University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM)
Yvan Petit, M.Eng., MBA, PMP is a Ph.D. candidate in Project Management at the University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM), Canada. His doctoral research is on how uncertainty is managed in project portfolios in dynamic environments. He has over 25 years of experience in project management, primarily in software development and R&D in the telecommunications industry. This includes assignments in England, Sweden, and Singapore. Since June 2010, Yvan is an associate professor at UQAM and is part of the IRNOP 2011 organizing committee. He is currently on the core team for the third revision of the standard for project portfolio management.