1-2. Definition of project management

Project Management – the management of project activities. But what does it mean? Here is the official definition according to the Project Management Institute (PMI).

Project management is “the application of knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to project activities in order to meet project requirements” (PMI*, Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide), 2000, p. 6)

Project Management consists of three main activities : Planning, Organizing, and monitoring and control.