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Prof. Vijay Kanabar, Conference Co-Chair

Prof. Rich Maltzman, Conference Co-Chair

Thank you for your interest in Boston University’s Project Management in Practice Conference. For general conference questions, you may directly email Professors Vijay Kanabar at: or Professor Rich Maltzman

Agile Track Chair – Prof. Jim Hannon email him at:

Project Coordinators

Pamela Silva

“Pamela Silva is a bilingual health professional with Masters of Management degree and +5 years of experience managing, coordinating and assisting projects at international organizations and government agencies. 

Hajar Niroomand 

Hajar Niroomand, PMP, has Master’s degree in Computer Science from Boston University, she is an employee of Princeton University, working as a Network Engineer.  She is leading Security and Monitoring team and involved in design and implementation of Next Generation Network in Princeton University. In addition she is the project manager for many IT projects for Princeton networking group. Prior to Princeton University, Hajar worked for 7 years in different companies in computer engineering field Hajar started facilitating BU MET graduate classes in 2014, she also teaches Computer Science classes in The College of New Jersey.

Tommy Liu

I am currently acquiring my master’s degree in Project Management from Boston University. You will see me at the front desk at PMiP. I am working full-time at Boston University MET Administrative Science as an Office Graduate Assistant. Before joining BU, I graduated from Michigan State University with a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice. I am disciplined, detail oriented and helped with project planning of PMiP event. Hope it will help me with my career to be a Project Manager. Looking forward to seeing you in person or virtually at PMiP.