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Paul Givens | Project Research Institute

Paul Givens

Paul Givens has 16 years of project engineering, management, consulting, and research experience in the energy industry. As a senior project manager at WorleyParsons, he currently provides consultation and training to project professionals.

Paul completed his BSc and MSc in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Alberta and his MBA at Athabasca University.

Paul has worked as a project manager in Canada and the United States. He presently provides project management consulting to Enbridge’s major projects organization. In the past he has been the director and alliance manager of one of Alberta’s largest integrated Engineering-Procurement-Construction (EPC) project organizations at Suncor, and a senior project manager at Syncrude, where he was a member of Syncrude’s Major Projects Advisory Board and where he received a CEO Award recognizing the development of a new best practice in stage gate project processes. Paul’s experience includes two years as an industrial research projects leader at Syncrude’s Edmonton Research Centre.

Paul teaches project management within WorleyParsons at the experienced professional level and within the WorleyParsons Graduate Development Program on topics including Relationship Management and Crisis Management. He has lectured in the Engineering Management Program within the University of Alberta’s Mechanical Engineering Department on topics including Improving Performance of Small Projects and Career Management.



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