Meeting/Event Information

    Past Meetings

    SMPS CPA Book Club - Radical Candor

    December 10, 2019
    10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

    Kinsley - Building Division Office
    1110 East Princess Street
    York, PA 17403

    SMPS Central Pennsylvania is excited to share the commencement of our first-ever book club! Whether you prefer paperback, hard cover, Kindle or audiobook, all SMPS members are invited to participate in our quarterly book binges. At the end of each quarter

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    Dirt To Done: A New Approach to Project Marketing Management

    December 10, 2019
    8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

    Kinsley - Main Office
    1110 East Princess Street
    York, PA 17403

    Kinsley's Pursuit Marketing team highlights their innovative approach to project marketing management, including why they implemented it, the benefits they've seen, and their ongoing challenges.

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    Sneak Peek: Inside Redevelopment of the Yorktowne Hotel

    November 19, 2019
    3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    York College Center for Community Engagement
    59 E Market Street
    York, PA 17401

    Join us for a hard hat tour of The Yorktowne Hotel at the mid-point of its restoration. With demolition complete and interior reconstruction weeks away, you’ll get a privileged look at the hotel’s structural bones and learn about the project’s unique desi

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    Social Media: How to Engage Your Digital Followers

    October 30, 2019
    3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Triode Media
    631 S Water St
    Lancaster, PA 17603

    Join us for a joint KCA, PRSA and SMPS social media event! Our panel of social media experts will talk best practices for posting, content creation, and interacting with fellow brands to turn your casual followers into enthusiastic social media fans.

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    Reinvent Your Trade Show Journey: More than a Destination – Successful Trade Show Management is all About the Trip

    October 08, 2019
    11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Gannett Fleming East Building
    207 Senate Ave.
    Camp Hill, PA 17011

    Learn how your peers are taking the entire pre- to post-trade show process beyond the status quo. Uncover practical measures you can implement now to reinvigorate, reinvent, and refresh your firm’s trade show management program and deliver maximum value.

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    Penn State vs. Pitt Tailgate

    September 14, 2019
    9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

    Penn State's Beaver Stadium
    1 Beaver Stadium
    University Park, PA 16802

    Join us for a statewide SMPS party as the Nittany Lions take on the Panthers!

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    Cheers to our Success - 2018/2019 End of Year Celebration

    August 28, 2019
    5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

    Midstate Distillery
    1817 N Cameron St
    Harrisburg, PA 17103

    Cheers to Our Success, Both Past and Future!

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    Pride of the Susquehanna Riverboat

    August 07, 2019
    5:45 PM - 8:00 PM

    Pride of the Susquehanna Riverboat Location
    1 Riverside Drive, City Island
    Harrisburg, PA 17101

    MEMBERS ONLY – Join your SMPS friends this summer for a Brews Cruise aboard The Pride of the Susquehanna. Network with your peers while enjoying the sights and sounds of the river and free samples of Great Lakes Brewing Company craft beers!

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    August 07, 2019
    3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Skelly and Loy
    449 Eisenhower Boulevard Suite 300
    Harrisburg, PA 17111

    SMPS Central PA Members: It's time to start planning for the 2019/2020 program year. We'd appreciate your input and involvement to brainstorm the program agenda and to help coordinate programs throughout the year.

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    Tackling an Awards Submission - A Technical and Design Approach

    June 26, 2019
    9:30 AM - 2:00 PM

    The Imperial
    26 E Chestnut Street
    Lancaster, PA 17602

    Do you dread composing award submissions? Do you wish you had more technical knowledge that would better enhance your submission and make your workflow easier? Do you want an insiders opinion and guidance on what makes a good awards submission?

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    Central PA AEC Organizations Annual Mixer

    May 30, 2019
    5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Cafe 1500
    1550 N. Sixth Street
    Harrisburg, PA 17102

    Enjoy an evening of networking and refreshments with your peers from all your favorite Central PA AEC organizations at Cafe 1500.

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    MORNING SESSION - "Essentials of Writing with Grace and The Human Connection!" AFTERNOON SESSION - "Bring Your Presentations to Life!"

    May 15, 2019
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    Heritage Hills Golf Resort & Conference Center
    2700 Mount Rose Avenue
    York, PA 17402

    MORNING SESSION - "Essentials of Writing with Grace and The Human Connection!" AFTERNOON SESSION - "Bring Your Presentations to Life!"

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    New Member Orientation & Current Member Refresher

    April 30, 2019
    8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

    Giant Community Center
    3301 East Trindle Road
    Camp Hill, PA 17011

    You're invited to breakfast! Join your 2018-2019 Membership committee: Shawn Barron, CPSM, Brooke Wenger, and Heather Sweitzer, CPSM, for our member orientation and benefits refresher session!

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    Adaptive Reuse: From Bulova to 101 North Queen

    April 24, 2019
    2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    The Lancaster Chamber of Commerce & Industry
    115 E King St
    Lancaster, PA 17602

    Join SMPS for this premier event as we hear from key players working on 101 North Queen, explore the challenges of urban revitalization, and learn more about the opportunities and growth in downtown Lancaster. A guided tour of the active work site will be

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    Corporate AEC Communication Tools

    March 20, 2019
    11:00 AM - 1:30 PM

    Rettew Mechanicsburg Training Room
    5031 Richard Lane, Suite 111
    Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

    In the changing workplace of remote workers, open office spaces and employees on the go, AEC companies continue to look for the best ways to stay connected and build company culture. Through the use of modern intranet technologies you can manage the flow

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    Can I Say That? Ethical Advertising for AEC Marketing & Design Professionals

    February 28, 2019
    3:30 PM - 7:00 PM

    Appalachian Brewing Company
    50 North Cameron Street
    Harrisburg, PA 17101

    AIA Pennsylvania & SMPS Central Pa are teaming up to bring you Tony Potter and his OFFIT KURMAN colleague, Franklin Miller, for the new, improved “Can I Say That?  Ethical Advertising for AEC Marketing & Design Professionals”! 

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    Prezi for the A/E/C Professional

    February 14, 2019
    11:00 AM - 1:30 PM

    Kinsley Construction: Princess Street Office - Training Room
    1110 E Princess Street
    YORK, PA 17403

    Get started with Prezi, the on-line presentation software that uses movement around a canvas to help you tell the best story and stand out from the competition.

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    Know This! Megatrends Impacting the Design & Construction Industry

    January 23, 2019
    8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

    Leg Up Farmers Market
    3100 N. George Street
    York, PA 17406

    Firm leaders, marketers, and business developers need to continually scan their environments to uncover trends that will impact their vertical markets, their clients, and their firms directly. This presentation looks at many of the trends or potential tre

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    SMPS CPA Holiday Party

    January 09, 2019
    5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

    Dave & Busters
    Capital City Mall - 3503 Capital City Mall Drive
    Camp Hill, PA 17011

    Come CONNECT with your friends at SMPS Central PA! What better way to unwind after the holiday season than to join your SMPS Central PA friends and colleagues for an evening of fun at Dave and Busters?   Join us on Wednesday, January 9 for a post-holiday

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