Evening of Excellence

Thursday, August 1, 2019

Marriott Marquis Washington, DC


Black-tie optional (please see below for details on attire)*

Awards Reception:
6:15–7:30 p.m.

Enjoy a culinary experience prior to the awards program. If you have any dietary restrictions, please contact knowledge@smps.org.

Awards Program:
7:45–9:30 p.m.

Please join us for this annual celebration devoted to excellence in A/E/C leadership, marketing communications, and chapter management.


9:30 p.m.–midnight

Continue the fun and dance the night away.

To Attend:

The Evening of Excellence is included for all full-conference and Thursday-only conference attendees.

Event Tickets:

If you’re interested in just attending this event, you can purchase tickets (coming soon).  Ticket cost is $100/per person.

Awards Gallery:

2018 SMPS Marketing Communications Awards Gallery

*For more information about what to wear when attending a black-tie optional event, we’ve included an attire guide from the Emily Post website.