Networking

PMI Global Conference is the place to meet like-minded PM practitioners from all over the globe.  We’ve made it easy by bringing everyone together.  All YOU need to do is to be there!  Here is a list of the multiple networking opportunities where you will be able to make those connections.

Friday, 4 October
Emerging Professionals Reception
An invite only evening 

Saturday, 5 October │8:00a.m. – 8:45 a.m. 
First-time Global Conference Attendee Orientation
We want your first PMI Global Conference to be a great experience! Join us as we share tips and tricks to navigating your way through all of the activities planned at this year’s program.  Your first tip! Bring business cards and start building your network and meet fellow first timers.

Saturday, 5 October │5:30 p.m. 
Happy Hour Networking Event
Wind down day 1 and join us in this opening welcoming reception where you will be able to network with 3000+ attendees and more than 50+ exhibiting companies.  This reception will be held in the Exhibit Hall.

Saturday, 5 October │7:00 p.m. 
PMI Awards Gala
The PMI Awards Gala and Dinner is an annual celebration of project, program, and portfolio management.  Take part in this special event where we honor those who represent the best of the best from across the world of project management.  Additional fees apply. Click here to learn more. 

Sunday, 6 October │6:00 p.m. 
Networking Reception - Celebrating the Future of the Profession
Our official evening together to celebrate PMI’s 50th Anniversary and the Future of the Profession.  Stay tuned for location.

Monday, 7 October │4:30 p.m. 
Closing Reception
Enjoy light refreshments as we close this year’s program with a closing reception.  Immediately after the TED Talks, Curated by PMI by TED closing session, you will have the opportunity to talk with the TED speaker who just concluded their presentation. 

Daily Continental Breakfast and Refreshment Breaks
A perfect opportunity to grab a cup of coffee or a snack and network with fellow practitioners by sharing your plan for the day or chat about the recent learnings from sessions.  All meals will be available in the Exhibit Hall.

Daily Luncheon(s)
We’ve purposefully lengthened the luncheon hours to allow attendees to recharge with a quick bite to eat, check in on home or office and spend some quality time in this year’s Exhibit Hall.  Learn more about the latest products and services and visit one of the 50+ exhibiting companies or take part in different activities available in the Enrichment Zones. All meals will be available in the Exhibit Hall.