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

Click here to read our new President's message to the membership.

Board of Director Elections 2016

Do you want to volunteer with your peers, other Project Managers who understand the value of good planning? Joining PMI Lakeshore's Board of Directors is your chance to further develop your skills, network with other PMs, and meet many other like-minded individuals while giving back to your PMI community.

The PMI Lakeshore Chapter will be conducting elections for five (6) positions on the 2016 Board of Directors. Nominations are now being accepted. Click here for details regarding the nomination process and the election timelines.

We are looking forward to having many candidates running for office again this year!


Professional Development Events

PMI Lakeshore Project Management Symposium 2016: April 16, 2016
Theme: Project, Program & Portfolio Management: Keeping ahead of the game

Registration is Open.

PMI Lakeshore is very pleased to inform you that the 2016 Symposium will be coming this Spring. This one day event provides you an opportunity to connect with professionals, discuss goals, and collaborate for better project management best practices.

EARN 7 PDUs (Talent Triangle Category - "Strategic & Business Management") by joining our 2 Powerful Keynotes by: Tim Cork & Rosita Hall and 9 insightful presentations by talented speakers who will focus on the practitioner's view point.

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Professional Courses

 

PMI Agile Certification Practitioner (ACP) Training

 

Registration is open.

 

The PMI Lakeshore Chapter will be holding an PMI Agile Certification Practitioner (ACP) Training over three days starting February 17 and concluding on February 19, 2016. This course is being offered to our members by Kevin Aguanno, Agile Consultant with Procept Associates Ltd., which is a premier provider of professional agile training programs.

Kevin Aguanno, BA, MAPM, PMP, PMI-ACP, CSPM (IPMA-B), Cert.APM, CSM, CSP, FPMAC, is a world-renowned agile project management expert having published over 30 titles on agile and related topics. He teaches agile project management at conferences, corporate events, and at universities around the world where he has won numerous awards including UofT's Excellence in Teaching Award. Aguanno is a Project Management Professional (PMP), and his competency is certified by IBM as a Certified Executive Project Manager and by the International Project Management Association (IPMA) as a Certified Senior Project ManČager (IPMA Level B). He is certified by the Scrum Alliance as both a Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) and Certified Scrum Professional (CSP), by the Project Management Association of Canada as a Certified Agile Project Manager (Cert.APM), and PMI has awarded him its new Agile-Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) designation. Aguanno is an active member of the Agile Alliance and the Scrum Alliance. In 2013, his contributions to the profession were formally recognized as he received PMAC's highest honor by being named a Fellow of the Project Management Association of Canada (FPMAC). He actively works with several large corporations helping them become more agile through strategic planning, readiness assessments, pilot project selection, training, and agile team coaching.

 

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PMP Exam Preparation Course, Winter 2016

 

Registration is open.

 

PMP Preparation Course is based on the 2012 [5th edition] of the PMBOK guide and is presented in a seminar and workshop form including exercises and sample questions. This course is very similar to that offered by most PMI Registered Education Providers in that it will provide an in-depth review of all the PMBOK knowledge areas.

This course is being offered to PMI members only by Procept Associates Ltd. which is a premier provider of professional training programs. It is ESSENTIAL that you read the PMBOK guide in advance of attending the course. The Winter PMP Prep Course sponsored by PMI Lakeshore will be held on all 5 Saturdays: April 23, April 30, May 07, May 14 &May 28, 2016.

Instructor is Hamid Faridani, you can view his bio at Hamid Faridani Bio.

For more information and registration information, Click Here.

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