PMI Keystone Chapter - In-Person Monthly Event - March 2024 - York

Power Skills

Where: Penn State York | 1031 Edgecomb Ave, York, PA 17403| Joe & Rosie Ruhl Student Community Center Building (Community Room)

Topic: The Importance of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) in Project Management

Talent Triangle: 1 PDU - Ways of Working

Description:  In the Project Management industry, diversity is crucial for fostering innovation, creativity, and a variety of perspectives that drive better solutions and outcomes. Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives provide opportunities for fair representation and diverse voices, leading to more effective and well-rounded project teams. Embracing DEI offers the opportunity to tap into a wider talent pool, stimulating fresh ideas, and promoting a culture of respect and understanding.

The program will cover the following topics:

Empowering Aspiring Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) Credential Holders – Creating a Project Experience Template, providing financial assistance, and offering exam prep sessions, as well as creating a structured approach to identify and track 23 hours of project experience can enhance the development of aspiring CAPMs. The program could include conducting a 3-day in-person boot camp to provide intensive

training and to motivate aspiring CAPMs.

Developing the Pipeline for Future CAPMs – Working with Not-for-Profit agencies such as the Crispus Attucks Community Center and the Susquehanna National Heritage Area (SNHA) to gain project work experience.

Mentorship – Open discussion on how PMI Keystone, York Community members can get involved.

Presenter:  Eric D. Kirkland

Dress Code:  Dress code is business or business casual

Cost:  Free to Members of PMI Keystone Chapter and Penn State York Students; $5.00 for Non-members

The PMI Keystone Chapter or its representatives may take photographs and/or videos at this event. By registering, you agree that the PMI Keystone Chapter may use such images of you with or without your name, in any format, and for any lawful purpose, including, but not limited to, publicity, illustration, advertising, Web and Social Media content.

PDUs:  PDUs are to be self-reported by attendees and are not created automatically. Upon request, a certificate will be emailed to indicate completion of 1 PDU (0.1 CEU).

Contact:  For questions please email or call Craig Brodbeck at 717-538-6757.




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Type of category: Branch Meeting

Type of activity: Power Skills

Date: March 14th, 2024

Hour: 6:00PM to 8:00PM

# of PDUs: 1


Members: Free

Non members and Guests: $5.00


Penn State York

1031 Edgecomb Avenue
York, PA, 17403