3rd Annual PMI Chicagoland Career Development Conference, "Career Transition and Growth" 12/15/2018, 8:00am - 4:45pm

December 15, 2018
8:00 AM CST - 4:45 PM CST
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Elmhurst College, Frick Center, Alexander and Prospect Rooms
190 Prospect Ave
Elmhurst , IL 60126
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Here are the top reasons why this conference is great for the participants including you!!

  • We have 2 great tracks; one will help you jump start your career and another will help you grow into your role. Attend and polish your skills in these areas.
  • Learn from a variety of topics from Entrepreneurship to LinkedIn.
  • You don't have to travel out of town to hear and learn from our great speakers.
  • Earn up to 6 PDUs
  • Lastly, come and network with 100+ other professionals


Note: We are having issues with our registration system. If you are having issues, please send your name, address, lunch preference: Vegetarian or non-vegetarian, and if you are a PMI Member or non-Member to Cynthia Andersen:  and please bring a check on Saturday.

Transportation from Chicago, Ogilvie Transportation Center, 500 W Madison St #3610, Chicago, IL 60661, from 8:40am, arriving 9:12am a short walk to the campus, and returning from Elmhurst Train Station from 3:13pm and 5:13pm. The campus is west and south from the train station.



Day and Time: Saturday, December 15, 2018, 8:00am-4:45pm

Location: Elmhurst College

                 190 Prospect Ave, Elmhurst, IL 60126

                 Frick Center, Prospect and Alexander Rooms                                                                                

Registration Cost:

$10.00 -PMI Chicagoland Members
$29.99 - Non-members

Registrants Pricing Details (Registration includes Light Breakfast and Lunch, Snack)

It’s a great opportunity, so don’t miss it!

The Third Annual Career Development Conference on "Career Transition and Growth" is on 12/15/2018, from 8:00am - 4:45pm at Elmhurst College, 190 Prospect Ave, in Elmhurst, IL in the Frick Center, rooms Prospect and Alexander.

Our Keynote, Marian Cook, will talk on "The Future of Work: How Can We Prepare for a Future We Can't Yet Define"? We are undergoing a massive transformation in the way we work, and this pace of change is changing the skills that organizations are looking for in their people...Many of the roles, skills and job titles of tomorrow are unknown to us today...

Register, attend and find out more on how to prepare for this future

Watch our web pages about the conference for more information, as we get closer to the date, under Careers on the website.

Current topics and speakers:

Keynote: Marian Cook, The Future of Work: How Can We Prepare for a Future we Can't Yet Define,  8:45am

Transition Track:

Bob Podgorski, Your Unique Selling Proposition, 10:00am

Colonel Jill Morgenthaler, Storytelling: The Secret weapon to your Next Job, 11:15am

Denise Hansard, Interview Hacks, Prepare to Shine, 1:00pm

Jill Fahlgren, Tips for Powering Up Your Career, 2:15pm

Denis Curtin, Energize Your Job Search with the Latest Linked In Updates 3:30pm


Career Path:

Brad Malone, on Thinking about your Career, 10:00am

John Kennedy, Critical Thinking, 11:15am

Brian Vanderjack, Successful Transition, from Project Manager to Scrum Master, 1:00pm

Andy Kaufman, The Power to Influence without Authority, 2:15pm

Steve Pieczko, Help Me I've Fallen and I Can't Get Up, About Bouncing Back, 3:30pm


We hope you can join us, and will be looking to see you there!


Cynthia Andersen, Director of Career Development and Career Development Team


Questions? E-mail or call 708-363-3791

15 Frick Center


Registration Fees

$10.00 Member Ticket

$29.00 Non-Member Ticket for PMI Chicagoland Career Development Conference