Meeting Professionals International (MPI) is the largest meeting and event industry association worldwide. The organization provides innovative and relevant education, networking opportunities and business exchanges, and acts as a prominent voice for the promotion and growth of the industry.
Membership is comprised of a diverse mix of independent business owners, third party planning companies, as well as planners who represent some of California’s leading corporations, associations, hospitals, and universities.
Members “Buy MPI” and have tremendous buying power
The meeting, conventions, exhibitions and incentive travel industry generates $263 billion in direct spending annually. MPI members buy from advertisers and MPI suppliers because they understand the value of what the organization represents. Our San Diego Chapter members represent over $375 million in buying power annually.
MPI Planner Organizational Profile
• 44% Corporate
• 22% Association/NonProfit
• 20% Independent/Consultant/Multi-Management Companies
• 14% Vertical Markets such as Government, Medical, and University
MPISD Member Companies receive 25% discount