Professional Development Day – Spring 2023 (In-Person)

Business Acumen


Spring 2023 Professional Development Day (PDD) : Better Together

We’re back! Our day-long PDD will be both an in-person and virtual workshop experience for Spring 2023. Don't miss out on the opportunity to expand your project leader and changemaker toolkit. Whether you’re a seasoned or new project professional, this this full day interactive journey will provide you with the skills to drive change and broaden your perspective.

Learn from industry thought-leaders as they share vital project management skills needed to be successful in the future. Earn up to 8.5 PDUs (Technical, Strategic, and Leadership) as part of the PMI Talent Triangle and network with our local project management community.

This in-person event will take place at the Junior League of Austin, 5330 Bluffstone Lane, Austin, TX 78759 – parking and meals are included.

Program: “Better Together”

Type of Category: PDS Meeting

Type of Activity: Business Acumen

Date: April 27th 2023

Time : 8:30 to 17:00

Number of PDUs: 8.5


Members: $175

Non-Members: $225


AM Keynote Speaker - Russ Finney


Russ Finney is an award-winning assistant professor of instruction and the director of MIS undergraduate programs at The University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business where he teaches technology & business strategy. He is also an advisory partner the itmWEB Group where he assists with research and client engagement projects. He is a former CIO in the semiconductor, aerospace, and financial services industries where he focused on manufacturing, engineering, defense products, core banking, and trading. In 2016, Russ was named by Apollo Research as one of the Top 5 most highly followed US CIO influencers through social media (@rfinney). In 2021, he was named to the Texas McCombs faculty honor roll based on student academic performance and feedback. He began his career working with Ernst & Young.


PM Keynote Speaker - Adam White


Adam White is an in-demand national speaker, leadership expert, bestselling author, and one of the most inspiring, influential leaders in history. Society of Government Meeting Professionals and Western Region International Professional Management Association has both named him one of the best and most articulate speakers they have ever heard. As one of the most requested motivational speakers, Adam has shared the stage with Mayor Garcetti of Los Angeles, former Mayor Goodman of Las Vegas, John Maxwell and many other great influencers of this era. His live seminar events are "must-attends and continue to be a breeding ground for leaders, entrepreneurs, authors, speakers, and influencers all over the world.


For any issues with registration or questions about claiming PDUs, email VP of Professional Development

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Type of category: PDS Meeting

Type of activity: Business Acumen

Date: April 27th, 2023

Hour: 8:30 to 17:00

Number of PDUs: 8.5





Junior League of Austin

5330 Bluffstone Lane
Austin, TX, 78759