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

February 06, 2020
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM

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

 The Power of Project Team Motivation to Achieve Results
Presented by: Sylvia Melena, Melena Consulting Group

Registration at this venue is limited to 50 attendees. Register now to reserve your spot!

Abstract: One of the crucial leadership skills for project managers is motivating and inspiring their teams to achieve results. But what is motivation? And how can we unleash its power to achieve results?


  1. What science has to say about motivation
  2. How you can unleash its power to boost project performance
  3. Tips and tools you can apply to create a motivating and inspiring project experience.

SYLVIA MELENA is the Founder and CEO of Melena Consulting Group, a leadership and management consulting and training company in San Diego County. She is also the award-winning author of Supportive Accountability: How to Inspire People and Improve Performance. Her book has sold thousands of copies in five continents and is used to develop leaders in university and workplace settings.

Sylvia’s work in the field of leadership has been featured by the Society of Human Resources Management, HR Today, the Human Performance Association, LEADx, Entrepreneur, Fit Small Business, and other outlets.

Sylvia has a Master of Arts in Leadership and Organizational Studies and spent nearly 20 years in the trenches of management. She has led individuals, small teams, and entire workforces into notable performance improvement. Sylvia has also coached, developed, and trained hundreds of seasoned and emerging managers and supervisors. For more inforrmation see

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 [email protected] 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