21 May 2021

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PMI Academic Awards—Applications open until 31 May

PMI Academic Awards nominations are open until 31 May 2021. Whether you’re a professor, a scholar-practitioner, researcher or author, PMI has an award to recognize excellence in the project management field. Learn more about the various awards and application process.

PMI Thesis Research Grant Program—Apply Now

The PMI Thesis Research Grant Program supports doctoral and master’s thesis research in project, program and portfolio management. Applications are accepted from part-time and full-time doctoral and master’s students at accredited colleges and universities. Applications close on 31 May 2021. Learn more and/or apply now!

We’re Calling Upon Our Powerful Global Community to Create Change!

With our continued support of the United Nations Global Compact, we have committed to pledge 100,000 hours of service toward the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). As a for-purpose organization that empowers people to make ideas a reality, we are asking you to join us in achieving this goal. Visit PMImpact to learn more and pledge your hours today!

Leadership Opportunities

Learn About PMI’s Product Portfolio and Deep Dive Into Four Key Products

Gain an understanding of the strategy behind PMI’s new products. Check out “Work Smarter: An Introduction to PMI’s Product Portfolio” and Product Showcases featuring Kickoff, Wicked Problem Solving, PMI Citizen Developer, and Organizational Transformation Foundation (OTF). Access LIM - April on demand today!

Event Planning Course Limited-Time Discount for Chapter Leaders

At LIM-April, Howard Givner from the Event Leadership Institute (ELI) presented on the safe return to in-person events. ELI is offering a discount on courses and products (excluding monthly membership, but including annual). The offer has been extended to 30 June. Learn more about safe return to in-person meetings, and the ELI discount in this infographic.

Virtual Experience Series | Register for 2 June

Save your Seat! This event features a bombshell lineup, including TIME’s Kid of the Year Gitanjali Rao, tech entrepreneur Nora Bavey, humanitarian Derreck Kayongo, wicked problem solver Tom Wujec, author Porter Braswell and more! Benefit from 9+ live (plus more on demand) PDUs. Members pay US$29! Closed captioning is available in English, French, German, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish for breakout sessions.

Develop Your Skills Virtually

With so much at stake this year, corporations and project-driven teams need to work smarter. Join us for engaging, live virtual seminars. SeminarsWorld® Virtual registration is open through November. Try the new half day or 1-hour courses.  

Digital Transformation Starts Here

Join world-class executives and thought leaders at Digital Transformation in Action June 17, a full day of expert talks and insightful panels that can help you brace for the challenges of today and look to the future with clarity. Reserve Your Seat.

Digital Transformation in Action

PMI News

2021 Megatrends Report

2020 was a year of massive disruption. Our 2021 Megatrends Report highlights key trends project leaders should understand to overcome today's challenges and drive change. Sunil Prashara discusses PMI's strategies for supporting changemakers in this endeavor on the Official PMI Blog.

Are You on Clubhouse? Follow Our Club!

PMI has entered the chat. Follow our club to discover better ways to work, advance your power skills and drive meaningful change while virtually gathering and networking with colleagues and industry experts. Please note that Clubhouse is currently only available via invite. PMI does not have the ability to distribute invites.

Chapter Highlights

PMI San Francisco Bay Area Event Recap: Kiss the Ground

Project managers around the world lead many complex efforts, but at the recent screening and post screening discussion of Kiss the Ground for the Bay Area’s local PMI chapter, we learned of an even larger project: saving humanity. The film addresses a threat rarely heard of in environmental circles: soil erosion, the impact of which may be more immediate and dangerous than even CO2 emissions. Read one attendee’s takeaway from the event.