Meeting/Event Information

    SMPS Hawaii holds an event each month alternating between Lunch programs and casual Lunch+Learns. Our Lunch Programs are held at the Plaza Club and educational Lunch+Learns (bring your own lunch) are held at AIA Honolulu. We offer AIA Continuing Education credits for many of our events. 

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    SMPS Hawaii Lunch & Learn: September 2017

    September 27, 2017
    11:45 AM HST to 1:00 PM HST
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    AIA Honolulu
    828 Fort Street Mall, Suite 100
    Honolulu, HI 96813


    $0.00 SMPS Member Ticket

    $25.00 Non-SMPS Member Ticket


     Please join us for the following Lunch & Learn Program

     Marketer’s Toolkit #2:  InDesign 101

    Are you struggling to create brochures and posters using MS Word or PowerPoint?  Feeling overwhelmed at the thought of using another design program?  Looking for a way to create stunning collateral more efficiently?  Join us at our second Marketer’s Toolkit session and discover the benefits of using Adobe InDesign to develop your next marketing brochure!  Our speaker, William “Bill” Morrison of Pacific New Media will teach attendees:

    • The benefits of InDesign over other programs (i.e., MS Word, Powerpoint, Publisher, etc)
    • How to set up templates and how to incorporate photos and text from other programs

    This session will include live demonstrations integrating photos and text from other programs into your design layout.


    We want to make sure this program covers what you want to know. If you have a relevant question or topic you’d like our speaker to address, let us know at


    Bill Morrison is a web/print designer and digital media educator. He has strong interest in helping digital media enthusiasts become comfortable and productive using complex software. A long time Kaimuki resident, he holds multiple degrees from, and works at the University of Hawaii at Manoa.


    AIA/CES LU: This event is approved for 1.0 hour.


    **This program is a Lunch & Learn.  Lunch will not be provided.  Please bring your lunch to enjoy during the presentation. 

     (SMPS Domains of Practice:  Domain 5 – Promotional Activity)


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