Changepoint Takes Lead Sponsorship Role at Project Management Institute's Brazilian National Congress

Strategic Partnership Demonstrates Changepoint's Growing Presence in Latin America

Nov 24, 2014, 05:00 ET from Changepoint

TORONTO, Nov. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Changepoint, a leading provider of professional services automation (PSA) and project portfolio management (PPM) solutions for the global business marketplace, today announced its platinum sponsorship of the Project Management Institute's (PMI) Brazilian National Congress on Project Management, which kicks off today and runs through November 26th at the World Trade Center in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

The 9th Annual Brazilian Congress on Project Management has a theme of "Innovation in Sustainability," and will bring together professionals from all of the nation's industries to discuss the most current issues faced by today's project management practitioners and researchers. The event will feature keynotes from Ricardo Triana, on the need to deliver value to the next generation of project managers, and Joseph Finocchio, Jr. who will illustrate his Project Model Canvas approach. Sessions will focus on everything from the latest techniques, tools and methodologies for streamlining the management of projects, to innovative ways to overcome the industry's widening talent gap as countries compete over manpower.

"Sponsoring this Congress showcases our ongoing commitment to serve our growing base of Latin American customers," says Jim Byrnes, CEO of Changepoint. "We're seeing tremendous demand for our leading PPM and PSA solutions in this rapidly emerging market, so we're honored to take a leadership role in such an important event for the regional project management community."    

As a marquee sponsor, Changepoint will be on hand to showcase how its market leading PSA and PPM solutions enable CIOs and project managers to gain improved visibility into portfolios to improve performance and decision making abilities. Attendees will have the opportunity to get a closer look at its newest capabilities in hands-on product demonstrations. Changepoint 2014 includes major advancements in budgeting and invoicing, as well as substantial improvements in usability, flexibility, and efficiency. To learn more, visit www.changepoint.com.

About Changepoint         
Changepoint manages critical customer business processes allowing technology services and IT teams to deliver more customer value, make smarter business decisions, and achieve new efficiencies, while operating with strong financial acumen. Recognized year over year as a market leader, Changepoint's professional services automation and project portfolio management software is relied upon by leading technology companies, and service focused IT organizations worldwide. Changepoint is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. For more information, visit www.changepoint.com.

About Project Management Institute (PMI)              
Project Management Institute is the world's leading not-for-profit professional membership association for the project, program and portfolio management profession.  Founded in 1969, PMI delivers value for more than 2.9 million professionals working in nearly every country in the world through global advocacy, collaboration, education and research. PMI advances careers, improves organizational success and further matures the profession of project management through its globally recognized standards, certifications, resources, tools academic research, publications, professional development courses, and networking opportunities. As part of the PMI family, Human Systems International (HSI) provides organizational assessment and benchmarking services to leading businesses and government, while ProjectManagement.com and ProjectsAtWork.com create online global communities that deliver more resources, better tools, larger networks and broader perspectives.

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