Leadership Institute

Learn, share, network and most of all get inspired with the Leadership Institute.  

At PMI, we value our volunteers. We want you to succeed and grow your leadership skills. That’s why we’ve  created the Leadership Institute, an extraordinary program to develop you as a leader.

Through the Leadership Institute, you’ll find that your time invested in volunteering for PMI pays huge dividends.

Our offerings will expand your network and provide the knowledge needed to develop as a leader in your PMI community and your professional career.

Program Benefits

As an active volunteer leader at PMI, you can take advantage of numerous programs and activities.

For more information regarding the programs below, send an email to leadership.institute@pmi.org or learn more about volunteering.

Not a member of a chapter? Find a local chapter today.

Volunteer Resource Center

This online destination has everything you need as a volunteer leader in one spot. You can access documents, forms, tools and information you need to effectively perform your role, whether you are serving as a leader of a PMI chapter or as a member of one of PMI’s global advisory groups or committees. Learn more about the valuable resources available.

Leadership Institute Master Class of 2019

PMI is now accepting applications for the Leadership Institute Master Class (LIMC) of 2019. LIMC is a year-long journey of learning and self-discovery. Submission deadline: 28 February. Learn more and link to application.

Leadership Institute Volunteer Planning Meeting

An annual planning meeting that brings together approximately 200 of PMI’s global volunteers supporting our advisory groups, board support committees and region mentors. This valuable meeting serves as an onboarding for new global volunteers, and provides opportunities for development, interaction and most importantly, planning for the new year.

Leadership Institute Meetings

Professional development opportunities for PMI chapter leaders, global volunteers and graduates of the Leadership Institute Master Class. Attendance is by invitation only and is exclusively for volunteer leaders.

Upcoming Meetings:

Latin America 2018

2-4 March 2018 | Cartagena, Colombia
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EMEA 2018

4-6 May 2018 | Berlin, Germany
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North America 2018

4-6 October 2018 | Los Angeles, California, USA
Registration coming soon

Call for presentation proposals 
Open until Monday, 26 March 2018 (11:59 p.m. EDT)

Past Meetings:

Asia Pacific 2017

3-5 March 2017 | Hong Kong
Access presentations in PMI Learn (search 2017APLIM)

EMEA 2017

28-30 April 2017 | Rome, Italy
Access presentations in PMI Learn (search 2017EMEALIM)

North America 2017

26-28 October 2017 | Chicago, Illinois, USA
Access presentations in PMI Learn (search 2017NALIM)


Leadership Institute On-Demand

Chapter Leader Orientation: Are you a new or an experienced chapter leader? Register for Chapter Leader Orientation on demand. This learning experience will focus on areas every chapter leader needs to know regardless of role - plus offer role-specific sessions.

Register to access recorded sessions from recent Leadership Institute Meetings – North America

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