PMI Nova Scotia Background
Since its founding in 1969, the Project Management Institute (PMI) has grown to be the organization of choice for the project management professional. With more than half a million members and credential holders in more than 185 countries worldwide, PMI is the leading non-profit professional association in the area of Project Management. PMI establishes project management standards, provides seminars,educational programs and professional certification that more and more organizations desire for their project leaders.
Chartered in January 1998, the Nova Scotia Chapter has been very active in providing professional development workshops, dinner meetings, seminars and symposiums. The Chapter holds a variety of professional development programs and study groups to assist members working toward a PMI certification, such as the Program Management Professional (PgMP), Project Management Professional (PMP) and Certified Associate Project Manager (CAPM) designation.
For more information, visit the PMI Global web site at http://www.pmi.org.
Vision: Organizations embrace, value and utilize project management and attribute their success to it.
Mission: To advance the practice, science and profession of project management in a conscious and proactive manner.
- Knowledge sharing
- Thought leadership
- Social responsibility
- Passion for project management
- Link to PMI Global's Strategic Plan.
Follow this link to PMI Nova Scotia Chapter public documents.
PMI Nova Scotia Chapter reserves the right to cancel an event due to low enrolment or other circumstances which would make the event non-viable. If PMI Nova Scotia cancels an event, registrants will be provided a full refund.
1. The following rules apply if a participant cancels his or her registration:
b. Unless specifically stated on registration materials, the Cancellation Deadline is as follows:
i. Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner Meeting - 5:00PM four (4) business days prior to the event
ii. Professional Development Event - 5:00 PM five (5) business days prior to the event
iii. Golf Tournament - 5:00 PM ten (10) business days prior to the event
c. Refund and transfer of registrations:
i. If the registration has not been processed, the registration request will be cancelled, and no administrative fees shall apply.
ii. Cancellations received prior to the Cancellation Deadline are eligible for a refund less an administrative fee of the greater of $25 or 4% of the registration amount. Alternatively, the registrant may request that the full amount be applied to a future event occurring within six months of the original event date. Amounts not used within six months will be forfeited.
iii. Cancellations received after the Cancellation Deadline are not eligible for a refund. After the deadline, the chapter will have incurred expenses on the participant's behalf due to non-refundable meal(s) and/or materials.
iv. Whether the cancellation is received prior to or after the Cancellation Deadline, the registrant may transfer the full registration amount to another person with no administrative fee.
2. Refund Processing:
a. Refunds will be processed no later than 30 days after the cancellation date.
b. Refunds will be credited to the credit card used for registration, or refunded via cheque mailed to the registrant, depending upon the original payment method.