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REMINDER:  The 2018 Planner Application for the National Education Conference is now open.  The deadline for submissions is December 15, 2017, at 5:00pm, EST.  Late applications will not be accepted, and there is no allowance for time zone differences.  Click here for the application.  You may view the form prior to submitting, but the application must be submitted electronically.
Registration is now open for the 2018 NEC: Click here for NEC Website!!
SGMP National Board appoints Chele Clark, CGMP to Gilmer Trustees. 
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Click here for SGMP Founder's Day Message from President Michelle Milligan, CGMP
Check out the newest edition of Government Connections Magazine

Government Meeting Superheroes Wanted 
Help us grow our Society and join SGMP’s new Superheroes Circle! From September 2017 through the end of April 2018, individuals who recruit new members to the Society will be recognized, thanked, and receive the opportunity to win a free registration to NEC 2018. Learn more


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Online Buyers Guide

The SGMP Online Buyers Guide is a user-friendly forum designed to bring suppliers and planners together. Available
whenever you need it, the guide makes it easy to locate products and professional services geared to the meetings industry.