Closing Keynote 500 - Management of Project Benefits
Mr. Zelikovitz will discuss the improtance of developing and implementing a culture and processes that enable an organization to align its projects with the strategic objectives of the organization through an effective Benefits Realization Management process. With a focus on PMI's 2016 Thought Leadership Series - Creating lasting value: Benefits Realization Management, Mr. Zelikovitz will highlight a number of key issues including, but not limited to:
- Strengthening benefits awareness within the C-suite and with project management practitioners;
- Who is responsible for identifying, managing and sustaining project benefits - establishing benefits ownership and accountability;
- How do you measure benefits (tangible and intangible), and how should they be prioritized.
Evan Zelikovitz is Corporate and Government Relations Manager for PMI in Canada. Evan is responsible for working and engaging with both government and private corporations in assisting them with their project, program and portfolio management practices and capabilities. Mr. Zelikovitz helps organizations and their project management practitioners better understand and recognize the strategc value of project management with the objective of helping organizations and individuals realize project and business success.
Located in Canada's capital of Ottawa, Mr. Zelikovitz holds a Bachelor of Social Science from the University of Western Ontario and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of New Brunswick.