Call for Nominations: PMI-DVC Board of Director Positions
The PMI-DVC Nomination and Election Committee, as appointed by the PMI-DVC Board of Directors, is pleased to announce that nominations for the 2020-2021 PMI-DVC Board of Director Positions are being accepted now through Thursday, July 25, 2019; nominations must be received by midnight, ET.
This is an opportunity for PMI-DVC members to state an interest in leading the Chapter by self-nominating, or to nominate a fellow PMI-DVC member they feel would serve well as a leader in the organization.
Term: The term of office is two calendar years beginning January 1, 2020 and applicable through December 31, 2021. Potential candidates should be aware that participation in the PMI-DVC Board of Directors is expected to require a commitment of an average of 15 hours per month in addition attendance at events to represent the Board.
Positions: All elected positions are considered Director At Large and this year there are five (5) open positions, After the election, functional roles are determined by The Board. Positions that are open next year are:
Nominations: The requirements for nominations are provided on the Nomination Form;
Information regarding PMI-DVC Bylaws can be found here
PMI-DVC Nominating and Election Committee
Thank a Veteran for their Service
The PMI-DVC, Managing Life's Projects Program, has partnered with The Veterans Group (TVG) to support their mission through the application of project management skills and knowledge. Link: http://www.theveteransgroup.org/
The Veterans Group is a registered non-profit organization operating two homes in the University City section of Philadelphia. Their mission is to empower Veterans in need to achieve success in civilian society. TVG accomplishes this by providing safe and secure housing, nutritious meals, and a variety of programs and services in a community of support and care.
Please bring a donation to the September, October, and December PMI-DVC Dinner Meetings.
EASY GRAB & GO SNACK ITEMS
Variety of individually wrapped, non-perishable, snack items, such as, granola bars, small boxes of raisins, goldfish, chips, cookies, jerky, popcorn, trail mix, nuts, sunflower seeds, crackers, fruit snacks, etc.
CASH DONATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AT THE DINNER MEETINGS
Make a Donation! Make A Difference!
Our PMI-DVC Fall Professional Development Day is coming up in November
The focus will be on strategically integrating Agile and the PMBOK.
Check the event listing for details.
You're invited to a Special 2-PDU PMI Delaware Valley Chapter Event.
2 Technical PDUs
Thinking About Your Career: Project Management, Agile, Certifications, and Spending More Time Doing What You Love To Do
Guest Speaker: Ryland Leyton
The project management field is always changing in ways that both experienced and prospective Project Managers must consider as they plan their career. Everyone is challenged with questions about adapting to agile practices; there are new ways of thinking as well as newly defined roles to consider! Everyone wonders about the value of certifications – is the new one useful, or just another thing pushed by the education-industrial complex?
In the midst of all this it can be important to pause, to take time and consider your own, highly personal, interests and goals. Why are you in this field? What draws you to it? What do you love doing, and how do you get do more of it?
The participants in this session will:
Additional highlights include:
Thinking of getting your first certification– PMP, CAPM? Or a new certification – Portfolio, Agile, Business Analysis, Risk Management, Scheduling, Program Management? The annual Certification Night Dinner Meeting is a great opportunity to hear about the certification process and requirements, get tips on how to prepare for the exam, join a study group and network! For those of you who are certified, come and share your test-taking strategies, how to prepare, and what to expect on test day. And, earn two PDUs!
You will also have the opportunity to speak directly with our educational sponsors, as well as other educational resources, who will be there to answer your questions about available courses, tools and resources.
The Desmond Hotel
1 Liberty Blvd.
Malvern, PA 19355
5:30 - 6:15 pm: Networking and visiting sponsor tables
6:15 - 7:00 pm: Dinner
7:00 pm: Chapter announcements
7:05 pm: Presentation and Q&A
8:30 pm: Raffle and close
Please share information about this event with your contacts and fellow Project Managers.
|Event Date||06-20-2019 5:30 pm|
|Event End Date||06-20-2019 8:30 pm|
|Location||The Desmond Hotel|