72-HOUR PROJECT MANAGEMENT EVENT MARATHON
Learn from the top minds in project management
The PM72 Summit is a 72-hour virtual project management event, full of discussion panels and talks by expert speakers in the project management space - from managing risk, change and operations, to team work and everything in between.
Support girls’ rights to shape their own future
The PM72 Summit’s goal is to raise a minimum of 30.000 USD for Malala Fund; join us in making it happen! Co-founded by Malala Yousafzai and her father, Ziauddin, Malala Fund is working for a world where all girls can learn and lead. Learn more at malala.org.
Meet speakers and network at the digital afterparties
Chill out on the beach, meet speakers at the campfire, look for new project management jobs or stop by the solution market. Afterparties are happening over the 3 days on Welo.
We all do better when we work together
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What is the PM72 Summit?
The PM72 Summit is a virtual, 72-hour project management event that focuses on sharing practices and ideas, while bringing awareness of project management potential in the Atlassian ecosystem; all the while raising donations for charity. The Summit is organized by Jexo, in partnership with Resolution and Old Street Solutions, and is planned for the 13 - 16th of June 2022.
Who will benefit from attending the PM72 Summit?
Anyone with an internet connection can enjoy the PM72 Summit; after all, it’s free to watch on YouTube! To be more specific however, companies and individuals who are: ● Curious about project management ● Looking for PM tools and solutions ● Interested in networking in this space ● Looking to make a difference through charity
How is the PM72 Summit structured?
The idea behind the PM72 Summit is to stream 72 hours of non-stop lproject management content in various time zones. ● 40+ live & recorded sessions around topics related to risk management, marketing, change management, software, operations, teamwork processes (Agile teams), Atlassian tools, and use cases. ● At least 50 expert speakers including Jurgen Appelo, Rodney Nissen - The Jira Guy and some awesome people from companies like Atlassian, Appfire, Easy Agile and more! ● Exciting activities & afterparties to virtually entertain, network, teach and learn… where you may ask? The answer is welo.space, but wait until you see what’s in store!
Can I apply to speak at the PM72 Summit?
Please do; speakers from around the world are invited to participate in the PM72 Summit. Our focus is on those who can present new project management solutions while showcasing innovation in their approach. Please get in touch with us if you’d like to be a speaker.
👉👉👉UPDATE: Submissions for speakers are now closed, thank you so much for your interest in speaking on the event. We'll be happy to see you next year!
What benefits do featured donors get?
Branding opportunities are available for featured donors as a thank you to those who donate a minimum of $500: ● Social media posts from Jexo, resolution and Old Street Solution thanking the donor ● Logo and link to website on the PM72 Landing Page. Shown in order of the donation amount ● Logo shown in the Thank you donors slide in between speaking sessions ● Run demos in the Expo area of the Virtual networking space on Welo We’re offering additional thank you benefits to donation of at least $5k: ● Logo in Welo for the Virtual Afterparty events ● Short 15 to 30 seconds Promo video played at least 3 times during peak hours (at different time zones) ● Resource links sent by email, post event to the newsletter email list (numbers TBC) ● Reference to speaking session and content in the post event retrospective ● Top donor logo to be shown on one of the featured talks. ie Jurgen Appelo talk For more on donor branding opportunities, please get in touch with us.
What are the objectives of the PM72 Summit?
The PM72 Summit is designed to answer 3 main objectives: ● Teach project management practices for free ● Bring awareness to the Atlassian tools and solutions ● Raise as many donations as possible for charity
How does Malala Fund help girls succeed?
Co-founded by Malala Yousafzai and her father, Ziauddin, Malala Fund is working for a world where all girls can learn and lead. Learn more at malala.org. 4 key ingredients are in play when it comes to Malala Fund: ● They champion every girls' right to 12 years of free, safe, quality education ● They advocate for resources and policy changes needed to give all girls a secondary education ● They invest in local education leaders ● They amplify the voices of girls fighting for change
How can I donate to the Malala Fund?
You can either donate directly to Malala Fun using this fundraiser page. Or you can buy PM72 merch in the shop (shop is no longer available, thank you for all support!) 👉 all profits from the shop go to the Malala Fund charity.