All upcoming and past events


Apr 2019

TED 2019: Bigger than US

Ricardo will represent Brightline Initiative at TED2019 with a series of activities related to what take to turn ideas into results.

TED2019 will foster the search for deeper meaning. The event will explore technologies that evoke wonder, mind-bending science that will drive the future as significantly as any politician, the design of cities and other powerful human systems that shape our lives.


Mar 2019

PMO Summit

Ricardo Vargas will be a keynote at the event talking about Artificial Intelligence in project management support.


Jan 2019

World Economic Forum Annual Meeting Davos 2019

Brightline Initiative, PMI and BCG will host one more time a breakfast promoted by The Economist to discuss the main trends in strategy and business with global political and business leaders on January 22nd.


Nov 2018

10th Global Peter Drucker Forum

Ricardo will speak at the forum representing Brightline Initiative. He will participate on the panel: Strategy: From Fiction to Reality.


Nov 2018

Websummit 2018

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


Oct 2018

Brightline [email protected] Symposium 2018

Brightline will host an exclusive invite-only conference for strategy executives and thought leaders from world-class organizations to exchange insights, share experiences and build networks.

The conference will bring together world’s top leaders from the business, government, academic, and social sectors for a common mission of reducing waste caused by poor strategy implementation.


Oct 2018

PMI Global Conference 2018

The global conference is PMI® flagship event, attracting thousands of like-minded professionals for three days of top-notch learning, networking and fun. You’ll build instantly applicable skills, hear from high-energy speakers and form lasting friendships. All while celebrating being part of a global community of change champions. Ricardo attends the conference since 1998 in Long Beach (more than 21 times).


    Sep 2018

    European Business Forum 2018

    The European Business Forum is the premier event for business leaders in Europe. It brings together the continent’s top business people with the world’s leading management gurus in “the Davos of business thinking”. Brightline is the main partner of the event where the theme will be "Making better choices”. Business leaders face more choices than ever before, and there are few limits to the ways a business can grow. In fact, in a world of infinite possibilities, the hardest part is often deciding what not to do – to make choices. At the 2018 European Business Forum we will explore how business leaders can most effectively apply these new technologies for more impact, for both people and profit.


    Sep 2018

    Nordic Business Forum 2018

    Brightline Initiative is a key supporter of the Nordic Business Forum on the track about strategy. The forum will have the presence of former US President Barack Obama. Nordic Business Forum has become one of the world’s most significant business conferences for a reason. The events are known for a customer experience like no other, attention to detail, an impressive speaker lineup, top notch customer service, and bright-minded attendees.


    Sep 2018

    CXO Workshop at the European Business Forum

    To help executives bridge the gap between strategy design and implementation, the Project Management Institute has launched an initiative called Brightline. Ricardo Vargas, Executive Director of Brightline, is a globally recognized expert in strategic processes and on September 25th, 15: 00-17: 10 he will teach at an exclusive closed workshop at Focus Advokater in Odense. The event is linked to the Thinkers50 European Business Forum, which will take place on 26-27 September, but the workshop will be free to participate.

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