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“PROJECT RISK QUANTIFICATION” Presentations and Seminars

AACE Meetings and Symposium Presentations (book raffles):

Nov 2: Presentation, AACE Norway Section, Oslo Norway

Oct 20-21: Key speaker, and 1 day seminar, AACE Peru Annual Meeting, Lima Peru

Past Project Risk Quantification Events:

1.5-day Seminar at AACE Annual Meeting, Orlando FL, June 2017 

Presentation and Panel member, AACE Conference, Dubai UAE, May 2017

Presentations at AACE Northeast Symposium & Western Winter Workshop, March 2017  

2-day Seminar in the Netherlands, via Cost Engineering Consultancy, Feb 2017 

Presentations at AACE Savannah River, Houston Gulf Coast, & National Capital Sections - Fall 2016

2-day Risk Management Training in Beijing, China - April 2016 (about 100 attendees)

AACE Webinar - Dec 2015

Presentation at the London Project Controls Expo - Oct 2015

Article on Early History of Cost Engineering in Mar/Apr AACE Cost Engineering Journal

2017 Rate schedule added to website Services page

Named to Chemical Engineering Magazine Advisory Board, February 2017.

Participated in the AACE/FAR TCM Workshop, March 22, 2017, Washington DC

Presenting at 2017 AACE International Annual meeting, Orlando FL website here. 

Participating in a coordinated track of papers on alternative Integrated Cost and Schedule Risk Analysis Methods. I will cover the

Parametric/Expected Value hybrid approach covered in my book, as well as AACE Recommended Practices.

BOOK RELEASE: “Project Risk Quantification: a Practitioner’s Guide to Realistic Cost and

Schedule Risk Management” released June 2016!… To order, visit Probabilistic Publishing  

Study of Cost Engineering Salaries, Bonuses and Billing Rates

April 2015; John Hollmann published a controlled statistical study of AACE International’s 2013 Salary Survey data. A working Excel model  was included. The study findings can be used as a benchmark for employees and consultants. Among the findings are that only consultant salaries benefit from professional certifications, that pay in the oil, gas and chemical industries is higher than average, and that salaries are lower for women after correcting for other drivers such as experience.  AACE’s TCM Framework 2nd Edition Released The 2nd edition of AACE International’s Total Cost Management Framework, An Integrated Approach to Portfolio, Program, and Project Management, edited by H. Lance Stephenson CCP FAACE was released; John K Hollmann was lead author and  editor of the first edition. This is available from AACE International.

Recent Articles by John Hollmann in Chemical Engineering Magazine and Cost Engineering Journal

John’s article; "Improve Your Contingency Estimates for More Realistic Project Budgets" was the featured cover story in the December  2014 issue of Chemical Engineering Magazine. His article “Risk Analysis at the Edge of Chaos” was featured in the Jan/Feb 2015 edition  of AACE’s Cost Engineering Journal.
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news

“PROJECT RISK QUANTIFICATION”

Presentations and Seminars

AACE Meetings and Symposium

Presentations (book raffles):

Nov 2: Presentation, AACE Norway Section,

Oslo Norway

Oct 20-21: Key speaker, and 1 day seminar,

AACE Peru Annual Meeting, Lima

Peru

Past Project Risk Quantification

Events:

1.5-day Seminar at AACE Annual

Meeting, Orlando FL, June 2017 

Presentation and Panel member,

AACE Conference, Dubai UAE, May

2017

Presentations at AACE Northeast Symposium

& Western Winter Workshop, March 2017  

2-day Seminar in the Netherlands, via Cost

Engineering Consultancy, Feb 2017 

Presentations at AACE Savannah River,

Houston Gulf Coast, & National Capital

Sections - Fall 2016

2-day Risk Management Training in Beijing,

China - April 2016 (about 100 attendees)

AACE Webinar - Dec 2015

Presentation at the London Project Controls

Expo - Oct 2015

Article on Early History of Cost Engineering

in Mar/Apr AACE Cost Engineering Journal

2017 Rate schedule added to website

Services page

Named to Chemical Engineering Magazine

Advisory Board, February 2017.

Participated in the AACE/FAR TCM

Workshop, March 22, 2017, Washington DC

Presenting at 2017 AACE International

Annual meeting, Orlando FL website here. 

Participating in a coordinated track of papers on

alternative Integrated Cost and Schedule Risk Analysis

Methods. I will cover the Parametric/Expected Value

hybrid approach covered in my book, as well as AACE

Recommended Practices.

BOOK RELEASE: “Project Risk

Quantification: a Practitioner’s Guide to

Realistic Cost and Schedule Risk

Management” released June 2016!… To order,

visit Probabilistic Publishing  

Study of Cost Engineering Salaries, Bonuses

and Billing Rates

April 2015; John Hollmann published a controlled statistical study of AACE International’s 2013 Salary Survey data. A working Excel model was included. The study findings can be used as a benchmark for employees and consultants. Among the findings are that only consultant salaries benefit from professional certifications, that pay in the oil, gas and chemical industries is higher than average, and that salaries are lower for women after correcting for other drivers such as experience.  AACE’s TCM Framework 2nd Edition Released The 2nd edition of AACE International’s Total Cost Management Framework, An Integrated Approach to Portfolio, Program, and Project Management,  edited by H. Lance Stephenson CCP FAACE was  released; John K Hollmann was lead author and  editor of the first edition. This is available from  AACE International.

Recent Articles by John Hollmann in

Chemical Engineering Magazine and Cost

Engineering Journal

John’s article; "Improve Your Contingency Estimates for  More Realistic Project Budgets" was the featured cover story  in the December 2014 issue of Chemical Engineering  Magazine. His article “Risk Analysis at the Edge of Chaos  was featured in the Jan/Feb 2015 edition of AACE’s Cost  Engineering Journal.