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 Networking Happy Hour

October 29, 2020
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM




Happy Hour Networking Event



Come join PMI San Diego on October 29th for our Networking Happy Hour.

We are pleased to have Chakri Bokka, the VP of Comms for the PMI San Diego Chapter, at this event to talk about Servant Leadership.


In this interactive session, Chakri will introduce the concept of Servant Leadership and help achieve the following session objectives for the participants.

  • Identify the essential elements of Servant Leadership as a life and leadership philosophy.
  • Determine how Servant Leadership aligns with your personal aspirations and leadership goals.
  • Assess how the practice of Servant Leadership will enhance your effectiveness as a leader.
  • Identify one expression of Servant Leadership you want to improve.


Presenter Bio:

Chakri Bokka( is a PMO Professional, Digital Transformation Expert, ITIL Practitioner and Servant Leader with 20+ years of success providing IT Solutions, administering budgets over $45 Million, cutting millions in IT expenses and driving business innovation to accelerate business growth and gain competitive edge.  He has deep expertise in deploying Medium to Large Scale ERP, DW/BI, Cloud Integration, Program, Portfolio and Project management, Software Development/Architecture, Release management, Systems Integration and Application Support. In his current role as a Senior Manager at Providence Consulting Group, Chakri manages programs for multiple scrum teams to ensure timely delivery, design review, task breakdown, assignment, estimations, issue triage, and backlog refinement in the domains of IAAS, PAAS and SAAS and operations by implementing hybrid infrastructure capabilities and robust practices to optimize how IT engages inter-departmentally.

Chakri actively volunteers as a board member at Project Management Institute San Diego(, since June 2017, and has leadership role in modernizing and optimdizing the infrastructure and application portfolios that interface with over 5000 Project Management Professionals in San Diego. Chakri is also selected for Leadership Institute Master Class (2020) sponsored by PMI Global that provides formal training as a servant leader in addition to providing opportunities to serve over a million PMI members across the world in various volunteer opportunities.

Bring your choice of drink and join the fun! Hope to see you October 29th from 5.30 pm to 7 pm.

Registration details: (Free for members and non-members)

Login information will be sent on the day of the event

Any questions, contact Carmen Skipworth at [email protected]


5:30 pm Roll call / Introductions

5:45 pm Drinks & Game

6:00 pm Topic Intro/Speaker

6:10 pm Topic Discussion/Group Participation

7:00 pm Feedback via chat/Adjourn

Bring a drink to cheers!







$0.00 Happy Hour Member Ticket

$0.00 Happy Hour Guest Ticket