A fantastic success:
The PMI/NJ Regional Symposium held on May 12, 1997 at the
Newark Airport Marriott was a tremendous success. This years
attendance including attendees, vendors, speakers, and helpers
was 287, an all time high, with representation from New Jersey,
New York, Delaware, Pennsylvania, and Virginia. The attendees
were treated to an outstanding agenda of speakers and vendor
displays / presentations.
Mary Devon O'Brien, the NJ Chapter
President, provided an inspiring introduction to the festive
activities for the day.
Stacy Miltiades and her team presented 6 speakers who
provided keys to effective project management in the following
Dr. Bud Baker Project Politics
Martha Geaney Core Competencies for Project Managers
Carol Grimes PM Stands for People Motivator
Joseph Guella Communication Techniques for the Global
Lee Peters Negotiation Skills for the Project Manager
The Master's Touch in Project Success
Neal Whitton Attributes of the Indesposable Project
Manager (Part 1 & 2)
Bill Ruggles, our New Jersey native PMI International
President, was a special luncheon speaker who provided some
great insight into the changes at PMI headquarters.