Recognizing the professionals behind the projects that transform the world

While we celebrate our 50th anniversary, we want to focus special attention on the professionals—PMI members, credential holders, volunteers and all those who consider project, program and portfolio management their profession—for their great accomplishments in not just delivering successful outcomes, but in making a difference.

Our Celebration of the PMI 50th Anniversary

PMI TED Partnership

Bringing inspiring ideas to you

Join us throughout the year as PMI and TED come together to create unique experiences for project professionals.

Learn more about the partnership

Making progress possible after earthquake

Hear the inspiring story of how the PMI Ecuador Chapter is contributing project management mentorship to entrepreneurial women in the earthquake-ravaged Esmeraldas region of Ecuador.

See project management making a difference

Some of the stories shared by project managers:

Patrick Lucey

We delivered one multi-year project which is making a significant difference to the healthcare industry in Ireland, improving how cancer patients’ data is accessed.


Ken Tomlinson

We’ve been working on this project for several decades and we believe that we’re quite close to eradicating polio.



Join us in our Celebration of Service

2019 will be more than a celebration of our 50th Anniversary. It will be the start of a project management Global Celebration of Service that will go on throughout 2019 and beyond. PMI is leading this effort to address important issues and causes in local communities that will help ensure a better future for all.

Learn more about managing service projects in this episode of Projectifiedwith PMI

Adam Simpson

Social Responsibility—Promoting Gender Equality

The World Economic Forum predicts it will take 108 years for women to achieve equal status globally. Guests discuss how organizations can level the playing field—and the manager of global programs for UN Women shares recent project wins.

Stay on top of the trends and see what’s ahead for the project management profession—and your career—with Projectifiedwith PMI.

There are many ways to get involved in the 50th Anniversary Celebration!

Throughout 2019 there will be many ways to participate in 50th Anniversary fun! Here are just a few ways that you can be a part of the celebration.


Join a Local Chapter

A great way to participate in the Celebration of Service and enjoy 50th Anniversary festivities is to join your local PMI chapter. The chapter will handle organizing the activities—so you will just need to show up, pitch in and have fun!

Join a Chapter


Upcoming Events

Throughout 2019, PMI will be hosting events that are just a little bit more special than usual. Join us and be part of the action!



$50 for 50th

Your contribution of $50 in honor of the PMI 50th Anniversary will help make a difference in the lives of youth and communities around the globe.