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

A year-long program that helps participants to sharpen the skills they already possess and provides the knowledge needed to become a more effective leader. Learn more. 

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:

Asia Pacific 2019

22-24 February 2019 | Penang, Malaysia
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EMEA 2019

10-12 May 2019 | Dublin, Ireland
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North America 2019

3-5 October | Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Information coming soon.

Past Meetings:

North America 2018

4-6 October 2018 | Los Angeles, California, USA 
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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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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.

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