Membership Benefits

 

MPI helps make you successful. Seriously.

You plan events. Now plan your future. MPI educates and empowers meeting and event professionals to produce exceptional live experiences by providing access to education, networking and business exchanges. When you belong to the largest community in the event profession, you change the trajectory of your career.

 

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Learn

The MPI Academy is your one-stop shop for building your knowledge base, and MPI events deliver unforgettable learning experiences.

Connect

So much more than networking. MPI delivers tangible, multi-tiered business exchanges for the people that connect people. 

Lead

Stand out at work. MPI chapter leadership makes it possible to become the leader you need to be. 

 

 

Education for Event Professionals

Looking to earn or renew your CMP or CAE? Need to learn the fundamentals of event planning? Want senior-level education? The MPI Academy gives you access to cutting-edge education and certificate programs that enhance critical job skills. Delivered online and in-person throughout the year, MPI’s education is open to event professionals of all levels. 

So, whether you’re obtaining crucial clock hours, growing your knowledge base, or simply staying sharp, MPI education will invigorate your mind and ignite your career.

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Networking that Actually Works

Looking to build your peer network? MPI events at the global and local chapter levels are just what you need. Find your next job opportunity, mentor, or new hire.

The MPI Exchange offers programs that match planners with the right suppliers, then brings them together face-to-face to get business done. Suppliers fill their sales pipelines with potential business and planners walk out the door with months of legwork accomplished in several hours.

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Step Up and Stand Out

Active chapter involvement is where members get the most value out of their membership. Your local chapter gives you opportunities to advance, grow and lead in ways that your job might not provide. Join a chapter board. Become a mentor. Improve your public speaking. Get more hands-on event planning experience.

You get out what you put into your MPI membership. Become a local chapter leader to earn professional recognition by your peers at MPI and your team at work.

 

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Choose the membership that's right for you.

As a Planner or Supplier, MPI's tiered membership approach gives you the ability to choose your membership experience. From ambitious beginners to seasoned pros, MPI has what you need to help you grow and advance your career.

Planner

Essential Planner

$279 USD/yr
$279 CAD / €259 EUR
(New memberships require an additional $50 application fee)

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The bare necessities. Essential membership gives you full access to the MPI Academy’s on-demand education sessions, webinars and trainings. This membership level does not offer MPI chapter affiliation, so it’s a great option if there isn’t a chapter in your area.

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Preferred Planner

$359 USD/yr
$359 CAD / €325 EUR
(New memberships require an additional $50 application fee)

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Hands down, our most valuable membership level. As a Preferred member, you automatically become part of your local MPI chapter, which is where the majority of members get their their value. Plus, you get get all the education-based benefits of the Essential level.

Premier Planner

$449 USD/yr
$499 CAD / €399 EUR
(New memberships require an additional $50 application fee)

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For those who want the red carpet treatment. Get all the education and chapter benefits of the Preferred level, plus VIP access and discounted rates (when available) to MPI's signature events.

Supplier

Essential Supplier

$399 USD/yr
$399 CAD / €369 EUR
(New memberships require an additional $50 application fee)

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The bare necessities. Essential membership gives you full access to the MPI Academy’s on-demand education sessions, webinars and trainings. This membership level does not offer MPI chapter affiliation, so it’s a great option if there isn’t a chapter in your area.

Most popular

Preferred Supplier

$475 USD/yr
$479 CAD / €450 EUR
(New memberships require an additional $50 application fee)

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Hands down, our most valuable membership level. As a Preferred member, you automatically become part of your local MPI chapter, which is where the majority of members get their their value. Plus, you get get all the education-based benefits of the Essential level.

Premier Supplier

$569 USD/yr
$569 CAD / €519 EUR
(New memberships require an additional $50 application fee)

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For those who want the red carpet treatment. Get all the education and chapter benefits of the Preferred level, plus VIP access and discounted rates (when available) to MPI's signature events.

Student & Faculty

Faculty

$199 USD/yr
$199 CAD / €199 EUR

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Student

$$40 USD/yr
$40 CAD / €40 EUR

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From monthly meetings to education events, find out what's happening in your neck of the woods.

 

 

 

“MPI has provided me with so many friends, mentors and great leaders to learn from and confide in.”
Sandra Moniz, CMP
MPI Toronto Chapter

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