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.

Past Events

PMP Study Group(Online Meeting)

March 28, 2020
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Cisco WebEx connection details will be sent to all who have registered.

Stakeholder Management & PMI Code of Ethics(Online Meeting)

$15.00 Members

$15.00 Non-Members

PMI San Diego Career Development Breakfast - 1 Leadership PDU(Event Canceled)

March 27, 2020
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM

The Broken Yolk Cafe
11630 Carmel Mountain Rd.
San Diego, CA 92128

What separates a high-performing team from the other average teams? Google spent two years dissecting over 180 teams to find the specific traits that high-performing teams have in common. The #1 trait, Psychological Safety, surprised even Google.

$15.00 Member Breakfast & PDU

$20.00 Guest Breakfast & PDU

PMI San Diego Biopharma / Life Sciences Dinner Event - 1 Strategic PDU(Event Canceled)

March 25, 2020
6:00 PM to 8:30 PM

DoubleTree by Hilton / Del Mar
11915 El Camino Real
San Diego, CA 92130

Next-gen sequencing provides a wealth of information in treating complex diseases. The regulatory pathway, however, is challenging. Come hear Karen Gutekunst, Illumina’s VP of Regulatory Affairs, describe their experience in comprehensive genetic testing.

$30.00 PMI SD PMO Dinner Event - Guest Ticket (advance registration)
$35.00 PMI SD PMO Dinner Event - Guest Ticket (at the door)

$25.00 In-Transition (advance registration)
$35.00 In-Transition (at the door)

$25.00 Member Ticket (advance registration)
$35.00 Member Ticket (at the door)

PMP Study Group(Online Meeting)

March 21, 2020
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Cisco WebEx connection details will be sent to all who have registered.

Procurement Management(Online Meeting)

$15.00 Members

$15.00 Non-Members

PMI Mission Area Roundtable Breakfast - 1 Technical PDU(Event Canceled)

March 20, 2020
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM

Maggie's Cafe
3232 Greyling Dr.
San Diego, CA 92123

Successful projects need proper cost management. In this round table session, we’ll discuss all things “COST” – how to keep projects on budget.

$15.00 PMI Member Selected menu & 1 PDU

$20.00 PMI Guest Selected menu & 1 PDU

PMI North County Roundtable Breakfast - 1 Technical PDU(Event Canceled)

March 18, 2020
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM

Walmart Labs
5600 Avenida Encinas, Suite 150
Carlsbad, CA 92008

Interested in learning more about managing schedules? Join us for a discussion lead by a panel of scheduling experts with expertise from construction to pharma.

$10.00 Member Breakfast (Bagels & Coffee) & PDU

$5.00 Member Coffee Only & PDU

$15.00 Guest Breakfast (Bagels & Coffee) & PDU

$7.00 Guest Coffee Only & PDU

PMP Study Group

March 14, 2020
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

USD – Alcala Park West: Durango Building, Suite C
5394 Linda Vista Rd.
San Diego, CA

RIsk Management

$15.00 Members

$15.00 Non-Members

PMI East County Breakfast - 1 Technical PDU

March 13, 2020
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM

Mimi’s Café / Santee
9812 Mission Gorge Road
Santee, CA 92071

Projects starts out with a specific goal (scope) but at the end the results don't always match the goal. Why does this happen? What is scope creep and how can we avoid it? This meeting's discussion will focus on scope and strategies to avoid scope creep.

$15.00 PMI Member Preset menu & 1 PDU

$20.00 PMI Guest Preset menu & 1 PDU

Networking Happy Hour

March 12, 2020
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Anthony's Fish Grotto
9530 Murray Drive
La Mesa, CA 91942

Come join PMI San Diego for Networking Happy hour! Meet new connections and expand your business base. Appetizers and 1 drink included. Bring your business cards!

$10.00 Happy Hour Member Ticket
$15.00 after 12:00 am March 12

$10.00 Happy Hour Guest Ticket
$15.00 after 12:00 am March 12

PMI San Diego Chapter Lunch - 1 Leadership PDU

March 12, 2020
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Apollonia Greek Bistro Restaurant - Costa Verde Center
8650 Genesee Ave.
San Diego, CA 92122

With a growing number of virtual communications, project managers are faced with the enormous challenge of leading teams that work from home, often in different time zones. How can we build strong relationships with those out there?

$20.00 Member Chapter Lunch & PDU

$25.00 Guest Chapter Lunch & PDU

PMI SD PMO Dinner Event - 1 Technical PDU

March 11, 2020
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Four Points
8110 Aero Drive
San Diego, CA 92123

In this session we’ll review different types of PMO structures and explore ways Agile frameworks can complement the execution of your company’s products and services. Then we can appreciate how these two powerful organizational structures can work togethe

$20.00 PMI SD PMO Dinner Event - Member Ticket

$25.00 PMI SD PMO Dinner Event - Guest Ticket

Pass your PMP before exam changes on July 1, 2020

March 09, 2020
8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

UCSD Extension – University City Center - Room 310
6256 Greenwich Drive
San Diego, CA 92122
https://extension.ucsd.edu/UCSDExtension/media/UCSDExtensionsMedia/about-extension/locations-maps-and-transportation/UCC-Directions.pdf

PMP Exam Prep Training is 5-day course program designed to prepare students for all ten knowledge areas of the PMP. Included are lectures and slides, practice questions, exercises and access to Project-Road’s e-learning course for review and on-going supp

$2,200.00 Non-Member Registration
$1,880.00 Earlybird rate before February 21

$1,500.00 Member Registration
$1,275.00 Earlybird rate before February 21

PMI San Diego Professional Development Breakfast - 1 Technical PDU

March 05, 2020
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM

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

Do you focus on helping your team move projects forward, or put out fires due to low stakeholder engagement? How do you have meaningful communication with stakeholders, at the right time, to increase engagement and feedback to increase project success?

$15.00 Member Breakfast & PDU

$5.00 Member Coffee Only & PDU

$20.00 Guest Breakfast & PDU

$7.00 Guest Coffee Only & PDU

PMI San Diego Career Development Breakfast - 1 Technical PDU

February 28, 2020
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM

The Broken Yolk Cafe
11630 Carmel Mountain Rd.
San Diego, CA 92128

Tackle your biggest challenges HEAD ON! Chris Nielson steers you in addressing your most complex issues using improv and experiential learning. Far more powerful and FUN than a lecture, this workshop has you experiencing insights and learnings.

$15.00 Member Breakfast & PDU

$20.00 Guest Breakfast & PDU

PMI Mission Area Roundtable Breakfast - 1 Technical PDU

February 21, 2020
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM

Maggie's Cafe
3232 Greyling Dr.
San Diego, CA 92123

Successful projects need proper schedule management. In this round table session, we’ll discuss all things “SCHEDULE” – how to keep projects on track for timely completion.

$15.00 PMI Member Selected menu & 1 PDU

$20.00 PMI Guest Selected menu & 1 PDU

PMI North County Roundtable Breakfast - 1 Technical PDU

February 19, 2020
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM

Walmart Labs
5600 Avenida Encinas, Suite 150
Carlsbad, CA 92008

Please come and participate in our engaging discussion of Moving from a Waterfall to Agile Approach to SW Development & Operations, led by Steven Heinrich, Assistant VP at LPL Financial!

$10.00 Member Breakfast (Bagels & Coffee) & PDU

$5.00 Member Coffee Only & PDU

$15.00 Guest Breakfast (Bagels & Coffee) & PDU

$7.00 Guest Coffee Only & PDU

PMP Study Group

February 15, 2020
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

USD – Alcala Park West: Durango Building, Suite C
5394 Linda Vista Rd.
San Diego, CA

Communications Management

$15.00 Members

$15.00 Non-Members

PMI East County Breakfast - 1 Technical PDU

February 14, 2020
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM

Mimi’s Café / Santee
9812 Mission Gorge Road
Santee, CA 92071

At this meeting we will engage in a round table discussion focusing on PMOs, what the different types are, what our experiences with them are, and how we can benefit from a more clear understanding of PMO types.

$15.00 PMI Member Preset menu & 1 PDU

$20.00 PMI Guest Preset menu & 1 PDU

PMI San Diego Chapter Lunch - Feb 2020

February 13, 2020
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Green Acre Campus Pointe
10300 Campus Point Dr.
San Diego, CA 92121

This presentation is a blend of information with undeniable experiences. Come prepared to challenge how you think about things. After all, "to get what we never got, we have to think like we never thought!"

$20.00 Member Chapter Lunch & PDU

$25.00 Guest Chapter Lunch & PDU

PMI SD PMO Dinner Event - 1 Strategic PDU

February 12, 2020
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Four Points
8110 Aero Drive
San Diego, CA 92123

Our Expert Panel of PMO leaders - Joseph Case, Paul Morris, Linda Paulson - will guide us through their processes and thoughts to appropriately prioritize work so projects are completed and the strategic goals of the enterprise are met. Please join us!

PMI SD PMO Dinner Event - 1 Strategic PDU

February 12, 2020
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Four Points
8110 Aero Drive
San Diego, CA 92123

Our Expert Panel of PMO leaders - Joseph Case, Paul Morris, Linda Paulson - will guide us through their processes and thoughts to appropriately prioritize work so projects are completed and the strategic goals of the enterprise are met. Please join us!

$20.00 Member Chapter Dinner

$25.00 Guest Chapter Dinner

PMP Study Group

February 08, 2020
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

USD – Alcala Park West: Durango Building, Suite C
5394 Linda Vista Rd.
San Diego, CA

Resource Management

$15.00 Members

$15.00 Non-Members

PMI San Diego Professional Development Breakfast - 1 Leadership PDU

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

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

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?

$15.00 Member Breakfast & PDU

$5.00 Member Coffee Only & PDU

$20.00 Guest Breakfast & PDU

$7.00 Guest Coffee Only & PDU

PMP Study Group

February 01, 2020
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

USD – Alcala Park West: Durango Building, Suite C
5394 Linda Vista Rd.
San Diego, CA

Quality Management

$15.00 Members

$15.00 Non-Members

PMP Study Group

January 25, 2020
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

USD – Alcala Park West: Durango Building, Suite C
5394 Linda Vista Rd.
San Diego, CA

Cost Management

$15.00 Members

$15.00 Non-Members

PMI San Diego Career Development Breakfast - 1 Technical PDU

January 24, 2020
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM

The Broken Yolk Cafe
11630 Carmel Mountain Rd.
San Diego, CA 92128

Biosero’s PMO oversees projects in software and instrument driver development, systems integration, corporate training and culture change. Come hear about the process, with detailed examples on managing multiple complex systems integration in the field.

$15.00 Member Breakfast & PDU

$20.00 Guest Breakfast & PDU

PMP Study Group

January 18, 2020
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

USD – Alcala Park West: Durango Building, Suite C
5394 Linda Vista Rd.
San Diego, CA

Earned Value Management (EVM)

$15.00 Members

$15.00 Non-Members

PMI Mission Area Roundtable Breakfast - 1 Technical PDU

January 17, 2020
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM

Maggie's Cafe
3232 Greyling Dr.
San Diego, CA 92123

Projects start out with a specific goal but at the end, the results don’t always match the goal. In this discussion, we'll discuss all things "SCOPE" - why scope creeps and what can be done to maintain customer expectations.

PMI North County Roundtable Breakfast - 1 Leadership PDU

January 15, 2020
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM

Walmart Labs
5600 Avenida Encinas, Suite 150
Carlsbad, CA 92008

The ability to influence without authority requires expertise, resources, fostering relationships, and the right attitude. We'll look at methods for developing the skills to influence change in a working environment, while also influencing personal perfor

$10.00 Member Breakfast (Bagels & Coffee) & PDU

$5.00 Member Coffee Only & PDU

$15.00 Guest Breakfast (Bagels & Coffee) & PDU

$7.00 Guest Coffee Only & PDU

PMP Study Group

January 11, 2020
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

USD – Alcala Park West: Durango Building, Suite C
5394 Linda Vista Rd.
San Diego, CA

Schedule Management

$15.00 Members

$15.00 Non-Members

PMI East County Breakfast - 1 Technical PDU

January 10, 2020
7:30 AM to 9:00 AM

Mimi’s Café / Santee
9812 Mission Gorge Road
Santee, CA 92071

At this NEW event we'll discuss format and opportunities to move forward. Then Sherry Remington will present how we actually deliver Program Benefits, what are they and how can we report them - and how they can provide value for the business.

PMI San Diego Chapter Lunch - 1 Leadership PDU

January 09, 2020
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Apollonia Greek Bistro Restaurant - Costa Verde Center
8650 Genesee Ave.
San Diego, CA 92122

Influencing without authority is a critical skill for project managers. In this session we explore a balanced approach to lead your team by impacting their decisions and behaviors in a positive and productive way, even without the luxury of authority.

$20.00 Member Chapter Lunch & PDU

$25.00 Guest Chapter Lunch & PDU

PMI San Diego PMO Dinner Event - 1 Technical PDU

January 08, 2020
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Four Points
8110 Aero Drive
San Diego, CA 92123

This is the inaugural meeting for PMO leaders in PMI San Diego. We'll discuss format, topics, and enhancing the PMO partnership, achieving business results with people, processes, systems and data for the PMO to take their output to the next level.

$20.00 Member Chapter Dinner

$25.00 Guest Chapter Dinner

PMP Study Group

January 04, 2020
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

USD – Alcala Park West: Durango Building, Suite C
5394 Linda Vista Rd.
San Diego, CA

Schedule Network Diagrams

$15.00 Members

$15.00 Non-Members