2024 Professional Development Conference

Power Skills

The PMI Mid-Missouri Chapter is delighted to announce our 2024 Professional Development Conference (PDC) is open for registration. We would love to have you join us at the Stoney Creek Hotel in Columbia, MO, on October 10, 2024.  This year’s conference theme is “It's the Greatest Show on Earth!”  As project managers, life can sometimes feel like we are surrounded by a circus, but with the sensational lineup of expert speakers, you can tame those chaotic projects and be the ringmaster of the circus!

The agenda for our one-day conference includes a delicious lunch, excellent keynote speakers, and plenty of opportunity to network with other project management professionals. You won’t want to miss out on the program or the great prizes you’ll be eligible to win. Our opening session will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 10th and will wrap up at 5:00 p.m. with a Social Hour immediately following. 

Read more about the conference schedule on the conference website. Plan to sign up now to be part of this exciting conference!

Submit your registration before July 14th to take advantage of our early bird rate and save $30!


This year’s PDC includes the following dynamic speakers and topics:

  • Alan Mallory - Project High Notes - Interpersonal factors that enhance project teams
  • Jeff Harry - How Ted Lasso's Leadership Style can Help you Build Psychological Safety
  • Chris Harris - Project Management Insights from the Field
  • Alana Hill - Be Their Catalyst

Talent Triangle PDUs:
7 PDUs      

Event ID:

Date / Time of Event: 
10/10/2024  8:00 AM Registration, 9:00 AM – 5:30 PM Opening Keynote Session, Workshop, Lunch, Chapter Update, Afternoon Session, & Closing Session and PMI Social

Stoney Creek Hotel
2601 S. Providence Road
Columbia, MO 65203

Event Benefits:
Participation in this event will enable attendees to gain in Professional Development areas through the keynote speakers and topics across the talent triangle.  In addition, participants will have networking opportunities throughout the event during lunch and breaks provided.

Participation in the full program will qualify for up to 7 PDUs.

Cost of Event:

Early Bird Rates (5/1 – 7/14/2024)

  • Member - $195
  • Non-Member - $225
  • Student - $150 (enrolled full-time at a college or university)
  • Group Rate per person (6 or more) - $195

To obtain a group rate, please register each member of your group as a Member or Non-Member as appropriate and then email PMIVPPD@pmimidmo.org with a list of people registered within your group as Non-Members, and the total number of team members you registered so we can issue a credit back to you for the group discount. Thank you!

Regular Rates: (7/15 – 9/14/2024)

  • Member - $225
  • Non-Member - $255
  • Student - $180 (enrolled full-time at a college or university)
  • Group Rate per person (6 or more) - $225

Late Rates (9/15 – 9/30/2024)

  • Member - $250
  • Non-Member $280
  • Student - $205 (enrolled full-time at a college or university)
  • Group Rate per person (6 or more) - $250

Event Content and Breaks: 
Thursday, Oct. 10th

  • 8:00 – 9:00 AM Registration Open
  • 9:00 – 10:45 AM Welcome and Session 1
  • 10:45 -11:00 AM Break
  • 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM Session 2
  • 12:30 – 1:30 Lunch and Chapter Updates
  • 1:30 – 3:00 PM Session 3
  • 3:00 -3:15 PM Break
  • 3:15 – 5:00 PM  Session 4, Closing
  • 5:00 – 7:00 PM PMI Social

Event Capacity: 160
Minimum Capacity: 50

Minimum Group Size:  6
Maximum Group Size: No Max

Allowed Payment Type(s): PayPal, Mailed In, Cash/Check at the door

Recommended Audience: Anyone interested in project management and networking with area project managers

Prerequisites or Requirements:  No prerequisites to attend

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Type of category: Chapter Event

Type of activity: Power Skills

Date: October 10th, 2024

Hour: 8:00AM to 7:00PM

Registration close date: September 30th, 2024 at 11:59PM

# of PDUs: 7


Students: $180.00

Members: $225.00

Non members and Guests: $255.00


Stoney Creek Hotel

2601 S. Providence Road
Columbia, MO, 65203

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