Conferences

    There’s no faster way to develop your skills and grow your network than attend a SMPS conference. With 60 chapters across the country, SMPS offers multiple regional conferences, as well as two premier events, that are sure to inspire success for you and your firm. No conference budget? No problem! SMPS Seattle offers a variety of scholarships all year long to assist members with their continuing education goals. Visit our Scholarships page here.

    Regional Conference

    SMPS Seattle is affiliated with the Pacific Regional Conference (PRC), along with the Alaska, Hawaii, Oregon, Los Angeles, Orange County, Sacramento, San Diego and San Francisco chapters. PRC rotates to a different city each year, and takes place in mid-February. On average, PRC attracts 350 attendees from across the country. To find out if a scholarship is currently available to attend PRC, visit our Scholarships page here.

    REGISTRATION IS OPEN FOR PRC 2019!  January 30-February 1  |  Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort

    SMPS Premier Events

    Build Business, Washington DC  |  July 31-August 2, 2019
    Hosted by SMPS Headquarters, Build Business is the premier business development, marketing, and management conference for design and building industry professionals. An investment in Build Business can make you a more effective business developer or marketer and pay off in real dollars for your firm. To find out if a scholarship is currently available to attend Build Business, visit our Scholarships page here.

    Breaking News: Registration for Build Business 2019 will open on November 26 as part of our Cyber Monday Special. Check back for details or if you are on our mailing list, watch for our special offer. 

    The Pinnacle Experience is a new learning and networking event for SMPS members and colleagues specifically designed for senior marketing leaders. Host cities rotate each Fall, and seating is limited to provide for an impactful learning and networking experience. To find out if a scholarship is currently available to attend Pinnacle, visit our Scholarships page here.

    Additional Regional Conferences

    SMPS chapters work together to host annual regional conferences across the country. In addition to the PRC, consider these regional conference opportunities:

    SMPS Southern, San Antonio, TX  | January 30-February 1, 2019
    SMPS Southeastern, Asheville, NC  |  March 18-20, 2019
    SMPS Northeast, Providence, RI  |  May 1-3, 2019
    SMPS Heartland, Detroit, MI  |  May 29-31, 2019
    SMPS Southwest, Colorado Springs, CO  |  September 18-20, 2019

    Partner Conferences

    SMPS Seattle isn't currently offering any partner conference promotions. Looking to swap sponsorships, or promote your event through SMPS Seattle? Please contact chapter president Erin Hatch, CPSM with questions or sponsorship proposals.