PMI 2017 Symposium
CRi was a proud sponsor of the 2017 PMI Professional Development Symposium in Sioux Falls. The event had over 190 attendees and featured keynote speaker Andy Kaufman, author of three books and host of “The People and Projects” podcast. The symposium featured three tracks of workshop sessions: Leadership, Technical and Agile. CRi’s Senior Vice President, Jackie Austin, participated on a panel addressing project management best practices. CRi has promoted the project management industry and supported PMI chapters in Omaha, Nebraska (Heartland Chapter) and Sioux Falls, South Dakota (Sioux Empire Chapter).
The Project Management Institute (PMI) is an excellent association for the project management profession. Members are provided resources and research that aim to advance careers and practices. Members also have access to educational materials that supplement their knowledge and skills. CRi proudly supports organizations, like PMI, that aspire to advance careers in technology and related fields.
PMI is a worldwide, not-for-profit organization that boasts more than 700,000 members and affiliates. If you are interested in joining or supporting a local chapter, please visit the PMI website.
Jackie Austin has been with CRi for more than 15 years and currently oversees the Solutions Center and Staffing. She has over 20 years of experience as a technology professional and leader in information technology business operations.