SeminarsWorld Seattle

22 - 25 February 2016
Seattle, Washington
United States

The Hyatt at Olive 8 Seattle


Early Registration: 11 January 2016

Professional Development in the “Emerald City”

SeminarsWorld® Seattle offers sessions aligned with the PMI Talent Triangle™ that will help you orchestrate total project success, become a 5-star project leader, manage the human side of projects, hone your strategic and business acumen skills, and more. Earn up to 36 PDUs and 3.6 Continuing Education Units (CEUs).


Group Discounts

Any organization registering a group of at least 3 individuals to a specific SeminarsWorld® location is eligible to send one additional registrant to a seminar at that location at no cost.

The maximum number that any organization can receive is three complimentary registrations (one for every 3 registrants—up to 9 paid and 3 complimentary). This offer does not include travel or hotel expenses. Online registration is not available for groups, simply complete the SeminarsWorld registration form.

Note: All registration forms must be submitted together via fax (International: +1 240 439 2554; within the United States: +1 800 310 7554) or postal mail to PMI Registration (5202 President Court, Suite G100, Suite 310, Frederick, Maryland 21703).

Does not apply for seminars booked using 10% PMI® Global Congress and SeminarsWorld bundling. Organizations sending 10 or more individuals to PMI Global Congress and SeminarsWorld in San Diego are eligible for a group discount. For more information and to register a group of 10 or more, please email

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Event Instructors

Instructor Bill  Blackburn

Bill Blackburn

Seminars: Five Star Leadership for Project Managers

Bill Blackburn is the founder and president of Blackburn & Associates, LLC and an affiliate of Academy Leadership. He also serves as an adjunct professor for Villanova University. Bill has spent three careers and 36 years immersed in the mastery of exceptional performance. During his 20 year career as a naval officer and aviator, he served in critical leadership roles that required both his own personal leadership and his ability to build teams and organizations to achieve highly complex …

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Instructor Jim  Emerick

Jim Emerick

Seminars: Five Star Leadership for Project Managers

Jim Emerick is a successful hi-technology entrepreneur who provides strategic management consulting, certified leadership facilitation, and executive coaching worldwide.Jim is the founder and president of Choinque LLC, leading advanced technology teams within start-up firms, government organizations, and large corporations. He is a trustee at Academy at The Lakes private school in Land O' Lakes, Florida, and a volunteer executive leadership coach at Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo. Jim is an i…

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Instructor Judy  Mavroleon

Judy Mavroleon

Seminars: Five Star Leadership for Project Managers

Judy Mavroleon has over 30 years of leadership and business management experience in numerous executive positions such as chief administrative officer (CAO), director of finance, and director of human resources for military training sites and higher education. As a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), she has an extensive financial background to include public accounting, joint ventures, real estate development, international organizations, project management, and independent consulting. Judy h…

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Instructor Bill  McDaniel

Bill McDaniel

Seminars: Five Star Leadership for Project Managers

Bill McDaniel is a 1972 graduate of the U.S. Military Academy and holds a master’s degree in industrial relations from the Krannert Graduate School of Management at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana.He served as an Infantry officer in the U.S. Army for over twenty years. Selected to numerous command, operations, and training development assignments, Bill retired as a Lieutenant Colonel. He spent the majority of his military career in leadership assignments commanding at the c…

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Instructor Jim  Nalepa

Jim Nalepa

Seminars: Five Star Leadership for Project Managers

Jim Nalepa, founder and president of Nalepa & Associates, has over 25 years of direct experience recruiting leaders of character for a diversified group of corporate clients. He has been a guest commentator on executive performance at The Kellogg Business School of Northwestern University and is regarded as one of the country's top executive search professionals. Jim has been cited in such publications as the Wall Street Journal, Crain's Chicago Magazine, and Working Woman.Jim gra…

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Instructor Steve  Alltop

Steve Alltop

Seminars: Five Star Leadership for Project Managers

Steve Alltop has learned through a unique and varied career that, whether fighting in the skies or developing high technology, the key to success most often comes down to leadership. He is committed to helping others develop the leadership skills needed to be successful, in whatever endeavors they may face. Steve is a 1981 graduate of the United States Air Force Academy with a BS in astronautical engineering. He holds a masters of aeronautical sciences, an MBA, and is a PMI-certified Proj…

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Instructor Thomas Luke Jarocki

Thomas Luke Jarocki

Seminars: Managing the Human Side of Projects - Facilitating Stakeholder Satisfaction, Change Adoption and Organizational Value, Orchestrating Total Project Success - A Comprehensive Approach for Managing People, Projects, and Organizational Change

Thomas Luke Jarocki, managing director of consulting and training for Emergence One International, is an internationally recognized expert, author, and thought-leader when it comes to integrating project management expertise with organizational change management proficiency. A frequent and popular presenter with PMI audiences worldwide, Thomas has logged nearly 25,000 hours working with various project teams across the United States, Latin America, Europe, and the Middle East. His influential…

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Instructor Jack S. Duggal

Jack S. Duggal

Seminars: Next Generation Leadership and Communication, Building and Transforming the Next Generation PMO and Portfolio Management

Jack S. Duggal is a sought after international keynote speaker, change-maker, and executive. His passion is to provide new perspectives on how to manage the DANCE of projects and life in today’s disruptive world, and inspire people and organizations on how to Change the World! Jack is an internationally recognized expert in Organizational Project Management (OPM) and PMO. He is a leading thought leader and practitioner who brings a unique blend of practical experience with innovative id…

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Instructor Bradley  Malone

Bradley Malone

Seminars: Project Management: Competencies and Structure - an Application of the PMBOK Guide

Bradley A. Malone, president of Twin Star Consulting Company, a project management and corporate transformation consulting company, has managed numerous large hardware, software development, and integration projects. He has directed many project management process implementation, and improvement efforts for major corporations. He develops and instructs training courses in basic and advanced project management skills, team building, and facilitation skills. He leads project management audit te…

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Instructor Olivier  Lazar

Olivier Lazar

Seminars: Advanced Leadership Development: Leadership, Teams, Objectives & Influence

Olivier Lazar is an organizational governance consultant, coach, and trainer, as well as a graduate with a master’s degree and an executive MBA in strategy, project, and program management from the Lille Graduate School of Management and from the PMI Leadership Institute Master Class 2013. Committed to the advancement of the profession, he’s managing partner at Valense, Ltd., former president at the PMI Switzerland Chapter, and currently sitting at the Chapter Members Advisory Gro…

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Instructor Gregory D. Githens

Gregory D. Githens

Seminars: How to Think Strategically and Apply Business Acumen

Greg Githens is one of PMI’s most senior and popular instructors, bringing a pragmatic approach and enthusiastic style to his students and audiences.  He specializes in strategic program management issues; strategic thinking, strategic initiatives, program management, and customer-driven innovation. In taking his courses, you’ll learn that “the most important tool is the one between your ears.” You’ll learn why experts approach problem solving differently th…

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Hotel Information

The Hyatt at Olive 8 Seattle

1635 8th Ave
Seattle, Washington 98101

A block of guestrooms has been reserved at the special low rate of US$185.00 per night. This special single-occupancy rate is offered until 21 January 2016 or until the room block sells out.

Make reservations early, as rooms tend to sell out quickly. Call the hotel directly at +1 888 421 1442 (within the United States and Canada) or +1 206 695 1234 (from all other locations) to make a reservation. Be sure to mention Project Management Institute to receive the SeminarsWorld rate. Or, for online reservations, please use this link

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