PMI Membership Benefits

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics employment of project management specialists is projected to grow 7 percent between 2021 to 2031 averaging about 70,400 new openings each year over the decade.  If you are part of this growing profession or hope to move into it your career will benefit from membership in PMI.    Membership supports you by providing:

  • Knowledge Resources
    • 1,0000+ free tools and templates
    • The PMBOK® Guide
    • PMI Standards+™
    • PMI Picks™
    • The Business Reading Center
  • Communities and Volunteer Opportunities
    • 300+ local Chapters wherever you live or work around the globe
    • Communities of practice
    • Local and global volunteer opportunities
  • Savings on Certification and Maintenance requirements
    • $150 discount on certification exams
    • Free and discounted events and webinars to earn PDUs
  • Career Resources and Professional Development
    • World-wide job listings
    • Professional development courses, webinars, a study group, and other activities
    • Publications to help you stay abreast of the latest project management trends


The Value of PMI-SWIC Membership

Chartered in 1998 by our original “Mighty 15” engineers the chapter has been dedicated to advancing project management throughout the tristate area of southwestern Indiana, western Kentucky, and southern Illinois.  We strive to add value for our members through providing networking, education, and development opportunities to help you stay current and to develop the skills that will help you succeed in your professional goals. Our goals are to connect you to your local network of expertise, provide on-gong opportunities to connect with peers across a wide variety of fields and industries; and to promote the principles of the Project Management Institute by providing a variety of cost effective, high quality, programs and courses in continuing education and certification prep, informal networking events, plus career advancement and community involvement opportunities while supporting you and your project management career journey.

Access to Services—We seek out opportunities in a variety of formats that focus on interaction and networking

  • Live Events
  • Interactive Forum
  • On-demand Education
  • Co-Working Congress
  • Totally Analogue Activities
  • Hybrid Events

 Benefits of Membership—Save with free or discounted registrations or purchases on a broad spectrum of events, activities, and offerings available only to our members

  • Regularly scheduled chapter meetings with respected regional and national speakers
  • Regularly scheduled informal networking events
  • Co-sponsored events with other PMI chapters and local organizations to expand your professional networks
  • Special chapter discounts on PMI Store products
  • Discounted registrations to IIL’s 3 annual global conferences; and access to a limited number of free registrations
  • Discounted registrations on education resources from selected REPs
  • Post questions and comments on the PMI-SWIC Forum to get information, ideas, and support from our project management community
  • Join PMI-SWIC’s Mentorship Program for one-on-one support
  • Annual opportunities, to attend PMI annual Region 2 conferences, and have your expenses refunded

 Ease of Participation We’re all about making it easy to stay connected

  • Keep your PMI Profile and contact information current to receive email announcements about upcoming events
  • Follow PMI-SWIC on social media
  • Click here to send an email to the Board members if you have any questions
  • If you have financial problems let the Board members know; and we will advise you on existing PMI programs available to help.

Ethics in Project Management

Ethics matter in project management.  PMI’s Code of Ethics requires members, credential holders, and volunteers to act with respect, fairness, and responsibility in the workplace.