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Project Data

Sep
13

Data-driven project management

Data-driven project management starts with having access to project data. Find it here!

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PhD Vacancy 2018

Aug
27

PhD vacancy

Data analytics in Project Management

“The duty of youth is to challenge the elderly”

(Download the PhD vacancy...)

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New Project Scheduling Tool

Mar
30

New Publication

A tool to test and validate algorithms for the resource-constrained project scheduling problem.

Free download available at https://authors.elsevier.com/a/1Wocw1I2r-0btQ (expires May 19, 2018) #projectmanagement

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Earned duration at Capitant Gent

Oct
20

New publication:

Earned duration management for a student association project (at Capitant Gent)

In our most recent publication in the The Measurable News, a summary on the use of earned duration management of a student project is given. This paper is written in collaboration with some of my students at Ghent University. My congratulations to the good and hard work they have done.

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Data in project management

Oct
17

New publication:

On the use of empirical or artificial project data

In our most recent publication in the The Measurable News, a summary on the use of artificial and empirical project data is given. The paper is a summary of work done at the Operations Research and Scheduling group and more information can be found in more academic oriented papers.

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Project Management Awards

Oct
03

Two project management awards at Ghent University

Project Management is alive and kicking at Ghent University, and two of our graduated students have been awarded by PMI Belgium and Arcelor Mittal for their Master Thesis.

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Second edition of free book

Sep
05

Second edition out now!

Download the second edition of the book about Decision Making entitled "Taking sound business decisions: From rich data to better solutions". Simply click on the book cover for a free PDF download (BE PATIENT! +55 MB!) and share this link with others by clicking on one or more sharing links below. Thank you!

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PhD Vacancy

Jul
27

PhD vacancy

Data analytics in Project Management

“The duty of youth is to challenge the elderly”

(Download the PhD vacancy...)

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Measuring Time: Review

May
29

Book review

In the latest edition of the Measurable News (edition 2, 2017), someone wrote a review on my first book "Measuring Time". At the time of writing, following by the award in Rome in 2008, I didn't know that this book would literally change my professional life and would lead to many more books around similar topics (visit the bookstore), but the review in the Measurable News (about a special topic, i.e. 50 years of EVM) came as a happy surprise. 

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Artificial Intelligence for projects

May
19

New publication:

A Nearest Neighbour extension to project duration forecasting with Artificial Intelligence

In our most recent publication in the European Journal of Operational Research, the well-known Earned Value Management techniques has been extended to a Nearest Neighbour search to improve the accuracy and stability of forecasts. The publication is a follow-up study of previous artificial intelligence studies on the same topic, as discussed earlier.

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