PMI AK Chapter Annual Event 2021 Oct 27th--Let's Celebrate!
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 05:00 PM
717 W 3rd Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501, USA
PMI AK Chapter Annual Event is October 27, 2021! Registration is OPEN!
Join us at the 49th State Brewery in the Barrel Room for our guest speaker, LOTS of door prizes and food!
Our Esteemed guest speaker is Brian Lindamood!
Brian Lindamood, PE, SE has more than 30 years leading, designing, and constructing railroad infrastructure projects throughout North America.
The keynote presentation “may you manage projects in interesting times” will address current projects impacting Alaska critical infrastructure, transportation, and pivoting during Covid. Effective project management demands agility and empowering leaders to lead diverse teams and project scopes.
- Mr. Lindamood worked for several national AE firms, departing as Vice President before joining the Alaska Railroad in 2006. A 30-year member of the American Railway Engineering & Maintenance of Way Association (AREMA), Mr. Lindamood assisted in the development of recommended practices for the railroad industry.
- Mr. Lindamood has taught Railway Design at the college level, contributed to technical publications, short courses, and textbooks, was the AREMA President in 2015-2016, and has served 3 years on AREMA’s Board of Governors. Mr. Lindamood is currently Vice President, Chief Engineer of the Alaska Railroad.
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Speakers for our Chapter's Events
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