Training via Webinars

SGMP and the Gilmer Institute of Learning offer exclusive webinars, at no charge, to SGMP members as a membership benefit. Members are welcome to attend the live webinar or watch the recording online. These high-quality industry education opportunities are eligible for pre-approved Contact Hour credits toward CGMP recertification.
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Upcoming Live Events:

The SGMP National Board has educational webinars as a complimentary benefit of membership, meaning free registration to our members. Non-members can join for $20 per webinar. It is a great opportunity for chapters to hold their own online or conference call discussion sessions with their chapter members immediately after the webinars. 

Upcoming Webinars:

Ready to View On-Demand:

  • Emergency Planning for Government Meeting Professionals - Angela Eastman
  • Networking with a Purpose - Misty Cook
  • From Travel Hell to Travel Well: Inside Travel Secrets for Event Planners - John Ayo
  • Making Ethical Decisions and Overcoming Obstacles - Phyllis Mikolaitis
  • Future-Proofing Mastery for a Post-Pandemic World Using Neuroscience for Government Meeting Professionals - Dr. Gleb Tsipursky
  • The Impact of Unconscious Bias on Organizational Inclusion - Dr. Tyrone Holmes
  • Ethics in the Workplace - Phyllis Mikolaitis
  • Managing Expectations...The Struggle is Real! - Wayne Callis, Shannon Gallagher and Christina Saragnese
  • Nightmare on WiFi Street - Kathleen O'Dell
  • Generation We: Understanding Each Generation's Strengths - Lee Silber
  • Pandemic Compliance Advisor - Jodi B. Katzman
  • Job Search Series #5 - Virtual Interviewing - Alan De Back
  • Job Search Series #4 - Building a Resume that Gets You the Interview - Travis Koehler
  • Job Search Series #3 - Decoding the Federal Job Announcement - R. Anne Hull
  • Job Search Series #2: Shift Your Skills and Re-Invent Your Career - R. Anne Hull
  • How Government Meeting Planners Successfully Adapt to COVID and Plan for the Post-COVID Recovery - Dr. Gleb Tsipursky
  • Job Search Series #1: Job Searching in the Age of COVID - Marshall Brown
  • The Impact of Unconscious Bias on Organizational Inclusion - Dr. Tyrone Holmes
  • Wellness in the Storm - John Ayo
  • The Way Forward - Michael Dominguez
  • Marvelous Meetings – The Virtual Edition: Creating Cybertastic Events! - Edward Leigh
  • Making Diversity a Priority in the Meetings Industry - LaToya Williams
  • Let's Get Rid of the COVID Blues - Dr. Dale Henry
  • How to Turn This Setback Into an Incredible Comeback - Dr. Willie Jolley
  • War of Attrition: Tips for How to Come Out Unscathed - Brett Sterenson

To received contact hour credit, please click here for the SurveyMonkey Webinar Viewing Documentation  The survey allows you to document up to three (3) webinars.  After you have completed the survey and click DONE, the survey will be submitted to

Click here to view the 2020 NEC Virtual education sessions.

Our face-to-face education opportunities include education sessions, local chapter-hosted monthly meetings, and the SGMP National Education Conference & Expo.