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Welcome to PMI South Western Ontario Chapter!

We are the central source for Project Management leadership and Project Management Institute certification programs. Through networking, knowledge sharing, recognition and the promotion of volunteerism, we provide our members with the opportunity to build business relationships, share wisdom, stretch knowledge and experience leadership growth.

13th Annual Symposium

PMI SWOC President Kamran Khan invites you to join him for the 13th Annual 2016 Symposium to open the day June 24th at Best Western Lamplighter Inn!

Check out our 13th annual Symposium, The ACTS of Project Management: ACCOUNTABILITY, COMMUNITY, TECHNOLOGY & SCIENCE.  Our lineup of Keynote and Breakout speakers will share lessons, tips and techniques for your PM toolkit. Come and connect with 600 members in our diverse PM community. It’s the most memorable and fun way to acquire 7 PDUs.

 Featured Keynote Speaker: Colonel Chris Hadfield


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“Good morning, Earth!”


That is how Colonel Chris Hadfield Astronaut | First Canadian Commander of the International Space Station (2013) —writing on Twitter @Cmdr_Hadfield —woke up the world every day while living for five months aboard the International Space Station.

Take the opportunity to hear Colonel Chris Hadfield present Managing Complexity and Change and meet him at a book signing over lunch.

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WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE A SPONSOR OR VENDOR?  Showcase your products and services to our professional community? Learn more about these limited opportunities by emailing Kamran Khan, President, PMI SWOC at

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Annual General Meeting (AGM) for 2016

The President of the South Western Ontario Chapter of PMI is pleased to announce the call for the Annual General Meeting (AGM) for 2016. This event is FREE to PMI SWOC members, $40 for non-members; free if non-members sign up to be a PMI SWOC member. Please note that in order to become a SWOC member, you will have to become a PMI member as well. You cannot have SWOC membership without being a PMI member.

Best Western Lamplighter Inn
591 Wellington Road
London, Ontario
N6C 4R3

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Spring PMI®-ACP® Agile Certification Exam Preparation Course

PMI SWOC will be hosting a PMI-ACP® Agile Certified practitioner exam preparation course starting May 12th with classes taking place Thursday evenings through to June 30th. Classes will take place at Windermere Manor in London.

The Windermere Manor
200 Collip Circle
London, ON N6G 4X8

Thursdays May 12 to June 30, from 6:30 pm– 10:00 pm 

  • Chapter Member: $650 +HST
  • Non-Member: $800 +HST
  • Full Time Student: $550 +HST

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PMP®/CAPM® Spring Course Calendar

Ready to become a certified project manager?  PMI SWOC education is giving you the opportunity to prepare for your exams.  Four courses to choose from including, London, Sarnia, & Windsor. Choose either an evening or weekend course to fit your schedule.

London - Tuesday Evenings

April 5 - June 7

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London - Saturdays All Day

May 14 - June 18

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Sarnia - Monday Evenings

April 11 - June 20

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Windsor - Saturdays All Day

April 9 - May 7

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Register now to take advantage of our discounted course rates.

Early Bird Discount ends midnight, March 18.

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International Project Management Day

On-Demand Virtual Conference

Will you be one of them this year? Join us to:

  • Hear from the innovators and thought leaders that are changing "business as usual"
  • Enrich your skills and professional development—earn up to 20 PDUs
  • Improve your performance and that of your organization

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Essential Agile event was a great success

Five Essential Agile Tools For the Project Manager presentation

Close to 50 people attended our latest event to learn what the role of the Project Manager is in a company- wide transformation to Agile adoption. The speaker, Mishin Berteig of Berteig consulting  was engaging, knowledgeable and inspirational. He drew upon his deep knowledge, energy, with fascinating group brainstorming and discussion sessions  to bring the room to life and left members  feeling inspired, motivated, with valuable takeaways.

Stay Tuned for more exciting topics, and events!