The Value of PMPĀ® Certification to Project Managers and Organizations

September 07, 2018
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
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International Institute for Learning
110 E 59th Street, 31st Floor
New York, NY 10022

Are you considering to become a Project Management Professional (PMP)®? Join us for this PMP-focused event which will kick off with a meet and greet, where you can connect with other PMI members who are pursuing the credential, followed by a presentation on the value of the PMP certification, key information you need to know, and how to get started on your journey to certification.

Learning Objectives:

  • The Value of PMP Certification
    • For organizations
    • For you!
  • The PMP Certification
    • PMP Qualification Criteria
    • The PMP Exam
    • What to expect at the Prometric Center
    • Getting Started
    • Documenting Your PM Experience
  • The different ways to prepare for the PMP Exam
    • On-Demand
    • Live Virtual
    • Traditional Classroom
  • Q&A


Dr. Leon Herszon, PhD, PMP, CSM, CSPO is the Chief Agility Officer and Sr. VP of Global Enterprise Solutions at International Institute for Learning (IIL). He launched his career at Shell, where he managed the areas of HSE (Health, Safety, and Environment), Information Technology, and strategic projects. Next, he moved on to IIL, establishing the company's South American operations with a base in Brazil. Once that was up and running, he moved to the US and now works out of IIL's global headquarters in NYC. Currently, he is responsible for scaling agile within IIL and helping businesses achieve their strategic goals. With a Master’s degree focused on project management maturity models, he went on to earn his PhD by proposing a model to support the cost estimation process for complex projects. Dr. Herszon also lectures on project management at Rutgers Business School and delivers presentations worldwide. He is a several times Ironman finisher, and communicates in English, French, German, Portuguese, and Spanish.

Meeting Details
5:30 PM to 6:00 PM - Meet & Greet
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM - Presentation 
Venue Details
Dress Code: Business Casual
Picture ID: All participants may be required to show a 
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