PDD Speaker Application

Dynamic and engaging speakers are critical to the success of Professional Development Days. Do you have what it takes? We are now accepting keynote and workshop applications for PDD 2018, which will be held at the Overland Park Convention Center on October 1-2.

Criteria (keynote and workshop speakers)

  • PMP, ACP or other PMI certification or 5+ years applicable experience 
  • Professional content for experienced project management practitioners required 
  • Presentation must be 60 minutes in length including Q&A for workshop presentations. 
  • Two 60 minute back to back presentations for keynote presentations. 
  • Provide a summary handout or other deliverable to presentation attendees 


Benefits of speaking

  • Exposure within the project management community 
  • Practice in delivering a quality, professional presentation 
  • Giving back to the PMI KC Chapter 
  • Earn PDU’s for the amount of time spent preparing the presentation 
  • Audience feedback and evaluation of your presentation 
  • Free admission to PDD 


Apply now

Keynote speaker application - no longer accepting applications

Workshop speaker application

Chapter members and sponsors will be given preferential treatment in the selection process, so if you are not a member or sponsor of the PMI KC Chapter, this is the perfect reason to join!

Application deadline is March 17 at midnight. All applicants will be notified by March 30.