Meeting/Event Information

PMI Rochester Professional Development Day (PDD)

May 09, 2018
7:15 AM - 5:00 PM
 Add to Calendar

Rochester Riverside Convention Center
123 East Main Street
Rochester, NY 14604

It's that time of year! It's Spring which means Professional Development Day! 2018 is no exception. PMI Rochester's Professional Development Day is the largest educational and networking event for project management professionals in this area. We’ve lined up a TOP-NOTCH mix of nationally recognized speakers and outstanding local talent, including:


Ernest L. Hicks, former  Manager, Corporate Diversity for Xerox Corporation

“Achieving Work-Life Balance in the Project Management Space”




Kim Browning, 25-year veteran of executive positions in the Rochester area

“A View From Inside (The Sponsor’s Head)”





Neal Whitten, President of the Neal Whitten Group and former IBM Executive

“Behaviors that Lead to Exceptional Performance”




Janet Burns, President of JB Worldwide, and former PMO Director at The New York Times, MTV/Viacom, and First Bank

“A Maturity Model for Project Portfolio Management”




Ted Kallman, founder of Agile West MI and Author of The Nehemiah Effect, Flow, and Coloring Outside the Lines

“How to Make Any Project High-Performing and Agile Using Flow”



Jim De Piante, Professional Speaker and Consultant at De Piante International

"Swindlers, Con-Artists, and Project Managers"




Stacy Munechika, PMP, PMI-ACP, CSM, CSPO; Engineering Program Manager leading multi-functional, dispersed teams delivering innovative technology solutions

"Beyond Brainstorming: Tools To Spark Creativity in Your Project Team"



"No Bull” Project Management

Dave Po-Chedley, PMP, a Principal at Cambridge Consulting and a Board Member at Pioneer Aerospace and managing projects effectively through consulting and training



A wealth of knowledge and a fruitful networking experience awaits you at the 2018 PMI Rochester Professional Development Day!


 View Photos


$289.00 Member Ticket
$347.00 after 11:45 pm May 7
$239.00 Earlybird rate before April 13

$349.00 Non-Member Ticket
$419.00 after 11:45 pm May 7
$299.00 Earlybird rate before April 13

$199.00 Student Ticket
$229.00 after 11:45 pm May 7
$149.00 Earlybird rate before April 13


A photographer may be on site to document a PMI Rochester event and/or activities. Photographs and video footage are the sole property of PMI® Rochester Chapter, Inc. By registering for and/or attending this event, attendees understand that PMI Rochester may use their likenesses for promotional purposes. If you do not wish to be photographed, please notify the photographer on site at the event. Otherwise we reserve the right to post photos and video with your likeness posted to the PMI Rochester website.