2022 CMAT Conference

Galveston, Texas

October 18 - 21, 2022
42nd Annual CMAT Conference Hosted in Galveston, Texas



Important Dates

Conference Registration Deadline: October 1st
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*Membership registration deadline to receive discounted conference registration fee is June 1st. Click here for membership details.

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Conference Details

CMAT Conference Theme – Mastering the Art of Being Essential
Our 42th Annual CMAT conference for 2022 will be held at the Moody Gardens Hotel from October 18th thru October 21st, 2022 in Galveston, Texas. We have an awesome group of speakers who will be present useful information that will be very helpful to your professional development. Do not miss being a part of this new, improved and renovated event. Stay tuned for more information!

Conference Agenda

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Meet and Greet in Hotel Ball Room
Finger Food.

Wednesday, October 19, 2022

7:30 am - 9:00 am
Continental Breakfast and Registration, Hotel Lobby

9:00 - 9:30 am
Welcome and Official Opening and Business Meeting<

9:30 am - 10:30 am
Speaker: Daniel Pena, Senior Planner Montgomery County
of Homeland Security and Emergency Management

10:30 am - 10:45 am
Break and Networking

10:45 am - 11:30 am
1st set Breakout Learning Sessions (45-min session)

11:30 am - 12:45 pm
Lunch On Your Own

12:45 pm - 1:30 pm
2nd Breakout Learning Session (45-min session)

1:45 pm - 2:30 pm
3rd Breakout Learning Session (45-min session)

2:45 pm - 6:00 pm
Vendor’s Afternoon Event, see what is new
in the custodial cleaning world
Hot Appetizers at the vendor event.

The Breakout Learning session rotation will allow all CMAT attendees to attend each session once. Breakout session topics and speakers: “Learning and Leading” see below for information on breakout sessions.

Thursday, October 20, 2022

8:00 am - 8:45 am
Continental Breakfast

8:45 am - 9:45 am
Speaker, Steve Scott

9:45 am - 10:00 am

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Breakout learning sessions. Round table discussions
11:00 am - 11:30 am
Round table discussions (creating a learning experience)

11:45 am - 1:00 pm
Lunch on your own

1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Speaker: Curtis Fitzgerald

1:45 pm - 2:00 pm
Break and Networking

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Recognitions and Awards

3:00 pm
Meeting adjourned; Time to explore Galveston, Texas

Friday, October 21, 2022

7:45 am - 8:15 am
Breakfast Buffet

8:20 am - 9:15 am
Speaker: Hector Gomez, Director of Custodial Services
Lamar CISD

9:20 am - 10:00 am
Conference Closing and Certificate Handout

10:00 am
Hotel Checkout

Speakers and topics:

  • Daniel Pena: Senior Planner Montgomery County of Homeland Security and Emergency Management: "CRASE" Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events
  • Steve Scott: Be Relevant to be Essential
  • Curtis Fitzgerald: TBD
  • Hector Gomez: Manager or Leader; what is the difference

Breakout sessions:

  • Paul Cagle
  • Daniel Juarez
  • Reagan LaPoint

Conference Fees

Institutional & Associate Members Conference Fee - $350
(includes Tuesday – Friday Sessions, Vendor's Night)

Non-Member Conference Fee - $400
(includes Tuesday – Friday Sessions, Vendor's Night)

Wednesday - One Day Attendance Conference Fee - $150
(includes meals & Vendor's Night)

Thursday - One Day Attendance Conference Fee - $150
(Thursday includes meals)


Use the links below to register for the conference:


Moody Gardens Hotel - Galveston, Texas

Address: 7 Hope Blvd, Galveston, TX 77554

Phone: 1-888-388-8484

RESERVE your room today || Click here to view hotel