PMI Madison Chapter

PDD 2018 Overview

Friday, May 11, 2018 - Marriott West, Middleton, WI


PDD ROCKing Highlights

The 17th annual PMI® Professional Development Day 2018 — Madison/South Central Wisconsin features a variety of educational tracks and networking opportunities to be held at the Marriott West conference center in Middleton including:

  • 12 different educational sessions to choose from focusing on PMI institutional knowledge, strategic, technical, and leadership project management practices
  • 2 exceptional keynote presentations (see below for Keynote Speakers)
  • Interactive learning activities
  • Networking events to make connections and build relationships

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Keynote Speakers

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Michael Veltri

Morning Keynote Address

A battle-hardened entrepreneur, bestselling author, decorated Marine veteran, cancer survivor, and business transformation keynote expert. Recognizing that our successes, both organizationally and personally, are the culmination of our daily decisions, Veltri elevates organizations and improves lives through better decision-making practices. From ancient Japanese warriors to brain science, from business titans to academic research, Michael tapped wide-ranging sources to develop a groundbreaking model for better decision-making. Surprisingly simple and eminently effective, Veltri's approach has impacted some of the most prolific organizations and leaders in the world.


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Mark Schulman

Lunch Keynote Address

Mark Schulman will empower, inspire and elevate your mindset to a new level of peak performance. Mark will embolden you with the essence of a rockstar by incorporating his powerful business philosophy and innovative strategic content with engaging multimedia and drum performances. Through Mark’s high-energy speaking style, strategic business expertise, and dynamic, interactive musical activities, you will get to express your own rhythms, fortify individual strengths and enhance emotional connections with your colleagues and families. With the excitement of a rock show, you’ll learn how to break the boundaries of possibility and performance.

Event Summary

Brochure: ico pdf
Presentations: Click the speaker in schedule to download

Agenda: PDD 2018 Agenda 

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LOCATION: Marriott West - 1313 John Q Hammons Dr, Middleton, WI 53562
DATE: May 11th 2018 between 7am and 6pm.
PARKING: Free parking available in large lot in front of hotel and convention center

NETWORKING EVENT: Come network and discuss the conference with your fellow PMs and vendors! Appetizers, drink tickets, and a raffle will be provided. The Mixer is between 4 pm - 6 pm at the Marriott West Middleton. We hope to see you there!

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Event Cost

Member discounts are given to Madison Chapter members ONLY. Belonging to a different chapter will not give you the Madison Chapter discount.
NOTE: It takes 24 hours for new memberships to reflect the member discount.


$300 Chapter Members Price

$350 Non-Members Price


Refund/Cancellation Policy

Payment upon registration is required

Before April 29, 2018: We will accept cancellations via the Need Help link below for a full refund until April 29, 2018. Due to the costs associated with this event, the chapter is unable to provide refunds for registrations cancelled after April 29, 2018.

You are always welcome to substitute another individual to attend in your place. Please click the "Need Help" link below and provide the name of the person who will be attending in your place.




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