Things You Should Know


Earn Continuing Education Credit

Certified Association Executive (CAE) | Wednesday: 4.75 CEUs | Thursday: 5.50 CEUs

To sit for the CAE exam, applicants must complete 100 hours of continuing education related to the 9 domains of nonprofit management within 5 years and 40 hours in the past 3 years to recertify. Attendees may earn up to 10.25 hours for the full conference. An additional 4-5 hours may be added to both by attending one of the EduTours.

Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) Wednesday: 4.25 CEs | Thursday: 5 CEs
To sit for the CMP exam or recertify, applicants must complete 25 hours of continuing education related to the 9 domains in the EIC International Standards over the past 5 years. Attendees may earn up to 9.25 hours for the full conference. An additional 4-5 hours may be added to both by attending one of the EduTours.

Government Meeting Specialist (GMS)
Government Meeting Specialist is a national SGMP program recommended for all planners and suppliers seeking the knowledge needed to carry out functions of a meeting professional. Visit www.misgmp.org for more information.

Attire
Appropriate attire during ORGPRO is business casual throughout the convention. This is recognized as “less formal” than a suit and tie or dress/slacks, i.e. polo shirts, oxford shirts and khakis. 

Mobile Conference Application
Get instant event updates, schedule information, silent auction item details, and more on your smart phone! You can download the app by searching "ORGPRO" in the Apple Store or Google Play Store. Available May 26.

Scholarships Available
Short on professional development funds to attend ORGPRO 2017? 

The MSAE Kevin A. Kelly Scholarship Fund was established to:
Assist association and nonprofit professionals in reaching a higher level of performance.
Assist organizations with the sometimes unaffordable professional development costs and thereby contribute to their ability to provide continuing education to their employees.
Enhance the knowledge of association and nonprofit employees so that they, in turn, will contribute to their organization and the profession as a whole.

In order to apply and use this scholarship for ORGPRO 2017, you must have been an Active or Associate member of MSAE for at least one year, with current dues up to date. For more information, please contact MSAE at 517-332-6723 or info@msae.org.

Download the Scholarship Application


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