I wonder if they're open


The close project or phase process is categorized by PMI into the integration knowledge area and the closing process group.

According to the PMBOK, this activity has the following characteristics:

Inputs Tools and Templates Outputs
project management plan, accepted deliverables, organizational process assets expert judgment, meetings final product, service, or result transition, organizational process assets updates

This process is described in PMBOK section 4.6 (5th edition).

The organizational process assets that may be updated include

  • project files
  • project or phase closure documents
  • historical information (like lessons learned)