This month, SGMP is celebrating the 11th
anniversary of the CGMP program. Click here
for more information.
Interested in becoming certified, check under Upcoming Events to register for the October or December 2016 class.
GSA annouces FY2017 Per Diem Rates. Rates do not go into effect until October 1. 2016 Visit GSA.gov
for all the details.
Once again, SGMP is partnering with MEET
for their annual 2-day education conference. This year's event is being held September 7-8, 2016, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC. Click here
for more information. CGMP members can earn 4 contact hours for attending the SGMP sponsored education sessions.
SGMP TRANSITION LETTER AND FAQ SHEET FROM OUR NATIONAL PRESIDENT
PRESENTATIONS FROM THE 2016 NEC
2016 NEC Programs
CHECK OUT THIS VIDEO FROM THE 2016 NEC! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wpdozol1YCI
THE 2016 STATE OF THE SOCIETY ADDRESS WAS PRESENTED AT THE NEC IN SAN DIEGO. The presentation was delivered by national first vice president Michelle Milligan, MSW, LMSW, CGMP.
SGMP IS PROUD TO RECOGNIZE ALL OF THIS YEAR'S ANNUAL INDIVIDUAL AND CHAPTER AWARD RECIPIENTS
as announced at the 2016 NEC. "Congratulations!" to 2016 Sam Gilmer Planner of the Year Ethel Crisp, CMP, Ph.D., and to all of our recipients in San Diego!
2016 NATIONAL EDUCATION CONFERENCE WEBSITE AT WWW.SGMPNEC.ORG
provides a summary of everything from the 34th annual NEC that was held in San Diego.
2016 CGMP CONGRESS WAS A GREAT SUCCESS
. Here’s what one attendee said: “Thanks for an awesome conference. This by far was the best training I’ve been to in some time. I couldn't have been more happy with the speakers, sessions, networking, participants and hotel and have been bragging to my boss and others about all I learned.” Click here
to see the schedule and here
to see a list of the speakers.
Gilmer Institute of Learning trustee election results
are now available.
SGMP RECOGNIZES GILMER-FOUNDERS DAY WITH MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT:
Take a look here
for an update on Society priorities.
SGMP NAMES MEMBERS TO BLUE RIBBON TASK FORCE,
which will be addressing and enhancing our Society's membership experience. Click here
to learn more about task force members.
GOVERNMENT PER DIEM TRAVEL RATES INCREASED
in fiscal 2016. Read more here
Our mission is to enhance and promote the expertise of government meeting professionals
Next National Board Meeting
The next meeting of the SGMP National Board of Directors will take place in Ft. Lauderdale, FL on December 2-3, 2016. All meetings are open to SGMP members. If you are interested in attending in person or via conference phone, please contact National Secretary Maurine Hill at email@example.com
for more information.