Project management activities

Project management is composed of several different types of activities such as:

* Analysis and design of objectives and events
* Planning the work according to the objectives
* Assessing and controlling risk (or Risk Management)
* Estimating resources
* Allocation of resources
* Organizing the work
* Acquiring human and material resources
* Assigning tasks
* Directing activities
* Controlling project execution
* Tracking and reporting progress (Management information system)
* Analyzing the results based on the facts achieved
* Defining the products of the project
* Forecasting future trends in the project
* Quality Management
* Issues management
* Issue solving
* Defect prevention
* Identifying, managing & controlling changes
* Project closure (and project debrief)
* Communicating to stakeholders