2/1/2019 to 2/2/2019 EST
2/26/2019 to 3/1/2019 EST
4/9/2019 to 4/12/2019 EDT
6/22/2019 to 6/25/2019 EDT
8:30 AM to 5:00 PM EDT
The Society of Government Meeting Professionals is looking for leaders to serve on the National Board of Directors and on the Gilmer Institute of Learning (GIL)!
Nomination Forms and Rules
As a member of the Events Industry Council (EIC), SGMP is sharing a ground-breaking report on the global significance of business events. Research shows meetings generated $1.07 trillion in direct spending globally.
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SGMP is proud to launch the inaugural Government Meeting Professionals Month during October! This special month is our opportunity to raise awareness of the unique role that government meeting professionals play.
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Charnita Alexander, GMS, CTA is a member of the Michigan SGMP chapter and affectionately known as 'Char.' She also is a Member-at-large for the Michigan SGMP Board. Here, Char tells her story of being a SGMP member and what her experience has afforded her.
Karen E. Purves, M.A. is an award-winning International Speaker and Communications Expert as well as a former NEC presenter. Karen areas of specialty include: Verbal and Email Communication, Marketing and Sales, Leadership Training, Professional Development, Customer Service and more. She has been invited to speak at the SGMP Annual Conference twice. To learn more about Purves, feel free to visit www.innovativeimpact.com.
In celebration of 37 years the Society of Government Meeting Professionals went searching for the Top Young Professionals under 37. The program was designed to recognize those individuals with proven leadership skills and a dedication to the betterment and sustainability of the society. To receive this prestigious distinction the young professionals were nominated by their peers and approved by a panel of industry professionals.Learn More
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.
Beginning in September and running through April 30, 2019, SGMP will again host the Superheroes Circle to express gratitude to our most enthusiastic supporters. All of the members of this elite circle of superheroes have invited one or more friends and colleagues to join our Society. The top referring supplier and top referring planner will receive a complimentary registration to NEC 2019.Learn More