With former President Bill Clinton as the keynote speaker at PMI Global Congress 2010 — North America, you had to know PMI was going to be in the news this week. “If you’re a project manager and you’re a professional, there’s always going to be something you can do for the next 50 years in the 21st century,” Mr. Clinton told the audience Sunday night. Also newsworthy:
- Walden University announced on Monday that it has been designated as a Registered Education Provider by PMI.
- PMI announced their slate of newly elected officers and board of directors for 2011. Congratulations to all!
- National Ignition Facility (NIF), a project sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), has been honored by PMI as the winner of its prestigious PMI Project of the Year Award.
- PMI has announced the winners of its Component and Professional Awards for 2010, along with the 2010 winner of the PMI Educational Foundation Awards. The award winners were recognized at the PMI 2010 Awards Ceremony on 9 October 2010 at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center near Washington, DC.