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    Summit18 - REGISTER TODAY!

    March 22, 2018
    8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
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    Manor House
    7440 Mason Montgomery Road
    Mason, OH 45040

    What is Summit18?

    Summit18, on Thursday, March 22 and Friday, March 23 is a 2-day, premier professional development event that focuses on leadership, strategic business management, and technical expertise. Whether you attend 1 day or BOTH days, all are welcome to attend Summit18!

    Join us for Summit18

    • Thursday, March 22, 2018

    • Friday, March 23, 2018

    • BOTH March 22 & March 23, 2018

    Program Schedule

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    Keynote Speakers

    Helping individuals, teams and organizations aim higher and grow faster with nationally acclaimed learning experiences and through the techniques used by elite military teams to drive accountability, increase agility and accelerate performance. (March 22)

    Andrew Tarvin

    Andrew TarvinSpeaker, trainer, author, and coach that teaches people and organizations how to use humor to be more effective while having fun. (March 23)

    Women in Leadership Panel: Transformational Leadership and the Skills to Succeed (March 23)

    Valerie Browning
    Valerie Browning, Center Director, Kiddie Academy of Mason
    Tricia Fielden
    Trish Fielden, CSM, MBA, Senior Vice President - Head of Transformation and Ops Excellence, Fifth Third Bank
    Syndi NeptuneSydni Neptune, PMP, PMO Director, Western & Southern Financial Group
    Priya SeraiPriya Serai, PMP, MBA, 
    Transformation Leader for PMI Global
    Karen Tate
    Karen Tate, PMP, MBA, PMI Fellow, President, The Griffin Tate Group, Inc.


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    Each day, we offer a variety of tracks and speaker engagements for you to attend. Tracks directly relate to the PMI Talent Triangle! Earn up to 12 PDUs for both days. 

    Summit 18 Tracks

    Track #1: LEADERSHIP 
    Successful project management requires leadership skills. Do you want to gain a competitive advantage? Are you looking to lead and develop teams? Come to Summit ’18 and learn how leaders ignite commitment and success!


    Project management demands a methodical knowledge that can be applied to planning and implementing projects. Come learn from successful practitioners how to enhance your tool belt! Explore Agile, the transformation from Waterfall to Agile, and performance management!


    PMI emphasizes that strategic and industry knowledge, when combined with an entrepreneurial spirit, improves project implementation and corporate results. Join us and learn how to be dynamic, innovative, and implement effective strategies designed to make your project a success!


    Are you in touch with the activities associated with running a company, such as controlling, leading, monitoring, organizing, and planning? PMI defines business management as the organization and coordination of business activities employed to achieve defined objectives. Come to Summit18 and be inspired by leaders from different backgrounds as they discuss what it’s like having been through the crucible of leading projects! Listen to their stories of success, and learn from their mistakes!