Welcome to the PMI Eastern Iowa Chapter (EIC)!
The Project Management Institute (PMI) is the world's leading not-for-profit membership association for the project management profession, with more than half a million members and credential holders in 185 countries. Our worldwide advocacy for project management is supported by our globally-recognized standards and credentials, our extensive research program, and our professional development opportunities.
The PMI EIC supports PMI and advances project management professionalism through its vision and mission.
The PMI EIC will be recognized as a dynamic organization of professional project managers dedicated to serving the business and educational community of Eastern Iowa through the advancement of project management.
The PMI EIC will provide a forum for professional project managers to promote the principles of the Project Management Institute through networking with other project managers, sharing project experiences, providing and receiving training, and supporting project managers in their certification efforts.
Benefits of Membership
The PMI EIC is made up of 287 members (as of July 2015) and serves an area in Northeast Iowa. We offer many opportunities to network with peers and keep current on best practices in project management. Some of these personal and professional benefits include:
Monthly Meetings - Monthly meetings are conducted from February through November each year. These meetings provide a platform to connect, network, and learn.
Monthly Newsletter - Free subscription to our monthly newsletter, which includes information about guest speakers, events organized by the chapter, project management articles by known authors, membership information, and local chapter updates.
Opportunities to earn Professional Development Units (PDUs) - PMI EIC provides several opportunities to earn PDUs.
Reduced Pricing - Members receive a lower rate for monthly meetings and other chapter-sponsored events.
Volunteer Opportunities - Contribute your unique set of skills, talents, and interests. You can join a committee, run for the Board of Directors, write an article for the newsletter, or be a speaker at a chapter event.