Welcome to the Office of Smith Programs
and Events (OSPE) at the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of
Business. We provide a central resource for the full service planning
and/or consultation for over 200 annual Smith School programs and events that
include: academic conferences, center events and programs, alumni events,
development and donor events, dean’s office events, corporate events, graduate
and undergraduate student programs, meetings and other departmental events.
Events are held in a variety of locations including: Maryland, Washington, D.C.,
Virginia, and New York.
We enjoy connecting faculty, staff, students, alumni, and external communities
through the production and management of Smith School events and programs. The
OSPE office is here to help the Smith community with the planning process, from
initial calendar and space request, to developing the program and logistics to
menu consultation and full service production of the event or program.
Students Celebrate 4th International Night
MBA students at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business
represented more than 16 countries and four continents as they celebrated the
Fourth Annual International Night, Feb. 21, 2013.
Sponsors Colloquium Featuring Competitiveness & Innovation
Deborah Wince-Smith, president and CEO of the Council on Competitiveness,
discussed the challenges and opportunities of a transformed competitive
landscape at a BB&T Colloquium on Competitiveness and Innovation on Feb. 21,
Spring CEO@Smith Launches with ATK Defense President
Mike Kahn said he’s never seen an organization so concerned and caring toward
its students as the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business,
and knew he wanted to be a part of that.