Our next meeting is is February 13, 2014 from 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. at ITT Technical Institute, 12200 Westhaven Dr, Little Rock, AR.  Click here for a map.  In order to get a head count, we are asking those attending to register.  To register, click here!


We have remote locations and remote access available for monthly meetings! We still meet at ITT Technical Institute, 12200 Westhaven Dr., Little Rock. But we also have remote locations available in Conway, In Little Rock at Windstream, Euronet, Northrop Grumman, Life & Specialty Ventures, and in El Dorado at Murphy Oil!


Do you work with project managers that are not PMI Central Arkansas chapter members? Invite them to come along with you this month. Come network with project managers from a variety of industries! Guests are welcome! Lunch is provided at the ITT and Conway sites!


Guest Speaker:  Bea Nelson, PMP

Today’s Topic: Central Arkansas Chapter Strategic Goals for 2014 - Bea and the current chapter board members will be presenting the chapter Vision, Goals and  Action Plans for 2014, and upcoming volunteer opportunities.  

About Our Guest Speaker:  Beatrice Nelson, PMP has been a member of PMI and the Central Arkansas Chapter since 1999. Currently, she is working for UALR as Associate Director of Project Management.  Prior to her position at UALR, she worked for Southwest Power Pool, and the Arkansas Supreme Court, Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC).  Beatrice has also worked at ALLTEL Corporation in their Enterprise PMO, where she successfully managed a variety of projects, from call center initiatives to wireless network quality improvement projects. Ms. Nelson has volunteered for various chapter activities, which include serving as instructor and coordinator for the chapter's PMP prep courses and serving on several Professional Development Day committees. In 2003, she served as a team member on the PMBOK® Guide 2004 Update Project (Communications Team, PMBOK® Third Edition). Beatrice obtained her PMP certification in October 2003 and was named the 2004 PMI Central Arkansas Chapter Member of the Year. She is currently serving as the 2014 Central Arkansas PMI Chapter President.