Symposium: Saturday Session

April 21, 2018
7:30 AM to 4:30 PM
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Resources Global Professionals (RGP) Offices
7 Times Square (Times Square Tower), Suite 2600
New York, NY 10036

This year’s theme is “Raise your PMIQ!”

Early Bird Registration has been extended! Register by February 18th and save big!

Ticket Types & Rates:

Ticket Type Early Bird Rate
(through 2/18)
Regular Rate
(2/19 through 4/16)
PMINYC & Neighboring Chapter Member $215 $275
PMINYC & Neighboring Chapter Member :
AND Student or Military
$135 $160
PMINYC & Neighboring Chapter Member :
AND Unemployed
$165 $190
Guest/Non-PMI Member $240 $290
Guest/Non-PMI Member :
AND Student or Military
$160 $210
Guest/Non-PMI Member :
AND Unemployed
$190 $240

On Saturday, the Symposium consists of hands-on, interactive workshops with top project management professionals. Roll up your sleeves and learn how to propel your projects to the next level! You’ll leave with both new skills and new contacts.

If you are interested in attending the Friday sessions too, visit the Events calendar and select a “Combo” pricing option.

Workshop Leaders

Brent Hurley
Chief Problem Solver (Change Manager / Enterprise Agile Coach / Agile Strategist),Gira Solutions

Workshop # 1: Agile Teams and the Transformation to Agility, What to Expect
This two-part workshop will focus on Agile, beginning with basic concepts and ending with Agile transformation. Learn all the ins and outs of structuring and managing a well-oiled, cross-functional Agile team, as well as how to make the ultimate transition into Agile in a smooth and orderly fashion.......

Enterprise Agile Coach, Unified Vision Group
Co-author, The Nehemiah Effect and Flow

Workshop # 2: Leading Without Authority
General Dwight Eisenhower once said, "It is easier to pull a string than to push it." Some experts call it servant leadership. However you describe this approach it will always result in more productive, higher performing teams when a leader works from a position of influence rather than power. During this session, attendees will learn about a simple framework that helps facilitate this approach.......

Natalya Bah, PMP
CEO, Natalya H. Bah Consulting

Workshop # 3: Put a Ring on It: Increasing Project Team Member Engagement
Employee engagement is an issue facing all industries in the United States. This has been illustrated in the findings in the Gallup Study: The State of the American Workplace. But what does this study say about engagement and project teams? What is the potential effect on projects if team members are not engaged in their work? This presentation discusses the correlation between team member engagement and project success.......

PDUs up to 7 (Category Details : TBA)
Note: PDUs for this event will be self-reported to PMI Global


Activity Start Time End Time
Registration / Continental Breakfast / Networking 7:30 AM 8:30 AM
Welcome 8:30 AM 8:45 AM
Workshop # 1 - Brent Hurley - Agile Teams and the Transformation to Agility, What to Expect 8:45 AM 10:15 AM
Break - Coffee - Networking 10:15 AM 10:30 AM
Workshop # 1 (continued) 10:30 AM 12:00 PM
Lunch / Networking 12:00 PM 12:30 PM
Birds of a Feather 12:30 PM 12:45 PM
Workshop # 2 - Ted Kallman - Leading Without Authority 12:45 PM 2:15 PM
Break - Coffee - Networking 2:15 PM 2:30 PM
Workshop # 3 - Natalya Bah - Put a Ring on It: Increasing Project Team Member Engagement 2:30 PM 4:00 PM
Bringing it all together - End of Day Wrap up 4:00 PM 4:30 PM

Venue Details
Dress Code: Business Casual
Picture ID: All participants may be required to show a picture ID to security personnel for admittance to the meeting
Please review our photo and video policy here

Refund Policy
Registration fees, less a non-refundable processing charge, are refundable if cancellation is received by the registration deadline. You must send an email to both VP Finance and VP Symposium by Dates below to be considered for a refund and you must receive response for confirmation.

Deadlines to Cancel By and Non-refundable Processing Charge
December 30, 2017 : $50
February 10, 2018 : $65
March 25, 2018 : $85
No Refunds after March 25, 2018