Friday, May 12, 2017 - Marriot West, Middleton, WI

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The PMI® Professional Development Day 2017 — South Central Wisconsin features a variety of educational tracks and networking opportunities to be held at the Marriot West conference center in Middleton including:

  • Educational sessions focusing on PMI institutional knowledge, strategic, technical, and leadership project management practices
  • Exceptional keynote presentations (see below for Keynote Speakers)
  • Interactive learning activities
  • Networking events to make connections and build relationships

Keynote Speakers


Lt. COL. Rob "Waldo" Waldman

Morning Keynote Address: Your Wingman

Motivational keynote speaker Waldo Waldman – The Wingman – is the author of the New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller Never Fly Solo. He teaches tactics on how to build trusting, revenue producing relationships with employees, partners, and customers while sharing his experiences as a decorated fighter pilot and sales expert. A graduate of the Air Force Academy, he holds an MBA with a focus on Organizational Behavior and is a former top producing sales manager. 



Robyn Benincasa

Lunch Keynote Address: Rise to Any Challenge

A World Champion Adventure Racer and San Diego firefighter, she and her teammates have taken on the most extreme challenges on Earth: from leech-infested jungles to dizzying Tibetan mountains to scorching wildfires (just to name a few!) It is through these harrowing and often hilarious experiences that Robyn has emerged with her unique perspective on what it takes to succeed against all odds and go the distance in any endeavor.

Event Summary

Agenda: PDD 2017 Agenda

LOCATION: Marriot West - 1313 John Q Hammons Dr, Middleton, WI 53562
DATE: May 12th 2017 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 Marriot 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.


Before 4/8/17
$250 Chapter Members Price
$300 Non-Members Price
$300 Chapter Members Price
$350 Non-Members Price

Refund/Cancellation Policy

Payment upon registration is required

Before April 29, 2017: We will accept cancellations via the Need Help link below for a full refund until April 29, 2017. Due to the costs associated with this event, the chapter is unable to provide refunds for registrations cancelled after April 29, 2017.

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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