SNEC Update on the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) and Chapter Activities
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Annual Meeting Notice
In accordance with the Bylaws, notice is hereby given that the Annual Meeting of the Southern New England Chapter (SNEC) of Project Management Institute will be held virtually via Zoom from 6:30pm to 8:00pm on Wednesday March 24, 2021. The annual meeting is open and at no cost to SNEC members.
Join me and the rest of the Board of Directors for the 2020/2021 SNEC Annual Meeting. We will use this opportunity to review our accomplishments and financials of 2020, as well as share updates on professional development, networking and membership activities we have lined up for 2021!
We have designed this free virtual event as a way for our members to learn about the chapter activities, network with fellow members and meet the 2021 directors that make up the board of your chapter. It is also the perfect time to ask questions, make suggestions and meet the SNEC Leadership team.
This year we are honored to be recognizing our dedicated team of volunteers who are instrumental in SNEC’s accomplishments.
PDUs: 1.5 - Strategic and Business Management
Wednesday, March 24th - 6:30PM - 8:00PM (Please connect at 6:15PM if possible, as we will start promptly at 6:30PM)
Registration is required and closes on March 20th at Midnight.
We look forward to seeing you there!
Neil Weiss, PMP
President and CEO
Southern New England Chapter of PMI
Project Management and Global Sustainability with Kavetha Velavan
The "Gotcha's of Agile" - Mistake #10 (of a series of 11) with Patricia Tyre, PMP
The COVID 19 Vaccine Rollout: A Close to Real Time Retrospective with Joseph Carfagno, PMP
- Congratulations to our latest Credentialed Members!
- Welcome our New Chapter Members!
- COVID-19 and SNEC Chapter Activities
- You can now take the PMP Certification exam online from home or office, 24/7.
- SNEC Spring 2020 Newsletter Available
- PMI Announces PMP® Exam is changing 2 January 2021
- PMP Exam Change Announcement
- Call for Speakers
- PMI Tools & Templates
- The PMI Talent Triangle
Grow Your Skills
It is particularly important for Project Managers to maintain and improve their project management knowledge and skills to stay competitive in the market. PMI certification is a critical component. As, during the resent years, project management discipline took a step toward more flexible and dynamic project management methodologies, in addition to the traditional waterfall approach, several new emerging methodologies became in high demand. Thus, training and credentialing in these methodologies became highly sough after among Project Management professionals. It is especially relevant in today's economic climate.
What are the credentials of the instructors?
All SNEC-PMI PMP Exam Prep course instructors are PMP® certified, have advanced degrees in Project Management and all have at least 10 years of real world experience in project, program, and/or strategic management. For more specifics, please see Instructor Biographies.
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President's Message on Election Results
Hello Chapter Members!
This year’s Board of Directors election process has completed. We received eleven nominations for five open positions on the SNEC-PMI Board of Directors - our thanks to everyone who voted and participated in this year's election cycle.
On behalf of the Board, I would like to Congratulate and Welcome the following individuals who will be assuming the role of Board Member - Director effective January 1, 2021:
The Project Management Institute, with members in 135 countries, is the world's foremost authority for the project management profession. PMI sets industry standards, conducts research, and provides education and certification opportunities designed to strengthen and further establish the profession. The Southern New England Chapter of PMI was established in 1983 and proudly serves Connecticut and Western Massachusetts. We currently have 1,700+ members - over half of whom hold PMI’s esteemed PMP certification - and represent nearly 400 unique companies across the globe.
Find a Volunteer Opportunity
Make your mark on our PMI Chapter and the profession. As a member, you can volunteer to work on and to lead activities that advance the profession and support the chapter business operations by joining our chapter volunteer community. All volunteer openings are managed by the PMI Volunteer Relationship Management System (VRMS). This system includes the ability to search for opportunities, view details about each role and apply online.
Earn PDUs by Volunteering
Volunteering Project Management Professional PDUs can be earned as part of Category E: Volunteer Service. Category E, along with Category D (Creating New Project Knowledge) and Category F (Working as a Professional in Project Management), comprise the Giving Back To The Profession Categories. You can earn PDUs in Category E (Volunteer Service) by providing volunteer, non-compensated project management, and many others.
Speakers for our Chapter's Events
SNEC-PMI welcomes proposals from passionate speakers interested in sharing their experiences, knowledge and expertise on such topics as general business and strategy, leadership, project management, and technical or industry-specific specialties. Our Professional Development events provide professional development units (PDUs) of educational information necessary for those attendees maintaining certification designations. Speakers are also eligible to claim PDUs for their creation and delivery of the presentation material.