PMI West Bengal Chapter is proud to host PMI India's third regional level project management conference in April 2017. The conference theme - SUSTAINABLE SOCIOECONOMIC GROWTH OF THE REGION Through Project Management emphasizes the role of various industries in facilitating the growth and advancement of the socioeconomic aspect of the region. This calls for efficient use of project management methodologies in various domains. Another core area of focus will be sustainable growth on environmental stakeholders and future generations. With this focus, the conference will present industry views through case studies and panel discussions.

Luminaries from diverse industries will share their thought and provide indicators of success to next-generation professionals via impactful key note addresses. The conference offers fantastic networking and skill enhancing opportunities to delegates, speakers and potential sponsors.

Why Attend This Event

Visionary Speakers

Earn upto 7 PDU's

Great Networking Opportunities

Industry Specific Mentoring Forums

Stay Current - Keep ahead of competition and stay relevant by learning the latest trends and best practices


08:30 – 09:00 Registration & Networking
09:00 – 09:10 Inaugural Address

by Sumit Kumar Sinha | Conference Chair & President, PMI West Bengal Chapter

09:10 – 09:20 Inaugural Ceremony

Lamp lighting & National Song

09:20 – 09:35 Special Address - Trends in the PM Profession – Global & Indian perspectives

by Raj Kalady | Managing Director, PMI India

09:35 – 10:15 Special Address - Sustainable Socioeconomic Growth of the Region, Through Project Management

by Guest of Honor - Subrata Mitra | Joint Managing Director, M. N. Dastur

10:15 – 11:00 Opening Keynote - The Future Society in an "Automated" World

by Prof. Dr. Prithwis Mukerjee - Program Director, Business Analytics | Praxis Business School

11:00 – 11:20 Tea Break

Tea & Networking Break

11:20 – 12:45 Panel Discussion - Perspectives of Project Management in the "Data Only Generation"

Moderated by: Suman Bhowmik | Secretary, Sparsh Foundation
Col. Dr. D. K. Mishra | Director, Dept. of Laboratory Sciences, Tata Medical Centre
Debashis Sen, IAS | Chairman & MD, WBHIDCO Ltd., Hon. Additional Chief Secretary - Govt. of WB
Deb Kumar Majumder | Director, IBM India
Dr. K. Rangarajan | Head, IIFT Kolkata
Vikram Rai Medhi | CEO, NEIFT Assam

12:45 – 13:00 Special Address - Managing Complex Mega Troubled Projects Through Project Management

by Tejas Sura - Managing Director | Cubic Turnkey Pvt. Ltd. and Ex Mentor, Region 11, PMI

13:00 – 14:00 Lunch & Networking Break

Lunch & Networking Break

14:00 – 14:10 Energizer Session
14:10 – 14:50 Keynote Address - Perspective of Societal Growth Through Capital Intensive Developments

by Rajesh Ranjan Jha - Vice President | Engineering, Tata Steel

14:50 – 15:00 Outstanding Project Recognition

Project with Significant Socioeconomic Growth & Sustenance from Eastern Region

15:00 – 15:40 Keynote Address - Lessons from the past to drive innovation today for a sustainable future

by Ashutosh Chatterji | Director, Microsoft Corporation, USA and Reid Simon | Consultant, Microsoft Corporation, USA

15:40 – 16:00 Tea & Networking Break
16:00 – 17:00 Panel Discussion - Importance of Project Management in Social Change through Community Planning, Development & Welfare

Moderated by: Suman Bhowmik | Secretary, Sparsh Foundation
Geeta Venkadakrishnan | Director, Hope Foundation, Kolkata
Chittapriyo Sadhu | General Manager, Save The Children, WB & Assam
Sanjoy Majumder | Sales Head, East, SRL Diagnostics
Dr. Debasish Roy, IPS | ADG & IGP, Enforcement Branch, West Bengal
Dr. Aniruddha Dey | Director, PRISM

17:00 – 17:10 Rewards & Recognitions
17:10 – 17:50 Closing Keynote - How to Lead and demonstrate Leadership in this world of Distraction Economy & Attention Revenue

by Indrajit Sanyal - Sr. Director | IT And CLOUD Services, Ericsson

17:50 – 18:00 Vote of Thanks & Closure

by Sumit Kumar Sinha | Conference Chair & President, PMI West Bengal Chapter


Partners and Sponsors

Organizer's Speak

Raj Kalady

Managing Director,
PMI India

Dear Practitioner,

It gives me immense joy to announce the third PMI India Regional Conference. The city of joy – Kolkata will....

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Sumit Kumar Sinha

Conference Chair & President | PMI West Bengal Chapter

Dear Project Management Professionals,

On behalf of the PMI West Bengal Chapter, I would like to invite you all to the 3rd PMI....

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Amitava Banerjee

Conference Director

Dear Professionals,

It is my pleasure to invite you to attend the third PMI India Project Management Regional....

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The Oberoi Grand Hotel

15, Jawaharlal Nehru Rd, New Market Area, Dharmatala, Taltala, Kolkata, West Bengal 700016

Conference Committee

PMI Organization Centre Pvt. Ltd.

302-305, 3rd Floor, Balarama, Plot No. C-3, E Block, Bandra Kurla Complex, Bandra East, Mumbai - 400051, India

Email : registration@pmi-india.org