Mission & Objectives
SGMP's Mission & Objectives have served the government meeting professional for 30 years!
Our mission is to enhance the knowledge and expertise of government meeting professionals. Our objectives are to improve the quality of, and promote the cost-effectiveness of, government meetings. SGMP is the only national organization in the U.S. dedicated exclusively to government meetings. SGMP delivers our membership value of education, resources and networking to our 3,500 members and through 32 chapters nationwide.
President's Vision 2011-2013
SGMP has had 14 national presidents over the last 31 years and each one has brought a special vision to advance our Mission & Objectives
Our current president's vision is for SGMP to be the premier member-based and member-focused organization in the meetings industry, specializing in the government market. We will accomplish this through: 1) continued growth at a sustainable level, 2) industry-leading educational resources and, 3) expanded national opportunities for member involvement.
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Late last week the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) issued new guidance to all federal agencies that acknowledges the need for federal employees to attend mission-related conferences and provides some best practices for approving travel...details
New and Improved Education Initiatives
The Society of Government Meeting Professionals (SGMP) announced the launch of three new education initiatives at its 31st annual National Education Conference...details
Subject Matter Experts Needed
This is a CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS to our members to step up and offer their time and expertise to their professional peers and Society chapters in a variety of ways. There will never be a deadline by which you can volunteer ...details