Wednesday Chapter Meeting (MAR 2018)

March 14, 2018
5:00 PM to 8:30 PM
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The Summit Conference and Event Center
411 Sable Blvd
Aurora, CO 80011

Total PDUs for this event:  Technical (2)

One of our favorite events of the year!  High School Competition time!

PDU Category for the first presentation: Technical (1.0)

First Presentation: Chuck Knezevich

Denver Metro Project Management Educational Foundation-Competition


Chuck will be leading the attendees through the Denver Metro Project Management Educational Foundation High School Project Management Competition.  Cast your vote for the High School Project of the Year!


Chuck Knezevich, MBA, PMP

President, Denver Metro Project Management Education Foundation (50lc3)

Chairman, PMI Mile Hi Chairman, 2012-2014

President, PMI Mile Hi, 2008-20012

Vice President, Education, PMI Mile Hi, 2004-2008

Foundation board member since 2008


  PDUs for this event: Technical (1.0)

Speaker:   Kari Sanders

Title: Fostering Creativity in Yourself and Your Team

Synopsis: Where is that creative spark when you need it? Our projects require our creativity and our team’s creativity to overcome difficulties and find unique solutions for our customers. Too often we come up short of ideas when we need them most. In this presentation, Kari Sanders will help you discover the barriers to your creativity and provide tips on how to overcome them.

Bio:   Kari S. Sanders has twenty years of experience with hardware and software development projects ranging from $250,000 to $400 million. Her experience spans the project lifecycle as well as systems ranging from optical payloads and spacecraft to satellite ground systems and manufacturing torpedo components. She currently works as a Program Manager for Raytheon.

Kari holds a B.S. in Engineering Physics and a B.S. EE from the Colorado School of Mines; an MS EE from UCLA; and an MBA in Strategic Management from Regis University. She is an active member of the Mile Hi chapter. In 2017, she published her first project management book as well as a children’s book.


Meeting Schedule

  • Registration and Networking: 5:00 - 5:30
  • Competition: approx. 5:30 - 6:30
  • Dinner: 6:30 - 7:00
  • Second presentation: approx. 7:00 - 8:15

Note: Meeting times may vary due to location and meeting logistics. For exact times contact


Refund and Cancellation Policy

You will be required to review and accept the PMI Mile Hi Chapter Refund and Cancellation Policy as part of your registration.  Please review it here.

Payments - note that the Mile Hi Chapter no longer accepts payment via Pay Pal.  We regret any issues this may cause for you.


$30.00 Member
$45.00 after 12:00 pm March 12
$25.00 Earlybird rate before March 8

$45.00 Non-Member
$40.00 Earlybird rate before March 8