CGMP Summit 2019-01-25T23:49:22+00:00

CGMP Summit

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.

Register for the CGMP Summit and the 2019 NEC today.

9:00 am5:00 pmCGMP SummitVarious
9:15 am10:15 amCognitive Diversity: A Critical Competence for Surviving and Thriving in Today's Complex WorldLeadershipGaurav Bhalla, Ph.D
10:30 am11:30 amEthics in Our Meetings Industry Today: Keys for Taking the High Road of Accountability and ComplianceEthicsGary Hernbroth
11:45 am1:00 pmLunch
1:00 pm2:00 pmSustainable F&BF&STracy Stuckrath
2:15 pm3:15 pmAdvanced Hotel Contracts Boot Camp for Meeting ProfessionalsF & CMJohn Foster
3:30 pm4:30 pmThe Emergency is NowLogisticsRuth Gregg