Upcoming NATCAP Programs & Events

May 21, 2014

         "Debunking Hotel Contract Mysteries"

         DoubleTree Silver Spring,
         Silver Spring, MD


June 26, 2014

         "The CAPPIES"
         The 27th Annual NATCAP
         Honors & Awards Ceremony

         Washington Hilton, Washington, D.C.


   Welcome to the National Capital Chapter
of the Society of Government Meeting Professionals!

 The National Capital Chapter (NATCAP) is the largest of the 30 chapters of the Society of Government Meeting Professionals (SGMP) chartered in April 1986. Our membership of over 700 members is made up of government meeting professionals, government contractors and suppliers in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Northern Virginia.

         "Our mission is to enhance and promote the knowledge and expertise of government meeting professionals."

         "Our objectives are to improve the quality of, and promote the cost-effectiveness of government meetings."

   SGMP was founded in 1981 and is the only national organization in the U.S. dedicated exclusively to government meetings. We deliver value of education, resources and networking to our members.

   For more information or to find out about membership, contact us as communications@sgmpnatcap.org.

   You can also follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Linked


                        2013-14 NATCAP
              Monthly Education Sponsor



                 Upcoming Headquarters
                Training Center Courses


   Course Listings - HQ Training Center

         Use the link below to find out more
about the Headuarters Training Center
We will list upcoming programs as they
are made available.

         Click for Details


  Future Certification Courses

         May 3-6, 2014
         Hilton Portland & Executive Tower
         921 SW Sixth Avenue,
         Portland, OR 97204

         Click for more details

Community Outreach

This year the NATCAP Community Outreach Committee has chosen to work with the Hospitality High School of DC to help provide equipment and training opportunities for students.

To join the committee please contact Karen Staples and for more information about the school, please click on the logo below which will direct you to the school's YouTube video.


Current Chapter Newsletter


Society of Government Meeting Professionals National Capital Chapter - PO Box 2486 - Washington, DC 20013 - www.sgmpnatcap.org