PMI NL May 2015 Newsletter
TABLE OF CONTENTS
1) President's Message
2) PMI NL AGM Recap
3) Prep Course Update
4) PM Symposium 2015 - Save the Date
5) PMI NL Membership Update
6) Chapter Sponsors
I would like to begin by congratulating our board and membership on a successful AGM 2015. This year's event was highlighted by an excellent speaker, followed by our election of directors. We were fortunate to have members interested in joining our board again this year, and I think we have a great group moving forward for 2015-2016.
Our board is now actively planning new events for our members and building on our successes. Our inaugural PMP Prep Course is moving along well with another offering becoming available in the fall, while we are also busy planning our next lunch and learn for June.
Continue to stay tuned to our website for updates and we look forward to seeing you at an event soon!
Rick Nolan, PMPPresident, PMI Newfoundland & Labrador Chapter
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PMI NL AGM Recap
PMI NL Chapter hosted another successful AGM and Breakfast and Learn on Wednesday April 15th. Jonathan Penney from GJ Cahill delivered an excellent presentation on Quality Management and integrating it into your Project Management System. After the presentation we moved onto our AGM and election of Directors. We are happy to announce the following individuals were elected or appointed to the PMI NL Chapter Board.
They are joining returning board members:
The Director of Volunteers position is currently vacant, but is being filled by appointment at the next Chapter Board meeting among those who have expressed interest.
Thank you all again for another successful event and to those who are volunteering to serve on the chapter board.
PMP/CAPM Prep Course - Update
The PMP/CAPM Prep Course is well underway with 4 of 6 sessions completed to date. Students are working hard and are getting through the material both in-class and online. As mentioned in the President Update, planning is underway for our next session, and we are looking for more volunteer instructors.
If interested in registering or volunteering for the session - feel free to contact Cory Kavanagh, email@example.com.
Project Management Symposium 2015 - Save the Date
PMI NL Chapter is pleased to partner with Memorial University's Gardiner Centre to host the 2015 Project Management Symposium. The planning committee is actively working on this year's event and would like to share that it has confirmed Thursday, November 5th 2015 at the Hampton Inn & Suites for this year's event, which is also International Project Management Day.
More details will be available over the coming months so stay tuned for more updates. If your organization is interested in becoming a sponsor, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
PMI NL Membership Update
PMI NL membership continues to grow with 31 new members in 2015 with our total chapter numbers sitting at 227 with the following breakdown:
PMI NL is pleased to profile BrenDaniel Productions Corp. as a corporate sponsor of the PMI NL Chapter.
BrenDaniel Production Corp Presents
PMP Preparation Course
July 6-10, 2015 in St. John's, NL
Includes PMBoK, Study Guide, three months of practice software, 35 hours of PM education and assistance preparing your application.
For more information or to register, contact email@example.com.
PMI NL is still building its social media presence. We are happy to share however that our Twitter account is now live and will begin sharing content in the coming weeks. Be sure to follow @PMI_NL_Chapter on Twitter to receive our updates.
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