If you are a PMI member is good standing you will get a personalized email with voting rights for selecting PMI directors (4 posts). Please exercise your rights. To know more about the members who are contesting for the Board click: http://www.pmitoday-digital.com/pmitoday/july_2018?pg=10#pg10
There are many ways that you can contribute to PMI as a volunteer and advance your career. Our volunteer opportunities encompass a wide range of interests, skills, and goals, so find the opportunity that’s right for you.
If you are a certified PM Professional, these opportunities will help you to earn PDUs and also be part of the development of new standards, mentoring and other areas in the field of Project Management
For more information please click : https://www.pmi.org/membership/volunteer/opportunities
New Standard is Released – Standard for Organizational Project Management (OPM)
This new standard provides a framework to align project, program, and portfolio management practices with organizational strategy and objectives. It’s a valuable tool for organizations looking to better meet their strategic objectives – regardless of approach and where they are in the value delivery landscape.
For more information read more and free download (IF you are a PMI member in good standing you can download the copy): https://www.pmi.org/pmbok-guide-standards/foundational/organizational-project-management
Coming Soon: Exposure Draft, The Standard for Risk Management in Portfolios, Programs, and Projects
Help shape the content in this new PMI standard by participating in the exposure draft process, coming soon. The standard will be available for comment from 8:00 a.m. 9 July to 5:00 p.m.12 August 2018 (all times EDT), and is open to anyone with an interest in risk management in portfolios, programs, and projects. Visit ed.pmi.org to participate.
Statistics of Interest as of 31 May 2018
PMI® membership is 530,617
Total Project Management Professional (PMP)® credential holders: 870,429
Total Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® certification holders: 36,433
Total Program Management Professional (PgMP)® credential holders: 2,347
Total PMI Scheduling Professional (PMI-SP)® credential holders: 1,849
Total PMI Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP)® credential holders: 4,762
Total PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® certification holders: 21,937
Total PMI Portfolio Management Professional (PfMP)® credential holders: 559
Total PMI Active Professional in Business Analysis (PMI-PBA)®: 2,515
Worldwide, there are 293 PMI® chapters, with a total chapter membership of 280,345.