project starts with the Initiation phase. During this phase, the following
elements are discussed, clarified and documented in the Project Initiation
Document (PID): project strategic objectives and benefits; functional, geographical
and technical scope; project roles and responsibilities; deliverables; high
level project plan; effort and cost estimates; resource plan including
Copperman and client resources; and identified assumptions, dependencies, risks
During this phase, the project lifecycle approach options - whether Agile or Waterfall - are discussed and the best option is defined considering the project and client profiles.