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PMI Western Michigan Chapter

The Western Michigan Project Management Institute (WMPMI) strives to provide a forum for project management professionals to promote the principles of the Project Management Institute through networking with other project management professionals, sharing project and work experiences, cultivating new project managers, facilitating training, and supporting project managers in their certification efforts and careers. 

WMPMI Event Calendar

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Augustth,2020

WMPMI - VIRTUAL LUNCHTIME MEETING - August 14, 2020

Stakeholder management and engagement for successful project delivery - 1.0 PD...

WMPMI - VIRTUAL BREAKFAST TIME MEETING - August 21, 2020

PMO Evolution in an Enterprise Agile (SAFe) Environment - 1.0 PDU (0.5 Leaders...

2020 ALL VIRTUAL EVENTS

All WMPMI events for the remainder of 2020 will be virtual. This includes the PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DAY (PDD) on October 13th. By doing this, the chapter has been able to offer more speakers from across the country – and even from around the world for a minimal price to WMPMI members! Check out the upcoming events on the Calendar page. If you have a question, please contact us.

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Upcoming Events

October 5 2020

$20.00

WMPMI - VIRTUAL DINNERTIME MEETING - October 5, 2020

October 5th, 20205:00PM to 7:00PM

Virtual Meeting

Cost:

Free: Members

$20.00: Non members

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October 9 2020

$10.00

WMPMI - VIRTUAL LUNCHTIME MEETING - October 9, 2020

October 9th, 202011:00AM to 12:00PM

Virtual Meeting

Cost:

$5.00: Members

$10.00: Non members

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October 13 2020

$349.00

WMPMI - VIRTUAL PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DAY - October 13, 2020

October 13th, 20208:30AM to 5:00PM

Virtual PDD

Cost:

$299.00: Members

$349.00: Non members

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ESTABLISHED IN 1993

History

Western Michigan Project Management Institute Chapter was established in 1993.

Founding members were Phil Nunn, PMP - Charman/Sponsor; Dennis Bolles, PMP - Membership; Phil Rios - Administration; Donn Vanderschie - Finance; Mike Farris - Publicity; Joe Singer - Newsletter and three Directors Fred Pettinga, Richard Musterman and Ed White.

Chapter Milestones:

March 1, 1993 - Initail meeting of the organization committee

March 10, 1993 - Application for potential membership

March 12, 1993 - Authorization to form PMI-Western Michigan Chapter

May 3, 1993 - Kick-off membership meeting

September 1, 1993 - Application for full chapter status

October 1, 1993 - Chartering of PMI-Western MI Chapter

December 13, 1993 - Election of 1994-95 Chapter Officers

January 1, 1994 - First official elected Board of Directors

The kickoff meeting started originally with 26 members, grew fairly quickly to 100 members in early 1994, and after 25 years grew to over 1,000 members coming from all different areas of West Michigan. Currently the meetings are held primarily in Grand Rapids, with live streaming dinner meetings in Traverse City and Kalamazoo.

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