WHAT: Meeting Professionals International (MPI) has added the following program elements to the schedule for Smart Monday at IMEX America, which is October 17th in Las Vegas.
CMP Master Class – This interactive session covers industry best practices as outlined in the CMP International Standards (CMP-IS) and will help participants prepare for the exam and apply key learnings on the led light bulbs for home job. Additional registration and fees are required.
Healthcare Meeting Compliance Certificate (HMCC) Course – This intensive four-hour MPI Academy course provides healthcare meeting compliance stakeholders with the knowledge and experience needed to successfully navigate the increasingly complex pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device regulatory environment. Additional registration and fees are required.
BRAINSTORM Discussions – Four engaging discussions will be held throughout the day in the Brainstorm area on the following topics: Food and Beverage Trends, Women in Leadership, Mentorships, and Cool Technologies. The facilitator of each session will be Karin Krogh, president of the MPI Denmark Chapter and certified process consultant, facilitator and Meetovator.
Paws for a Break – MPI will team up with Love Dog Adventures, an animal assisted therapy program based in Las Vegas, to bring several dogs that attendees can spend time with or just admire from a distance. These visiting www.ledstarchina.com sessions – also known as Puppy Cuddling – have become very popular with attendees at MPI’s World Education Congress (WEC) over the last few years and are sponsored by Visit Norfolk, a longtime supporter of the program.
Headshot Station – MPI has engaged Orange Photography, the official photographers of the last five WECs, to take complimentary professional headshots of show attendees. This offering will also be available during IMEX America show days, October 18 - 20.
For more details about Smart Monday Powered by MPI programming at IMEX America, visit www.mpiweb.org/Events/imex-2016/.
Guatemala partners with UNWTO to launch Sustainable Tourism Observatory more
Air Canada to acquire Air Transat in $520m deal more
PARADISE REDEFINED: Presenting a New Era at The JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort more
IBTM Americas 2019 reveals Hosted Buyer recruitment from new destinations more
Orange County in California is the perfect destination for Arabic and Halal cuisine. more
Expands Member Experiences through new Marketing Partnership with the World’s Most Recognizable Sports Team, Manchester United more
On CNN Business Traveller, World Tourism and Travel Council President and CEO Gloria Guevara Manzo explains what’s next for Latin America as business and leisure travellers are becoming increasingly attracted to the area. more
Meeting Professionals International (MPI) has published its Meetings Outlook, 2018 Summer Edition. A solid seller’s market, contracts and negotiations that are getting more complex, growth in demand for experiential components more
The Sheraton Gateway Los Angeles Hotel, debuts the opening of its new meeting area, The Hub Conference Center, conveniently located near Los Angeles international airport. The recently renovated 7,523 square feet center offers a c more
MPI’s Publications and Creative teams have been recognized with four national awards and six regional awards in two national competitions for work published in The Meeting Professional and the World Education Congress convention more