Registration is now open for the 2019 Professional Development Day! This year’s PDD includes dynamic speakers, breakout sessions, and a new Agile track.
The PMI® Professional Development Day 2019 South Central Wisconsin features a variety of educational tracks and networking opportunities to be held at the Concourse Hotel in Madison including:
- 16 different educational sessions to choose from focusing on PMI Agile, technical, leadership, and strategic project management practices
- Exceptional Keynote Speakers Dr. Richard Davidson and Carey Lohrenz
- Networking events to make connections and build relationships
- 6 PDUs
Morning Keynote Address
As the first female F-14 Tomcat Fighter Pilot in the U.S. Navy, having flown missions worldwide, Lorenz is used to working in fast moving, dynamic environments, where inconsistent execution can generate catastrophic results. The same challenges are found in business. Carey Lorenz’s timely message about High Performing Teams and developing a Culture of Learning is based on the best-practices of high reliability organizations. The processes of Planning, Briefing, Debriefing and Adjusting help businesses manage risk while becoming a High Performing Organization. This message resonates with diverse audiences at every level of the company.
Dr. Richard Davidson
Lunch Keynote Address
Davidson is the William James and Vilas Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry and founder of the Center for Healthy Minds at University of Wisconsin-Madison. A friend and confidante of the Dalai Lama, he is a highly sought after expert and speaker, leading conversations on well-being on international stages. Time Magazine named Davidson one of “The 100 Most Influential People in the World” in 2006. Davidson is the author of The New York Times bestseller “The Emotional Life of Your Brain” and co-author of “Altered Traits. Science Reveals How Meditation changes Your Mind, Brain, and Body”.
LOCATION: Madison Concourse Hotel and Governor's Club - 1 West Dayton Street, Madison WI, 53703
DATE: May 9, 2019
PARKING: Parking is available under the hotel or in several public lots around the Capitol Square
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 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm at the Madison Concourse Hotel. We hope to see you there!
PMI-Madison Chapter Members: $325