MESSAGE FROM CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Welcome to the PMI Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Chapter website. I am delighted to announce that as of January 2017, the PMI KSA Chapter is the largest chapter in the Middle East, the 3rd largest chapter in the Europe Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region and the 30th largest chapter globally. Our Membership has grown to 2,142 members. Congratulations to all of us on this achievement in our first year as a chartered chapter!
I am also immensely proud of the successful PMI-KSA Chapter inauguration held on February 1st, 2017 and delighted to serve as President of the chapter.
It is my pleasure to share with you the success of our PMI-KSA Inauguration event. My deepest thanks and appreciation goes to all of the attendees, sponsors and the Board Members for making it a memorable occasion.
The Inauguration included a technical conference which was held over a two day period from February 1st and 2nd 2017 with a rich technical agenda that covered topics such as effective project management, engineering center of excellence and efficient construction management. It also included a session on project management as an enabler for Saudi Arabia’s 2030 Vision as well as presentations on challenges and successful strategies for executing Mega Projects such as SADARA, Riyadh Metro, Wasit and SATORP.
The elaborate exhibition at the Inauguration hall, enabled major sponsors of PMI-KSA to showcase their company’s significant technical capabilities, products and project management techniques.
More than 900 people attended the PMI-KSA Inauguration including VIPs from major Companies and Organizations, Sponsors, Project Management Professionals, Volunteers, Public Relations and Local Media.
I look forward to a terrific 2017 year for our chapter with great achievements for our members. I hope you will join us as we continue our efforts to support project management and project managers from all over the Kingdom.
Nabilah M. Al-Tunisi