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PMAC Director Representing Canada at ISO Plenary Meeting

PMAC director Peter Milsom has been selected by the government to represent Canada as head of delegation at the ISO Technical Committee 258 Plenary meeting (which deals with project, programme and portfolio management).  Milsom is an active participant in representing Canadian interests in global working groups shaping the future of the project management profession.  He is also currently the Convenor for the ISO 21502 project management guidance standard working group.

We extend our congratulations to Mr. Milsom and wish him good fortune in this endeavour.

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PMAC 2018 Annual General Meeting

PMAC's 2018 Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held on Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 starting at 10am Eastern time.  The meeting will be performed online, with online voting.  It is open to all officers and directors of the association plus all current members.  An agenda for the meeting will be posted in our Members Only section of the website when available.  At the present time, there is one proposed bylaw change.  We will post the details of the proposed bylaw change in the Members Only section as well, once we have the final text.  In the mean time, please plan to attend. 

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Upcoming ProjectWorld*BusinessAnalystWorld Conference Oct 28-31st

ProjectSummit*BusinessAnalystWorld and ProjectWorld are the leading educational and training conferences for
Project Management
and Business Analysis Professionals.

ProjectWorld*BusinessAnalystWorld
October 28th - 31st 2019
JW Marriott Parq Vancouver

Special offer open to PMAC members for 10% off using code: GC-PMAC

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PMAC-AGPC & UBC Professional Development Evening

On November 24, 2015 PMAC-AGPC and UBC held the Ptrofessional Development Evening at the UBC Downtown Campus at Robson Square. The Professional Development evening was a great success. The event was well attended in spite of the traffic problems in the Vancouver area. David Halliday gave an extremely interesting and informative talk on telescopes, the latest telescope technology, the animation rides they build, and tied it all together to project management. 

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PMAC-AGPC & UBC Professional Development Evening

PMAC-AGPC  & UBC Professional Development Evening

On November 24, 2015 UBC and PMAC-AGPC will be holding a Professional Development Evening in downtown Vancouver, BC at Robson Square.

There will be speakers, networking, and a panel discussion. There will be registration starting at 5:30 with the event starting at 6 pm. 

Mark your calendar. More event information and RSVP  information will sent out shortly.

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From Boom To Bust

Time To Be Lean And Mean?

My How Attitudes Have Changed

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Earn FREE PDUs on Saturday, September 12, 2015 at University of Toronto (Erindale Campus) in Mississauga

Come and be part of the experience. On Saturday, September 12, 2015 the finalists in the 5th annual PM Paper Competition will face off in a judged event. Each team of university students will give a short presentation on a past high-profile project, extracting lessons learned that can be applied to future projects. The teams will then answer questions from the audience and judges about the project, the lessons, and how they came up with them. Responses from the teams will be judged along with the presentations. The winning teams will earn cash prizes.

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Gunjan Dua Achieves Perfect Score on the Certified Agile Project Manager Exam

Morley Selver, PMAC's Director of Certification, would like to extend his congratulations to Gunjan Dua of Oakville, Ontario who achieved a score of 100% on the Certified Agile Project Manager exam on May 13, 2015 at the University of Toronto. Gunjan is only  the fourth person  to have ever received a perfect score on this exam.

For a list of those who have earned the Cert.APM credential, please see our certification directory.

[Cert.APM Certification Directory]

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PMAC Announces new Certificate in Virtual Team Management

Morley Selver, the Director of Certification, is pleased to announce PMAC's latest certification: the Certificate in Virtual Team Management.

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PMAC Hosts IPMA Council of Delegates Meeting

The Project Management Association of Canada was the proud sponsor of the spring 2014 IPMA Council of Delegates (CoD) meeting, in which delegates from approximately 60 countries came together in Toronto to discuss and vote on significant issues. The event was held downtown Toronto at the prestigious 1 King St. West hotel and conference centre.


Delegates seated in the main CoD meeting


PMAC Past President Kevin Aguanno representing Canada at the international event, delegated by Alex Jalalian (PMAC's president).

Many important issues were discussed and voted on at the CoD meeting including the admission of new country-level member associations into IPMA, and IPMA's strategic direction for the upcoming years.


PMAC member Peter Milsom (IPMA Level-A) being presented with a certificate recognizing him as an accredited assessor for the new IPMA Delta organizational project management maturity programme.


PMAC Past President Kevin Aguanno presenting the results of an IPMA strategy working session to the delegates.

 


PMAC President Alex Jalalian and Director of Certification Morley Selver were also active at the event.

Special thanks go out to Alex Jalalian and Lailee Ghorbani for their tireless efforts in organizing the event and making sure everything ran smoothly throughout the 6-day event. Their efforts raised the profile of PMAC within IPMA, and they made our association -- and our great country -- look good to the international community.

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