January 2022 PM Update from Spain


Project Management in Spain:

Monthly report


By Alfonso Bucero

International Correspondent

Madrid, Spain

One more year of Project Management Passion

managed by the

PMI Madrid Spain Chapter

Dealing with pandemic times is challenging and sometimes tricky when managing projects. Those are the comments from many colleagues from the PMI Madrid Spain Chapter, but I would like to add that the PMI Board of Directors has exceeded the membership expectations. The number of virtual events delivered and the multimedia channels used together with Susana Moreno’s team (PMI Madrid Spain Chapter President), made a difference.

I (Alfonso Bucero) participated in three of those events and perceived how the emotional quotient from the attendees had increased over the months. The PMI Madrid volunteer’s team efforts achieved the membership needs (communication, virtual dialogues, newsletters, discussions, web updated). All of them are essential data about this Chapter’s evolution. Pandemic has strengthened the PMI Board in this Chapter.

At the beginning of December, I was invited, as Chapter Council Member, to dinner with the Chapter Board. I enjoyed that dinner feeling the enthusiasm and positive emotions about this year achievements and the intention to continue moving forward to start 2022 with passion, persistence, and patience by maintaining a positive attitude…


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How to cite this report: Bucero, A. (2022). Project Management in Spain: Monthly Report, PM World Journal, Vol. XI, Issue I, January. Available online at: https://pmworldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/pmwj113-Jan2022-Bucero-Regional-Report-Spain-English.pdf

About the Author

Alfonso Bucero

Madrid, Spain


Alfonso Bucero, MSc, CPS, ACE, PMP, PMI-RMP, PfMP, SFC, IPMO-E, PMI Fellow, is an International Correspondent and Contributing Editor for the PM World Journal in Madrid, Spain. Mr. Bucero is also founder and Managing Partner of BUCERO PM Consulting.  Alfonso was the founder, sponsor and president of the PMI Barcelona Chapter until April 2005, and belongs to PMI’s LIAG (Leadership Institute Advisory Group).  He was the past President of the PMI Madrid Spain Chapter, and then nominated as a PMI EMEA Region 8 Component Mentor. Now he is a member of the PMIEF Engagement Committee. Alfonso has a Computer Science Engineering degree from Universidad Politécnica in Madrid and is studying for his Ph.D. in Project Management. He has 32 years of practical experience and is actively engaged in advancing the PM profession in Spain and throughout Europe. He received the PMI Distinguished Contribution Award on October 9th, 2010, the PMI Fellow Award on October 22nd 2011 and the PMI Eric Jenett Excellence Award on October 28th, 2017.

Mr. Bucero can be contacted at alfonso.bucero@abucero.com

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