Government Connections - Spring 2014 - (Page 26)
How would you answer the following
sample CGMP Exam question? (As
many as 10 percent of students miss this
A cash bar refers to:
A. needing exact change to buy a drink.
B. the hotel paying for the drinks.
C. the conference officials paying for
D. participants pay for their drinks.
See Page 30 for the answer.
Congratulations to the
The Certified Government Meeting Professional (CGMP) designation is designed for
planners and suppliers whose work is governed by the rules and regulations of the
federal government. Individuals who have earned their CGMP have obtained the highest
designation available specifically for government meeting professionals. This course
teaches recognized industry practices cited in the Convention Industry Council (CIC)
Manual. Included in the course materials are seven sections covering 27 topics with
specific and thorough instruction on ethics, federal budget and appropriations, acquisition
and contracting, federal travel regulations, RFPs, risk management protocol, FedBiz Opps
and sustainability. After three full days of classroom instruction, the exam is taken on the
Carla Jeannette Stowe
Be prepared for the
Conference & Expo
on May 6-8.
Download the 2014
NEC App to your
Available for all devices in April.
GOVERNMENT CONNECTIONS | SPRING 2014
WITH THE MOBILE
APPLICATION, YOU CAN:
Create a personal schedule
Receive key alerts and
Learn about showcase speakers
Find maps and driving directions
to hotels, restaurants and
Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Government Connections - Spring 2014
Protocol and Government Meetings
Know Your Bell Curve
A Leadership Lesson from Toilet Paper
Education Day Highlights New Focus on Outreach and Advocacy
Meet a Member
Government Connections - Spring 2014