9th Annual PMI Eastern Iowa Chapter
Professional Development Day
Theme: Business Mission in Global Economy.
Friday, October 14th, 2016
Breakfast and Registration begin at 7:15
Program 8:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Cedar Rapids Marriott
1200 Collins Rd NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
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View a video from one of the PDD presenters, Matt Morey:
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Registration ends on 10/7/16 at 11:59pm
$119 Full Time Students - must show current student ID at event
$189 Eastern Iowa Chapter Members
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Cancellation/Refund: Cancellations must be received by 11:45 AM CT on Wednesday, September 14, 2016 to avoid being charged as a no-show for this chapter event.
To obtain a refund for a cancellation made before the deadline, send a request to the VP of Finance, Please note your name, event, event date, and payment amount in your e-mail.
During this one-day program, participants will learn various project management related knowledge. This event includes breakfast and lunch at Cedar Rapids Marriott. We will have 3 different tracks for the participants to attend, late in the morning and early afternoon.
This year’s PDD focuses on a high quality, exciting speaker lineup that includes:
|Gregs Thomopulos, P.E., FASCE, FACEC, Chairman of the Board of Stanley Consultants. He has received numerous honors and awards including the University of Kansas School of Engineering's Distinguished Engineering Service Award, a 2010 Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of Iowa, the Distinguished Engineering Service Award from the National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE), and most recently, a 2011 Outstanding Projects and Leaders (OPAL) Lifetime Achievement in Management Award from the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).|
|Matt Morey, C4 Explosive Leadership Training, LLC, Bronze Star recipient and commissioned officer in the US Army. Has Project Management experience in oil and gas, Information Technology, and US Government. His motto is “To improve leaders through the experiences of one who has been on the front line, once in combat, now in business”.|
|Joseph Launi, PMP, President of Project Management Experts, LLC, has over 30 years of experience and has developed a solid reputation for delivering successful projects and improving project management processes.|
|Lou Kerestesy, Senior level executive with over 25 years of experience in negotiations, coaching, mediation, government innovation, organizational and systems change.|
|Dr. Julie Desot, PMP, PMI-ACP., is a savvy, results-oriented leader with 20 years of professional experience providing services, leadership, and training for project management, process definition and evaluation. Specialization includes IT project and lifecycle management. She has experience in leading and instructing in Waterfall, SDLC, Agile, and SCRUM.|