|About PMI Central Indiana
PMI Central Indiana Chapter (PMICIC) is the leading and largest professional association for project management in the state with over 1600 members of which more than a 1200 are professional credential holders. PMICIC is a chartered chapter of the Project Management Institute (PMI.org) serving the project management community throughout the state of Indiana.
The Project Management Institute Central Indiana Chapter (PMICIC) is a non-profit, volunteer supported organization. We exist to move our members from where they ‘are’ to where they want ‘be’ in their professional careers by providing networking, mentoring, educational, and career development opportunities. We welcome everyone to become part of this mission.
PMICIC is one of the 21 chapters from 8 states and 2 provinces included in the “North Central North American Region,” designated as Region 2 that includes Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin, Canada. PMICIC is the third largest chapter in Region 2, behind Chicagoland and Minnesota. The PMICIC member network includes key influences and primary decision makers of leading companies that represent 15,000+ project managers.
About PMI Global
PMI staff and over 8000 volunteers are the lifeblood of PMI that includes over 400,000 members in over 180 countries and supports 265 chapters geographically dispersed across 70 countries. PMI certification holders has grown to over 600,000 and include PMP, PgMP, PMI-SP, PMI-RMP, PMI-ACP, CAPM.
As a PMI member you have the right to join the network of chapter organizations that can serve you in your local area. Chapters allow you to meet your Project Management peers face-to-face. Chapters enhance the ability of PMI to advance its mission and objectives by encouraging local businesses, universities and professional organizations in the chapter area to embrace Project Management Professionalism in their activities. Chapters work to enhance the spread of Project Management Professionalism through meetings, educational programs, and outreach events that are designed to promote awareness, knowledge and understanding of Project Management principles, techniques and tools.
Project Management Institute is the world’s leading not-for-profit professional membership association for the project, program and portfolio management profession.
Founded in 1969, PMI delivers value for more than 2.9 million professionals working in nearly every country in the world through global advocacy, collaboration, education and research.
PMI advances careers, improves organizational success and further matures the profession of project management through its globally recognized standards, certifications, resources, tools, academic research, publications, professional development courses, and networking opportunities. As part of the PMI family, Human Systems International (HSI) provides organizational assessment and benchmarking services to leading businesses and government, while ProjectManagement.com and ProjectsAtWork.com create online global communities that deliver more resources, better tools, larger networks and broader perspectives.
About the Profession
51 million is the number of people across the globe engaged in the management of projects, according to PMI’s research in 2013, which has been validated by the Economist Intelligence Unit. That is about the population of South Africa, or South Korea – and it presents a huge opportunity for PMI as we work around the world to continue advancing our shared profession.