Cranfield School of Management

Leading Complex Projects & Programmes

Available dates

Mar 17—18, 2020
2 days
Cranfield, United Kingdom
GBP 2550 ≈USD 3450
GBP 1275 per day
Sep 14—15, 2020
2 days
Cranfield, United Kingdom
GBP 2550 ≈USD 3450
GBP 1275 per day


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About the course

For project managers who are experienced in delivering projects and are looking for one step further than the methodologies.

Combining the latest cutting edge research from Cranfield with case studies, you will explore the different attributes and approaches of project and programme managers who are exposed to different complexities.

Understand that this programme goes beyond classic methodologies of programme and project management and will give you the latest thinking about managing effectively in this area.

What you will learn

  • Learn how to manage complexity and change
  • Upgrade from traditional PPM approaches
  • Identify the new generation of projects and programme types
  • Develop your own personal project management style
  • Grasp the advantage of the latest cutting edge research
  • A valuable overview of the current state and future trends in project/programme management.

Core content

Using the unique complexity based view developed at Cranfield’s International Centre for Programme Management (ICPM), you will be introduced to concepts and frameworks to help you understand and improve your personal performance in the strategic management and leadership of complexity in projects and programmes.

Who should attend

This programme is for managers working in both public and private sectors including:

  • Change Managers
  • Finance Directors
  • HR Directors
  • IT Directors and IT Managers
  • Managers from any function
  • Marketing Directors
  • Project & Programme Managers
  • Sponsors and Directors.

Any senior executive experienced in managing projects, a portfolio of projects or even a team of project/ programme managers.

Trust the experts

Stephen Carver

Prior to Cranfield University, Stephen worked on projects for the oil business before moving on to work at Virgin before working directly for a global CEO as head of Project & Programme Management Strategy. He has experience of Project and Programme Management in almost all business sectors f...


Neil Turner

Neil joined Cranfield in 2008 on the Foundation for Management Education''s (FME) Fellowship programme which is designed to attract and assist mid-career business practitioners into a second career as business school academics. He obtained his MEng from the University of Bath and began his engine...


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