Global Meeting Industry Day 2017

GMID 2017 - A day celebrated and connected coast-to-coast On April 6th, 2017, we celebrated face-to-face meetings and events and showcased their influence on people, businesses, communities, and economies. From coast-to-coast, we saw inspiring keynotes, informative panel discussions, and thought-provoking interviews from thought-leaders and change makers.  Thank you to the thousands of event professionals who participated [...]

By | April 11th, 2017|Events, GMID, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Global Meeting Industry Day 2017

March – Renewal Incentive

With more than 17,000 members in 90 chapters and clubs, Meeting Professionals International is the largest and most vibrant global meeting and event industry association. Join MPI at www.mpiweb.org/join and use code MPISMMAR17 to save 10% when you join as a new member before March 31st.

By | March 20th, 2017|Membership, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on March – Renewal Incentive

February Event: Social Media for the Meeting Professional

February 22, 2017 Our re-scheduled February event held true to the original Valentine's Day theme, with heart shaped decor, and giving some LOVE to they key Social Media platforms.   Sadie Toulany from the Halifax Convention Centre shared her expertise on Social Media, with a focus on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.   For those who [...]

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February – Renewal Incentive

Feed Your Mind (and Your Career) with MPI’s Professional development. MPI Members have access to all online education at no additional cost. Join MPI at www.mpiweb.org/join and use MPISMFEB17 to save 10% when you join as a new member before February 28th.

By | January 31st, 2017|Membership, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on February – Renewal Incentive

Mid-Year Board Retreat

Our board was busy doing their first mid-year retreat on January 14. A lot was accomplished during the day-long session and we will definitely add it to our agenda for years to come. We will be bringing you an exciting roster of programming for the first six months of 2017. Top L to R: [...]

By | January 23rd, 2017|Education, Events, Membership, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Mid-Year Board Retreat

January’s Event [Industry Round Table] was a Huge Success.

Close to 50 Industry professionals came out for the first education session in the New Year. The Industry Round Table on Contracts, RFPs and Proposals was moderated by the always colorful Alana Hirtle. The Panel was made up of Halifax's industry all stars, Roberta Dexter (Plan Ahead Events), Hélène Moberg (Destinations Halifax) and Glenn Bowie [...]

By | January 18th, 2017|Education, Events, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on January’s Event [Industry Round Table] was a Huge Success.

Monthly Renewal Drawing for January 2017

Who is eligible: Current members of MPI who are up for renewal in any given month. Current Members: Renew your MPI membership in January to be entered into a drawing for one of two great prizes. The winner will pick either one! Either a Complimentary CMP Study Kit or 1 year extended MPI membership. Renew [...]

By | January 5th, 2017|Membership, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Monthly Renewal Drawing for January 2017

Hiring: Trade Centre Limited

Trade Centre Limited (TCL), a provincial crown corporation that manages the Scotiabank Centre, Ticket Atlantic, and the World Trade & Convention Centre is now recruiting qualified individual to join our team as Catering Sales and Event Manager. Full details: https://www.careerbeacon.com/posting/595149 Reporting to the Director of Sales, the Catering Sales & Event Manager will focus on sales [...]

By | December 15th, 2016|Jobs, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Hiring: Trade Centre Limited

MPI Holiday Reception

Our Holiday Reception, December 8, 2016 was a huge sucess! Over 70 meeting professionals met at the beautiful Prince George Hotel on Thursday night to get in the Holiday Season.  Our gracious host The Prince George provided us with goodies and seasonal cocktails. Caldera Distilling spoiled us with some local whisky cockatil samples. MPI Atlantic were [...]

By | December 12th, 2016|Events, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on MPI Holiday Reception

Monthly Renewal Incentive – December 2016

Holiday Incentive: Tis the season… Are you up for renewal this month? Renew your MPI membership before 2017 starts and you will be entered into a drawing for one of three great prizes. The winner will pick one! Renew today! ½ off registration to WEC 2017 or EMEC 2017 6 month extended membership Receive 6 [...]

By | December 6th, 2016|Membership, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Monthly Renewal Incentive – December 2016