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  1. Note: Reading lists beyond week 1 are subject to change 0 items
  2. 1 - A strategic perspective on information systems projects and project management 9 items
    1. An IT project as a plaything of its organizational environment: long-term challenges in financial services - Olga Bürger, Gilbert Fridgen, Dominikus Kleindienst, Jonas Manderscheid 15/11/2016

      Article Required Please read this case for the first session - we are going to work quite a bit with it.

    2. Alignment of large project management process to business strategy - Turki Alsudiri, Wafi Al-Karaghouli, Tillal Eldabi 14/10/2013

      Article Recommended Please read / skim through this paper before the first session, if time permits (Figure 4 and the corresponding description is the crucial bit).

    3. What project strategy really is: The fundamental building block in strategic project management - Peerasit Patanakul, Aaron J. Shenhar 02/2012

      Article Recommended Please read / skim through this paper before the first session, if time permits (Figure 1 is the key one - the case analysis later in the paper fills it with life.)

    4. #noprojects - A Culture of Continuous Value - Shane Hastie, Evan Leybourn

      Webpage Recommended You're welcome to skim through the book (free PDF after registration) to get a general sense of the #noprojects idea

    5. Success in IT projects: A matter of definition? - Thomas, Graeme, Fernández, Walter

      Article Supplementary

    6. Authentic leadership for 21st century project delivery - Lloyd-Walker, Beverley, Walker, Derek

      Article Supplementary

  3. 2 - Project management methodologies 11 items
    1. IS project alignment – a process perspective - Jenkin, T. A., Chan, Y. E.

      Article Required for both groups, but different parts: for the "pro PM methodologies" group: machine metaphor focus; for the "con PM methodologies" group: organism metaphor focus

    2. Lost Roots: HOW PROJECT MANAGEMENT CAME TO EMPHASIZE CONTROL OVER FLEXIBILITY AND NOVELTY - Lenfle, Sylvain, Loch, Christoph

      Article Required for the "con PM methodologies" group

    3. The changing paradigms of project management - Pollack, Julien

      Article Required for the "con PM methodologies" group

    4. A Post-Merger IT Integration Success Story: Sallie Mae - Brown, Carol V., Clancy, Greg, Scholer, Rebecca J.

      Article Supplementary as backdrop to the "Executive Response" paper, which addresses PM process maturity

    5. Barriers to the use of an IT Project Management Methodology in a large financial institution - Marco Alexandre Terlizzi, Fernando de Souza Meirelles, Heverton Roberto Oliveira Cesar de Moraes 04/2016

      Article Supplementary

  4. 3 - Project risk management 8 items
    1. Why Your IT Project May Be Riskier Than You Think - Flyvbjerg, Bent, Budzier, Alexander

      Article Required

    2. The changing landscape of IS project failure: an examination of the key factors - Hughes, Laurie D, Rana, Nripendra P., Simintiras, Antonis C.

      Article Required

    3. Does risk matter? Disengagement from risk management practices in information systems projects - Elmar Kutsch, David Denyer, Mark Hall, Elizabeth Lee-Kelley 11/2013

      Article Required

  5. 4 - Project governance 9 items
    1. The integrative role of the project management office in the front end of innovation - Artto, Karlos, Kulvik, Iiro, Poskela, Jarno, Turkulainen, Virpi

      Article Required

    2. Software development governance: A meta-management perspective - Bannerman, P. L. 2009

      Proceedings Supplementary

    3. IT project governance implementation as institutionalization process: evidence from the financial services industry - Kaiser, Michael G., El Fedi, Arbi, Ahlemann, Frederik, Bhattacherjee, Anol 2011

      Proceedings Supplementary

    4. Multi-level project governance: Trends and opportunities - Christopher Biesenthal, Ralf Wilden 11/2014

      Article Supplementary

  6. 5 - Benefits management 10 items
    1. An IT project as a plaything of its organizational environment: long-term challenges in financial services - Olga Bürger, Gilbert Fridgen, Dominikus Kleindienst, Jonas Manderscheid 15/11/2016

      Article Required same case as for session 1

  7. 6 - Programme of work, portfolio and value management 9 items
    1. Best Practices in IT Portfolio Management - Jeffery, Mark, Leliveld, Ingmar

      Article Required

    2. Business of Portfolio Management - Iain Fraser 2017

      Book Required Read Sections 1 and 2 plus also the implications of Section 4 and be prepared to discuss those during class.

    3. Information technology portfolio management implementation: a case study - Haya Ajjan, Ram L. Kumar, Chandrasekar Subramaniam 10/10/2016

      Article Supplementary

    4. IT investment management and information technology portfolio management (ITPM) - Pietro Cunha Dolci, Antonio Carlos Gastaud Maçada, Gerald G. Grant 07/10/2014

      Article Supplementary

    5. A dynamic capabilities perspective of IS project portfolio management - Elizabeth M. Daniel, John M. Ward, Arnoud Franken 06/2014

      Article Supplementary