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Project Management Institute

Pune Deccan-India Chapter

Making project management indispensable for business results. ®

 Invitation for the 130th Monthly Seminar

PMI Pune Deccan-India Chapter is pleased to invite you for interesting and thought provoking seminar:

High Level Agenda

10:00 to 10:15


10:15 to 11:15

Topic: Insights into Management of Projects in Process Industry


Speaker: Rajarama Krishnaswami



11:15 to 11:20

Felicitation of new PMP certified professionals and announcements

11:20 to 11:45

Networking with Tea/Coffee & Refreshments

11:45 to 12:45

Topic: Brainstorming on Benefits from Agile Development Techniques

Speaker: Rahul Sudame

Profile of the speakers – 

Rajarama Krishnaswami

Rajaram has over 30 years of work experience in several disciplines.

He spent the first ten years of his career working for a major Indian cement company, moving from factory to factory as part of the company's career development program, learning new technologies, cultures and languages, working in such areas as Operations, Maintenance, Industrial Engineering, and Project Management.

He then worked as Project Manager for a challenging cement plant project in Indonesia from concept to completion, coordinating with International Consultants and the Customer, and negotiating with suppliers, contractors, internal functions to achieve the Project’s Objectives. He is a Certified Instructor of The Lewis Institute, Inc. (USA), providing expertise in Project Management Systems and Training.

He is an adjunct member of the faculty at a leading Business School, where he teaches Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Service Operations Management and Customer Relationship Management. He enjoys the interaction with budding managers and keeping abreast with the latest management philosophies from an academic perspective in addition to his practical experience.


Rahul Sudame

Rahul is Senior Management Professional and Agile expert. He is a proven leader and Project/Program manager in the IT industry. He has more than 13 years of experience.

He was Vice President (Corporate) and Director (Programs) at PMI Pune-Deccan India Chapter. Rahul is PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP), Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Certified Scrum Professional (CSP), Project Management Professional (PMP) and ITIL Foundation certified.

Rahul has been associated with PMI since 2005 and has been associated with PMI Pune chapter since its inception. As a VP-Corporate Relations of PMI Pune chapter, he interacts with various organizations in promoting value of Project Management and for spreading awareness of Project Management framework and credentials like PMP, PMI-ACP, CAPM etc. He has been involved in many PMI Community of Practices and interacts with various PMI chapters and PMI Global operations center regarding new trends and advancements in Project Management profession and its reflection in PMI standards and credentials.

Monthly seminar is FREE FOR ALL / NO Entry FEE; one does not have to be Pune Chapter member to attend this seminar. 

1.  Please share this information with other interested acquaintances / your friends, they need not have to be Pune Deccan Chapter member 

2.   Practicing PMPs can earn 1 to 2 PDUs by attending seminar 

3.   Non paid members may subscribe to On Target Newsletter by paying marginal amount of INR 100/- annually. All payments must be paid in advance. Checks payable to: "PMI Pune-Deccan India Chapter", Payable at: Pune, India. You may bring the check on seminar day and handover to Sangeeta Zaparde (Finance Director)Shyam Bhavsar (Marketing & Communications Director) OR Himanshu Warudkar (Programs Director). Please write your Name, email ID & Date of Subscription backside of the check.


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3.     Chapter website: www.pmipunechapter. org


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