Mega SeminarsWorld® in Orlando

Schedule

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25 - 28 June 2018
Orlando, Florida
United States

JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes

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Mega SeminarsWorld® offers the same opportunity to gain in-depth knowledge from PPPM experts in small group settings that you find at any SeminarsWorld program, plus the ability to earn additional PDUs outside the classroom and build your professional network through shared meals and receptions attended by more than 600 participants.

Register by 14 May 2018 for early bird rates, and through 4 June, save on guest rooms at the JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes. 

All 28 face-to-face seminars are taught by skilled instructors who bring the value of their real-world experience and enable an atmosphere of sharing and learning through action.

What makes this a Mega SeminarsWorld experience?  
  • 1 keynote presentation (1 PDU)
  • 2 networking receptions 
  • 3 breakfast educational sessions (0.5 PDU each)
Mega SeminarsWorld is a four-day event featuring 28 courses in a single location. Courses vary from 1 to 4 days duration. Attendees may take advantage of any of the activities listed above during the four-day period (excluding lunch).  
 
Attendees must select a specific course, over a set of specific days. Each seminar is only open to those who have both registered and paid for that specific session. Example: If you are attending a one-day course on Thursday. You may arrive any day prior to Thursday to attend Monday keynote, morning educational sessions and receptions. You would not have the opportunity to attend a workshop prior to Thursday unless you purchased an additional two or three-day course.
 
 
Schedule 
Subject to change  
List includes all session days. Actual session days vary based on course selection.
 
 

Monday
25 June

Tuesday
26 June

Wednesday
27 June

Thursday
28 June

7:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m

Registration and Information Desk

Registration and Information Desk

Registration and Information Desk

Registration and Information Desk

7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m

Keynote Speaker (7:30 – 8:30 a.m.)

Breakfast Speaker

Breakfast Speaker

Breakfast Speaker

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Seminars

Seminars

Seminars

Seminars

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Lunch*

Lunch*

Lunch*

Lunch*

4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Networking Reception

 

Networking Reception

 

*exact times may vary from session to session

 
 
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Hotel & Conference Location

JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes
4040 Central Florida Pkwy.
Orlando, Florida 32837

Make reservations early, as rooms tend to sell out quickly. Call the hotel directly at +1 800 576 5750 to make a reservation. Be sure to mention Project Management Institute to receive the SeminarsWorld rate. For online reservations, click on the "book your room" button.
 
PMI will not reach out to solicit rooms. If you are contacted by a third party company regarding hotel reservations, please ignore it and delete the message to avoid fraudulent scams. 

Seminar Pricing

Fees include tuition, seminar materials, certificate of completion, continental breakfast, and lunch. Government employees will be eligible for special discounted government rates available in 2018. Employees must register online and indicate the registration as Government. Registrants will be asked to provide their government ID onsite. If attendee does not provide government ID, they will be charged the regular pricing fee.

Pricing for SeminarsWorld Orlando

Early Member Rate
PMI Member Rate
Early Non Member Rate
Non Member Rate
Government Rate
One-day Seminar
$700
$750
$750
$895
$700
Two-day Seminar
$1400
$1500
$1550
$1790
$1400
Three-day Seminar
$2100
$2550
$2550
$2685
$2100
Four-day Seminar
$2800
$3000
$3000
$3580
$2800
Early Member Rate
One-day Seminar $700
Two-day Seminar $1400
Three-day Seminar $2100
Four-day Seminar $2800
PMI Member Rate
One-day Seminar $750
Two-day Seminar $1500
Three-day Seminar $2550
Four-day Seminar $3000
Early Non Member Rate
One-day Seminar $750
Two-day Seminar $1550
Three-day Seminar $2550
Four-day Seminar $3000
Non Member Rate
One-day Seminar $895
Two-day Seminar $1790
Three-day Seminar $2685
Four-day Seminar $3580
Government Rate
One-day Seminar $700
Two-day Seminar $1400
Three-day Seminar $2100
Four-day Seminar $2800

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 the same location at no cost.Group discounts apply to the same SeminarsWorld session and location at the same pricing. The maximum number that any organization can receive is three complimentary registrations (one for every 3 registrants up to 9). This offer does not include travel or hotel expenses. Groups can be registered online and will indicate group registration and the option to “Register Another” via their registration dashboard. 

Discounts are available for paid-in-full registrations only, and cannot be combined with any other discount(s). Complimentary registration must be requested at the time of enrollment and cannot be applied retroactively. Complimentary registration will be on the lowest-priced seminar.
 
Buy 3 get 1 free does not apply for seminars booked in conjunction with PMI® Global Conference or PMI® EMEA Congress. For those events, the 10% discount applies for groups of 10 or more from the same company.
PMI Cancellation Policy: If PMI cancels a seminar for any reason, they assume no responsibility for nonrefundable airline tickets or other travel costs. PMI will make every effort to immediately notify registrants of a cancellation. PMI reserves the right to cancel any seminar that has insufficient enrollment. 
 
Attendee Cancellations/Refunds:
  • Up to 2 weeks before the seminar: Full refunds, less US$50 processing fee per registrant, will be granted to cancellations received in writing up to two weeks before the first day of the seminar. 
  • Between 2 weeks and 48 hours before the seminar: Cancellations received less than two weeks before and 48 hours prior to the first day of the seminar are subject to a (US) $50 service charge, plus a US$50 processing fee. 
  • Less than 48 hours before the seminar and no-shows: Refunds/cancellations will not be given if cancellation is received less than 48 hours prior to the first day of your registered seminar, including no shows, as PMI has made financial commitments based on your attending the event. Attendees who do not attend a seminar and don’t give notice or request to cancel are not eligible for refunds. 
 
Attendee Substitutions and Changes:
  • Seminar Changes: There will be a US$50 transfer fee if seminar transfers are received up to two weeks prior to your original registered seminar. After two weeks, a US$50 transfer fee plus a US$50 per seminar day fee will apply. No transfers will be accepted after the first day of your original registered seminar. 
  • Registration transfers will only be available in the same calendar year as original registered seminar.
  • Transfers are not available across events, i.e. cannot be used towards credit for another PMI® event. Registrants must cancel their registration if connected with PMI® Global Conference or EMEA Congress and register separately if their session is a combined registration for both events.  
  • Seminar substitutions are not transferable from other PMI events: SeminarsWorld sessions purchased as a combination registration for PMI® Global Conference or PMI® EMEA Congress are non-transferable to other SeminarsWorld locations. Attendees must cancel their registration and register for the individual SeminarsWorld location. 
 

Hotel Discounted Rates

Room
Nightly Rate
Single Occupancy
 $142
Double Occupancy
$142
Room Nightly Rate
Single Occupancy  $142
Double Occupancy $142

These special rates are offered until 4 June 2018 or until the room block sells out.

Local Attractions

Event Instructors

Instructor Neal  Whitten

Neal Whitten
PMP

Neal Whitten is a popular speaker, trainer, consultant, mentor, and best-selling author in the areas of leadership, project management, and employee development. He has written over 100 articles for professional magazines—over 80 for PM Network magazine—and is the author of seven books. With over 35 years of front-line project management experience, Neal has developed and instructed dozens of unique workshops, created many professional- and personal-development online courses, and…

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Instructor Joseph  Reed

Joseph Reed
PhD

Dr. Joseph Reed is an organizational consultant who provides training and other individual and organizational effectiveness services to corporations and institutions. Joe's involvement with personal and organizational development dates back over twenty years. He has had direct managerial experience as a Marine Corps officer, university administrator, and manager of training & development within a financial services corporation. He currently heads J.R. Training, Inc., a training and or…

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Instructor Alfonso  Bucero

Alfonso Bucero
PMP, PMI Fellow

Alfonso Bucero is the founder and managing partner of BUCERO PM Consulting (www.abucero.com). He was a senior project manager at Hewlett-Packard Spain for 13 years. Alfonso was the founder, sponsor, and president of PMI Barcelona Spain Chapter, a member of the CoPAT for PMI EMEA 2005-6 congresses and the president of PMI Madrid Spain Chapter. He graduated from the “Leadership Institute Master Class" of 2007. Alfonso has a computer science engineering degree, is a PhD candidate, and…

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Instructor Randy  Englund

Randy Englund

Randy Englund shares his many years of experience, as a senior project manager and practitioner for 22 years at Hewlett-Packard Company, and now as executive consultant for the Englund Project Management Consultancy (www.englundpmc.com). Whether teaching university courses or PMI seminars, he delights in creating memorable experiences, using multimedia, interactive discussions, and a systems approach to organizational learning. These derive from work in a corporate Project Management Initiati…

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Instructor Jack S. Duggal

Jack S. Duggal
PMP

Jack 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 [Dynamic | Ambiguous | Nonlinear | Complex | Emergent] nature of projects and life in today’s disruptive world, and inspire people and organizations on how to lead change and make a difference! Jack is an internationally recognized expert in Strategy-Execution and PMO. His Next Generation seminars have been top-rated for over 15 y…

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Instructor Lowell D. Dye

Lowell D. Dye
PMP

Lowell Dye is a senior consultant with Management Concepts. He has over 30 years’ experience in project, program, and portfolio management including training, consulting, and implementation in a variety of commercial and government organizations. He is the coeditor of Project Portfolio Management: Selecting and Prioritizing Projects for Competitive Advantage and Managing Multiple Projects: Scheduling and Resource Allocation for Competitive Advantage, as well as author of several publish…

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Instructor Kate  Boothroyd

Kate Boothroyd

Kate Boothroyd is an expert risk management consultant offering specialist risk management consultancy and training. She is Director of KB Risk Consulting Limited, a risk management business based in the UK, providing a wide range of risk consultancy, training and audit services. Kate has particular expertise in project and corporate risk management, training and development, and internal audit. She has worked for major clients in the public, private and third sectors across a variety of coun…

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Instructor Dennis K. VanGemert

Dennis K. VanGemert
PMP

Dennis K. Van Gemert has been teaching project management and systems engineering for 10 years at the University of California and holds the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification from Project Management Institute and the Expert Systems Engineering Professional (ESEP) certification from the International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE), as well as being an Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA). He has 21 years experience in…

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Instructor Kent  Crawford

Kent Crawford
PMP, PMI Fellow

Kent Crawford is the founder and CEO of PM Solutions, the leader in applying project and portfolio management processes to drive operational efficiency. He is also founder and CEO of the firm’s training subsidiary, PM College. In addition to his executive role, he is an influential member of the project management community, highly respected as a thought leader. He is a sought-after speaker at business conferences worldwide and the award-winning author of The Strategic Project Office. …

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Instructor Gregory D. Githens

Gregory D. Githens
PMP

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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Instructor Carl  Pritchard

Carl Pritchard
PMI-RMP, PMP

Carl Pritchard is a thought leader in risk management.  He has authored seven project management textbooks, including two on risk management.  He is the principal and founder of Pritchard Management Associates, a veteran SeminarsWorld® instructor (for over two decades), and the U.S. Correspondent for the British project management magazine, Project Manager Today. …

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Instructor Kristy Tan Neckowicz

Kristy Tan Neckowicz
PMP

With 20+ years of experience in executive management, Kristy Tan Neckowicz has an extensive background in leadership development, strategic planning, project portfolio management and execution, and customer relationship management. Ms. Neckowicz has held various executive positions in business software companies, including president, senior vice president of operations, vice president of product strategy, vice president of new market development, and vice president of customer support. She ex…

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Instructor Bradley  Malone

Bradley Malone
PMP

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 Deborah  Crawford

Deborah Crawford
PMP

Deborah Bigelow Crawford has more than 20 years of experience in project and business management. She attained her PMP certification in1998 from the Project Management Institute (PMI). Ms. Bigelow Crawford serves as executive vice-president of PM Solutions, where she is responsible for the organization’s overall administrative operations and training. She also serves as president of the PM College®, PM Solutions' training division, where she is responsible for the fiscal managem…

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Instructor David  Po-Chedley

David Po-Chedley
PMP

Dave Po-Chedley, PMP, has been  involved in project management for over 25 years, and a SeminarsWorld faculty member since 2002. A  Principal at Cambridge Consulting, he helps clients enhance project effectiveness. Thousands of people from organizations across the globe have benefited from workshops and consulting services provided by Mr. Po-Chedley, including Google, General Dynamics, Hasbro, Boeing, General Motors, IBM, AT&T and General Electric. Dave has written several books…

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Instructor David B. Newman

David B. Newman
PMP

David B. Newman PMP, SPHR, CSM, has over 30 years of experience. He holds a master’s degree in technical management and has a diversified background in engineering and product development. He is a certified trainer for leadership seminars and loves to share his experience and extensive background with others. Project teams have excelled under his leadership as he has emphasized that the key to building a high performance team is to integrate management skills with a collaborative philos…

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Instructor Lisa  Hammer

Lisa Hammer
PMP

Lisa Hammer, PMP, has more than 30 years of experience, specializing in project management and staff development for both large and small firms. She has managed the implementation of several multi-million dollar programs to achieve client goals while maintaining budget and cost controls. Lisa’s executive career has been highlighted by a broad range of qualifications, including proven leadership and analytical skills, collaboration with outside groups, along with a reputation for account…

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Instructor Candase  Hokanson

Candase Hokanson

Candase is a Senior Product Manager at Seilevel and a PMI-Agile Certified Practitioner. Candase helps her clients to clearly understand the desired business value of the projects she works on so that the project team can focus on only the features/requirements that bring the most value. With this technique, she has cut up to 80% of project scope in unrelated or low priority requirements for multiple projects. Additionally, Candase has developed requirements for a variety of products such as: …

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Instructor Joy  Beatty

Joy Beatty
PMI-PBA

Joy Beatty is a Vice President at Seilevel, a professional services company whose mission is to define software that customers love to use. The Seilevel team provides business analyst and product management services for F1000 companies across the US. They also help customers who want to modify their approach to software requirements to be more effective, so IT projects deliver their intended business value. Joy has provided training to thousands of business analysts and is PMI-PBA® and CB…

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Instructor Karlheinz  Muenchow

Karlheinz Muenchow
PMP

As founder and president of XoJom Group, Karlheinz Muenchow is an innovator who excels at transforming the project management practice at organizations all across the globe. What sets him apart is the combination of his vast experience in technology and engineering, along with his committed passion to coach executives and managers striving for change.  Karl provides invaluable lessons developed from the real world that accelerate the process of piloting lean-agile across all organiza…

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Instructor Anthony  Paris

Anthony Paris

Anthony Paris is a business consultant mainly working on projects to deliver improvements in service delivery, projects delivery, and business results. From 1990 to 1996 he was Managing Director of Air Malta, the Maltese National Airline, performing a major reorganization and implementing major automation projects. His management consulting work includes many years of helping organizations like JP Morgan Chase, American Express, Metropolitan Life, NASA, and General Electric in the USA. Curren…

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Instructor Lawrence  Suda

Lawrence Suda

Lawrence Suda is the CEO at the Palatine Group/Management Worlds, Inc. with over 30 years’ project and program management consulting and training experience to numerous government and private sector companies. The Palatine Group specializes in creating computer-based simulations for project management and leadership training. Larry has worked with leading companies and government agencies throughout the world, including: NASA, US Navy, DAU and others and in the private sector to such co…

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Instructor Joyce D. Brown

Joyce D. Brown
PMP

Joyce D. Brown is managing director of W. W Mentorprises, Inc. She instructs on project, program, and portfolio management at the Connecticut Information Technology Institute (CITI), a unit of University of Connecticut’s School of Business. She is also an adjunct professor of project and program management for several graduate programs at UConn’s School of Business / Stamford campus.Previously, Ms. Brown spent more than fifteen years as vice president of operations for three globa…

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Instructor Thomas F. McCabe

Thomas F. McCabe
PMP

Thomas F. McCabe is managing director of W. W. Mentorprises, Inc. He instructs on project, program, and portfolio management at Connecticut Information Technology Institute (CITI), a unit of University of Connecticut School of Business. He is also an adjunct professor at Fairfield University’s Dolan School of Business where he teaches project management at the graduate and undergraduate levels. His previous positions include e-Infrastructure consulting manager at a “Big 4” c…

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Instructor Frank P. Saladis

Frank P. Saladis
PMP

Frank P. Saladis, PMP, is the president of Blue Marble Enterprizes, Inc.  He has more than 35 years of experience working in the IT, telecom installation and project management training environment at AT&T and Cisco Systems, where he was responsible for large telecommunications and IT projects with capital budgets ranging from $3 million to $450 million USD.   Mr. Saladis is now a leading consultant, instructor, motivational speaker and an author within the discipline of…

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