PMI India announces winners of
'PMI India Awards for Academicians'

Mumbai, February 17, 2015: Project Management Institute (PMI), the world's leading not-for-profit professional membership association for project management announced the winners of 'PMI India Awards for Academicians' at PMI India's third Research & Academic Conference on Project Management. The three day professional development event was hosted by National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE), Mumbai.

The PMI India Awards for Academicians are the most prestigious, one-of-its-kind awards in India that recognize teachers and professors in the project management discipline. The academicians get acknowledged for their outstanding contributions that have made an impact in establishing the role and significance of project management education in India.

Winners List









Anil Sawhney

Associate Dean, Director and Professor1

RICS School of Built Environment, Amity University

Distinguished Scholar Award





Dept of Civil Engg, IIT Delhi

Distinguished Scholar Award



Vijaya Dixit

Assistant Professor

NITIE, Mumbai

Young Research Scholar Award



J. Uma Maheswari

Assistant Professor

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

Young Research Scholar Award



Ganesh A. Devkar

Associate Professor

Faculty of Technology, CEPT University, Ahmedabad

Young Research Scholar Award

A total of five academicians, two from the Distinguished Scholar category and three from the Young Research Scholar category were awarded with total prize money of INR 12 lakhs across these categories.

The awards were presented by Prof. R. K. Shevgaonkar, Director, IIT Delhi; Prof. Karuna Jain, Director NITIE & Chairperson PMI India Academic Advisory Group; Mr. Raj Kalady, Managing Director PMI India and Prof. K. N. Satyanarayana, Professor, Dept. of Civil Engineering, IIT Madras.

About PMI:

PMI is the world's leading not-for-profit professional membership association for the project, program and portfolio management profession. PMI delivers value for more than 2.9 million professionals working in nearly every country in the world through global advocacy, collaboration, education and research.

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Source: By E-mail (February 17, 2015)

Published on on February 19, 2015


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