Register for IPFW and PMI Northeast Indiana Chapter Partnership classes!
Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne's (IPFW's) Division of Continuing Studies has been working in concert with Dave Maynard of Northeast Indiana Chapter of the Project Management Institute (PMI-NEIC) to provide local businesses and the northeast Indiana region with project management training and the opportunity to earn an IPFW/NEIC Project Management Certificate.
There are Project Management classes scheduled for the IPFW facilities.
Click here to sign up for our partnered project management classes.
'Agile at Swiss Re'
On February 22, your chapter presents "Agile at Swiss Re", featuring Peggy Willman, who will use telepresence from Swiss Re's Kansas City office to show how SharePoint and Agile are used together to support project management. Dale Vollenweider will share how Atlassian's JIRA tool was used to introduce agile to in a multi-team, global environment.
- NEIC chapter members: $20
- PMI Hardship Provision or PMI Student Membership: $10
- Non-members: $30
- Pay now with credit card only; pay at door option is no longer available
We have an exciting year planned for our chapter members! First, I wish to thank Kim Merriman and Bob Nichter for their loyal service as VP Administration and Director of Technology. I also welcome Amber Mynhier to her new chapter role as VP of Marketing and Communication. We have several openings for volunteers at all levels of commitment-please volunteer to help your chapter, your career and your profession. You will be glad you did! If you cannot volunteer for your chapter in 2017, then join me in thanking those who do amazing work to benefit our profession.
Mark your calendars now for our chapter's 20-year celebration cookout event on May 24, 5-730 pm at Swiss Re, 1670 Magnavox Way. Special entertainment and a program is planned to celebrate reaching this milestone. Dinner includes burgers (including veggie), salad, soft drinks and beer. If you have special dietary requirements, please describe them in the reservation and we will try to accommodate. You are also welcome to bring your own meal to the event. First time visitors are welcome to attend as our guest to this event. More details will be forthcoming soon to this exciting evening.
Thinking about taking the PMP® or CAPM® exam? Be prepared and register for one of IPFW's courses! IPFW's PMP® Certification Exam Preparation Course is an instructor-led, detailed, and carefully designed class created to prepare project management practitioners for the Project Management Professional (PMP®) or Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) examination.
The course content and delivery is structured around The Guide to the PMBOK® knowledge areas, supplemental exam material, as well as the selected text. This course will help the PMP® or CAPM® candidates optimize their study and preparation time for the respective certification examinations. Additionally, students will have access to a proven, online learning environment that includes over 1000 simulated PMP® exam questions.
"Finding Volunteer Positions" by Renee Scott, MA, PMP, CPCU
Want to become more involved with your Chapter? PMI-NEIC has a variety of current open positions in addition to positions opening in 2017.
It's easy to find volunteer positions with PMI-NEIC. Go to www.pmi.org and select "Find Volunteer Opportunities" under Membership. Search for "neic" to view all open positions. Click the video with no audio below for a 30-second demonstration.
Chapter Volunteer Opportunities
- VP Administration 2017 - 2018
- Director Programs 2017
- Director Technology
- Director Academic Outreach 2017