Extend Your Skills and Personal Connections
SGMP is pleased to host the first Certified Government Meeting Professionals (CGMP) Summit, Monday, June 24, 2019. The CGMP Summit will be a separate pre-conference event, held prior to the 2019 National Education Conference (NEC) in Detroit, Michigan. The NEC runs June 25-27, 2019.
The CGMP Summit is exclusive to SGMP members in good standing who hold a current CGMP certification. The event offers high-level educational sessions covering the core competencies of government meeting planning and management and provides 5 contact hours toward recertification. It offers the opportunity for advanced practitioners to network with their peers in an intimate setting, extending their skills and personal connections.
Registration is $150 and includes five (5) sessions and a luncheon. Space is limited to the first 100 qualifying members who register for the Summit. Register now to reserve your seat and read more about the advanced educational sessions available.
|BEGIN TIME||END TIME||SESSION||CORE COMPETENCY||Speaker/Leader|
|9:00 am||5:00 pm||CGMP Summit||Various|
|9:15 am||10:15 am||Cognitive Diversity: A Critical Competence for Surviving and Thriving in Today's Complex World||Leadership||Gaurav Bhalla, Ph.D|
|10:30 am||11:30 am||Ethics in Our Meetings Industry Today: Keys for Taking the High Road of Accountability and Compliance||Ethics||Gary Hernbroth|
|11:45 am||1:00 pm||Lunch|
|1:00 pm||2:00 pm||Sustainable F&B||F&S||Tracy Stuckrath|
|2:15 pm||3:15 pm||Advanced Hotel Contracts Boot Camp for Meeting Professionals||F & CM||John Foster|
|3:30 pm||4:30 pm||The Emergency is Now||Logistics||Ruth Gregg|