2018 CALENDAR OF EVENTS
July 24, 2018
Michigan Chamber Headquarters: REGISTER HERE!
Join MACP on July 24 for a facilitator training opportunity with Aaron Woloweic and Lindsay Gross of EventGarde.
For chamber staff and/or volunteers interested in managing the facilitation process for board meetings, strategic planning, group projects, focus groups and more.
Aaron and Lindsay are the only certified Technology of Participation (ToP)® facilitators in the state of Michigan. Objectives of the training include:
- Increased knowledge and understanding of facilitative leadership
- Understanding of common facilitation pitfalls
- Use of basic facilitation tactics for all types of events
- Understanding how people process information
Training includes a follow-up opportunity for a deeper dive into the topic.
US Chamber Government Affairs Conference
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Michigan Association of Chamber Professionals are teaming up to offer scholarships for the 2018 U.S. Chamber of Commerce Regional Government Affairs Conference & COSC/ASCP Annual Meeting taking place September 12-14, 2018 in New Orleans.
With the policy landscape constantly shifting, staying up to date can be a challenge for chambers across the country. This year’s conferences will be jam-packed with valuable advocacy workshops, a look at the 2018 political landscape, and an overview of the issues that matter the most at the local, state, and federal levels.
Scholarship covers cost of registration and one-night stay at the Omni Barton Creek Resort. Apply today!
October 17-19, 2018
MACP volunteers are coordinating a peer to peer mentorship program. Guidelines and the profile questionnaire link is below. This is an optional program that Chamber professionals have found valuable in the past. Please contact Shelly Day at the Fenton Chamber of commerce with any questions.