Raise $2000 for the Greater Vancouver Foodbank
Recently the PMI Canadian West Coast Chapter signed up to host a
Virtual Food Drive in support of the Greater Vancouver Food Bank! We''re super excited about the work the Food Bank is doing; providing healthy food to those in need. Our donations will help.
We''re asking you to support the Food Bank by participating in our Virtual Food Drive. Just click the ''
donate'' button at the top right to have a virtual shopping experience that lets you select healthy, nutritious foods for Food Bank clients.
Every item you purchase will help us reach our goal as posted at the right! Together we can do it! Remember, that for every $1 donated, the Greater Vancouver Food Bank can purchase around $3 of healthy, nutritious food.
Thank you in advance for supporting our Virtual Food Drive!
COVID-19 CHAPTER UPDATE
The PMI CWCC Board of Directors is committed to ensuring we keep your health and safety as a priority amidst the growing concern about the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Please be assured that nothing is more important than the health and safety of our members and guests. The following adjustments to exams and events are in effort to keep our community protected, while also assisting you to be in line with your goals.
If you were planning to proceed with PMI certifications?please be aware that:
- For all PMP candidates, the?current?version of the?PMP
? exam?will be extended?until 31 December 2020.
- The launch of the new PMP
? exam has been postponed until 2 January 2021.
- For certification exam candidates who are able to proceed with their currently scheduled exam, you will need to consult your test center ASAP, as their information is being updated on a regular basis.
- For candidates who are scheduled for the exam, but are unable to proceed due to health restrictions, you will be able to reschedule your exam, with an automatic extension to your exam eligibility until 18 January 2021.
- Note that we are actively exploring ways to offer alternative PMP
? delivery options in the meantime, and will share more information with you as soon as possible.
For further details on the most up-to-date information on the above, please refer to the PMI update.
For the most up-to-date information on our CWCC events, please visit our?website?or any of our social media pages.
We will be continuing to update using all forms of communication possible, but do not hesitate to reach out to us if you have any questions or concerns.
2020 TELLY AWARDS GOLD WINNER
PMIEF is pleased to announce that the video spotlighting our 2018 grant to the Nelson Mandela Children's Fund (NMCF) has been selected as a GOLD WINNER in the 2020 Telly Awards. This video, submitted by our video vendor, Pursuant, is honored in the General ? Social Video category. It was selected from more than 13,000 videos submitted. Kudos to Michelle Armstrong and Laura Tishler for their hard work in developing this video and for its recognition by the Telly Awards!
PMIEF investment in NMCF increased the organization's PM capacity by providing training, coaching, and resources for its professionals to enable them to establish a PMO. As a result, NMCF will sustain the impact of its work and the legacy of its founder.
Founded in 1979, the Telly Awards honors video and television made for all screens. The Telly Award Judging Council, a group of leading video and television experts from some of the most prestigious companies in entertainment, publishing, advertising, and emerging technology, determine award recipients.
Learn more and view?the abridged?video?
REQUISITE AGILITY EXPLORING NEW REALITIES VIRTUAL EVENT
We are proud to announce that
PMI's Disciplined Agile (DA) is the Premiere Sponsor for Requisite Agility's
Exploring New Realities virtual event. The purpose of this RA Discovery Event is for all of us to rally together to envisage the future of organizations and leadership, together. Rather than find ways to avoid or deny turbulence and chaos, RA taps the energy in change and puts it to use in the required or necessary transformation. The goal is to use the time we have now to create our new future on the day after and beyond!
This online journey begins with 2 days of discovery on June 18th.? It is followed by 12 days of exploration integrating the insights emerging from the community of participation with industry leaders including Diana Larsen, Pierre Neis, Sabine Neuenschwander, Dr. Stephen Clement, Padmini Nidumolu, and many others.? Our journey finishes with 3 one-hour panel sessions led by?
PMI's Scott Ambler?to help bridge our two weeks of sharing discoveries and explorations into real-life activation.?
To help support your chapter members we have also negotiated a discounted price of $27.00 us, regular price $89.00 us.
here to get your discounted price.
CALL FOR MENTORS AND PROTEGES
The next mentorship intake is tentatively planned for mid-July and the Chapter is accepting both mentors and?proteges?for this very successful program.
If you are interested please contact?
Previously intake sessions were a great way to physically meet and start making connections. However, with the current change in our world, we will be encouraging the responsible use of technology to connect and interact with each other.
We look forward to hearing from you and to find out more about the program please check the Chapters web site?
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RESOURCES FOR THE NEW WORK ECOSYSTEM
PMI Virtual Resource Hub is now Resources for the New Work Ecosystem, a free virtual learning offering for PMI members.
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PMIEF 2020 ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS
2019 ANNUAL CONFERENCE WEBINARS
Miss some sessions last year? Now available, 5 high-quality webinars recorded from keynotes and popular
2019 Annual Conference sessions.
Earn PDUs at your convenience.
NEW PRICE! Members:
$15 and Non-Members:$30
CWCC VOLUNTEER POSITIONS
Interested in volunteering for the Chapter, working with a great team? Keep an eye on the
PROJECT MANAGEMENT JOBS
In partnership with Madgex, we bring to you over 50?PM jobs.?Check out our
website to see all the latest postings:
- Procom: Senior IT Project Manager
- David Alpine Group: Senior Project Manager
- Procom: Project/Change Manager - Capital Projects
NONPROFIT VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES WITH PMV
- Community Micro Lending: Website Revamp
- Potluck Café Society: Tenant improvement in new location
Details can be found at
New opportunities are posted as they become available.
Find opportunities to engage with the community and earn PDUs in the process.
- Volunteer with PMI CWCC Chapter
- PMI Vancouver Toastmasters Club
- Chapter Mentorship Program
- Fairmont Pacific Rim Monthly Event Announcement (Sponsorship Info)
Other sponsorships and exhibitor opportunities are available at our monthly dinner events or other Chapter events.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on sponsorship and advertising queries.