Sep 25

Hickory Satellite Meeting

Robert Wright: Risk Management

Sep 27

2014 Professional Development Day

3 Keynotes: Steve Del Grosso, Karen McIsaac and Brandon Lane

Oct 2

Mooresville Satellite Meeting

Jim Conrad: PM in Entrepreneurial Companies

Oct 7

Ballantyne Satellite Meeting

Topic Discussion: Project Management Methodologies

Oct 8

Fort Mill Satellite Meeting

Topic: Risk Management

Oct 9

Professional Development Conference

offered by the PMI Hampton Roads Chapter

Oct 9

West Lake Norman Satellite Meeting

Topic Discussion: Scariest Project Moment

Oct 16

Concord Satellite Meeting

Jim Conrad: PM in Entrepreneurial Companies

Oct 18

Wilmington Satellite Meeting

Wilmington Satellite Meeting

Oct 20

Asheville Satellite Meeting

Asheville Satellite Meeting

Announcements

 

 

2014 Charlotte Race for the Cure -
PMI Metrolina Project Managers for a Cure

Please help support our chapter in this important initiative by becoming a member of our team!  Becoming a team member is easy! Click on the link PMI Metrolina Team Page and select Join Dani' Beckman's Team.  Carla Hamilton, VOICE Chairperson along with Dani Beckman, VP of Communications are the team co-captains.  The team name is PMI Metrolina Project Managers for a Cure. 

The event will be held on Saturday, October 4, 2014.  Remember, one person can make a difference in the fight against breast cancer. Susan G. Komen was founded by one sister making a promise to another sister. You can be a part of this worthwhile effort !  Our promise of a world without breast cancer does not just rest in the hands of Susan G. Komen. 

It is up to you, our community of survivors and co-survivors, to stand united with us until the promise is fulfilled and the cures are found.  Not only can you join our team, but you can help in raising funds for the cause. You can visit the Home Page and make a donation to the team!  Please let frienda and families know, spread the word and help us raise money for this important cause!

Project Management Professional (PMP)® Prep Class - Fall 2014

Please join us for our next PMP Prep Class starting on October 18. This class will prepare you to take the PMP Exam by explaining what types of questions will be on the exam, reiterating the important subject matters, and placing you in study groups which have proved to be effective ways to study and be successful. The final PMP® Prep Course of the year will be offered on October 18, 19, 25, 26, and November 1 and 2. The classes will be held at the Uptown Campus of Wake Forest University. Click on the link below for more information and to register:
• Project Management Professional (PMP)® Prep Class - Fall 2014

2014 Professional Development Day

PMI Metrolina Chapter's annual Professional Development Day will be held on September 27, 2014, from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. This year's event will be held at the UNC Charlotte Center City campus, located at 320 E. 9th Street in Charlotte. Parking is located adjacent to the building and is included in the ticket price.

All attendees will receive a copy of Karen McIsaac’s new book entitled "A Change Management Alphabet." We will have PMI Metrolina Chapter merchandise available for pre-sale and pick up at the conference as well as a limited supply of items for sale on the day of the conference.

There will be 3 keynote speakers this year:
• Opening Keynote is Steve Del Grosso: He is the Director of the IBM Project Management Center of Excellence and Vice Chair of the Board of Directors for PMI Global. He is also an adjunct professor at the University of Miami.
• Lunchtime Keynote is Brandon Lane: He is the Director of Project Management Governance at Duke Energy and a speaker at the 2013 PMI Global Congress. He is an accomplished speaker and was an alpha contributor to the PMI Guide Navigating Complexity.
• Closing Keynote is Karen McIsaac: She is President of the ABEO Group and a popular figure within the Charlotte business community. Her sessions at prior PMI events have always been well received and she was requested many times over to speak again.

The full day of sessions plus meals and the book is still just $99 for chapter members. We will have discounted pricing for students, retired members, unemployed members, and guests. Breakfast, lunch and snacks are still included. There are still sessions to choose from on a variety of topics.

There will not be any onsite registration so you must register in advance.

To read more about PDD2014 and to register please click on the link below:
• 2014 Professional Development Day