University Project Management Talks (UPMT)

University Project Management Talks is an event that showcases the PMI Talent Triangle that consists of Power Skills, Business Acumen, and Ways of Working. Presentations are held at local universities and colleges. Project managers and SME/entrepreneurs offer project management students insight and experiences as a professional working in the Project Management field. In service to produce skillful and successful professionals, Project Management Institute, Washington DC chapter looks to build relationships with schools to provide training and resources to future proof project management and business students careers.

(it’s free for students and there’ll be pizza and soda!!)

If you would like to learn more about the event series, or how to become a volunteer, speaker or host University Project Management Talks, contact:

Delvolae N Matchett, Chair of University Project Management Talks, PMIWDC

[email protected]


Alphonzo Lister

Alphonzo Lister
President and CEO, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Career Coach & Mentor, Resume Writer, Motivational Speaker, Guest Lecture, Logistics & Supply Chain Management

Yaye Gueye
Yaye Gueye
MS, MPH, PMP, Senior Project Manager- Device Combination Products at Pfizer Meridian Medical Technologies. Experienced PMP certified Senior Project Manager with demonstrated hands on experience working in the pharmaceutical industry. Skilled in technical & scientific project management with 12 years of experience. Strong working industry knowledge with a Master's degree focused in Biotechnology and a MPH degree.

Jeremiah Noble
Jeremiah Noble
PMP, IT Project Manager. Financial effectiveness professional with experience at Significance, Inc., PwC, UBS and the United States Marine Corps. Member of the Business Development and Pricing team at Significance, Inc.

Event Details

Date & Time

18 November 2023

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM (EST-05:00)


George Washington University campus Crain Center Duques Hall, Room #150 2201 G Street NW Washington, DC 20052


Members: 25

Non-Members: 25


Power Skills PDU's: 0.66
Ways/Working PDU's: 0.66
Business PDU's: 0.67