Chapter Events

The San Diego Chapter holds regularly scheduled events. These events offer the opportunity for members and guests to learn about the latest in project management, share and exchange information, network, find job opportunities, and enjoy some refreshments.

PMI San Diego Professional Development Breakfast - 1 Leadership PDU

September 06, 2018
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Mimi's Cafe / Mira Mesa
10788 Westview Pkwy
San Diego, CA 92126

 Coaching, The Secret Sauce to Building a Culture of Accountability
Presented by: Alicia R. McLain, Organizational Transformation & Leadership Coach

Note: This event has a maximum registration of 50 people, so register now.

Abstract: Franklin Covey suggests there are four key roles leaders need to be able to play in the coming years that will be significant predictors of team and organizational success. Coaching is on the list!

Coaching (professional development, career, leadership, executive, performance) is becoming a regular part of the corporate lexicon as this next generation of workers takes their place in our companies and corporations. As a generation, they see coaching as a must for their development and assimilation. As companies move toward meeting the needs of this new generation of workers, they are building “cultures of coaching” and are seeing positive results.

Franklin Covey calls it:

Coach Potential:

Unleash the ability of each person on your team to improve performance, solve problems, and grow their careers.

So, what is coaching and how can a Project Manager add this to their tool kit?

In this presentation you will learn:

  • What is coaching?
  • Why is it an important skill to have for Project Managers?
  • Coaching demo
  • Tips & Resources you can use to start right away

As a sought-after speaker, coach and trainer, Alicia McLain is known as the ‘Organizational Whisperer’ and has for 15+ years, been about the business of building high performing teams, empowering leaders in transition and creating climates where teams can thrive using Agile practices. Her expertise is in the transformation of people and systems during Agile transformation.

Alicia coaches, trains and transforms mid-size to large companies domestically and internationally. As an executive and leadership coach who has led and witnessed the transformation of people, attitudes, hearts and minds towards greater agility and high performance using Agile practices. She is passionate about being of service to help connect organizations to their mission and values.

Alicia is the founder and co-organizer of the Agile Coaching Exchange for Southern California (ACE:SoCal) the first MeetUp group of its kind established in the United States in partnership with the flagship in London. She holds a PMP and Scrum Alliance certifications in Scrum Master, Product Owner, and Scrum Professional.

7:30 am Doors Open, Registration
7:40 am Opening Statements & Group Introductions
7:50 am Introduction & Presentation
9:00 am Adjourn

Please Note that PMI-SD has a no-refund policy for this event. All event registrations are final, non-refundable and non-exchangeable. 

Please contact with any registration related questions.


$15.00 Member Breakfast & PDU

$5.00 Member Coffee Only & PDU

$20.00 Guest Breakfast & PDU

$7.00 Guest Coffee Only & PDU