The contest gives you the opportunity to challenge yourself in two categories:

  • Traditional Project Management, TPM (including hybrids of traditional and agile approach)
  • Agile Project Management,  APM (Agile).

It is not obligatory to be a member of PMI (company/organization/project team), neither to apply strictly PMI standards – all you need is a great project that complies with the best global practices&trends, and the willingness to trot it out to the world!

PMI Talent Triangle

The contest model is based on PMI Talent Triangle – therefore a Project Manager should demonstrate:

  • Excellent management and technical expertise
  • Exemplary leadership skills
  • Knowledge of strategic and business management

Each submitted project will be assessed by experts. The winners, as well as finalists can expect to receive a detailed report prepared by the contests’ audit. The report can be used to introduce number of improvements in participant’s organization.

Why your company/organization should participate?

  • The Contest will give a good publicity to your achievements.
  • You company/organization will be recognized as the one with good project management standards.
  • Your company/organization and project team will gain prestige.
  • You will join the best with the exemplary project culture acclaimed by PMI PC.
  • You will be honored during the 11 International PMI Poland Chapter Congress – you will celebrate the project closure in one of a kind way.
  • You will gain the audit report of the submitted project on paper, prepared by qualified and experienced experts. Plus, You will get a promotion plan for 2017 in PMI PC related media.
  • You will motivate your project team to identify fields that need improvement, and to verify their own accomplishments.
  • You will have a unique opportunity to thank your project team for the great effort they put in their job.
  • You will contribute to the promotion of knowledge about rules and benefits of proper project management in your company/organization.
  • Two persons from your company/organization will be invited, at no charge, to the 11 International PMI Poland Chapter

Contest procedure and schedule (you can find more details in the contest policy)

  • The deadline for project submissions (sending the package of application documents and paying the contest fee) – 30.09.2016
  • Stage I – from 01.10.2016 to 31.10.2016
  • Stage II – from 01.11.2016 to 14.11.2016
  • Stage III – from 15.11.2016 to 27.11.2016
  • Competition results – a gala during the XI International PMI PC Congress
  • Handover of the audit report and a promotion plan for 2017 for finalist and winners – to 31.01.2017

Documents to download


Tomasz Boiński,
Project of the Year Project Manager, PMI Poland Chapter

Tel.: +48 664 491 128

Website of Contest Project of the Year

Facebook’s profile of Contest Project of the Year