Event Photos are available now.

Some photos are available directly on our website.  The majority will be available via a link to a Google Drive.  No logins required.


Speaker Presentations

Presentation slides were generously provided by most speakers and are available for download on Region 7 Leadership website (must be Chapter Leader to access).

To access the presentations, login to the website, click on Share -> Documents -> Region Summit Information -> 2018 Summit – Always Ready Always There -> Speaker Presentations


Online Registration is now closed.

Walk-in registration for the Summit may still be available on March 22nd on site.
Optional Activities are not available.
Wednesday Lunch Presentation is still open!


March 22-24, 2018

2018 Region 7 Leadership Summit

at Ala Moana Hotel in Honolulu, Hawaii


We welcome all PMI Chapter Members and Leaders to this 3-day event for participants to develop their leadership skills, network and support the building and growing of PMI chapters across Region 7.   The following 18 PMI Chapters (California, Nevada, Honolulu, Arizona and New Mexico) will send chapter members and leaders:

Central Coast California, Central Valley California, Honolulu Hawaii, Inland Empire California,                     Los Angeles California, Monterey Bay California, Northern Nevada, Orange County California, Otowi Bridge New Mexico, Phoenix Arizona, Rio Grande New Mexico, Sacramento Valley California, San Diego California, San Francisco Bay Area California, Silicon Valley California, Southern Nevada, Tucson Arizona, and Wine Country California

This event will feature 2 days of conference breakout sessions with world class keynote speakers.  Presentation tracks will be organized by:

  • Leadership

  • Strategic and Business Management

  • Improving the PMI Chapter (sessions will align to PMI  Talent Triangle appropriately)

We recommend travelers to arrive Wednesday March 21, 2018.  There will be optional activities on Thursday March 22 including an evening luau experience.  Friday and Saturday will include keynotes and breakout sessions.  Friday night will be a special gala event dinner and the event will conclude Saturday night with a reception.  Families are welcome to join us for optional activities, the gala and Saturday reception. 

The theme is:

"Always Ready, Always There"


Program / Schedule

Subject to changes.  Check back often!

2018 Region 7 Summit Meeting dates: Wednesday March 21 to Sunday March 25, 2018

  • Wednesday March 21, 2018: travel day to arrive in Honolulu
  • Wednesday March 21, 2018: Optional PMI Honolulu Hawaii Chapter Monthly Lunch
    • Pioneer Plaza: 20th Floor Main Dining 900 Fort Street Honolulu, HI 96813
    • 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    • 1 PDU leadership/ team building presentation by John Jones, 2019 PMI Region 7 Chapter Mentor
  • Thursday March 22: check in for tour 9:30am in Ala Moana Hotel lobby, 9:30am-4:00pm: Optional Day Event Pearl Harbor, USS Arizona, Honolulu City Tour.
  • Thursday March 22:  5:30pm to 8:30 pm:Optional Luau Dinner & Show experience in the evening at Hale Koa Hotel.
    • Luau Meal to include: Kalua Pork, Asian Crusted Fish, Soy Sauce Chicken, Teriyaki Beef, Fried Rice, Poi, Sweet Potato with Toasted Coconut, Stir Fried Vegetables and 1 drink from the bar.
  • Friday March 23: 8 a.m. Opening keynote, conference workshops, afternoon keynote and optional banquet Gala dinner event 6 to 9 p.m.
    • Gala Dinner to include: Caesar salad with garlic croutons, choice of New York Steak, roasted salmon with basil pesto or vegetarian dish - portobello mushroom, New York Style Cheese Cake with strawberry coulis,  freshly brewed Lion's coffee, decaffeinated coffee, hot or iced tea and 2 drinks from the bar.
  • Saturday March 24: 8 a.m. Opening keynote conference workshops/keynote, close summit, after event reception for all 6 to 9 p.m.
  • Sunday March 25, 2018: check out and Free Day!


Detailed schedule on breakout sessions available


Downloadable PDF of program brochure available.


Meet our Keynote Speakers:

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Keynote Speaker (Friday Morning)


Tom Crea

Tom Crea

Author, Speaker, and Coach
Blackhawk Leader Development
Keynote Speaker (Friday Afternoon)


Andy Crowe

Andy Crowe, PMP, PgMP, and Six Sigma Black Belt

CEO and founder of Velociteach

Keynote Speaker (Saturday Morning)


Maureen Metcalf

Maureen Metcalf

Founder, CEO
Metcalf & Associates, Inc.


Optional PMI Honolulu Hawaii Chapter Monthly Lunch
"Personality Management Practices"

(1 Leadership PDU)

Wednesday March 21, 2018, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. 
Pioneer Plaza: 20th Floor Main Dining 900 Fort Street Honolulu, HI 96813

Presented by John D. Jones, Jr., PMP®, CGCIO, ITIL , 2019 PMI Region 7 Chapter Mentor
This event is not included in the Region 7 Summit registration.  This is the PMIHNL regular monthly General Membership Meeting & Luncheon.  




Ala Moana Hotel

Book your hotel room at special conference rates at Ala Moana Hotel (link removed).


Hawaiian Airlines

If you are traveling on Hawaiian Airlines, we have a special group rate of 5% off the published web fare (link removed).



Kane Ng-Osorio
Kane Ng-Osorio, MBA, PMP
Vice President
PMI Honolulu Hawaii Chapter
2018 Region 7 Summit Project Manager
Send inquiries to: 2018R7@pmihnl.org