PMI Bangkok Chapter Membership Information
Since its launch in year 1999, the Project Management Institute Bangkok Chapter has grown from 25 charter members to more than 170 members by May 2014. The PMI Bangkok Chapter is the only organization directly supporting project management professionals in Thailand. The Chapter Board of Directors is committed to providing members with a wide range of services and benefits to assist them in their career.
A number of benefits are available exclusively to members of the PMI Bangkok Chapter.
Discounted Meeting and Event Fees
PMI Bangkok Chapter members receive a discount on the monthly meeting fees. Discounts also apply to other Chapter events, such as field trips, social events, seminars, or others.
Members’ Only Meetings
PMI Bangkok Chapter members are eligible to attend exclusive “members only” meetings arranged annually by the Chapter.
Membership at the PMI Bangkok Chapter provides excellent opportunities to network with the Chapter’s 170+ members who all have a vested interest in the advancement and practice of project management in the Kingdom of Thailand. Our membership represents more than 60 companies in a variety of industries, such as banking, energy, engineering, construction, finance, information technology, retailing, and telecommunications, as well as Thai universities and government organizations.
Opportunity to Serve on the Board of Directors
PMI Bangkok Chapter members may volunteer to be nominated for vacant Chapter board of directors positions. Serving on the board is an excellent opportunity to contribute to the Chapter and the development of project management in Thailand. Elected officers who are accredited with the CAPM or PMP certification can claim up to 10 PDUs per 12-month period they serve as board members, limited to a maximum of 20 PDUs per 3-year certification cycle.
Registration of PDUs
For PMI Bangkok Chapter members who are accredited with the CAPM or PMP certification, the Chapter will handle the registration of PDUs earned by attending Chapter meetings and events with PMI.
PMI Bangkok Chapter members are eligible to cast their votes in the annual ballot for election of Chapter officers to serve on the Chapter board of directors.
How to Become a Member— UPDATED!! (January 2013)
To become a member of the PMI Bangkok Chapter, you must first be a member in good standing with PMI.
Global membership dues are as follows:
PMI Global membership dues as follows:
- Individual Membership:
- USD $129 to join (plus USD $10 application fee)
- USD $129 to renew
- Student Membership:
- USD $32 to join
- USD $32 to renew
To become a PMI Member, please visit the PMI Global membership website and determine the type of membership you belong to. Also, please make sure that you include that you wish to join the Bangkok, Thailand Chapter during the registration process. If you’re still not sure about the steps involved, see the following guide.
PMI Bangkok Chapter membership dues are USD 25 for regular members and USD 10 for students.
If you have any questions or need more information about membership in the PMI Bangkok Chapter, please feel free to contact us.