Call for Speakers


Speak at the Industry’s Premier Resource Management Event

We are now accepting speaker applications for the 2020 Resource Management Global Symposium. Don’t miss your chance to share your expertise at the industry’s premier resource management event September 24-25 in Dallas, Texas. Priority will be given to speakers representing one of the four target audiences for the symposium: 1) Professional and Consulting services; 2) Enterprise/IT teams; 3) Product Development organizations 4) Marketing and Advertising agencies. Additionally, we are looking for industry professionals who can share best practices, practical experiences of resource management implementations/functions, and specific results from their resource management activities. Applications from PSA/PPM or RPM providers/vendors will not be considered. The RMI will have sole discretion of determining which speaker applications are accepted. The RMI is seeking content on the following priority topics:

    • Strategy and governance:  RM/O organizational design and buildouts; Governance, metrics, KPIs, reporting and results management; Cross-functional perspectives of running RM operations; RMO knowledge enablement and education
    • Process and technology:  Next-generation resource management; Forecasting and capacity planning; Effective skills database designs and management approaches; Staffing / project allocation methodologies; Skills development and planning; Employee engagement strategies; Use of PSA/PPM/RPM tools; Third party strategies and sourcing; International (non-US), cross border staffing
    • Case studies whereby excellence in RM is linked to better outcomes e.g. improved project performance, services and products for these industry domains:  Professional and consulting services; Enterprise/IT; Product development; Marketing and advertising agencies; Other project-based service businesses


There are a limited number of speaking opportunities. To submit a proposal, fill out the Call for Speakers form below. All submissions will be reviewed by the RMI and those chosen will be contacted via email.

The Call for Speakers runs through May 15, 2020. If you have any questions on submitting a proposal or if you are not interested in speaking but would like to suggest a topic let us know at

  • If selected this description will be used on the Symposium website and/or Symposium app to market your session to attendees.
  • What would this session be about and what makes it unique and/or interesting? Please include 2 – 4 learning objectives for this session.