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    • September 08, 2022
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Holiday Inn Express & Suites New Orleans Airport South – 100 James Drive East – St. Rose, Louisiana – 70087
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    September 8, 2022

    Location:  Holiday Inn Express & Suites New Orleans Airport South – 100 James Drive East – St. Rose, Louisiana – 70087


    11:30am - 12:00pm Lunch and  Networking, Socializing, Announcements

    12:00 - 1:00pm – Educational Training

    Presentation by:

    Elizabeth "Betty" Joseph, Consultant


    Ms. Joseph is leading a project for the Department of Health and Human Services for the Office of the Chief Information Officer.  She is also a consultant with Sv2Tech - Next Generation IT Services program.


    Topic:  Remote and Hybrid Team Leadership


    RSVP by September 1, 2022 to avoid late fees!

    Applied for 1 hour of Personal and Professional Development Core Competency

    Attend this meeting to learn more about leading remote and hybrid teams.   Topics will include building trust, principles of flexibility, effective communication, and much more!


    Registration Fees:

    First-time Louisiana Planners are FREE - but must register!

    Planner - Guest $40 until Sept 1, 2022

    Planner - Member $20 until Sept 1, 2022

    Supplier - Guest $40 until Sept 1, 2022

    Supplier - Member $20 until Sept 1, 2022

    Virtual Attendee Member - $15.00

    $10 late fee assessed for those that register after Sept 1, 2022 deadline.

    There is a $2 credit card fee included on each transaction. 

    We can not guarantee lunch availability to those that register after the deadline.

    • October 13, 2022
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Ballroom D L'Auberge @ 777 Ave L'Auberge, Lake Charles, LA 70601
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    October 13, 2022

    Location:  Ballroom D @ L'Augerge Resort @ 777 Ave L'Auberge, Lake Charles, LA 70601


    11:30am - 12:00pm Lunch and  Networking, Socializing, Announcements

    Lunch sponsored by Visit Lake Charles


    (Thanks to Member Taylor Beard Stanley)

    12:00 - 1:00pm – Educational Training

    Presentation by:

    Karen Kober, Hotel Sales Manager

    L'auberge Casino Resort Lake Charles &

    Taylor Beard Stanley, Visit Lake Charles


    Topic:  Contract Negotiations and Planning


    Attend this training to learn more about prioritizing needs vs wants during the contract negotiation process.  In addition, information will be provided and rate negotiation to improve the cost-effectiveness of meetings.


    Approved for 1 hour for Core Competency: Financial and Contract Management.


    RSVP by October 6, 2022 to avoid late fees!



    We will have a scholarship fund raiser at this meeting.  25 tickets for only $5! 

    There will be a raffle of surprises donated by members!  Members please bring items to donate to the raffle that match the theme "Happy Harvest"


    Registration Fees:

    First-time Louisiana Planners are FREE - but must register!

    Planner - Guest $40 until Oct 6, 2022

    Planner - Member $20 until Oct 6, 2022

    Supplier - Guest $40 until Oct 6, 2022

    Supplier - Member $20 until Oct 6, 2022

    Virtual Attendee Member - $15.00

    $10 late fee assessed for those that register after Oct 6, 2022 deadline.

    There is a $2 credit card fee included on each transaction. 

    We can not guarantee lunch availability to those that register after the deadline.

    • December 08, 2022
    • December 09, 2022
    • 3 sessions
    • Doubletree by Hilton New Orleans Airport 2150 Veterans Boulevard, Kenner, La 70062
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    December 8 & 9, 2022

    Location:  Doubletree by Hilton - New Orleans Airport 2150 Veterans Boulevard Kenner, La 70062


    December 8, 2022


    Royal Room at Doubletree

    1 pm - 2 pm - Member Meeting & Updates

    2 pm - 3:30 pm - Educational Training

    Presentation by:

    TBA

    Topic:  TBA


    December 8, 2022

    6 pm - 8 pm

    Holiday Celebration Dinner & Ornament Exchange Game at Gendusa's Italian Eatery

    325 Williams Boulevard in Kenner, La


    December 9, 2022

    Royal Room at Doubletree

    9 am - 10 am - Breakfast and Networking 

    10 am - 11:30 am - Educational Training

    Presentation by:

    TBA

    Topic:  TBA


    11:30 am - 12:30 pm – Lunch & Chapter Awards


    RSVP by December 1, 2022 to avoid late fees!


    Applied for 1 hour of Competency

    Attend this meeting TBA.

    A complimentary room block has been provided by the Doubletree by Hilton New Orleans Airport for a rate of $136.00 ++.  Rates are inclusive of complimentary gated Self-Parking, WIFI & Airport Shuttle Service.

    Registration Fees:

    Planner - Guest $55 until Dec 1, 2022

    Planner - Member $55 until Dec 1, 2022

    Retiree - Member $55 until Dec 1, 2022

    Supplier - Guest (Non-member) $65 until Dec 1, 2022

    Supplier - Member $55 until Dec 1, 2022

    $10 late fee assessed for those that register after Dec 1, 2022 deadline.

    There is a $2 credit card fee included on each transaction. 

    We can not guarantee meal availability to those that register after the deadline.

Past events

August 11, 2022 August 2022 Education
July 14, 2022 July 2022 Education - Icebreaker, Icebreaker Baby!
May 12, 2022 May 2022 Education - Tech Tools for Meetings
April 14, 2022 April 2022 Education - The Value of CVBs
March 10, 2022 March 2022 Education - Know Your Audience
February 10, 2022 February 2022 Education - The Purpose of Meeting
January 06, 2022 January 2022 Education
December 08, 2021 Annual Education Conference - December 2021
November 10, 2021 November 2021 Education Meeting - Virtual
October 14, 2021 October 2021 Education Meeting - Virtual
September 09, 2021 September 2021 Education Meeting - Virtual
August 12, 2021 August 2021 Education Meeting - Virtual
July 08, 2021 July 2021 Education Meeting - Virtual
June 10, 2021 June 2021 Education Meeting - Virtual
March 11, 2021 March 2021 Education Meeting - Virtual
February 11, 2021 February 2021 Education Meeting
January 14, 2021 January 2021 Education - Virtual
December 09, 2020 Annual Education Conference
November 12, 2020 November Education Meeting ONLINE
October 08, 2020 October Education Meeting ONLINE
September 10, 2020 September Education Meeting ONLINE
September 03, 2020 Wine Down Yoga Night
August 13, 2020 August Education Meeting ONLINE
July 09, 2020 July Education Meeting ONLINE
June 11, 2020 June Education Meeting ONLINE
May 19, 2020 May - National Education Conference (NEC)
April 09, 2020 April Education Luncheon
April 02, 2020 POSTPONED: Government Meeting Planner Networking Mixer
March 12, 2020 March Education Luncheon
February 13, 2020 February Education Luncheon
January 09, 2020 January Education Luncheon
December 12, 2019 December Education Luncheon
December 07, 2019 Habitat for Humanity of Greater Baton Rouge Build
November 14, 2019 November Education Luncheon
October 09, 2019 Annual Louisiana SGMP Education Conference
September 12, 2019 September Education Luncheon
September 09, 2019 Certified Government Meeting Professional (CGMP) Course
August 08, 2019 August Education Luncheon
July 11, 2019 July Education Meeting
June 25, 2019 National Education Conference (NEC)
May 09, 2019 CGMP Review & New Board Installation
April 11, 2019 Planner Meet & Greet
March 14, 2019 Addressing Implicit Bias & Cultural Consciousness
February 14, 2019 Contracting with the State: A Breakdown of the Red Tape
January 10, 2019 The Art of Pre and Post Con Meetings
December 13, 2018 Hospitality from the Heart

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SGMP Louisiana

P.O. Box 84285

Baton Rouge, LA 70884





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