About Concord®

Predictability. Knowledge. Empowerment.

About Concord ® – Concord ®Project Technologies is dedicated to helping capital project organizations deliver predictable, profitable projects and programs. To achieve this, we work alongside our clients to empower their people with the knowledge and tools they need to deliver on-budget and on-time — every time.

Dedicated to predictability.

We believe the future belongs to capital project organizations who master predictable project delivery and predictable outcomes. We believe the power of predictability is an executive priority. We help leaders develop and implement reliable, transparent and elegant project delivery strategies and systems that have a transformative impact on capital project outcomes.

Driven by knowledge.

We value data-driven, fact-based decision making practices that are supported by thoughtful, deliberate knowledge acquisition and management. We invest in developing new knowledge and tools to help our clients succeed. We are one of the very few companies in the industry that has a patented practice model for Advanced Work Packaging implementation, which is continuously being tested and solidified in various project environments. We are leaders in knowledge development, strategy, informatics and analysis.

Committed to empowerment.

We believe that a capital project organization’s strongest asset is its own people, and we invest in people. We provide leaders, teams and organizations with the training, tools and support they need to master predictable project delivery — and we leave when your goals are achieved. Your team has complete ownership of the tools, tactics and outcomes that underpin your transformation.
Concord® is a global market innovator in capital project predictability services, technology and training. We offer wrap-around services that empower our client organizations to deliver capital projects on-time and on-budget. We offer the most comprehensive, up-to-date capital project implementation training in the industry and we have a solid record in successful AWP implementation and strategic transformations at EPC organizations around the world. Our Project Predictability Package™ is the industry’s first and only comprehensive model for Advanced Work packaging Implementation.
Project Predictability Package™

Tailored training designed to empower your people

Executive coaching to help you achieve meaningful, measurable results

A knowledgeable, trustworthy guide to modern project management technology

Mission-driven consulting focused on predictable project and program delivery

Olfa Hamdi

Co-Founder and CEO

Olfa Hamdi is a global expert in the strategic, construction-driven planning and execution of capital projects. She is an American-trained engineer, inventor and Silicon Valley entrepreneur who founded the Advanced Work Packaging Institute before co-founding Concord® Project Technologies in 2016.

Olfa is a recognized international researcher in the field of project management and a credited co-author of the three-volume industry bible on Advanced Work Packaging implementation. She holds a Master of Science in Capital Project Management from The University of Texas at Austin, a Master of Science in Engineering from Ecole Centrale de Lille, and a graduate degree in Alternative Dispute Resolution for construction disputes from Texas School of Law. She is also a fellow of the State Bar of Texas Construction Law section.

A prolific writer, Olfa has been published in prestigious academic and professional journals as well as media outlets and in Concord®’s own publication, Velocity®. She travels widely and has presented at some of the industry’s most prestigious events in English, French and Arabic, including Petrochemical Update and Groundbreaking Women in Construction, where she presented the closing keynote in 2019.

Olfa makes her home in Silicon Valley, but regularly travels to her hometown in Tunisia, where she was born and raised.

Olfa Speaking at GWIC

Concord® CEO Olfa Hamdi presenting the closing keynote at the 2019 Groundbreaking Women In Construction conference.

Concord® CEO Olfa Hamdi presenting on Predictability Thinking™  at the 2019 Construction 4.0 conference in Lille, France.

Olfa speaking in France
Members of Concord®’s AWP implementation team with a client’s project team on site

Members of Concord®’s AWP implementation team with a client’s project team on site.
Credit: ExxonMobil | Esso