Our Sponsors

The UMD Project Management Center for Excellence would like to thank our Symposium sponsors. Funding to develop and deliver the symposium each year comes from attendee registration and sponsorship fees.  After covering event expenses, any remaining funds are used to provide scholarships to students pursuing a degree in project management. As part of the registration process, any symposium attendee is also invited to donate funds specifically designated for scholarships if they choose.

Industry Sponsors

Office of Maryland Applied Graduate Engineering

The Office of Maryland Applied Graduate Engineering connects working engineers and technical professionals to the world-class expertise of the A. James Clark School of Engineering.  Afternoon and evening classes are taught by faculty at the forefront of their industries and incorporate the latest education tools to create a collaborative, interactive learning environment. Online and remote site programs also provide students the flexibility to earn a Master of Engineering or Graduate Certificate in Engineering while balancing work and family.

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Track Sponsor

PMI Government Relations Office

PMI is committed to supporting project, program and portfolio management within governments worldwide. Our global government relations team works with lawmakers, agencies, ministries, and parliamentary bodies around the world to encourage adoption of leading project and program management practices, which improves delivery of goods and services and reduces unnecessary waste.

Exhibitor

Clark Construction Group LLC

clark_construction_logo_288Clark Construction Group is one of the most experienced and respected building and civil construction firms in the United States. For over a century, we have been transforming the ideas and visions of our clients into award-winning projects. We build with the intention of exceeding our clients’ expectations for safety, quality, functionality, and aesthetics, and deliver finished products that stand the test of time.

M Powered Strategies

M Powered Strategies is an SBA-certified HUBZone Small Business consulting firm, with a mission to empower government and nonprofit clients so they can better serve the public. Founded in Washington, DC, in 2002, we work with managers and executives to help them optimize their organizations. We pride ourselves on being experienced consultants, trusted advisers, and reliable partners. Our delivery teams bring passion, energy and experience to the table to help our clients solve their most challenging problems, and enable them to build and develop their organizations. M Powered Strategies has an ISO 9001-2015 certification; and is officially recognized as an Employer of National Service.

PMI Southern Maryland Chapter

The PMI Southern Maryland Chapter will be recognized as a dynamic leading edge organization comprised of dedicated project management professionals, who are committed to serving the business and educational community of Southern Maryland through the advancement of Project Management knowledge.

 

Media Sponsors

PM World Journal

The PM World Journal is produced monthly by PM World Inc., a professional organization based in the United States but with advisors, authors, correspondents and stakeholders in various countries around the world.  PM World is a virtual organization reflecting the 21st century reality of a connected world where individuals and organizations worldwide can collaborate for the creation, sharing and application of new knowledge.

Host

Project Management Center for Excellence

Effective project and program management is the competitive advantage that makes the difference between success and failure. Recognizing this, A. James Clark School of Engineering developed the Master of Engineering and Graduate Certificate in Engineering programs in Project Management to meet the needs of working engineers, architects and technical professionals in this rapidly evolving field.

Our high quality, challenging project management degree programs encompass technical expertise, behavioral competence, and strategic awareness. Courses are taught not only by esteemed faculty but also by industry experts. As the first project management program in an engineering school to be accredited by the Project Management Institute’s Global Accreditation Center, the University of Maryland empowers students to put high-demand project management methods into everyday practice.