June Chapter Event | A Smarter Way to Risk - Advanced Techniques & Enhanced Human Centric Risk Practices

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A Smarter Way to Risk - Advanced Techniques & Enhanced Human Centric Risk Practices

In today's rapidly evolving world, characterized by Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity, and Ambiguity (VUCA), effective risk management is more crucial than ever. Every project faces uncertainty and risk, impacting a variety of stakeholders and systems. To thrive in this environment, project leaders must leverage cutting-edge processses and tools and processes to plan, assess, and model their projects, enhancing forecasting and decision-making.

Risk analysis emerges as a vital technique in this context, ensuring the selection of the right projects and guaranteeing their sustainable, timely, and on-budget delivery. The integration of Artificial Intelligence (AI) is revolutionizing risk management, providing unparalleled insights and predictive capabilities that transform how risks are identified and mitigated.

Technology alone is not enough. The human factor remains essential, with skilled facilitation of risk workshops playing a pivotal role in navigating complex project landscapes. By combining AI advancements with expert human judgment and collaborative risk management practices, organizations can effectively manage the uncertainties of the VUCA world, leading to successful project outcomes.



Come to the event, and gain insights and guidance to help you:

  • Advanced Risk Management Techniques: Increase awareness of processes and tools for effective project risk assessment and planning in a VUCA environment.
  • Leverage AI for Risk Mitigation: Understand how Artificial Intelligence can revolutionize risk management
  • Enhance Human-Centric Risk Practices: Develop skills in facilitating risk workshops and integrating human factors into risk management strategies

Speaker Introduction


Laurie Bowman

Principal at Synchrony Projects

Laurie Bowman supports project teams to uplift their capabilities in project planning and risk management. He has over 3 decades of experience in delivering value-added solutions in decision making, risk management, project control frameworks and learning and development programs for project team members. Laurie is passionate about helping clients achieve successful and sustainable outcomes for their projects and change initiatives. He is an accredited trainer, coach and stage gate reviewer.

Connect with the speaker
Linkldn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lauriebowman/ 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/lauriebowman777/ 
Website: www.synchrony.net.au 



If you have registered online, we ask that you please respect your online commitment as there are venue space limitations. If you are unable to attend in person, please inform the Events team as your attendance will impact catering and venue, occupancy count.

6.00 PM | Chapter Event Opening

6.15 PM | Speaker Presentation Starts

7.30 PM | Presentation and Q&A Ends; Networking Opportunities

8.00 PM | Chapter Event Closes


This event is a hybrid event. You can attend either in person or join us via ZOOM online. After registration, you will receive an invoice email with the attached online meeting link.

Students: PMIQ student members, please reach out to the Events team at events@pmiqld.org to receive your code for registration at a discounted value. You will need to provide a photo/screenshot of your student ID with its expiration date as proof of your enrolment status in Queensland tertiary education.

Refunds: You may request to cancel your registration for a full refund, up to five (5) working days before the date and time of the event. We will do our best to accommodate your needs.

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Event Date:27 June 2024

Event Time:17:30 to 20:00

Registration Close Date: 27 June 2024 at 17:00

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Students: $20.00

Members: $25.00



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