Project Management Journal, Vol. 48, No. 1
© 2017 by the Project Management Institute
Published online at www.pmi.org/PMJ
Calendar of Events
PMI Northeast Florida Chapter.
2017 PMI Northeast Florida Chapter
Conference—Expand Your Horizons,
Jacksonville, Florida, USA. Enhancing your leadership and management
skills and keeping up with business
trends is essential for all professionals.
Whether you are new to your profession or have many years of experience,
our PMI Northeast Florida Conference
is the place to be! Come join us for this
signature event to enrich your skill set,
network with like-minded individuals,
and expand your career horizons. pmi-
PMI Great Lakes Chapter. PMI-GLC
16th Annual Spring Symposium, Novi,
Michigan, USA. PMI-GLC’s annual
symposium is an educational and networking forum designed to facilitate
continued professional development
in the latest tools, techniques, and
advancements made in the field of project management. The annual spring
symposium is a highlight event the
chapter has offered for the last 15 years.
The 2017 theme is “Mastering Complexity in Project Management.” pmiglc.
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5 January, 12:00 p.m. EDT (UTC – 5)
Risk Identification Techniques: Beyond
Brainstorming. The latest research studies into decision making and predictive
capabilities give insight on additional
techniques and practices, which could
improve our risk identification rates. Presented by Nicki Kons, PMI-RMP, PMP.
9 January, 1:00 p.m. EDT (UTC – 5)
Business Agility Transformation—
It’s Not About Agile, It’s About Agility!
Agile is just one part of the overall
stack for truly achieving business agility and organizational health. Presented by Sally Elatta.
11 January, 12:00 p.m. EDT (UTC – 5)
Power Relationships in Team Interactions. It is important for each
team member—and particularly, the
leader—to know the power factors
that drive the desired results. Presented by Muhammad Mirza, PMP.
12 January, 1:00 p.m. EDT (UTC – 5)
No More Slackers! Building a Culture of Accountability Within Your
Project Team. We will explore the
importance of action items, how
to document/assign them the right
way, and how to manage them on an
ongoing basis. We will also explore
different communications options.
Presented by Dana Brownlee, PMP.
For more information and to register, visit
Upcoming PMI® Congresses
PMI® EMEA Congress
1–3 May 2017
PMI® Global Conference
Chicago, Illinois, USA
28–30 October 2017
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Whether you are looking to build your
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