2018 Conference Brief

The 5th annual international conference of PMI Mongolia Chapter was held on Oct 26-27th, 2018 in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia under the theme “Shifting towards Future Excellence” profiling change management as a main topic. On the occasion of the Chapter’s 5th anniversary, we fostered knowledge sharing, community building, implementation of global techniques and tools of project management. Total of 485 participants were present for the 2-day conference projecting to the future, attending sessions and workshops that focused on agile process, business analysis for effectiveness, digital transformation, value creation and change management. More than 10 international representative delegates from fellow Chapters took part in the conference both as guest speakers as well as participants.

PMI HQ representative Mr. Tejas Sura, 2018-2020 Board of Director featured with a keynote speech “The Value of Project Management” followed by PMI’s 2018 Pulse of the Profession® survey result. PMI Mongolia Chapter’s President Mr. Battulga Norolkhoojav featured with a keynote speech that drew attention to Mongolia’s current project management industry and professionals statistics which based on PMI Mongolia Chapter’s institutional research result of 2018.


The conference was sponsored by Erdenes Mongol LLC, Huawei Technologies LLC as Platinum sponsors, along with 5 Gold and several in-kind and VIP dinner sponsors.

The first day consisted of 4 keynote speakers from public and private sectors and 21 guest speakers shared their extensive project management experiences under 3 main streams: Infrastructure & Mining, Banking & ICT, Public sector & Multi-Dimensional sectors. Day 2 of the conference focused on streaming PMI Talent Triangle and Global Trends - in total of 8 whole-length workshops were facilitated by (PMP)®, (PPMC)® and Six Sigma Black Belt certified professionals.


As a form, PMI Mongolia Chapter announced Best Project & Best Project Manager of The Year 2018 to recognize the best practices in project management industry in Mongolia.

PMI Mongolia Chapter warmly greets to our representative delegates from fellow Chapters and extends our sincere appreciation for their continued support and friendship.

PMI Mongolia Chapter thanks to all of our Keynote and Guest Speakers for delivering insightful speeches and sharing their extensive experiences to our attendees.


PMI Mongolia Chapter's organizing committee ran a satisfactory survey during the 2-day conference. In total of 160 attendees were participated out of 485 attendees. The survey contained 21 questions that covered various aspects and deliverables of the conference. It could seem appropriate to state that 92% of the survey participants were highly satisfied with the conference quality and 91,3% of the survey participants would like to recommend the conference to their fellow professionals and colleagues.


Document prepared by Project Leader Khulan Batkhuyag, Vice President of Marketing and Communications, PMI Mongolia Chapter November 1, 2018 Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia