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Project Management Institute

Pune Deccan-India Chapter

Making project management indispensable for business results. ®

 Invitation for the 112th Monthly Seminar

PMI Pune Deccan-India Chapter is pleased to invite you for interesting and thought provoking seminar:

High Level Agenda

10:00 to 10:15


10:15 to 11:15

First Topic name: “Theory of Constraints: Why should PMs learn theory of constraints – Series1


Speaker:  Mr. Harish Honwad, Program Manager - Persistent Systems



11:15 to 11:20

Felicitation of new PMP certified professionals and announcements

11:20 to 11:45

Networking with Tea/Coffee & Refreshments

11:45 to 12:45

Second Topic Name: “ Making Test Automation Work For you!


Speakers:  Rahul Chaudhari, MD and CEO - Qualitia Software

Profile of the speaker – “Harish Honwad, PMP ®”

Voluntary involvement with PMI

ü   He has been part of the founding team at PMI-Pune chapter and has held leadership positions on the board of directors

ü   He has several contributions to his credit as Secretary General, Corporate Relations & New Initiatives for many terms

Professional Experience

ü   He has over 22+ years of cross functional experience in software product development and business operations. He has extensive experience in new initiatives, team building, managing projects and programs.

ü   He is currently working in Persistent Systems group of companies for 16+ years leading various technical delivery as well as support functional teams.  Persistent Systems is a market leader in outsourced software product development services across the globe having development centres in several locations across India, United States, Europe, Singapore, Malaysia & Japan.

ü  During the initial 6 years of his career, he had worked as Scientist-D in Defense Research Development Organization in the areas of Armament research and development.

 Profile of the speaker – “Rahul Chaudhari”

ü  Over the last decade, Rahul has played key leadership role in ZenSOFT and Qualitia, in the innovative technology solutions and services business. As the Managing Director and CEO, he drives innovation which help companies experience a realized value proposition. 

ü  He enjoys mentoring individuals to empower them to unveil their true potential, motivate and inspire them to achieve their short term and long term goals.

ü  With his passion for converting ideas into realized value proposition, Rahul has been leading the innovation of Qualitia. Qualitia is a unified test automation platform for solutions like Selenium and WebDriver. Qualitia is a catalyst for enterprises to adopt test automation successfully with its unique script-less approach. Enterprises with serious quality focus have standardized on Qualitia to reduce their Go-To-Market time and enhance their end customer experience by delivering high quality software applications, release on release.

Monthly seminar is FREE FOR ALL / NO Entry FEE; one does not have to be Pune Chapter member to attend this seminar. 

1.  Please share this information with other interested acquaintances / your friends, they need not have to be Pune Deccan Chapter member 

2.   Practicing PMPs can earn 1 to 2 PDUs by attending seminar 

3.   Non paid members may subscribe to On Target Newsletter by paying marginal amount of INR 100/- annually. All payments must be paid in advance. Checks payable to: "PMI Pune-Deccan India Chapter", Payable at: Pune, India. You may bring the check on seminar day and handover to Sangeeta Zaparde (Finance Director)Shyam Bhavsar (Marketing & Communications Director) OR Himanshu Warudkar (Programs Director). Please write your Name, email ID & Date of Subscription backside of the check.


To subscribe to PMI Pune-Deccan India Chapter yahoo group:

1.     Visit and click on - Join this group! button.

2.     Send mail to with following information: Name, Personal   Email, Home Phone, Mobile No, Company Name, Work Email, Work Phone, Designation, PMI Member (paid $119)? Pune Chapter Member (paid $10)?

3.     Chapter website: www.pmipunechapter. org


Contact Office -
Phone: +91-9922909060


MCCI Auditorium, No. 1 (Ground Floor)
MCCIA Trade Tower,ICC Complex,
403, Senapati Bapat Road,(nr Crossword)
Pune, Maharashtra