Global Virtual                  Leadership Institute Meeting—October
Saturday, 9 October 2021 

Meeting Highlights

Attending the Virtual Global Leadership Institute Meeting 2021—October is a great way to stay connected to your fellow chapter volunteers, learn ways to support your chapter, and be informed of the latest PMI strategy updates and initiatives. The event is free, but registration is required.

Event Highlights

  • FREE registration open to all chapter and global volunteers
  • Two live time zone options to make this a truly global event (see times below)
  • Pre-conference platform access including a networking event using Airmeet
  • Opening Session with PMI leadership: 4.0 Strategy Made Real Through Chapters
  • Breakout presentations by chapter leaders
  • Breakout presentations by SMEs and PMI staff
  • Interactive Closing Keynote: Networking in the New Normal
  • Live, interactive trivia game
  • Self-reported PDUs available (details will be shared on the event platform)

 Dates and Times

Pre-conference activities:

Monday-Thursday, 4 October-7 October

Main event date:

Saturday, 9 October 2021


Time Zone Option 1:  SG 12:45-17:45; IST 10:15-15:15; CEST 6:45-11:45

Time Zone Option 2: PDT 6:45-12:00; EDT 9:45-15:00; CEST 15:45-21:00

Use this link to convert to your local time zone.

NOTE: Option1 & 2 have the same content. Breakout presentations will have live Q&A in either Option 1 or Option 2. Check agenda tab for details.

Pre-Conference Activities

To enhance your experience at the Global Virtual LIM, log in 4-7 October to complete these activities.

  • Complete your profile under the Profile tab so your peers can reach out to you when you are both on the platform.
  • Watch the brief presentations available on demand. They will help you gain a deeper understanding of strategy to be discussed during the Opening Session.
  • Submit a question via text or video after watching the on-demand sessions. Questions will be addressed during the Opening Session on 9 October.
  • Upload your photo for the One PMI Sunset Photo Project. Learn more here.
  • Create your schedule for 9 October on the Agenda tab.
  • Add your fun selfie to the selfie wall.
  • Start earning badges by going to presentations, playing games, creating your profile, and more.
 Pre-Conference Networking Event

Join fellow LIM attendees for a pre-conference networking event held on the Airmeet platform on:

  • Tuesday, 5 October, PDT 10:00-12:00; EDT 13:00-15:00; CEST 19:00-21:00
  • Tuesday, 5 October, SG 18:00-20:00; IST 15:30-18:30; CEST 12:00-14:00

Join a table and activate your camera and microphone. You must join this session on a desktop or laptop computer; it is not compatible for mobile or tablets. Registration information for these events will be included in your LIM registration confirmation.

Early-Entry Board Session: Q&A with PMI Board Members

Back by popular demand, this session will feature a live facilitated chat with PMI Board members followed by a live Q&A. Come prepared with questions!

Opening Session with PMI Executive Leadership: PMI 4.0 Strategy Made Real Through Chapters

An update on PMI strategy and the kickoff of PMImpact and our commitment to pledge hours to the UN’s Sustainability Development Goals, followed by a discussion with several PMI leaders on how chapters can execute on PMI's strategy.

Increase Your Knowledge

The purpose of the LIM is to ensure chapter volunteers have the skills and knowledge they need to support their chapter. This LIM will include a variety of presentations by SMEs, PMI staff, and chapter leaders sharing best practices and lessons learned. All sessions will be available on-demand to registrants. Live Q&A will be available in either Option 1 or Option 2; check the agenda tab for details.

Product Showcases

Interested in learning more about PMI’s latest product offerings? Learn about Citizen Developer, Wicked Problem Solving, or the Organizational Transformation: Foundation micro-credential through Brightline! Check the agenda tab for times.

LIMC Alumni Session

Exclusively for graduates of the Leadership Institute Master Class
Be sure to select LIMC Alumni on the registration form if you are a graduate.

Closing Keynote & Networking

This live, interactive session will give you tips on how to network virtually and make true connections. It’s not about building your LinkedIn followers; it’s about relationships. Learn techniques and practice them in real-time with fellow volunteers.

Chapter of Year Awards

Which chapters will receive this prestigious award?

Leadership Institute Master Class Graduation Ceremony

Join us as we cheer on the graduating class of the latest Leadership Institute Master Class – LIMC 2020.

Make Connections

  • Complete your profile under the Profile tab so your peers can reach out to you when you are both on the platform.
  • Join fellow LIM attendees for a pre-conference networking event.
  • Share and express yourself on the message boards.
  • Join the Closing Keynote for more live networking.

Fun & Games

  • Selfie Bar: Put your best face forward. Visit the Selfie Bar and personalize your Profile picture with custom backgrounds and stickers and check out fellow attendees on the Selfie Wall!
  • Earn Badges: Play games to get your name on the leaderboard and earn badges by participating during the live LIM! The more you engage, the more badges you can earn!
  • Live Trivia: Compete against other attendees in real-time while testing your PMI knowledge.

Resource Center

Visit the Resource Center to download PMI assets as well as PDFs of session presentations.

PMI Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

PMI is committed to the safety and well-being of our global community. Our Crisis Task Force is monitoring the situation arising from coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) daily. To assure your health and well-being, we have made decisions impacting several global events.

Learn more