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What do you mean by Resource Management?The processes whereby we efficiently and effectively manage human capital deployed for the purposes of operating a service intensive business.
How big will the Symposium be?We are expecting up to 100 participants from around the globe, and a mix of executives, managers, and practitioners responsible for RM in their organizations.
What industries would be most applicable for the symposium?Professional and Consulting services operations in the technology space, and the internal Enterprise/IT operations conducting service intensive projects and other internal/external client support. Additionally, if you do not fit one of these industries, any company whereby you are managing pools of human capital and want to improve utilization and/or project performance can benefit from the Symposium. For more information send an email to email@example.com.
Do I have to have an RMCP® certification to attend?No. Anyone interested in the resource management discipline will gain value from the Symposium.
I am a RMCP® – will I get credit toward my recertification for attending?Yes, you can earn up to 8 PCUs by attending the Symposium.
I am a PMP – will I get credit toward my recertification for attending?Yes, you can earn up to 8 PDUs by attending the Symposium.
What should I wear?Business casual attire. We recommend a jacket or sweater in case meeting room temperatures are cool.
Are meals included in the registration fee?On Day 1 there will be a Welcome Reception with heavy hors d’oeuvres and drinks. On Day 2 there will be a catered Lunch.
What is the cancellation policy?Go to this link for our cancellation policy for the RM Global Symposium.
I only want to attend one day of the symposium, is that possible?Yes, but you must still pay full price.
Will I receive a certificate of attendance?No but your Symposium registration receipt will be evidence for submission of your PCUs.
Can I bring a guest to the RM Global Symposium?Yes, provided they pay for a registration if they intend to attend the Symposium events.
What is included in the cost of my registration?Access to this 1.5 days event, soft copies of all presentation material, reception on day 1, and lunch on day 2.
How do I register?Using the convenient link from the main page of the event website located at www.resourcemanagementinstitute.com/symposium
What are the registration deadlines?Go to this link for registration deadlines.
What are accepted forms of payment for registration?Using PayPal, we accept most major credit cards or if you have a PayPal account you can have a direct debit from your bank account.
When I pay by credit card, what company name will show up on my statement?RMI or RM Institute
Will there be presentation handouts provided onsite?No. However, all materials will be made available online to paid participants after the event has concluded.
Will a program book or schedule be mailed to me, or will I receive one onsite?The entire agenda is available online from the event website. We will also provide a summary agenda in hard copy when you register on the first day. Further, the symposium agenda will be available to attendees via a mobile app.
Will media be present at the event?No, we do not invite the press to our conferences. This allows us to maintain a safe environment for participants and speakers to engage in frank discussions.
Where do I go to get a hotel room?The special symposium rate is sold out. We suggest that you call the hotel directly at (214) 748-1200. The hotel will quote you their best available rate over the dates you request.
If I arrive early or check out on Thursday, will there be a holding area for our bags?Yes, the Hotel’s Guest Services can arrange to check baggage for those arriving early when rooms are unavailable and for guests attending functions on departure day.
Is Wifi included in the hotel fee?Attendees who are staying at the Hilton Anatole under the symposium room block will get free Wifi in their room and the conference area.
Do I have to stay in the Hilton Anatole?No, however we invite and encourage symposium participants to take advantage of our special pricing; and, the additional opportunities afforded when attendees are located in a single venue.
What airports are closest to the hotel?Dallas Love Field (3.9 mi) and Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (21.4 mi).
Is transportation to the hotel included?No, but for your planning purposes, the hotel is 10 minutes from Dallas Love Field (3.9 mi) and 20 minutes from Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (21.4 mi). If you choose to drive or rent a car there is a 50% discount on overnight self-parking for registered hotel guests.
What should I bring?Other than yourself, bring your ideas and a desire to collaborate with other symposium attendees.
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Where can I pick up my badge?The registration desk will be located in the Verandah Club Foyer of the hotel.