Who Should Attend and Why

PMI® EMEA Congress attracts professionals from leading organisations in a wide range of industries and sectors and 70+ countries. With a blend of traditional and non-traditional sessions, plus a specially curated TED Session, this year’s event will also suit professionals who put a high value on networking and being inspired to act.

By joining us, you’ll empower yourself and your organisation with the knowledge, skills and connections to stay competitive in an ever-changing world. 

Top Ten Reasons Why to Attend PMI® EMEA Congress 2019 in Dublin, Ireland


Find your motivation with TED

TED Person Speaking

As ever, EMEA Congress will open with an inspiring keynote speaker. But for the first time this year, attendees will also be able to hear from influential and often visionary presenters in a specially curated TED Session. So you can boost your motivation while tapping into a powerful new network of influencers. 

Develop Your Skills

develop your skills

Gain hands-on experience with subject matter experts and thought leaders in the industry. Learn to problem-solve and make decisions using tools and techniques that help you recognise and anticipate diverse situations.

Make valuable connections

make valuable connections

Interact and share experiences with peers, mentors and business partners at our networking receptions. Ask questions, seek advice and gain new perspectives from people facing similar challenges. And take the opportunity to develop yourself personally and professionally.

Keep Up-to-Date

keep up to date

Stay ahead by learning about the latest innovations in a global project, programme and business environment. Discover the latest trends and best practices in this ever-changing world. And start applying your new skills as soon as you get back to work.

Customize Your Learning to Fit Your Needs

customize your learning experience

Congress features many educational sessions each day, on a variety of topics and at different levels of skill. By creating a schedule that suits your needs and interests, you’ll broaden your knowledge and deepen your expertise in your chosen areas.

Earn PDUs Across the PMI Talent Triangle®

In just three days at PMI EMEA Congress, you’ll earn 17 of the professional development units (PDUs) you need to maintain your certification. (Attend a SeminarsWorld in Dublin course and you’ll earn up to 14 more.) We’ll provide the PDU value of each session across the three PMI Talent Triangle® competencies. So you can choose the best content for you.

See and Be Seen

increase your visibility

Make yourself noticeable! Meet experts and leaders in your industry or role. Share your ideas and experiences to help make a positive impact and position yourself as a key component in the success of your organisation.

Uncover New Tools and Solutions

uncover new tools

Discover the latest and greatest technological tools of the trade. And find out how they’ll help you and your organisation to become more productive and efficient. 

Explore Our Extra Events

explore additional events

Earn extra PDUs, take topic-focused, small-group courses and focus your learning on leadership development at events right before and after PMI EMEA Congress. (PMI Leadership Institute Meeting, 10-12 May, and SeminarsWorld in Dublin, 16-17 May. Group discounts are available for all events.

Visit Vibrant, Easy-going Dublin

visit dublin

With a history dating back to the 13th century, Dublin is one of the world’s most visited tourist destinations. Join us at PMI EMEA Congress 2019 for the chance to experience the city through project-based, off-site learning sessions and interactive workshops. All while immersing yourself in the diverse culture Dublin has to offer.

These Fortune 500 companies have previously sent representatives:

  • Microsoft
  • Facebook
  • JP Morgan Chase
  • IBM
  • Google
  • Siemens
  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise
  • Volkswagen
  • Boeing
  • General Electric
  • Dell Technologies
  • Cisco Systems
  • Intel
  • DuPont
  • Hyundai
  • Abbott Laboratories 
  • Deloitte
  • Nestlé
  • CDW Corporation
  • Deutsche Telekom

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