Did you know that Education plays a huge role for you to become a successful meeting professional?
We start every educational opportunity with the goal of earning YOUR 5 star rating at the end of every program. Here is a brief overview of the 5 Stars of MPI Washington State Chapter Educational programs.
7 times a year we bring top notch speakers and over 100 meeting professionals together for networking and education. Generally formatted as a 2 hour lunch on the last Tuesday of the month (subject to change), this is a great way to maximze your membership while furthering your career goals. Check out our events calendar for the latest listings and registration.
MPI Cascadia Educational Conference (CEC)
This annual 2 1/2 day conference is a partnership between MPI Washington State Chapter and MPI Oregon Chapter and brings International level education at a regional price! With over 250 participants every year, this program features over 60 hours of education, an innovative Hosted Buyer/Tradeshow program and an incredible Gala that showcases the best the Northwest has to offer. Held the first Sunday to Tuesday in March, the savings of membership pays for itself with this conference alone. For the latest details and how to register, go to CEC's website.
MPI/PCMA Industry Summit
In collaboration with the Pacific Northwest Chapter of PCMA, over 200 professionals get together for a state of the nation for the meeting industry with the latest speakers and industry information. Created as a way to support the meeting industry after the historic 9/11 events, this Fall meeting prepares you for the year ahead and keeps you up on the latest trends. For more information, please visit the Meetings Industry Summit's website.
MPI Washington State Chapter Membership saves you significant money for all these opportunities. Click here to find out more about the member benefits!