PMI Montgomery County Newsletter


The next dinner meeting is Wednesday, December 7th.

In the holiday spirit, the meal cost for this dinner is $10 for PMI Montgomery County, MD Chapter members in appreciation of their membership and $40 for non-members & guests. The cost of the dinner will be the same regardless if you pay in advance online or in person at the door. We look forward to seeing you!

Season's Greetings!

Topic: "Interface Management In the Cloud: Case study - Twinbrook Metro Garage”


Co-Presenters: 
Leonard Mayor and Ken Karr 

Co-Presenter Website: http://www.achatessystems.com


Presentation Abstract:
If you think building a parking garage is easy, you must come to this presentation! (worth 1 PDU)
Journey with two of the core consultants as we review the case study of the Twinbrook Metro Garage project. This project shows the successful implementation of cloud based interface management methodology and technology that documented and tracked the exchange of information between project participants and monitored the performance of all participants in making available the required information, reducing human error and miscommunication, while focusing stakeholders on the requirements of their roles. 

Get more details.

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And register for our December Project Showcase! Learn more.


Election Night:  Just as November marks election day for our nation’s leaders, it is as well for the MC Chapter. This election cycle, the following positions are up for election:

  • VP of Finance

  • VP of Education

  • VP Of Special Programs

  • Co-VP of Programs

For more information, please click here.

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Table Sponsorships Now Available for Monthly Chapter Dinners

After a successful pilot, the Montgomery County Chapter is now offering Table Sponsorships at our monthly dinners at Normandie Farms Restaurant in Potomac, MD. Monthly dinners are held the first Wednesday of the month eight times per year.  

For a full table sponsorship, the cost is $500, and offers 10 seats to be used by guests of the sponsor, regardless of whether or not the guest is a member of the chapter. In addition to the seats at a table, recognition of the support for our chapter by the sponsoring organization will be included in announcements and table signs.

Members and friends of the chapter - in order to make this program a success, please encourage your employer to become a sponsor. You may even be included in their guest list!

To sign up as a sponsor, please contact the VP of Communications by email at:vpcommunications@pmimontgomerycountymd.org

Education
Many upcoming training opportunities are available and are located under Education.

PMI-MC Toastmasters Club #1163128: PMPs - See How Fun Earning PDUs can be!
Our Toastmasters Club is sponsored by PMI-MC and is intended for PMPs. We are approved by PMI to issue PDUs. Meetings are at Walter Johnson High School at 7 PM on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month. Earn 1.5 PDUs per meeting.  For more information see the Toast Masters site.

2016 PM Day of Service Wrap-Up
Our chapter had the highest member participation rate of the 5 local chapters that co-sponsored the event. Our VP of Communications Matt Lowy served as one of the team leads in the PMO, and we greatly appreciate his great representation of the chapter.

If you have any suggestions or questions please contact :president@pmimontgomerycountymd.org.

Thank you for being a member!


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