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Event type: Webinar

Date: 21 April 2020

Cost: Price incl. GST $33 non-members, $16.50 ICCPM members

Location: Online

Supported by: Department of Defence

While not all projects are complex, identifying the elements and processes that contribute to complexity can help us understand and avoid the failure of complex projects.

Who will benefit from the webinar?


The Complexity 101 Course is designed for people who are new to complexity theory or who wish to improve their skills and knowledge within the context of project/program management. The webinar will introduce basic terminology and concepts such as:

  • what defines a complex project
  • how to recognise a complex project
  • approaches to successfully managing a complex project

Learning outcomes


This webinar aims to raise awareness of the types of complexities faced by businesses and organisations.

By the end of the course, attendees will:

  • gain an introductory understanding of complexity-thinking
  • learn how to effectively manage complexity in projects
  • understand why many complex projects fail
  • understand the difference between the terms: simple, complicated and complex projects
  • learn frameworks to help respond to complex problems

This webinar includes a 15-minute live Q&A session.

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