SeminarsWorld® in Chicago

Schedule

Seminar Title

2 Day Seminar

2 Day Seminar

3 Day Seminar

4 Day Seminar

2 Day Seminar

2 Day Seminar

2 Day Seminar

1 Day Seminar

1 Day Seminar

12 - 15 November 2018
Chicago, Illinois
United States

Hilton Chicago

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Join our expert SeminarsWorld® instructors in Chicago to network and learn with your peers in small-group, topic-intensive seminars aligned with the PMI Talent Triangle®, while you earn up to 28 PDUs and 2.8 Continuing Education Units (CEUs).

Register by 1 October 2018 for early bird rates, and through 22 October, save on guest rooms at the Hilton Chicago.

Seminar registration includes breakfast and lunch. SeminarsWorld runs from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Hotel & Conference Location

Hilton Chicago
720 S Michigan Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60605

Make reservations early, as rooms tend to sell out quickly. To make reservations, those within the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico or the U.S. Virgin Islands can call the hotel directly at +1 800 445 8667; all others should contact Hilton's local reservations office for their region. 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 Chicago

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
 $225
Double Occupancy
$225
Room Nightly Rate
Single Occupancy  $225
Double Occupancy $225

These special rates are offered until 22 October 2018 or until the room block sells out.

Local Attractions

Event Instructors

Instructor Traci  Duez

Traci Duez

Traci is a sought-after speaker in the project management community. She has spoken at over 120 PMI events in the past 6 years to over 14,000 project managers and leaders including 4 four PMI Global Congresses in North America and Europe. Traci earned a bachelor's degree in chemistry from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. She then entered the master's program in athletic coaching at The Ohio State University. She has coached basketball at the high school and collegia…

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Instructor Claudia M. Baca

Claudia M. Baca
PMP

Claudia M. Baca has PMO experience in multiple industries across all disciplines of portfolio, program, and project management. Claudia is an experienced writer and lecturer. She co-authored papers on the effective development of PMOs which were presented at four PMI global congresses. She has written five books on effective project management including the popular, Project Management for Mere Mortal. Claudia was the chair and co-author for Managing Change in Organizations: A Practice Guide, …

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Instructor Ruth Anne Guerrero

Ruth Anne Guerrero
PMP

Ruth Anne Guerrero has expertise in establishing and managing PMOs, and demonstrating how project management helps organizations improve their project execution and enables the attainment of strategic business goals. As head of US PMO for TD Bank, she was responsible for the $400MM project portfolio and supporting more than 750 project managers and business analysts. Prior to joining TD Bank, Ruth Anne worked at the AmeriHealth Mercy Family of Companies as vice president, PMO. At JPMorgan Cha…

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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 Mike  Katagiri

Mike Katagiri

World class Project Leadership Coach in the profession of project management on 4 continents for over 30 years.    Coached thousands of professionals from large organizations through complex computer supported leadership and teamwork simulations: PMI SeminarsWorld, NASA Academy of Project and Program Leadership, GM University, Electronic Arts, Jabil Corp, HP, Trane Corp, and the University of Washington.   PMI Officer during a decade of exploding growth: Preside…

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Instructor Narendra (NK)   Shrivastava

Narendra (NK) Shrivastava

CEO of RefineM LLC and an experienced Project Management Consultant, Trainer, and Agile Coach. He is a highly accomplished, strategic, and business-savvy consultant with more than 25 years of experience in project management, risk management and process improvements. NK is an experienced instructor/trainer on project management topics and specializes in PMP exam preparation, project management fundamentals, risk management, earned value management and Agile. …

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Instructor Carlene  Szostak

Carlene Szostak

Carlene Szostak a proven senior leader with a broad range of experience managing people, process and technology. She is presently a Principal of C Squared, Inc., a global strategic organization.    She has served as the COO of three organizations and a divisional executive at two others. Her background includes management level positions at H&R Block, Fiserv and Scott Paper. She has managed strategic programs for the NFL, NBA, US Olympic Committee, Mattel and General Foo…

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