ProMAC 2017

ProMAC 2017

11th International Conference on Project Management

Munich, Germany,  29 Nov. -  1 Dec. 2017

What's New

  •  2017/11/29    Detailed Program was updated

  •  2017/11/26    Detailed Program and Floor Map were updated

  •  2017/11/18    Detailed Program was updated

  •  2017/11/11    Detailed Program was uploaded

  •  2017/10/10    Deadline of abstract submission re-extended to 25 October, 2017

  •  2017/08/28    Final Call for Papers (full paper submission extended to 1 November, 2017)

  •  2017/08/28    Final Call for Papers (abstract submission extended to 16 October, 2017)

  •  2017/07/04    Deadline of full paper submission extended to 14 August, 2017

  •  2017/07/04    Deadline of abstract submission re-extended to 24 July, 2017

  •  2017/05/30    Deadline of abstract submission extended to 10 July, 2017

  •  2017/05/30    Registration opened

  •  2017/04/14    Website opened


ProMAC has been organized since 2002 by SPM, the Society of Project Management in Japan. This conference will follow its rich history of bringing together thought leaders from academia and industry to discuss the theory and practice of project, program, portfolio, organization and systems management, including the latest global trends and developments. Besides a selection of eminent speakers, we have an impressive array of speakers to talk about a range of hot issues. Add to that the excellent social/networking program that has traditionally been part of ProMAC conferences. We are sure you would gain fresh insights from participating in this event and take away warm memories with you.


ProMAC 2017 is the 11th International Conference on Project Management. It´s the first conference held outside of Asia-Pacific region. It aims at bringing together practitioners, leaders and researchers from Japan and Europe to discuss on project related topics as well as management philosophies. The conference will be hosted in cooperation of SPM Society of Project Management (Japan), GPM German Project Management Association and IPMA International Project Management Association.


Conference Theme and Topics

This year´s theme is “Projects and Management Philosophy – Japan meets Europe”. It focuses on the way projects are performed in various sectors in Japan and Europe. Obviously, the management philosophies are different. Through the conference main differences between Japan and Europe will be made transparent in order to advance the profession and overcome nowadays challenges. Topics of interests include, but are not limited to:


  • >> New challenges for projects and organizations in Japan and Europe
  • >> Envisioning the future – trends, developments and strategies
  • >> Governmental, economical and societal transformation
  • >> Accentuated contrast of projects, project management and philosophies
  • >> Research, education, training and certification in the area of projects
  • >> Project excellence – high-lighted case studies from various industries
  • >> Industry 4.0, or how digitalization drives the transformation of industries
  • >> Leadership, team collaboration and project networks
  • >> Sustainability in projects and project management
  • >> Regional/International Collaborations in PM
  • >> PM Knowledge Fundamentals

Integration, Scope, Time, Cost, Quality, Communications, Resource, Risk, Procurement, Stakeholders


ProMAC 2017 welcomes original manuscripts that are not under consideration by another journal. The article subjects must be pertinent to the project management. Manuscripts published in the proceedings of the ProMAC 2017 become the sole property of the Society of the Project Management.



The followings are the related conferences which were held recently.
The previous ProMAC : ProMAC 2016