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Welcome to the PMI Singapore Chapter

A vibrant Chapter in the PMI Network, the second largest in Asia with more than 1900 active members.

The Chapter is focused on promoting project management next practices within the community, business and practitioners.

SPMI prides itself on providing a wide variety of educational programs with the aim to advance the careers of our members and the practice of project management.

Join the PMI Singapore Chapter (SPMI) and Singapore PM community, click here for membership benefits details.

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PMI Singapore Regional Symposium 2019

Register today and join hundreds of project management professionals.

You will gain insights from industry leaders, influencers and scholars to deep dive into the areas impacting our profession and changing business landscape.

Our theme ‘Change Agent and Value Creator, the DNA of Project Manager!’ will bring breakthrough opportunities and showcase the latest thinking in Project Management.

SPMI members benefit from discounted registration rates.

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Professional Development Seminars for PDUs

Creating opportunities to develop and prosper

Professional development isn’t a one-time thing – it should be a continuous part of your project management career.

Make it a priority to assess and improve your skill set, and you’ll increase your value to your organisation and enhance your future career prospects.

SPMI members benefit from discounted registration rates.

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Encourage Project Excellence

Inspire Women in Leadership

Empower Women in Project Management.

Professional development isn’t a one-time thing – it should be a continuous part of your project management career.

SPMI members benefit from discounted registration rates.

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PMI Singapore Regional Symposium 2019

Register today and join hundreds of project management professionals.

You will gain insights from industry leaders, influencers and scholars to deep dive into the areas impacting our profession and changing business landscape.

Our theme ‘Change Agent and Value Creator, the DNA of Project Manager!’ will bring breakthrough opportunities and showcase the latest thinking in Project Management.

SPMI members benefit from discounted registration rates.

Featured Articles

  • Symposium 2019 - UTAP funding

      UTAP Funding PMI Singapore Regional Symposium 2019, 28-29 March 2019   The funding period shall commence from 12  – 31 Mar 2019. Under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme), NTUC members enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support, capped at $250 each...

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  • PMI Singapore Regional Symposium 2019 Registration

    16 PDUs - Leadership 5 | Strategy 5 | Technical 6 UTAP Funding Approved! Under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme), NTUC members enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support, capped at $250 each year when sign up for courses supported under UTAP....

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 Galen Townson

 

Mr Galen Townson - EMBA, MAPP, PMI-ACP, PMP

Board of Directors
Project Management Institute

Galen Townson is a senior leader with over 25 years in strategic execution, complex programs and change initiatives, up to AU$500 million and general manager level, for education, energy, government, finance and for-purpose sectors, including the United Nations. He currently leads systems-level culture change for 162 schools to prevent child abuse, help children feel safe, and support well-being, engagement and learning.


Since 1999, Mr. Townson has served on boards, and finance, governance, audit and risk committees, including for professional associations, community and global sustainability nonprofits. He has completed NFP Board and Company Directors Courses, with ongoing director professional development required as a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and UK Institute of Directors.


Mr. Townson has 15 project management-related professional certifications including agile project and program, portfolio, benefits and PMO management. He has spoken at international conferences, taught project management and strategy execution to MBA level at a top-100 university, and was a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management.
Following his Executive MBA and Graduate Certificate in Social Impact (University of Western Australia), he studied sustainability (Curtin University), advanced project management and energy innovation certificates (Stanford University), and a Master of Applied Positive Psychology (University of Melbourne).


Joining PMI in 2000, Mr. Townson served in chapter board roles from 2009, as a chapter president in 2012–2014, and as region mentor in 2014–2018, supporting and developing leaders, boards and governance for PMI in Australia and New Zealand.


He enjoys being present, exploring, traveling, sailing and learning with his young family. He also has active interests in sustainability, social enterprise, design thinking and systems practice, and coaches and mentors for purpose, well-being and impact.


“The Value of Project Management” - PMI’s 2019 Pulse of the Profession® 

All strategic change is made possible through projects - and project managers help turn ideas into reality for organizations around the world. Thanks to the knowledge and skills of project professionals, more organizations can achieve their strategic goals – within budget. In this presentation, you will gain insights from PMI’s latest research on how champion organizations effectively implement their visions in a world increasingly disrupted by emerging technology - and how you can better help your organization to succeed.

 

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Chapter Membership

Total Members 1986
New members this year 120
PMP® Members 1425
CAPM® Members 16
PgMP® Members 13
PMI-SP® Members 3
PMI-RMP® Members 28
PMI-ACP® Members 55
PfMP® Members 3
PMI-PBA® Members 4
Breakdown by type  
Individual Members 1963
Student Members 22
Other Members 1
PMP/CAPM/PgMP/PMI-SP/PMI-RMP/PMI-ACP/PfMP/PMI-PBA are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.