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

Pacific Regional Conference, Location & Date TBA
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 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.

SMPS Premier Events

Build Business, Portland, OR  |  August 4-6, 2021
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.

The Pinnacle Experience, Ritz-Carlton New Orleans, LA  |  October 4-6, 2021
Pinnacle is a dynamic 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 TPE, 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 Southeastern (SERC), Nashville, TN  |  March 1-3, 2021
SMPS Heartland (HRC), Pfister Hotel, Milwaukee, WI  |  May 12-14, 2021
SMPS Northeast (NERC), Sagamore Resort, Lake George, NY  |  May 19-21, 2021
SMPS Southwest (SWRC), Tucson, AZ  |  May 2021
SMPS Southern (SRC), Oklahoma City, OK  |  January 25-28, 2022

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 Melanie Cochrun CPSM with questions or sponsorship proposals.