21 July 2012

The eighth International Project Management (IPM) course hosted by the NASA Academy of Program/Project & Engineering Leadership (APPEL) took place at Kennedy Space Center from July 16-20, 2012.

Participants from NASA, the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI), Thales Alenia Space, Astrium, European Space Agency (ESA), German Aerospace Center (DLR), and the Argentine space company INVAP gathered for course.

The 4-day course provided its participants with new insights about managing international projects and a better understanding of collaborating internationally, working across generations, honing their understanding of NASA as an organization, and learning about the project experiences of international partners.