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http://www.mycpm.org The College of Performance Management (CPM) is a global, non-profit, professional organization dedicated to developing and disseminating the principles and practices of earned value management and other project performance management techniques. We assist the project control professional and project manager in professional growth and promote the application of earned value management. We are a growing body of professionals dedicated to managing projects on time and on budget http://www.acq.osd.mil/parca The Office of Performance Assessments and Root Cause Analyses (PARCA) is the central office for major defense authorization performance assessment, root cause analysis, and earned value management within the Department of Defense (DoD). Established by section 103 of the Weapons System Acquisition Reform Act of 2009 (P.L. 111-23), PARCA issues policies, procedures, and guidance governing the conduct of such work by the Military Departments and the Defense Agencies. http://caiwg.mycpm.org/ The Civilian Agency Industry Working Group provides a forum for the open exchange of government and industry views on performance-based management systems, including Earned Value Management (EVM) systems. http://www.ndia.org/Divisions/Divisions/IPMD/Pages/Documents.aspx The Integrated Program Management Division (IPMD), formerly the Program Management Systems Committee (PMSC), is the primary forum for maintaining strong Industry and Government working relationships to promote disciplined program performance management methodologies for planning and executing programs to optimize outcomes. Disciplined program performance management methodologies include earned value management (EVM) as defined in the EIA-748 Standard for Earned Value Management Systems (EIA-748) that the IPMD authored and maintains. The IPMD actively works to foster the mutual understanding and the effective development, implementation, and use of disciplined program performance management methodologies. The IPMD initiates and leads program management improvement initiatives with the DoD and other Federal agencies for the mutual benefit of the Industrial base and the Government to understand and adapt to changes in the procurement environment. http://energy.gov/projectmanagement/earned-value-management The mission of the DOE Earned Value Management website is to educate and train on theory and practice of Earned Value Management, and use it as an integrated Project Management process. EVMS Conferences EVM World 2016 Overview June 1 – June 3, 2016 Naples Grande Beach Resort, FL General Information: The EVM World 2016 Workshop is a chance to learn about project performance techniques, including earned value management (EVM). The workshop provides training, current topics from practicing professionals, access to world leaders in project performance management, networking, and the latest in software and consulting to make your program successful. For more information call 703-234-4147 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 703-234-4116 or email email@example.com