About Us

PMI Great Lakes

PMI is the world’s leading not-for-profit project management professional association. Established in 1969 it has over 200,000 members in 150 countries. The New York City Chapter (PMI NYC) offers a variety of educational experiences, with opportunities to earn PDUs, to support and advance the careers of its membership.


Our Mission

Our mission is to enrich the knowledge, skills, careers, and maturity of our members in leading projects for stakeholders' competitive advantage.

PMIGL is known locally and globally as a principal source for the development and advancement of the project management profession, leaving its footprint on organizations through the success of its members.

Project Management Institute Great Lakes (PMIGL) has been the largest PMI chapter in Michigan for 40+ years and is committed to advancing the project management skills of its roughly 1800+ members.

Our Mission


PM Community Day of Service

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PM Community Day of Service

PMIGL’s 2nd Annual Project Management Community Day of Service is in the planning stages and tentatively scheduled for May 4th, 2024. The event will again be modeled after PM4Change and is intended to help selected Non-Profit Organizations address their most critical projects and initiatives. Interested in participating? Please contact our Community Day of Service Director at [email protected]

Military & Veteran Outreach

Are you Active-Duty military, transitioning service-member, or a Veteran? Turn your experience into a robust career in Project Management! In addition to all the existing benefits of a PMI Membership, PMIGL offers many services to help get you started on your new career path

Academic Outreach Services

1. Integration of project management into school curriculum.
2. Professional project management networking opportunities.
3. Support for individual research efforts within the academic community on project management.
4. Consulting on PMI academic certifications

Membership Networking

Happy Hours
PMIGL hosts several Happy Hours throughout the year for members at local restaurants

New Member Orientation
Held several times a year, these orientations give new members a chance to meet other chapter members, and learn all the benefits of being a chapter member

Annual Golf Outing & Networking Event
Great food and prizes accompany this scramble style golf event held every year in the fall

Member Appreciation Night & Job Fair
Held annually to show appreciation for chapter members and includes opportunities to network with fellow project managers, new member orientation, and chance to participate in a career fair and receive resume advice


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