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 has members in 195 countries, with almost 300 local chapters across the globe and  over 500,000 total members, PMI is a powerful organization. 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 and create online global communities that deliver more resources, better tools, larger networks and broader perspectives.

PMI Connects professional project professionals across the globe: Events Projects are the way that organizations deliver their strategies. Many mature organizations have a project management office, or PMO, that aligns efforts and introduces economies of scale in the execution of projects across the business. PMO leaders can affect significant change in their organizations. PMI’s annual PMO Symposium is tailored to these senior-level decision makers. Advanced topics such as the 2015 Thought Leadership Series on talent management show how PMI can be a partner in supporting business strategy. By being present at all levels of an organization, PMI elevates project management to a strategic role.

There are more than 650,000 PMI Project Management Professional certification holders worldwide-YOU can be one of them.... That’s a pretty large network to learn from and collaborate with.  Learn about which PMI certification is best for you!