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January 2017

Mid-Year Board Retreat

January 23rd, 2017|Categories: Education, Events, Membership, News, Uncategorized|

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 [...]

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

January 18th, 2017|Categories: Education, Events, News, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

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 [...]

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Monthly Renewal Drawing for January 2017

January 5th, 2017|Categories: Membership, News, Uncategorized|

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 [...]

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December 2016

Hiring: Trade Centre Limited

December 15th, 2016|Categories: Jobs, News, Uncategorized|

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 [...]

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MPI Holiday Reception

December 12th, 2016|Categories: Events, News, Uncategorized|

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 [...]

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Monthly Renewal Incentive – December 2016

December 6th, 2016|Categories: Membership, News, Uncategorized|

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 [...]

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November 2016

The Email Diet: How your Inbox is Killing your Productivity

November 10th, 2016|Categories: Events, News, Uncategorized|

November 10th, 2016.   Today at the Kenneth C. Rowe Management Building at Dalhousie University, the MPI Atlantic Chapter met to learn all about the Email Diet. Andrew Tyne, CMP who works with the Halifax [...]

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President of MPI – Paul VanDeventer talks about Industry Trends

November 3rd, 2016|Categories: Events, News, Uncategorized|

We were very pleased to have with us the President of MPI – Paul VanDeventer on October 6th in Halifax. He spoke to our group about trends in the meetings and conventions industry and has [...]

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Destination Halifax is Celebrating 50,000 Facebook Followers!

November 3rd, 2016|Categories: News|

Congrats to MPI Atlantic Member - Destination Halifax. 50,000 FOLLOWERS! Thank you to everyone who helped us reach such an incredible milestone. To celebrate and thank you, we are hosting a GIVEAWAY! Simply share your [...]

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October 2016

November Monthly Renewal Incentive

October 31st, 2016|Categories: Membership, News|

Monthly Renewal Drawing for November 2016 Renewal Drawings:  www.mpiweb.org/renew   Who is eligible: Current members of MPI who are up for renewal in any given month.   Where to publish: Member newsletters Meetings with current [...]

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Global Convention Services named Halifax Convention Centre trade show services partner.

October 26th, 2016|Categories: News, Uncategorized|

Global Convention Services named Halifax Convention Centre trade show services partner. For Immediate Release Issued: October 26, 2016 Halifax, Nova Scotia. Global Convention Services are pleased to be named the new Halifax Convention Centre official [...]

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Job Opportunity – TapSnap Halifax

October 11th, 2016|Categories: Jobs, News, Uncategorized|

Love People!  Love Events!  TapSnap Halifax is looking for part-time help. What is TapSnap?  We are a high-tech photobooth concept using green-screen technology to create a unique experience that allows guests to change the background [...]

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President’s Welcome Reception

October 3rd, 2016|Categories: Events, News|

On September 27th, MPI Atlantic Canada Chapter hosted the President’s Welcome Reception at the Lord Nelson Hotel. It was a well-attended event that allowed members to network with each other and welcome our newest President, [...]

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Fall Renewal Incentive

October 3rd, 2016|Categories: Membership, News|

Renewal Drawings:  www.mpiweb.org/renew Fall Renewal Incentive: Are you up for renewal this month? Renew your MPI membership before the end of October and you will be entered into a drawing for one of two great [...]

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August 2016

Potential Scam Affecting Canadian Planners

August 31st, 2016|Categories: News|

Please see below for an important communication the chapter has received from MPI Global […]

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July 2016

ECOS Gardening Project

July 25th, 2016|Categories: ECOS Project, Events|

ECOS Project 2016: Our very own MPI Weed Whackers were out in full force this week assisting Shelter NS with their gardens at Metro Turning Point on a very hot July day. "Ecos" is from [...]

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June 2016

MPI Atlantic Awards Gala

June 16th, 2016|Categories: Events|

June 16, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE It was a night of celebration for winners of Meeting Planners International Atlantic Chapter Awards Gala, held in Halifax on Wednesday evening at the Delta Halifax. The annual gala [...]

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April 2016

Exciting Job Opportunity at UNB

April 27th, 2016|Categories: Archived, Jobs|

Our friends at UNB are hiring for a Ceremony & Event Coordinator […]

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Global Meetings Industry Day

April 14th, 2016|Categories: Events, GMID|

Leaders from across the meeting and event industry came together to support the first Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID) on Thursday, April 14, 2016. GMID is intended to shine a light on the real impact [...]

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February 2016

Are You Feeling The Love?

February 10th, 2016|Categories: Events|

Feeling the Love Dinner and Dance Party Guaranteed to be the most exclusive dinner and dance party in the city this Valentine’s Day weekend, Hospice Halifax wants YOU to join us at Feeling the Love [...]

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