4A’s/ATLANTAThe Association of American Advertising Agencies’ “Introduction to Government Ad Contracts: Getting on the GSA Schedules.” Hilton Airport. Info: (212) 850-0756OCTOBER 24

AD CLUB/WASHINGTONThe Ad Club of Washington and the American Ad Federation’s Silver Medal Award luncheon honoring Christopher Schroeder. Mayflower Hotel. Info: (703) 683-5954OCTOBER 31

AD CLUB/ATLANTAThe Atlanta Ad Club hosts a tailgate party before the Atlanta Falcons-Baltimore Ravens game. Georgia Dome parking lot. Info: (404) 219-0062NOVEMBER 3

FF/ATLANTAThe Freelance Forum of Atlanta presents “The Price Is Right,” with speaker Steve Knapp. Creative Circus. Info: (404) 705-2400NOVEMBER 7

4A’s/TAMPA, FLA.The Association of American Advertising Agencies will sponsor a management conference, “Mastering the Art of Negotiation,” with speaker Jack Kaine. Tampa Marriott Waterside. Info: (212) 850-0756,or www.aaaa.orgNOVEMBER 7