The intent is to provide the chapter members with opportunities to sharpen their project management skills, learn new concepts and ideas, interact with peers from various industries, and also earn PDU credits at an economical cost.
Overview[ edit ] The PMI serves more than 2. Its services include the development of standards, research, education, publication, networking-opportunities in local chapters, hosting conferences and training seminars, and providing accreditation in project management.
It was incorporated in the state of Pennsylvania in the same year. PMI described its objectives in as to "foster recognition of the need for professionalism in project management; provide a forum for the free exchange of project management problems, solutions and applications; coordinate industrial and academic research efforts; develop common terminology and techniques to improve communications; provide interface between users and suppliers of hardware and software systems; and to provide guidelines for instruction and career development in the field of project management.
The functions were performed through the Professional Liaison Committee which called on and coordinated with the Technology, Research Policy and Education Committees. Carter became president of the PMI. During his incumbency the number of members tripled to 90, members from countries around the globe.
The current president is Mark Langley. The number of members tripled again tomembers from countries in Credential holders do not have to be members of PMI.
To initially obtain a PMI credential, candidates must first document that they have met required education and experience requirements. They must then pass an examination consisting of multiple choice questions.
To maintain most PMI credentials, holders must earn Professional Development Units PDUswhich can be earned in a variety of ways such as taking classes, attending PMI global congresses, contributing to professional research or writing and publishing papers on the subject.
Most credentials must be renewed every three years.PMI-DVC 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 experiences, providing and receiving training, and supporting project management professionals in their certification efforts.
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