Frequently Asked Questions

Below are frequently asked questions. If you don’t see an answer to a question that you have, please email events@pmi.org for assistance.

 

HOW DO I ACCESS THE EVENT ON DEMAND? 

I just registered. How do I access the virtual platform?

Attendees who registered for live or on demand access will receive an email notification within 1 hour following their completed registration which will include further instructions and a link to access the virtual platform. Attendees will need their email address and registration Confirmation ID iincluded in the email notification in order to sign in. Applicable payment must be complete in order to gain access to the event. To receive all event communications, be sure to mark the following email address as trustworthy in your settings: PMIvirtualevent@theonlinexpo.com. If you have any issues locating your email confirmation, please contact us at events@pmi.org for assistance.

Will I have access to content after the live virtual event has ended?

Yes, all events purchased within the Virtual Experience Series will be available on demand through 31 January 2022.

NOTE: On demand events will include sessions authorized for on demand access as a post live event offering. Please refer to the program agenda to view which sessions will be available for live/on demand sessions.

MEMBERSHIP & REGISTRATION 

Do I have to be a member to register for this event?

No, this event series is open to all PMI members or nonmembers to register. 

Can I join PMI as a member and register for the Virtual Experience Series at the same time?

Yes, during the registration process you will be able to add a PMI membership including the application fees to your cart. You will then be eligible to receive member pricing for the event.

Please note: PMI membership fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. Once your registration is processed, we will update your membership purchase to your online PMI account; however, please allow approximately 10 days for your membership to be applied to your PMI account.

It is time for me to renew my PMI membership. Can I do that on the Virtual Experience Series registration site?

Yes, you will be able to renew your PMI membership during the registration process by adding a PMI membership including application fees to your cart. You will then be eligible to receive member pricing for the event. Your membership must be renewed prior to joining the event to ensure seamless member access and benefits.

Please note: PMI membership fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. Once your registration is processed, we will update your membership purchase to your online PMI account; however, please allow approximately 10 days for your membership to be applied to your PMI account.

How do I modify my profile?

Your registration information is synced to your PMI.org profile. To modify your profile go to https://my.pmi.org/profile/personal.

How can I recover my lost PMI profile password and/or username?

Visit the login page to reset your username or password.

Will I receive a registration confirmation letter or receipt of payment?

When registering online, an email confirmation/receipt of payment will be sent immediately to your primary email address on your PMI profile used during registration. The email confirmation will contain your Confirmation ID which you will need to sign-in to the event. 

What is the 2021 Virtual Experience User Agreement?

All attendees of this event must agree to the policy below during the registration process. By registering for the Virtual Experience Series, you agree to abide by the following provisions:

  • Presentations are the property of the Project Management Institute and the presenters. Any distribution of the presentations by electronic means or otherwise is strictly prohibited. Any reuse of presentation materials requires prior written consent of PMI, the presenter, or a legal representative thereof. Please contact events@pmi.org for copyright and reuse information.
  • When an attendee interacts with sponsored content or virtual booths, the attendee consents to PMI sharing their name, title, company, phone number, city/state, country, industry and email address with the specific sponsor(s) with whom they interact. This data sharing provides sponsors the ability to follow-up after the event. If an attendee does not wish to have their information shared with sponsors, they must refrain from interacting with sponsored content and/or virtual booths. All sponsored content and virtual booths will be clearly advertised as such.

Why should I attend the 2 June Virtual Experience Series if I’m not planning to pursue a career in project management?

Project management skills are crucial and can be applied to any industry or profession. According to the Project Management Institute, project management is defined as “the application of knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to project activities to meet the project requirements.” Learn strategies and best practices from experts and refine and grow your professional skills—from planning and communication to leadership and problem-solving. Walk away with the project management skills you need, no matter what profession you are in. 

Is PMI student member pricing available for this event?

Registration for the All Access Pass is complimentary for PMI student members. Please sign into your account during the registration process for this rate to automatically be applied. Nonmember student pricing is available for purchase for US$10. Nonmember students are required to provide proof of student status. Once your student status is confirmed, you will be eligible to attend this event at the discounted nonmember student rate. If not approved, you will be contacted via email to complete your registration by selecting an eligible pass option.

Acceptable Credentials to confirm student status:
(must show student’s full name, school and date of enrollment for the current term)

  • Current class schedule
  • Tuition fee receipt

Note: Nonmember student registrants will be notified within 72 hours of their registration status.

Are group discounts available when more than ten people from an organization purchase an All Access Pass?

Yes, discount pricing is available for groups of ten or more that purchase All Access Passes for this event. Please send an email to events@pmi.org with the number of people in your group to receive further details on available pricing and instructions on how to register.

EVENT CODE OF CONDUCT

What is the PMI Event Code of Conduct for this event?

All attendees of this event must agree to the policy below during the registration process.

A platform to learn, engage, and spark thought-provoking conversations—impacting not just today, but also tomorrow and the future. This is what PMI events are all about, and we provide a welcoming environment for all. Harassment (such as homophobia, racism, or behavior that discriminates against a group or class of people) or inappropriate behavior of any kind toward any participant will not be tolerated. We require all participants of PMI events to adhere to PMI’s Core Values and PMI’s Code of Conduct.

PAYMENT

What types of payment are acceptable?

Payment method must be via credit card. Accepted forms include:

  • American Express  
  • MasterCard
  • Visa 
  • Discover 
  • JCB 
  • Diner's Club 

Whom do I contact with questions about my Virtual Experience Series registration?

For registration questions, please email events@pmi.org.

CANCELLATION POLICY

I registered for the Virtual Experience Series but I cannot attend. What is the cancellation policy?

Tickets are non-refundable or non-transferable as each ticket provides access to authorized, on demand content available until 31 January 2022.

PMI Membership fees are non-refundable and non-transferrable. Once your registration is processed, we will update your membership purchase to your account; however, please allow approximately 10 days for your membership to be applied to your account.

DOWNLOADING CONTENT

How can I download the content from these events?

Available and authorized PDFs of presentations for sessions in the Mainstage, Breakout, and Brand You Theaters are available in the individual webcasts under Handouts. The Bonus Theater handouts are located in the Resources area of the platform. Access to authorized recordings will only be available on demand (and not downloadable) through 31 January 2022, unless otherwise noted in the session description.

How do I apply to be a presenter?

Do you have a great idea for a presentation? Consider submitting it and be a part of our 2021 Virtual Experience Series. FIND OUT MORE

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT UNITS (PDUs)

How many PDUs will I receive for attending the Virtual Experience Series?

The number of PDUs awarded varies for each individual event offered within the series. Please continue to check the website as content is added and PDU information is shared. NOTE: You must be in session attendance for at least 15 minutes from the start time to be awarded PDUs.

How do I claim PDUs for the Virtual Experience Series? How do I file for PDUs?

Professional development units (PDUs) are reported on your behalf for educational sessions that you participate in during the live event or during the on demand period through 31 January 2022, unless otherwise noted. The PDU Tracker available within the virtual event platform (under Resources) will specify which sessions are considered educational. These claims will be automatically uploaded to the PDU transcripts of participating attendees that hold one or more of the following: DASM, CAPM, DASSM, PMI-ACP®, PMI-PBA®, PMI-RMP®, PMI-SP®, DAC, DAVSC, PMP®, PgMP®, PfMP®. PDUs will appear on certification holders’ transcripts within 21 business days from completion of the attended session.

Attendees must access the session and participate in the offering to obtain the PDU offered. Attendees may visit ccrs.pmi.org to confirm PDU reporting. Pre-registration for sessions is not required unless otherwise noted. Learn more about maintaining your PMI certification on pmi.org.