About

Overview

Who Attends?

The Professional Development Conference (PDC) presents a unique opportunity for learning and professional development for project professionals from any industry. The conference attracts professionals from all backgrounds and training, including:

  • Project Managers
  • Business Analysts
  • Engineers
  • Accounting & Financial Professionals
  • Information Technology Professionals
  • Project Coordinators
  • Project Architects

Nearly every role in every industry incorporates some element of project management. As such, we strive to create a diverse, well-rounded program that speaks to project professionals from varying backgrounds. If your organization or role is project-driven in any way, we guarantee that you will gain value from joining us at the 2017 PDC. 

Project Management Institute

With more than 450,000 members in over 185 countries, the Project Management Institute (PMI) is the global advocacy organization for the project management profession. PMI is actively engaged in setting professional standards, conducting research, and providing access to a wealth of information and resources. PMI also promotes career and professional development and offers certification, networking, and community involvement opportunities. For nearly 40 years, PMI has advanced the careers of practitioners who have made project management indispensable in achieving business results.

For more information, please visit www.pmi.org

PMI Southern Alberta Chapter

PMI Southern Alberta Chapter (PMI-SAC) is a vibrant Chapter in the PMI network, with more than 2,400 active members located throughout southern Alberta. The Chapter focuses on promoting project management principles within the community, business, and practitioners. PMI-SAC has dozens of helpful volunteers who assist in planning and executing world-class education and professional development-focused events, including our Professional Development Conference. For more information about the Chapter, learning and professional development opportunities and our events, please visit www.pmisac.com

Vision

To be the recognized leader in project management excellence.

Mission

We develop passionate project professionals.

Core Values

  • Professionalism
  • Mastery
  • Involvement