2014 PM Symposium

2014 PM Symposium - September 26, 2014

The PM Symposium provides a forum focused on developing project managers of all skill levels through professional development opportunities (7 PDUs will be available throughout the day). The symposium is also an opportunity for companies to meet project managers seeking career transition and matching interests, skills, and experience to their needs. If you are active in the project management community, don’t miss the premiere Symposium for the DC Metro Area.

The 2014 PM Symposium will feature exciting speakers addressing topics about "Leadership in an Interdisciplinary World". The Symposium will be held at the JW Marriott on Pennsylvania Ave on September 26, 2014.

Date and Location

Friday, September 26, 2014: 8:00am - 5:00pm
JW Marriott - Now in downtown DC!
1331 Pennsylvania Ave, NW
Washington, DC
PM Symposium - Individual RegistrationPM Symposium - Sponsor Registration

About the Educational Programs

The program agenda will follow four educational tracks: 

  • Professional Development
  • Project Management in Government 
  • Risk Management
  • Critical Chain Project Management 

In addition to the educational track sessions, we will also be offering three extended workshops for a limited number of attendees It is the goal of the PM Symposium team to provide valuable project management education, develop current and future leaders in the industry and government, and promote the profession.

All sessions will be worth PDU credits for PMPs with up to 7 PDUs available throughout the day.

2014 PM Symposium Speakers   2014 PM Symposium Agenda


8:30 am - 9:20 am Breakfast Keynote Session:
Exciting Challenges Facing Future Project Managers
featuring Daniel Walsh
9:40 am - 10:30 am Educational Track Sessions
10:50 am - 11:40 am Educational Track Sessions
12:00 pm - 1:20 pm Lunch and Lunch Keynote Session:
Leadership: Risk and Resilience
featuring Martha Johnson
1:50 pm - 2:40 pm Educational Track Sessions
3:00 pm - 3:50 pm Educational Track Sessions
4:10 pm -5:00 pm Educational Track Sessions

Sponsor Packages

The PM Symposium offers excellent sponsorship opportunities for any size company. Display information about your organization and network with attendees as a Table Sponsor, or choose from our Track or Keynote sponsorships offering the unique opportunity to sponsor an educational track or the keynote presentation.

Current Sponsors

Track Sponsors

Critical Chain Management
Track Sponsor
EXEPRONChesapeake Consulting Inc.   

Table Sponsors

George Mason University - Office of Continuing Professional Education George Washington University Management Concepts
NOVA - Workforce Development Division SRA International, Inc University of Maryland - School of Engineering
Think Systems, Inc. Capco CapTech
M Powered Strategies   Association of International Product Marketing and Management

Thank you to Our Sponsors