Need a good reason to join MPI? Here are ten GREAT ones.

More than 98 percent of our members tell us that Meeting Professionals
International (MPI) aids in their professional success. Here are the top
ten reasons why:

1. CONNECT TO THE BEST: MPI’s 20,000-member global community is comprised of powerful
decision-makers representing 67 percent of Fortune 100 companies. Through membership,
you can make crucial connections to people, ideas, and marketplaces which can take your
career and your business to the next level.

2. ESTABLISH YOUR ROOTS: At the local level you’ll make valuable, lasting connections to
your peers through local chapter involvement. It’s an ongoing opportunity for industry
professionals to share information, support one another, do business, and raise
national awareness for their local professional community.

3. GET THE JOB: MPI’s online career portal - Career Connections - provides free access to industryspecific
opportunities and a library of helpful articles. Job-seeking MPI members can use
the site free.

4. GET THE INSIDE SCOOP: As an MPI member, you’ll receive our award-winning magazine,
The Meeting Professional™. Members also receive MPI’s weekly e-mail newsletter, MPI Pulse,
featuring reports on the latest chapter, association and industry developments. The bi-weekly
MPI Spotlight features MPI content and career resources.

5. KEEP PACE WITH THE INDUSTRY: Our conferences and events present a wealth of educational
offerings from small discussion groups to news-making keynote presentations, and CEUs are
awarded for participation in general sessions and workshops.

6. RAISE YOUR PROFILE: Our professional certification opportunities set the standard for the
meetings and events industry and guarantee that you receive the best training in the business.

7. LEAVE THE LEARNING TO US: MPI’s Professional Development on Demand provides you
24/7/365 online access to over 190 education sessions that can count toward contact
hours for your CMP, as well fulfill your needs as a lifetime learner.

8. SPOTLIGHT YOUR BRAND: Market your business to a global audience by utilizing
MPI’s global marketplace, MPIWeb, and The Meeting Professional™ magazine.

9. DO SOME RESEARCH: MPI provides with leading industry research, comprised of case studies,
white papers, and other publications which give you the advance knowledge you need to
stay ahead in this fast paced industry.

10. GET RECOGNIZED: The MPI RISE Awards – Recognizing Industry Success and Excellence
honor the best of the best, both inside and outside MPI, and emphasize innovation, global
transferability, and industry impact.

Join MPI today