PMI Bluegrass Chapter Meeting

PMI plans to launch the PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition in the third quarter of 2017. The exposure draft is open for comment to any members of the public with an interest in project management until July 26, 5:00pm EDT.  The new PMBOK® Guide will feature several significant content enhancements, including:

  • Expanded coverage of Agile
  • Three introductory sections for each knowledge area – key concepts, trends & emerging practices, tailoring considerations
  • More emphasis on strategic and business knowledge
  • Information on the PMI Talent Triangle and the essential skills for success in today’s market.

During this session, we will explore the PMBOK® Guide – Sixth Edition and discuss how it will affect us as project managers.


Sue Knies, PMP, CSSBB, Practices Management Director, The Solarity Group

Sue is an Executive Project Manager and Instructor with The Solarity Group, providing consulting services to companies by managing key projects, and working with employees to improve and strengthen their project management skills. As an instructor, she develops and enhances courseware, teaches and mentors students in project management, and helps translate best practices and principles into approaches that are readily understood and utilized. Prior to joining The Solarity Group, Sue had a long and distinguished career with IBM. Sue currently serves on the PMI KY Bluegrass Chapter Board as the VP of Programs, and actively shares her skills by volunteering on several committees at her church.


Thursday, July 21st (11:30am – 1:00pm)


JDI Grill and Tavern (Jefferson Davis Inn), 319 Cedar St., Lexington, KY 


11:30am: Networking
12:00pm: Program Begins & Lunch


About the PMI® Kentucky Bluegrass Chapter

The PMI Kentucky Bluegrass Chapter is recognized as a dynamic organization for professional project managers dedicated to serving the business, academic and government communities of central Kentucky and the advancement of project management – adding value to our members, our community, and our profession.

We want to be your authoritative source for project management information in Central Kentucky.

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