NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International Institute for Learning, Inc., a global training and consulting company, today announced the company will unveil innovative new features of the soon-to-be re-launched on-demand training program, The Project Management Certificate Program, at its online conference for International Project Management Day on November 6. A record number of participants are expected to attend – more than 75,000 – with over 160 countries represented, making it one of the largest global online project management events in the world.
Keynote addresses include:
- Dr. Harold Kerzner (IIL Senior Executive Director and author of the forthcoming book Project Management 2.0) on "Changing Times: Growth of Project Management 2.0"
- Joanna Durand (Managing Director, Head of Citi Global PMO, Citigroup) on "Project Management: Great Things Come to Be When Small Things Come Together"
- Stephen Ritz (Educator/Green Innovator/Social Entrepreneur, Green Bronx Machine) on "Growing Our Way into a New Economy!"
- J. LeRoy Ward (President, Ward Associates and facilitator of the newly enhanced Project Management Certificate Program) on "6 Steps in Developing a Governance Model for Strategic Portfolio Management"
Each keynote will include 15 minutes of live Q&A during the event.
IIL's IPMDAY will also feature more than 25 video presentations from global trainers, consultants, practitioners, CEOs, and authors – including professionals from Mayo Clinic, Project Management Institute, Price Waterhouse Coopers, IIL and other leading organizations.
Participants will be the first to capture key insights and best practices for optimizing individual, team, and organizational performance, and have the opportunity to network with fellow attendees and visit virtual booths from IIL and the event sponsors. PMI-certified practitioners will also be able to claim up to 12 Professional Development Units (PDUs) for attending.
"IIL is proud to celebrate the contributions of project managers all over the world, and to continue to develop the most innovative learning solutions for our clients," said E. LaVerne Johnson, Founder, President, and CEO of IIL. "We truly believe in the power of the profession, which is why we seize the opportunity every year to give back – to our customers, to our great pool of talented trainers, and to the world which is without a doubt a better place because of what is accomplished every day by project managers."
About International Institute for Learning, Inc. (IIL)
With a wholly owned network of operating companies all over the world and clients in more than 150 countries, IIL (www.iil.com) is a global leader in training, consulting, coaching and mentoring, as well as customized course development. IIL's core competencies include: Project, Program and Portfolio Management; Business Analysis; Microsoft® Project and Project Server; Lean Six Sigma; Agile and Scrum; PRINCE2®; ITIL® and IT Security; Sustainability and Corporate Consciousness; and Leadership and Interpersonal Skills.
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