CMP Study Group forming for April 2020 Exam Candidates

Maritime Conference Center 692 Maritime Boulevard, Linthicum, MD

Are you taking the CMP Exam in April? The PCMA Chesapeake Chapter is forming a study group for anyone accepted to sit for the April 2020 CMP Exam. Led by Marci Glavin, CMP, the study group will meet weekly in the Baltimore area. The location will be the Maritime Conference Center, just off I-695 and


Networking Happy Hour at Heavy Seas Beer

Heavy Seas Taproom 4615 Hollins Ferry Road, Halethorpe, MD

Networking Happy Hour at Heavy Seas Beer Tuesday, January 28, 2020 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Join your friends and fellow members from PCMA Chesapeake for a networking happy hour at one of the most respected and award winning craft breweries on the East Coast. Heavy Seas Beer, producers of 18 different beers, is the

What’s the problem with my RFP?

Live! Casino Hotel - Maryland 7002 Arundel Mills, Circle #7777,, Hanover, MD

What's the Problem with my RFP? Thursday, March 12, 2020 5:30 p.m - 8:30 p.m. Live! Casino Hotel - Maryland! Not getting the responses you were hoping to get for your RFP? Join our panel discussion, featuring representatives from hotels, CVB and DMOs, service contractors, and convention centers to learn tips on what they look

Community Conversations

Join PCMA Chesapeake for a community conversation taking place on from 2:00 p.m until 3:00 p.m.on Wednesday, April 1. We will be discussing a variety of topics including working from home, event cancellation logistics and digital events. Diane E. Kovats, CAE, CMP, of the International Society for Computational Biology ( will be facilitating the discussion,

Making Your Event Sustainable: A New Priority

Tuesday, May 12 Time 4:30 p.m. According to International Organization for Standardization 20121, sustainable event management is the process of integrating environmental and corporate social responsibility issues into event planning. Sustainable events require you consider the needs of various parties that are impacted by your event. On the one hand, you take steps to reduce

Virtual Happy Hour

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 5-6 p.m. Join your fellow PCMA Chesapeake members for a chance to unwind! Cost: Free to all! YOUR REGISTRATION CONFIRMATION WILL HAVE THE INSTRUCTIONS TO ACCESS THE HAPPY HOUR!

Call for Nominations of 2021 Officers and Board Members Due!

Volunteerism is the key component to the continued success of the Chesapeake Chapter and PCMA. Know someone who might be an excellent candidate? Let us know about them and we will reach out to them! The Nominating Committee is now accepting nominations and applications for officers and directors for the Chesapeake Chapter for 2021. Consider the

Creating Certainity in These Uncertain Times

October 7, 2020 - 1 p.m. Webinar It is no secret that emotions are high right now. From confusion to fear to hopelessness to resilience – most of us are feeling emotions that run the gamut and can change at any given time throughout the week, day, or even hour. The psychological challenge of being

Virtual Study Group for CMP Exam Candidates


Are you taking the CMP Exam? The PCMA Chesapeake Chapter is forming a study group for anyone accepted to sit for future CMP Exams. Led by Marci Glavin, CMP, the study group will meet weekly via the Zoom virtual meeting software We will be starting the course on October 7, meeting on Wednesday nights. The


Town Hall and Annual Meeting

Annual Town Hall meeting November 17th at 5pm Join us for our PCMA Chesapeake Chapter. We'll give you an update on the hybrid format of Convening Leaders 2021, “An Omnichannel Experience for Event Professionals”. Each attendee at our town hall event will be entered to win a Convening Leaders registration! Bring a beverage as we also toast the new board

PCMA U – 20 in their Twenties Panel

Register for PCMA U and hear from some of PCMA's 20 in Their Twenties Class of 2021! As a Student or Young Professional, you probably have a lot of questions about the industry, your future career, and more. Register today and submit your questions to get the answers you're looking for. PCMA U will be