Events

    Members and non-members alike are welcome to participate in SMPS events! With educational, networking and social events on the calendar, you are sure to find an event that meets your interests and schedule.

    See the list of upcoming events below, or read about conferences here, or recurring events here. If you have questions about an event or would like more information, contact any of our board members.

    Want to sponsor an event? Click here for sponsorship information.

    Past Meetings

    September Program - Office Development

    September 03, 2015
    11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

    Dressler's Restaurant at The Metropolitan
    1100 Metropolitan Avenue #125
    Charlotte, NC 28204
    http://www.dresslersrestaurant.com

    Office Development

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    2015-2016 Taste of SMPS Charlotte

    August 11, 2015
    4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

    Cantina 1511
    4271 Park Road
    Charlotte, NC 28209
    http://cantina15eleven.com/

    Kick-off Social

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    1st Wednesday of the Month!

    August 05, 2015
    7:30 AM to 8:30 AM

    Panera Bread
    601 Providence Road
    Charlotte, NC 28207

    Start and end your day with a smile.

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    1st Wednesday of the Month!

    July 01, 2015
    5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

    DRAUGHT
    601 S Cedar Street
    Charlotte, NC 28202

    Start and end your day with a smile.

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    Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator with Adobe Expert, Claudia McCue

    June 25, 2015
    8:15 AM to 5:00 PM

    Columbia Downtown Venue TBD

    InDesign in the morning, Photoshop and Illustrator in the afternoon!

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    SMPS Charlotte End of Year Social

    June 11, 2015
    4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

    Bechtler Museum of Modern Art
    420 S. Tryon Street
    Charlotte, NC 28202
    http://www.bechtler.org/

    Meet us at the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art to take a private, group tour of the Art Books of Henry Matisse exhibition!

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    1st Wednesday of the Month!

    June 03, 2015
    7:30 AM to 8:30 AM

    Panera Bread
    601 Providence Road
    Charlotte, NC 28207
    https://www.panerabread.com/en-us/home.html

    Start and end your day with a smile.

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    Membership Meetup!

    May 28, 2015
    6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    The Met
    1111 Metropolitan Avenue
    Charlotte, NC 28204
    http://www.metropolitanclt.com/event/sunset-at-metropolitan/2145453156

    Join us for a fun, FREE evening at the Sunset at Metropolitan event!

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    Pre-recorded Webinar - Client Development: The Key to Winning Work

    May 27, 2015
    11:45 AM to 1:30 PM

    A M King
    1610 East Morehead, Suite 200
    Charlotte, NC 28207
    http://www.amkinggroup.com

    Winning a client is all about relationships. The business development groundwork for landing a project can begin years before the RFP is written. The process requires the involvement and support of senior management, marketing and business development.

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    May 2015 Program- Economic Development

    May 14, 2015
    11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

    Dressler's Restaurant at The Metropolitan
    1100 Metropolitan Avenue #125
    Charlotte, NC 28204
    http://www.dresslersrestaurant.com

    Come hear the latest news on economic development in our region.

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    May Wine Wednesday

    May 06, 2015
    5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

    DRAUGHT
    601 S Cedar Street
    Charlotte, NC 28202

    What is the definition of a good wine? It should start and end with a smile.

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    Annual Member Focus Group

    May 01, 2015
    8:00 AM to 10:00 AM

    WK Dickson
    616 Colonnade Drive
    Charlotte, NC 28205
    http://www.wkdickson.com

    What can we do to make SMPS Charlotte even better?

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    Getting a Seat at the Table: Identify Your Leadership Strengths

    April 29, 2015
    8:00 AM to 10:30 AM

    Red Rocks Cafe, Bar & Bakery
    4223-B Providence Road
    Charlotte, NC 28211
    http://www.redrockscafe.com

    Join us as we welcome the SMPS National President to Charlotte!

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    April Breakfast Club

    April 21, 2015
    7:30 AM to 8:30 AM

    Panera Bread
    601 Providence Road
    Charlotte, NC 28207

    We're all pretty bizarre. Some of us are just better at hiding it, that's all.

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    April 2015 Program | Aviation in North Carolina

    April 09, 2015
    11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

    Dressler's Restaurant at The Metropolitan
    1100 Metropolitan Avenue #125
    Charlotte, NC 28204
    http://www.dresslersrestaurant.com

    Join us to learn more about aviation in NC and how your firm can be part of it.

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    April Wine Wednesday

    April 01, 2015
    5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

    DRAUGHT
    601 S Cedar Street
    Charlotte, NC 28202

    What is the definition of a good wine? It should start and end with a smile.

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    Group Therapy: SERC Debrief

    March 31, 2015
    12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

    A M King
    1610 East Morehead, Suite 200
    Charlotte, NC 28207
    http://www.amkinggroup.com

    Did you miss the conference or attend and have some great tips to share?

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    March Breakfast Club

    March 17, 2015
    7:30 AM to 8:30 AM

    Panera Bread
    601 Providence Road
    Charlotte, NC 28207

    We're all pretty bizarre. Some of us are just better at hiding it, that's all.

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    March 2015 Site Tour | Carolina Theatre

    March 12, 2015
    3:00 PM to 5:30 PM

    Foundation For The Carolinas
    220 N. Tryon Street
    Charlotte, NC 28202
    http://www.fftc.org/

    Carolina Theatre Site Tour

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    March Wine Wednesday

    March 04, 2015
    5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

    DRAUGHT
    601 S Cedar Street
    Charlotte, NC 28202

    What is the definition of a good wine? It should start and end with a smile.

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    February Breakfast Club

    February 17, 2015
    7:30 AM to 8:30 AM

    Panera Bread
    601 Providence Road
    Charlotte, NC 28207

    We're all pretty bizarre. Some of us are just better at hiding it, that's all.

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    February 2015 | The Future of K-12 Educational Design

    February 12, 2015
    11:30 AM to 1:30 PM

    Dressler's Restaurant at The Metropolitan
    1100 Metropolitan Avenue #125
    Charlotte, NC 28204
    http://www.dresslersrestaurant.com

    The Future of K-12 Educational Design | Customized Learning Environments

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    February Wine Wednesday

    February 04, 2015
    5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

    DRAUGHT
    601 S Cedar Street
    Charlotte, NC 28202
    http://www.draughtcharlotte.com/

    What is the definition of a good wine? It should start and end with a smile.

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    Full-Day InDesign Bootcamp

    January 30, 2015
    8:30 AM to 4:15 PM

    A M King
    1610 East Morehead, Suite 200
    Charlotte, NC 28207
    http://www.amkingconstruction.com

    SMPS Charlotte is offering a full-day, hands-on Adobe InDesign workshop with Adobe expert, Claudia McCue. This is a great workshop whether you are starting from scratch, brushing up on your skills, or significantly expanding your knowledge base.

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    January Breakfast Club

    January 20, 2015
    7:30 AM to 8:30 AM

    Panera Bread
    601 Providence Road
    Charlotte, NC 28207

    We're all pretty bizarre. Some of us are just better at hiding it, that's all.

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    January 2015 - The Retail Agenda for Uptown Charlotte

    January 08, 2015
    11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

    Dressler's Restaurant at The Metropolitan
    1100 Metropolitan Avenue #125
    Charlotte, NC 28204
    http://www.dresslersrestaurant.com

    The Retail Agenda for Uptown Charlotte

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    January Wine Wednesday

    January 07, 2015
    5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

    DRAUGHT
    601 S Cedar Street
    Charlotte, NC 28202

    What is the definition of a good wine? It should start and end with a smile.

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