March 20, 2018
Chapter meeting special: Only $10 to attend the Chapter meeting for members, non-members, students, and guests!
Keynote Presentation: Project Everest: Essential Steps for Successful Projects, with Alan Mallory
Educational Presentation: Age of Agile: Embracing an Agile Mentality, with Alan Mallory
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Keynote Presentation: Conflict Courage: Leading to Resolution, with Chris Sheesley
Educational Presentation: Organizational Change Management, with Cole Chatteron
Friday, March 23, 2018
In the backcountry, your life depends upon your group’s knowledge, skills and ability to work together. Nowhere is teamwork more important! During the upcoming workshop, Alan Mallory will describe his experience summiting Everest and how project management methodologies were applied. Learn how to foster teamwork and trust with your project teams and how waterfall and Agile methods can be integrated.
Coming soon to the PMI Portland website, Portfolio Management: Linking Organizational Strategy to Execution
Thursday and Friday, May 17-18, 2018
Taught by Jeff Oltmann, principal consultant at Synergy Professional Services, this workshop focuses on portfolio management best practices, selecting the right projects, using limited resources wisely, and designing an organizational framework to govern portfolio management. This workshop is worth 16 PDUs. More information to come on this exciting workshop!
Experienced project leaders ready to become certified Project Management Professionals (PMP), and those looking to establish credibility in the application of project management processes as a Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM), will both benefit from this course as they prepare for the Project Management Institute (PMI) certification examination.
This April, PMI Portland Chapter is providing two options to better serve your exam prep needs:
This 4-day boot camp presented by industry-leading project management expert and PMI Registered Education Provider Steve Norton, PMP, will prepare you to take the PMP or CAPM exam in a compressed time-frame.
This 7-week exam prep class spreads the learning out to allow processing at a slower pace. It is taught by PMI Portland's team of PMP certified instructors, who are experienced project managers from a variety of industries.
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PMI Portland Academic Scholarships; News from the PMI Academic Network; In the Know with PMIEF News; and a Research Request from Krasimir Karamfilov, Ph.D. in Management student.
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