can support in this new work ecosystem that we call Project Economy.

Ricardo will talk about his experience at the United Nations and how project management can be used for social good.


Jun 2022

Simpósios das Engenharias da UFRRJ

Ricardo is the keynote speaker for the Engineering Symposium of the Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro in 2022. His presentation will be on the Impact of Diversity on Initiatives and Projects.


Apr 2022

PMO Summit 2022

Ricardo will be the keynote of the event and will talk about the challenges we have to generate business disruption through projects. Contrary to what many believe, the biggest challenge in implementing transformations is the human factor and not necessarily the technological or financial aspect.

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