Qian Fupei is now Honorary President of International Project Management Institute of Northwestern Polytechnical University and Honorary Director of Project Management Research Committee, China(PMRC). He is known as the first person to put forward and establish Chinese Project Management Body of Knowledge. He also proposes the concept of project science and concept model.
In 1991, he initiated the founding of PMRC. In 1996, he led PMRC to be a member of IPMA. In 2001, he introduced the certification of IPMP. He was once the vice president of IPMA from 2005-2010 and the president of Certification Committee of PMI from 2001 to 2010.