PMI Atlanta Chapter

PMI Atlanta Chapter - Healthcare Forum - 191016

Healthcare Forum - 191016

"Positively Resilient"
presented by Buck Davis

The PMI Atlanta Healthcare Forum has 9 planned sessions throughout 2019. Proposed topics include IT & IT PMO in Healthcare, Healthcare SME/Domain Forums such as Clinical, Laboratory, Research, Tomorrow's Healthcare & Government practices/law, Thought Leadership in Healthcare, and Innovation in Healthcare Technology.


In his dynamic keynote, Positively Resilient, buck Davis draws from evidence-based research on positive emotions and resiliency while sharing his own insights as to how to remain centered and retain perspective, even when anxiety, burnout, cynicism, self-doubt and exhaustion threaten to turn motivation on its ear.

Through the adept use of interactive group activities, multi-media visuals, real-time polling and engaging lecture and storytelling, he delivers a practical and compelling message with insights that can be implemented immediately. Audience members will leave feeling inspired, empowered and reinvigorated – ready to manage the chaos that gets in the way of bringing their most authentic and brilliant selves to work.


For over a decade Buck Davis has worked in the field of personal and professional development. A recognized leader in the area of inclusion, diversity and happiness, Buck is a trusted resource for individuals and companies looking to make their lives better. His background in business consulting, clinical counseling and facilitation is supported by a strong education that includes an MBA and an MS in Professional Counseling.

What started out as a career in diversity training has grown into a consultancy that helps individuals increase the quality of their work life and businesses improve the capacity within their work force. Buck combines a unique style, practical perspective and business mindset that people relate to and executives appreciate.

He is a contributor on CNN regarding diversity issues in America and has also appeared on QVC launching new products. His personal interest in happiness and positivity has led him to develop a thriving practice area in happiness and resilience. These keynotes are among his most requested speaking engagements.

He has worked with manufacturing and government professionals, sales teams, retail staff, executives, administrative personnel, and union and non-union employees. His clients are among the most recognizable brands in the world and include. The Coca-Cola Company, Ball Corp., Newell Rubbermaid, Starbucks, Disney Consumer Products, Disney Interactive Media Group, The Home Depot, Volkswagen, General Mills, Pratt & Whitney, Danone, GE Appliances, Novartis, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, Tucson Electrical Power, Microsoft, Kimberly Clark, Kellogg, The US EPA and Sodexo.

He is certified as a Workplace Disputes Mediator by the Atlanta Justice Center and has served as an instructor at The California Design College and The Art Institute of Atlanta, where he taught classes on career development, professional business practice and ethics in the workplace. He lives in Atlanta, GA.


Wednesday, October 16, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Philips LogoWhere

Philips Healthcare, 13560 Morris Road, PHA University Room, Alpharetta, GA 30004


PMI Atlanta Member: $12.00, Early Bird Rate $10.00 through October 9th
Non-Member: $15.00, Early Bird Rate $13.00 through October 9th

Forums no longer accept cash registrations at the door.  Please register in advance or via credit card at the door.

Meeting content, presenter, and location are subject to change. Refunds will not be made for changes in meeting content, presenters, or locations. 


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Talent Triangle Category: Leadership

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Event Properties

Event Date 10-16-2019 6:00 pm
Individual Price $15.00
Location Philips Healthcare
We are no longer accepting registration for this event

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