September Chapter Meeting; PMBOK 7 and the changes to the New PMP Exam

September Chapter Meeting;  PMBOK 7 and the changes to the New PMP Exam

September  15, 2021  6:00pm - 7:30pm

Sept Speaker

Guest Speaker: Vicken Behlawanian, PMI Authorized Instructor PgMP, PMP, RMP, PBA and ACP

PMBOK 7 and the changes to the New PMP Exam

Purpose & Outcomes  

The new PMBOK version 7 is scheduled to be released in August. A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) is PMI’s flagship publication and is a fundamental resource for effective project management in any industry. Over the years, business has changed considerably, but projects remain critical drivers of business success.

The book includes The Standard for Project Management. The standard is the foundation upon which the vast body of knowledge builds, and the guide serves to capture and summarize that knowledge.

The purpose of this presentation is to help attendees become familiar and knowledgeable about PMI, the new PMBOK and more. It will include:

1.         Introduction and PMI Chapter President Word

2.       Overview of All PMI certifications, Career paths in Project Management Industry

3.       Overview of the new PMBOK 7th Edition

4.       Overview of the new PMP Exam 2021

5.       Preparing for your PMI Exams, Do’s and Don’ts



Vicken Behlawanian holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) Degree with a Bachelor in Computer science with more than 15 years’ experience as a portfolio, program and project manager, educator, technology consultant, business owner, and consultant. He has consulted a range of businesses, including banks, hospitals, construction firms, and many others. Vicken has helped several organizations in setting up their project management processes and project management offices. Vicken has more than 10,000 hours of instructor-led training in 9 different countries. 

Vicken is passionate about helping students pass the PfMP, PgMP, PMP, RMP, PBA and ACP exams. He trains ITIL, Prince2, Six Sigma, among so many other courses in project, program, and portfolio management. He has led many projects, developed and published more than 60 websites and mobile applications. He is active on Udemy, follows up with students, and helps them to succeed in their exams.

Vicken works as a Director and Consultant in Formatech FZ-LLC, a regional based training and consultancy firm. Formatech offers more than 500 international courses, Located in United Arab Emirates and Lebanon and improving the competencies of the professionals in the region.


PMI Authorized Instructor
PMI - Program Management Professional (PgMP)
PMI - Project Management Professional (PMP)
PMI - Risk Management Professional (RMP) 
PMI - Professional Business Analysis (PBA)
PMI - Agile Certified Practitioner (ACP)
ScrumAlliance Certified ScrumMaster (CSM)

ScrumAlliance Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO)
ASQ - Certified Six Sigma Green Belt
Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
Certified ITIL Foundation
Microsoft Certified IT Professional in Windows Server 2008 (MCITP)
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist in Microsoft Project (MCTS)
Microsoft Certified System Engineer (MCSE) on Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)

IIBA Certification in Business Analysis Professional (CBAP)


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Cost: Member $0, Non-Member $10

PDUs: 1

Zoom link will be provided after registration

Event Properties

Event Date 09-15-2021 6:00 pm
Event End Date 09-15-2021 7:30 pm
Registration Start Date 07-15-2021 1:00 am
Cut off date 09-15-2021 3:00 pm
Individual Price Non-Member
No. of Technical PDUs 1
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