SeminarsWorld® in Chicago

Schedule

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3 Day Seminar

15 - 18 July 2019
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.

Register by 3 June for early bird rates, and through 28 June, save on guest rooms at the Hilton Chicago.

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

Hotel & Conference Location

Hilton Chicago
720 S Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60605

Make reservations early, as rooms tend to sell out quickly. To make reservations, click on the "Book Your Room" button or call the hotel directly at +1 800 445 8667 or +1 312 922 4400. Be sure to mention Code: SEW 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. Click here for more information.

Seminar Pricing

Fees include tuition, seminar materials, certificate of completion, continental breakfast, and lunch.

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.
Refunds will be granted to cancellations received in writing up to 31 days or more before the first day of the seminar. Refund amount will equal registration fee paid minus US$50 or €50 processing fee per registrant.
 
Seminar Changes: Refunds will be granted to cancellations received in writing up to 30 days before the first day of the seminar. Refund amount will equal registration fee paid minus US$150 or €150 processing fee per registrant.
 
No Refunds - Requests for cancellations or transfers received 29 days or less from start date of seminar will not be eligible for refunds. Attendees who do not attend the seminar and have not communicated with PMI (“no shows”) are not eligible for refunds.
 
Seminar substitutions are not transferable from other PMI events or across calendar years. 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 session/location. 
 
If PMI cancels a seminar for any reason, PMI assumes 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.

 

Hotel Discounted Rates

Room
Nightly Rate
Single Occupancy
$239
Room Nightly Rate
Single Occupancy $239

Flight Information

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Save off published fares to Chicago, Illinois (ORD - O'Hare) between 9 July and 20 July 2019. Contact your travel professional or United at +1 800 426 1122 for reservations. Refer to Agreement Code: 714995. Z Code: ZGGN.

Or, save by booking your own reservations at www.united.com. Choose your flight times and access your meeting discount by inserting ZGGN714995 in the Offer Code box.

Valid dates: between 9 July and 20 July 2019.

Local Attractions

Event Instructors

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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Instructor Roger   Firestien

Roger Firestien

Dr. Roger Firestien has taught more people to lead the creative process than anyone else in the world.   By applying Roger’s work in creativity: • Clorox solved a 77-year-old problem in 15 minutes; • General Motors came up with a $1.50 solution that saved the company $50,000 a week; • Mead Paper developed a world-class line of products and saved $500,000 a year; • The Los Angeles Times set their vision for the future; and • Weste…

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Instructor Teresa  Lawrence

Teresa Lawrence
PMP

Teresa Lawrence, PhD, PMP, CSM, provides training and facilitation in the application of creative problem solving to project management. Additionally, she consults as a project manager and provides professional services in project management and agile mindset development and PMP certification training. Since September of 2017, over 30K project managers have participated in Teresa’s trainings, workshops, presentations and webinars and earned PDUs as a result. Teresa is an alum of the Int…

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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 Lawrence  Suda

Lawrence Suda

Lawrence Suda is the CEO of Management Worlds/Palatine Group and is a popular and senior trainer, speaker and sought-after consultant. As a simulation designer and trainer his focus is on teamwork, business culture that drives results, a forward moving vision building leadership capability in support of business strategy and achieving key business outcomes. Larry is known for his company’s project and program management simulations and is one of the early developers of simulation learni…

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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 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 Sunny   Faronbi

Sunny Faronbi
PMP

A highly in-demand and respected keynote speaker, seminar leader and business coach, Sunny Faronbi’s professional experience of almost 3 decades across 4 continents continues to provide him with a wealth of knowledge and skills that he frequently draws from.   With an engineering background, Sunny began to learn what it takes to be a leader when he started leading teams of engineers and other professionals on projects across international boundaries. As a project manager, h…

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Instructor Olivier  Lazar

Olivier Lazar
PMI-ACP, PMI-PBA, PMI-RMP, PMI-SP, PMP, PgMP, PfMP

Olivier Lazar is an organizational architecture 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 and COO at the Valense Palatine Group, acting Project Management Director at Altran AG in Switzerland, a former president …

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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 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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