About the Author
Max Wideman is a professional engineer with hands-on experience as corporate executive, project director and project manager. He has seen the project management process from the perspective of owner, developer, engineer, contractor and government agent. As well as design and engineering projects, his experience includes systems, social and environmental projects.
Max is a Fellow, past president and chairman of the Project Management Institute, for whom he developed the 1987 version of the Project Management Body of Knowledge. He is also a Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers (UK), the Engineering Institute of Canada, and the Canadian Society of Civil Engineering.
He has lectured or presented papers in eleven countries and has contributed books, chapters, papers and articles on many project management topics.