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Networking Join chapter events and programs and interact with others to exchange information and develop professional or social contacts. PMI Bangalore India Chapter provides various Networking opportunity to its members free of cost and at a nominal cost to non-members. PM Footprints: It’s a Knowledge sharing session by industry leader and held every alternate Thursday at a fixed location. PMI Bangalore India Chapter has completed 300+ sessions since its inception 11 years ago. These events are covered live over a webcast since 2016 giving convenience of attending these sessions from the comfort of their homes or offices. E & C PM Footprints: It is a knowledge sharing session by industry leaders from Engineering and Construction Industry, held every third Saturday of the month at
Membership Services Membership is being part of the world’s leading community of project, program and portfolio professionals. PMI membership powers your career by giving you an edge that highlights your dedication to employers, colleagues and the community. It provides access to knowledge, networks and resources that help you improve and advance. PMI Membership Gives you an Edge: Benefits of Membership In a competitive global economy, project managers can’t go it alone. PMI membership gives you the tools and support you need to make your mark on the profession. Networking PMI Bangalore India Chapter provides local connection to the global PMI community. PMI members are sharing ideas and building relationships at PMI Bangalore India chapter events. Join your fellow project profe
Education & Certification PMI Bangalore India Chapter provides industry leading and best training programs for PMP and Agile. With the expertise of PMI and backed by industry leaders as faculty members, these trainings are most sought. PMI Bangalore India Chapter mainly caters to two certifications programs – PMP and Agile. PMP Quest is a monthly training program for Project Management practitioners who are aspiring to get PMP certified. This satisfies the 35-hour mandatory training program and is held over two consecutive weekends. Our faculty is industry experienced working PMPs with vast and diverse experience.
Conferences Project Management Practitioners Conference or PMPC as it is widely known is the annual flagship program of the chapter. PMPC is a cross industry platform for PM Practitioners, Thought Leaders, Government Organizations, Academia and product vendors to experience, educate and enrich themselves and their constituents. PMI Bangalore India Chapter, the second largest chapter in Asia Pacific region, brings to you its largest Project Management event - Project Management Practitioners Conference. PMPC is considered one of the biggest conglomeration of Project Management Professionals in the region. The conference has participation of more than 700 delegates, 65+ speakers, Paper Presenters and Poster Presenters. PMPC not only provides a great opportunity to learn and network, but al...
Academia PM Primer was launched in 2009. This is an annual event held by PMI Bangalore India chapter to cater to the student community. It is an initiative aimed at advocacy and creation of appreciation of the project management profession among the students. Over the last 8 years PM Primer had participation from over 50 colleges, around 1500+ students and over 100 student faculties. The program is a 3-hour session that gives the students an understanding of Project Management, highlighting the knowledge areas mentioned in the PMBOK. PM Primer is offered to final year Engineering Students and Post-Graduate Management students in Karnataka. The program gives an overview of how a project is initiated, planned, executed, monitored and closed. The course uses real world examples to establish...
About PMI Bangalore India Chapter PMI Bangalore India Chapter encourages and facilitates education, certification and professionalism in Project Management and provides a forum for learning and knowledge sharing. PMI Bangalore India chapter puts you in contact with a local network of expertise and ongoing opportunities for face to face contact with peers from a wide variety of organizations and industries. Professional development is a key aspect which is supported by the chapter through activities, meetings and educational programs. PMI Bangalore India chapter uses a three-layered approach – Learn, Qualify and Advance. There are various programs under each of the layers. Learn PM Primer: A CSR initiative of the chapter catering specifically to the student community. One Day seminar on