Certification in Meeting Management (CMM)
The mission of the CMM program is to select, educate, and certify management-level meeting and event professionals. We enhance the strategic decision making ability of these leaders to manage and deliver exceptional meetings and events that drive organizational success.
What is the CMM?
MPI’s CMM is an intensive learning opportunity designed for experienced and highly accomplished members of our global meeting industry community seeking career advancement and professional recognition. The 5 day program enhances the strategic decision-making ability of these leaders, enabling delivery of exceptional meetings and events that drive organizational success. The CMM designation is the most prestigious in the meetings and events industry. Continuously updated and revitalized with curriculum enhancements, upgrades have been made to the curriculum for the 2008 program.
Who is the CMM for?
Management-level meeting and event professionals with a minimum of ten years experience in the industry. Leaders who have existing expertise in all aspects of meeting management including logistics, budgets, people, legal/contracts, and marketing and communications.
When is the next CMM Program?
The next CMM Program will be held in Dallas, Texas October 24-29, 2009. In order to be eligible for the program, candidates must first be accepted into the program. Click here to complete the CMM application. Registration for the 2009 Program will be available in June, 2009.
What expenses should be budgeted for the 2009 CMM Program?
- Application Fee - US$75 for MPI members, US$125 for non-members
- Registration Fee - US$1,800 for MPI members, US$2,200 for non-members
- Additional expected expenses include but are not limited to transportation including ground transportation to/from airport, minimum of 7 nights hotel, dinner for each day of the program, any other incidentals.