Meeting Professionals International (MPI) is the largest meeting and event industry association worldwide. The organization provides innovative and relevant education, networking opportunities and business exchanges, and acts as a prominent voice for the promotion and growth of the industry. MPI has a global community of 60,000 meeting and event professionals including more than 17,000 engaged members and the Plan Your Meetings non-traditional meeting planner audience. It has more than 90 chapters and clubs in 24 countries.
About the MPI Foundation
The Meeting Professionals International (MPI) Foundation fuels the growth and advancement of MPI members by providing professional development and career opportunities through grants and scholarships. The not-for-profit organization also propels the meeting and event industry forward by funding important and quality research initiatives. For more information, visit www.mpiweb.org/foundation.
MPI Key Facts
Founded in 1972
More than 17,000 engaged MPI members representing 71 countries
More than 90 chapters and clubs in 24 countries
45 Chapters in the United States
7 Chapters in Canada
2 Chapters in Latin America
13 Chapters in Europe
2 Chapters in Asia
23 Student Clubs in North America
More than $26 billion in global buying power
4,800 planner members exclusive to MPI have about $11.5 billion in buying power
For more information, visit Meeting Professionals International