PMI-Ottawa Valley Outaouais Chapter – Kingston Branch Meeting

Business Acumen

Everyone is Invited!

The event is open to current PMI-OVOC members, PMI Members, Project Managers, and individuals interested in Project Management.
(PMI members are encouraged to bring along other working professionals/students who are interested in the field of Project Management.)


**We also have a guest lecture by Shaun Cahill, an Adjunct Lecturer with the Smith School of Business **

Meeting Agenda:

5:45 pm


6:00 – 6:30 pm

Kingston Branch Orientation

6:30 – 7:15 pm

Guest Lecture by Shaun Cahill (Session Information)

7:15 pm - Onwards

Event Close and Networking


Follow us on social media to see all the exciting details to come for PMIOVO Kingston. @pmi_ovoc



About the PMI-OVOC Kingston Branch

We are back!

It is an initiative to provide PMI-OVOC members from the KFLA region with local chapter benefits. The Kingston Branch will work as an extended arm of the PMI-OVOC to serve the members of the KFLA region. In addition to the chapter member benefits you are already entitled to; the Kingston Branch proposes holding a monthly event in a hybrid/in-person format. The events shall cover, a monthly event in a hybrid/in-person format. The events shall cover,

  • Guest Lectures
  • Networking Events
  • Mentorship Events
  • Hybrid option for attending the PMI-OVOC Events/Annual Symposium
  • And many more...

This initiative is our first step towards enhancing collaboration, networking, and innovation in the field of Project Management amongst the PMI members and non-members (prospective members) in the KFLA region.

Kingston Branch will work in coordination with PMI-OVOC to organize and promote chapter activities and events. More details to follow soon. We would like you to join us and share your thoughts, opinions, and ideas to develop and grow the Kingston Branch. Your role in this initiative will be vital to ensure that the current and future groups of Project Managers have a platform to learn and share their ideas and innovation to deliver their projects smoothly and efficiently. Make this a success, Your Support is needed!

  • If you are interested in being a volunteer, please reach out! We will be happy to have you on board and work together!













Guest Lecture Information



Shaun Cahill has been a project manager in the technology field for over 20 years, leading projects in Software Development, Application Integration, IT Infrastructure, and process re-design. He has been teaching Project Management courses at an undergraduate and master's level at the Smith School of Business for the past ten years.


Session Topic: Project success factors, definition, and evaluation


Description: This short session will introduce the topic of separating the project goal from the business goal, along with identifying how to define project success in terms of


·        Technical

·        Benefits Realization

·        Stakeholder Satisfaction


Duration: 20 min with 10 min Q&A


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Type of category: Events - Kingston

Type of activity: Business Acumen

Date: 3 May 2023

Hour: 17:45 to 19:15

Language: English

# of PDUs: 1






103, Goodes Hall, Smith School of Business