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The PCMA Gulf States Chapter is excited about now.

We have a team of chapter volunteers who care about the association and providing leadership to our industry. Our efforts revolve around excellent education and networking opportunities. We are active in the community and know our efforts are making a difference. The chapter’s strategic plan is focused on delivering new and innovative programs.

The PCMA Gulf States Chapter serves 300+ members from Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas.

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March 2021

Virtual Study Group for CMP Exam Candidates

March 31 @ 6:00 pm - June 16 @ 8:00 pm CDT

The PCMA Gulf States Chapter is forming a study group for anyone accepted to sit for future CMP Exams. We will be starting the course on March 31, meeting on Wednesday nights. The course will be weekly for 12 weeks from 6:00 p.m. – 8:000 p.m. CDT.

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April 2021

Student Insight Series: Taking on a Pandemic Career Search

April 21 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm CDT

Job hunting is difficult no matter what skill level or trade. Throw in COVID-19 and how it’s affected the events industry and we now must rethink how we market ourselves. This Student Insight Series discusses how to take on these challenges via job hunting strategies and suggestions for the current Meetings & Events Industry job market.

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Using the Pillars of Health to Achieve a Better Balance

April 22 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm CDT

Join Taunya Kiefer, MD from Baylor Scott & White Health as she reveals how to overcome barriers to managing stress and achieving optimal mental health.

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May 2021

Virtual Bingo Happy Hour

May 6 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm CDT

You're invited to a Virtual Fundraiser benefiting the PCMA Gulf States Chapter! Join your PCMA Gulf States friends and colleagues for a virtual happy hour on Thursday, May 6th. Unwind with your favorite adult beverage and enjoy some great conversation and virtual Bingo from the comfort of your own home!

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Successful Hybrid & F2F Meetings

May 12 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm CDT

Save the date! Join the PCMA Gulf States Chapter on Wednesday, May 12th for this hybrid education program: Successful Hybrid & F2F Meetings.  More details coming soon!

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June 2021

Networking Celebration at Hotel Vin

June 10 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm CDT

Join your PCMA friends in our first post-pandemic networking event as we showcase Hotel Vin. We’ll celebrate a return to events with a happy hour of beverages and light-bites in Rioja Terrace and offer mini-tours of this new hotel with a historic feel!

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July 2021

Podcast 101: How to Add Podcasts to Your Program to Engage Your Audience

July 22 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm CDT

With roughly 90 million Americans listening to podcasts, it’s a tremendous opportunity to reach your members in a new exciting way. The right podcast can keep your members engaged, grow your membership and is a great new sponsorship opportunity for your vendors. But where do you start?

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