Event Overview

Project Management Institute

Project Management Institute, (PMI), 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 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.

For more information on the Project Management Institute, please visit their website at www.pmi.org.

PMI Northern Alberta Chapter

“Engage, Connect, and Inspire Project Professionals Towards Excellence!”

Project Management Institute Northern Alberta Chapter (PMINAC) is a volunteer organization founded in 1981 that covers the geographic area of Northern Alberta and Northwest Territories.

Throughout the year, the chapter delivers monthly dinner and breakfast meetings, a world-class conference, and a host of networking opportunities. In addition, the chapter is committed to providing ongoing training and education through our programs, including our popular study group. These events and services provide members with the opportunity to earn Professional Development Units (PDUs) to maintain their professional designation. PMINAC is committed to the project management community and provides scholarships to deserving recipients through the Project Management Institute Educational Foundation (PMIEF).

For more information, please visit www.pminac.com or contact info@pminac.com.


To be the innovative leader in the Northern Alberta community for advancing project management and making individuals and organizations more successful. We are a responsive and collaborative centre of excellence promoting knowledge, skills, quality, integrity and leadership.


To be the pre-eminent project management leader in the Northern Alberta Chapter community so that individuals and organizations will embrace project management and attribute their success to it.

Guiding Principles

  • Sustainability
  • Quality (Best of the Best)
  • Value to members
  • Advocacy/Visibility for project management
  • Fiscal responsibility
  • Community
  • Transparency

Chapter Membership

PMINAC currently has over 1,700 members representing private and public corporations and small, medium and large consulting firms. Our members come from many industries, including:

  • Information Technology
  • Telecommunications
  • Oil and gas
  • Engineering
  • Construction
  • Utilities
  • Government