Project Management Skills for the New Normal

Cross Ontario PD Day

saturday November 7 2020, 9AM-3PM

PMI - Ontario Chapters
Virtual Professional Development Day

Project Management Skills for the New Normal

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About The Event

Join us for our first PMI Ontario virtual professional development day. 
Hear from speakers as they share thoughts and tips on how you can refine your project management skills in our current environment.  

Virtual Event

Ontario PMI Chapter Members: $59

Non-Members of Ontario PMI Chapters: $79

Time

Saturday November 7, 2020

9AM to 3PM

Early Bird Discount

Register before October 24th and save additional $10

Keynote Speakers

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Sunil Prashara

President and CEO of PMI

About Sunil Prashara

As President & Chief Executive Officer of the Project Management Institute (PMI), Sunil Prashara is the lead advocate for PMI’s global organization, serving more than three million professionals working in nearly every country of the world. His primary responsibility is to implement PMI’s global strategic plan with a priority on strategic focus, customer centricity and organizational agility. This includes expanding the PMI footprint globally, as well as digitizing PMI’s offerings and platforms to benefit its members and a variety of other stakeholders. The plan will also continue to enhance and advocate for the profession of project management.

Sunil was named CEO of PMI in March of 2019. He brings more than three decades of valuable global leadership to PMI, with a solid track record of setting and delivering strategy, managing large scale transformation agendas, and meeting growth targets for international organizations.

Prior to joining PMI, he served as CEO of i1too Ltd in the U.K., a sales accelerator for digital start-ups, which he founded in 2016 and grew internationally. He previously served as CEO of Expereo International, and also held numerous executive leadership positions throughout the information and communications technology and telecommunications industries. His extensive multi-functional, multi-cultural, multi-geography experience includes managing sales, operations and digital transformation for companies such as Vodafone, Nokia, Accenture and Perot Systems (NTT). As a business executive, he has developed an appreciation for project management expertise, and understands from an “outside-in” perspective how PMI can expand its reach globally.

Sunil speaks Punjabi and Hindi. He is a graduate of the University of London and resides in the U.K. with his wife Kavita and two sons Kamran and Raghav. He enjoys golf, boxing, martial arts and traveling.

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Swish Goswami

CEO at Trufan, Investor, 3-Time TEDx Speaker & UN Youth Ambassador

About Swish Goswami

Swish Goswami, 23, is the CEO of Trufan, a social intelligence platform that helps brands of all sizes make smarter marketing decisions. His company has raised over $1.8M to date (from several NBA players and venture firms) and has clients like Samsung, Netflix, NBA, NFL, PUMA and a plethora of small to medium sized businesses. Trufan recently acquired the world's leading audience segmentation platform SocialRank.

Swish has given three TEDx talks, secured a publishing deal with Kogan Page and is an advisor/investor in popular social companies like Upstream, FaZe Clan and 6ixBuzzTV. He has a personal following of over 150,000 and enjoys speaking around the world under North America’s prestigious bureau Speakers Spotlight. For his entrepreneurial and philanthropic achievements, Swish was inducted into Plan Canada's Top 20 under 20, recognized as Startup Canada's Young Entrepreneur of the Year and awarded the United Nation’s Outstanding Youth Leadership award.

Speakers

April Callis-Birchmeier PMP, CCMP

President of Springboard Consulting

Cheryl Lee, PMP PMI-PBA CBAP

Business Analysis and Project Management Consultant

Jerry Bishop

Jerry Bishop

Carl Oxholm, CPA, CA

National Leader, Culture & Leadership

Dean Kulaweera

IT Job Search Coach | IT Recruiter | Speaker | Live Streamer

Jerry Bishop

Greg Githens, PMP

Executive & Leadership Coach, Consultant, Advisory Board Member, PMI SeminarsWorld Speaker

Mishirika Scott

Project Manager at California State University Los Angeles Student Success Systems | Trailblazer | 360° Mentor Leader

Jerry Bishop

Jerry Bishop

Marcus Glowasz

Co-Founder and Product Lead at Fortean

Rain Annie Lim

Social Venture Activist, Serial Entrepreneur, Speaker, Trainer, Coach, Philanthropist, Mom, Human Being, CEO & Founder WEWorldNetwork

Jerry Bishop

Jerry Bishop

Sunil Prashara

President and Chief Executive Officer of the Project Management Institute (PMI)

Swish Goswami

CEO at Trufan, Investor, 3-Time TEDx Speaker & UN Youth Ambassador

Jerry Bishop

Jerry Bishop

Swati D. Doshi

Founder & Managing Director, Human Results | Coach | Speaker | HR Partner at Hypothesis | Partner at Bluemont | Former Google Account Executive and People Operations Leader

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