May Dinner Meeting - The Westin Virginia Beach Town Center - Register before 5PM on 26 April to avoid $10 late fee

May 03, 2017
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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The Westin Virginia Beach Town Center
4535 Commerce Street
Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Presentation Title:  The Four C's of Project Communication - Control, Cost, Community and Charisma

Presentation Description:  How well do you communicate with your boss?  Your team?  Your customer?  In this lively discussion, Carl Pritchard (Author of "The Project Management Communications Tool Kit") gives you the tools to ensure you're thinking through your communications with the customer, the team and your organization.  As he examines the facets of Control, Cost, Community and Charisma, he drives home how virtually anyone can be a more effective communicator with just a marginal amount of planning and forethought.

Speaker:  Carl Pritchard, PMP, PMI-RMP, EVP

Carl Pritchard is a lecturer, author and thought leader in project management and risk management.  He is the author of 7 books, including the Project Management Communication Tool Kit, 2nd Edition. He was the lead chapter author for the Risk Management chapter of PMBOK 4th Edition, serves as the US Correspondent for Project Manager Today (UK), and sits on the board of directors of He has lectured around the world, and is considered one of the "fun guys" of project management.  He co-produced The Portable PMP Prep, an audio series soon to be released in its PMBOK6 edition.

Join us for an evening of learning, networking and socializing on Wednesday, May 3, 2017.  Register before 26 April at 5:00 PM to avoid a $10 late registration fee.

Parking:  Use the parking garage off Market Street, decks 3 and above to avoid a fee, and take elevator to The Westin lobby on the ground floor. 

·  Registration and the cash bar opens at 5:30 PM with time to network with colleagues and learn about one another in our regional professional organization.

 ·  A plated dinner will begin between 6:15 and 6:30 PM with some brief chapter business and introductions. Menu: chicken entre'e, starch and vegetable, salad, bread and dessert.  Coffee, tea and water.

***Vegetarian and special meals due to dietary restrictions will be available upon request by noting your preference in the Special Instructions and Comments block while registering.  These meals cannot be guaranteed if member or guest does not register at least one week prior to the meeting.*** 

 ·  At approximately 7 PM we will turn our focus to the featured presentation.

PDUs Available: 

1 Category A Strategic Business PDU for Certified PMP, PgMP, PMI-RMP or PMI-SP, which the chapter will log for you.  Up to 1.5 PDUs for networking prior to the start of the meeting that you log yourself.  Up to 1.5 PDUs if you volunteer to help with registration that you also log yourself.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Registration will close 24 hours before the event.  Late registration begins after 5:00 pm, the Friday before the event.  *** Due to contracts with hotels and conference centers and the requirement to provide advanced notice on the number of attendees so they can order the correct amount of food, once you have registered, there will be no refunds. ***


$30.00 Member Registration
$40.00 after 5:30 pm April 26

$40.00 Non-Member Registration
$50.00 after 5:30 pm April 26

$0.00 Scholarship Donation