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Be part of the Largest Project Management Conference in Kerala Waves- Project Management Conference, 2018 Adapting Project Management for Disruptive Times 09 June, 2018, Ramada Resorts, Kochi

Waves 2018 Project Management Conference Adapting Project Management for Disruptive Times

About the Conference PMI Trivandrum Chapter is proud to bring you Kerala's largest state level Project Management conference - Waves 2018. The conference themed 'Adapting Project Management for Disruptive Times' will focus on how Project management practices are evolving to meet the challenges and requirements during the disruptive time. Luminaries from various industries viz. IT, Infrastructure, Film, Manufacturing, Real Estate, Auto, etc. will share their thoughts and provide indicators of success to the next-generation professionals. The conference includes key note addresses, technical paper presentations and in-depth panel discussions. It aims to provide fantastic networking, knowledge sharing and skill enhancing opportunities to delegates, speakers, volunteers and technical paper presenters. PMI Trivandrum Chapter have hosted hugely successful chapter conferences in the past. Thus ensuring a great delegate and knowledge sharing experience for all.

Event details Date: 9th June 2018 Venue: Ramada Resort, P V Sreedharan Road, Kumbalam, Ernakulam, Kerala 682 506 Theme: Adapting Project Management for Disruptive Times


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About PMI Trivandrum Kerala Chapter PMI Trivandrum, Kerala chapter is one of the 8 PMI chapters in India that was established in the year 2003, in Trivandrum, Kerala, India. The Trivandrum Chapter of PMI has been functioning in the Technopark Campus, Trivandrum. This year PMI moved its office to B'Hub, Mar Ivanios Vidya Nagar, Nalanchira. Over the years, the member community base of the chapter increased significantly and got spread over the entire state of Kerala and even beyond. And the chapter started providing the value to the entire community not restricted to the project management community but also Ÿ to the society. The key objectives of the Chapter are: Create a common platform for the Project Management professionals in Kerala to meet on a Ÿperiodical basis and share knowledge and experience. Promote globally accepted and standardized best Ÿpractices of project management towards project excellence. Build professionalism in project management by promoting PMP certification conducted by PMI and involve more professionals in contributing towards the continued growth of the profession. Following are the few of these value added services for members and credential holders provided by PMI Trivandrum Kerala chapter through various programs or Ÿ initiatives Collaborate with professional organizations like IEEE, CSI, The Institution Of Engineers (India) to conduct

programs of common interest. Wednesday talks conducted by IEEE are supported by PMI Kerala chapter. ŸAnnual Project management conference – waves – 2nd Saturday of June, alternatively on Trivandrum and Kochi. ŸStudent branches to groom the students in Project Management. ŸMonthly PMP trainings / Workshops alternatively in Trivandrum or Kochi. ŸProfessional Development - seminars and full day sessions on topics ranging from basic PM tools & techniques, case studies with multiple knowledgebased tracks and offering PDU accrual. ŸPublishes quarterly flagship journal which enables up-to-date on project management techniques, best practices, Chapter issues, activities and events. ŸVolunteer development program to enhance leadership skills, acquire new knowledge, network with other colleagues in the area and earn PDUs, all this at your pace and availability. ŸMentoring Program - opportunities to interact with experts and for mentoring

Key Achievements and Awards Multiple time winner of PMI Chapter retention award for the Asia Pacific region in 2014 and 2012.

Speakers of Previous Conferences

Confirmed Speaker Key Note Address

Dr. Edward J.Hoffman NASA Chief Knowledge Officer

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Dr.Krishnakumar T I, President PMI Kerala, Chairman Waves 2018 For more updates of speakers, stay tuned on

Unique Features

Attendance expected from professional and eminent personalities from across the country and specifically from the southern region

Professionals from diverse fields ranging from IT, Automobiles, Infrastructure, Telecom, Manufacturing, Government & PSUs among others.

Recognition and Awards in Project Management

Excellent opportunity to interact with senior managers and key decision makers from these industries.

Employee Registrations Organizations sponsoring their employees to participated at the conference can avail of bulk registration discounts. For details please write to us at

Sponsorship Guidance If a sponsorship opportunity to suit your organization needs is not listed, please do not hesitate to discuss your specific requirements. To discuss the sponsorship options, please email us at or Contact at +91 9447104461/ +91 7736196697/ +91 9446419301

Past Sponsors and Supporting Organisations

PMI Trivandrum Kerala Chapter B'Hub, Mar Ivanios Vidya Nagar, Nalanchira.P.O, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala - 6695 015 India Tel: +91-944 710 4461 Email: Website:

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Waves2018 - Biggest Project Management Conference in Kerala  

Be part of the Largest Project Management Conference in Kerala Waves- Project Management Conference, 2018 Adapting Project Management for D...

Waves2018 - Biggest Project Management Conference in Kerala  

Be part of the Largest Project Management Conference in Kerala Waves- Project Management Conference, 2018 Adapting Project Management for D...