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SGMP's Statement on Racial Equity and Inclusion

The Society of Government Meeting Professionals (SGMP) has always stood for equity, nondiscrimination, diversity and inclusion. Nevertheless, there is still more SGMP can do and more we can learn to make this a reality for all. As meeting professionals striving for the highest levels of professionalism and ethics, we recognize that we do not have all the answers. However, we take up the challenge to listen to all perspectives and commit to looking internally for more ways to be problem solvers and part of the solution. Read more to learn about what SGMP will do to embark on this journey.

Spring/Summer Government Connections Magazine

The latest issue of Government Connections Magazine has been released. 

Government Connections Magazine - Spring/Summer Issue 2020

2020 NEC Virtual 

NEC Virtual was held May 19-21, 2020, and the session recordings and handout are available on-demand for SGMP members to view. Continuing education credit is also available.



SGMP Top Young Professionals under 37

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. 

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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.

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All Stars Circle

Beginning in October 1 and running through March 31, 2020, SGMP will host the SGMP All Stars 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 2020 NEC. 

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