2016 Testimonials

The following testimonials were provided by 2016 participants.

Based on the positive feedback about the Symposium from previous Boland employees who attended, we plan to send three more Project Managers to the 2017 event.  Thank you for the great work and for building up the industry! Steve Mummey, Boland
This symposium has a perfect blend of technical and leadership tracks to sharpen the skills of even the most seasoned Project Managers. Andrew F. Van Der Stuyf, University of Maryland – Residential Facilities
This symposium presents a wide array of project/program management experience delivered by top notch presenters. 2016 PM Symposium Attendee
The annual UMD project management symposium is well done and a tremendous value for professionals wanting to learn more and stay abreast of new developments. It’s also a great opportunity to present a paper, share knowledge and meet experts. I was very happy with the lineup and results this year.  David Pells, PM World Journal
The 2016 symposium was very well organized and executed, and a great value for an event of this type in the Washington DC / Baltimore area. Christopher Ackerman, Millennium Challenge Corporation
The Symposium gave me many insights for my research, due to the excellent level of presentations and speakers, as well as, the keynote sessions. It is a top level event that I highly recommend. Fabiano Lima, Rio2016 Organizing Committee for Olympic and Paralympic Games
UMD did a great job of bringing in some of the most accomplished professionals for the keynote speeches. I highly recommend this Symposium for both accomplished project managers and those project managers early on in their careers. Julie Brodell Smith, The Clearing
This symposium is a great place for project management practitioners to come together to find successful techniques for implementing project management in the workplace. The UMD PM Symposium offers the hard to find view into project management. Susan Hostetter, U. S. Census Bureau