Faithful+Gould to Sponsor the Project Management Institute Portland Chapter 2017 Annual Conference

Keelin Cox
Faithful+Gould will serve as an In-Kind Bronze sponsor at the Project Management Institute (PMI) Portland Chapter 2017 Annual Conference, which runs Thursday and Friday, September 14-15, 2017, in Portland, OR.

In-Kind Bronze Sponsors are recognized for promoting the Chapter through their active volunteerism and impact within the local project management community. For nearly three years, Faithful+Gould has hosted month roundtable sessions for PMI’s Portland chapter, facilitating discussions and providing speakers at the sessions. Thanks to this continued effort, PMI’s Portland Chapter was pleased to offer this sponsorship level to Faithful+Gould at the upcoming Annual Conference.

The conference is expected to connect more than 600 business, project, program and portfolio management professionals from across the government, healthcare, commercial, energy, retail, semiconductor industries. Attendees will network with one another and attend informative sessions as they grow their knowledge, learn from other practitioners, and hear about products and services which support the project management profession and their career goals.

The event will offer two key note speakers, as well as a range of other speakers during breakout sessions, which have been categorized into tracks: Strategy, Technical, Leadership, Agile and Business Analysis.

"I have attended PMI Portland’s Annual Conference the past two years and each time the lessons have been current, innovative and motivating to put into practice."

Maria Schaeffer, Faithful+Gould program director

PMI’s Portland Chapter is known as an innovative leader in the region for advancing project management; making individuals and organizations more successful; and promoting ethics, quality, knowledge, skills, integrity and leadership.

As a sponsor, Faithful+Gould will be exhibiting a booth during the conference. Faithful+Gould will be represented by Program Director Maria Schaeffer and Cost Manager Vighnesh Umapathy, who currently serve as members of the PMI Portland chapter.

Program Director Maria Schaeffer shared, "I have attended PMI Portland’s Annual Conference the past two years and each time the lessons have been current, innovative and motivating to put into practice. I look forward to the high-quality speakers from around the globe who will share their techniques, experiences and connections within their greater network."

The agenda for both days, with a complete list of speakers, can be found here.

If you are in the area, register to attend and be sure to stop by our booth to learn more about our project management expertise.

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