Mumbai, Maharashtra India (PressExposure) October 07, 2011 -- Project Management Institute (PMI) and The Engineering Society for advance mobility Land, Sea, Air and Space (SAE INDIA) today signed a strategically important Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) wherein both the institutes agreed to utilize complementary capabilities of both the organizations for advocating, promoting and the institutionalization of the profession of project management, across organizations within the mobility sector.
PMI and SAE INDIA will jointly work towards identification and development of training modules, tailored to the needs of Government Departments, Public Sector Undertakings and Corporates.
The signing ceremony took place before the inauguration of the 16th Asia Pacific Automotive Engineering Conference at the Chennai Trade Centre. The MoU was signed by Mr. Raj Kalady, managing director, PMI India and Mr. R Dayal - President SAE INDIA& Executive Officer, Maruti Suzuki.
Commenting on the MoU after the signing ceremony Mr. Raj Kalady, managing director PMI India said that, the purpose of the MoU is to collaborate in advancing the mutual objectives of promoting the profession of project management jointly by both these distinguished institutes.
The objectives of the MoU are to share information beneficial to the worldwide project management community and an agreement to reciprocally exchange information regarding conditions, projects and opportunities for project management practices and methodologies produced by the respective organizations. As both organizations understand the value of research in providing new knowledge to the profession they will consider joint funding arrangements and sponsorship of research projects of mutual interest at universities and technical institutes in India. The institutes have also agreed to explore opportunities to support the development and expansion of university programs in project management.
The world's leading professional membership organization for project managers, PMI shares knowledge with more than 500,000 members and credential holders in over 185 countries. Since 1969, PMI has impacted more than one million practitioners, businesses, governments, students and training organizations. Today, PMI's products and services range from world-class standards for project, program and portfolio management to five professional credentials, including the gold standard Project Management Professional (PMP)®. The only project management association with an established academic research program. Learn more at http://www.pmi.org.
About SAE India
SAEINDIA is India's leading resource for mobility technology. As an individual member driven society of mobility practitioners the ownership of SAEINDIA wrests with its members who are Individuals from the mobility community, which includes Engineers Executives from Industry, Government Officials, Academics and Students.
SAEINDIA is an affiliate society of SAE International registered in India as an Indian nonprofit engineering and scientific society dedicated to the advancement of mobility industry in India.