The Lakeshore Chapter (C193) of the Project Management Institute is a non-profit body of volunteers established in 1999 to promote the effective use of proven methodologies for structured project management in organizations in the Regions of Peel, Halton, Hamilton-Wentworth and Niagara.

The Chapter has over 2,419 members and over 68% of these members have achieved their Project Management Professional (PMP) certifications.

The Chapter provides its members with a number of networking and professional development opportunities each year, including dinner meetings, Saturday workshops and courses.

Special Announcements

President's Message

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Professional Development Events

Monday Dinner Event: 07 December 2015

Julianne Jones - "Top 10 Dos and Doníts of Cracking the Code to a Successful Agile Transformation"

Special Christmas Edition. Spouse/partner are welcome; Music and dancing after keynote speaker. There will be a door prize for a lucky dinner attendee.

Presenter: Julianne Jones


Registration is open.


IT and business leaders are increasingly fixated on Agile. Cracking the code to a self-sustaining Agile transformation appears to be the dividing line between realizing the full potential of Agile and mediocrity, between not only doing Agile but being Agile. Yet, while some organizations are able to achieve a self-sustaining transition, others sink into mediocrity. Why is this? And how can you make sure you are among the successful?

In this talk, Julianne Jones, Founder of Evolve Consulting and TELUSí resident Agile Consultant, will share how one of Canadaís largest communications companies is cracking the code to being Agile. She will share the top ten lessons on the journey from waterfall to Agile, learned through both stark failures and astounding successes. In sharing this journey, she hopes to equip their audience with practical tools and techniques that anyone could implement tomorrow to increase the effectiveness of any Agile Transformation

Key Takeaways: Understand how one of Canadaís leading companies, which boasts the highest customer satisfaction among Canadian telecommunication companies and highest levels of employee engagement in the world, transformed from waterfall to Agile. Practical techniques for moving to Agile that are applicable to any size organization and Tips on how to co-create the Agile Transformation with teams, managers and executive stakeholders.

Julianne Jones is an organizational strategist, facilitator and speaker with over 15 years in the project/program management field. She is based in Toronto and is the founder of Evolve Consulting Organizational Change Management company that supports business implementation of change with a focus on the Waterfall-to-Agile transformation. Prior to founding Evolve Consulting in 2007, Julianne developed her expertise as a consultant, program management coach, and in-the-trenches program and project leader.

Julianne holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto. She is also a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), Project Management Institute Certified Agile Practitioner (PMI-ACP), a Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Scaled Agile Framework Program Consultant (SPC) and is currently a candidate for the Certified Scrum Professional (CSP).

For more information and registration information click here.

PMI Lakeshore Career Day, February 06, 2016

Presenter: PMI Lakeshore Ontario Chapter


Registration is open.


Amazing career stories begin at PMI Lakeshore Chapter Career Day 2016!

Are you looking for an advancement, new job or a transition to a project manager role in a new industry?

PMI Lakeshore Chapter’s Career Day 2016 - Brand Network Connect is the event for you to discover new opportunities. Attend this unique career day event dedicated for project management professionals and get the opportunity to meet coaches, recruiters and potential employers. Listen to speakers who are the best and the brightest in their field and will share their expertise with you. As well, this is perfect occasion to network with your fellow project management professionals and earn 7 Professional Development Units (PDU)!

You will also have the opportunity to:

  • Get advice on how to prepare a captivating resume that will get you the interview
  • Tips on developing interview skills and the advice on the best answers for the top questions interviewers ask
  • Have one on one meetings with recruiters and HR professionals from various industries
  • Benefit from coaching sessions that will be offered throughout the day
  • Learn about the needs of potential employers
  • Increase your marketability and personal branding using social media
  • Learn about the tools and techniques that you as a project manager need to optimize your job search
  • Network with fellow project managers and share your career goals
  • Expand your network of potential recruiters, coaches and employers

Sponsors, Speakers, Coaches, Recruiters and Human Resource Professionals Needed!

If you have a company or know of an organization or business that would be interested in speaking at or sponsoring this event or in sending one of your Human Resources or Recruitment professionals to be a coach or recruiter at this event please contact

For more information and registration information click here.

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