PMI Bangalore Chapter


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– Capt. L. N. Prasad
Agile Advanced Program (14 PDUs):  A two day Agile Advanced program was held on 3rd and 4th May 2014 at DHI Leadership Centre by the Chapter. This program enables those who want to pursue PMI-ACP certification and fulfil the mandatory 21 contact hour requirement.   
Participation in Central Illinois PMI Chapter: On 7th May 2014 the Chapter took part in the PMI 2014 conference of Central Illinois Chapter USA. The Chapter shared its Vision and Experiences, to the Conference participants, through live Skype coverage. 

PM Footprints (1 PDU): This month two Footprints session were held. On 8th May 2014, Mr. Rudresha T Shetty spoke on the topic “Leaping from Water Fall to Agility”.  


On 22nd May 2014, Mr. Lokesh Venkataswamy, MD, Innomantra Consulting Private Limited, spoke on the topic Functional Innovation Methodology – A systematic approach to accelerate patentable and profitable Ideas”. 


Outreach Program: The Chapter along with PMI India held a program at L&T Infotech on Project Management profession, various activities of Bangalore Chapter, PMI’s certifications etc. The program was received well and nearly 50 members participated in the program.

PM Enrich Program (7 PDUs): On 31st May 2014, a one day work shop under the PM Enrich program was held at Hyatt Hotel by Mr. Frank Saladis, an internationally known thought leader and speaker in Project Management. The Program was attended by nearly 25 members. The program highlighted the importance of Project Management in a globalized environment which is imperative in today’s competitive business dynamics for both sustenance and growth of organizations. 

Whilst the developed world has accepted this market reality and has already adjusted its business process and other operating, commercial and legal infrastructure to deal with this phenomenon of border less collaboration, the developing world (such as India) is also rapidly gearing itself now to embrace this change.
Agile Foundation Program: On 24th May 2014 the chapter conducted a one day Agile Foundation program at DHI leadership Centre.