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2020 Convention of MPI Italia Chapter in July in Turin 

January 2020

MPI 2020 convention Turin Italy

The 29th Convention of MPI Italian Chapter will take place in Turin from July 3rd to 5th, 2020.

After the 2019 convention in Rome, MPI Italia moves to Northern Italy where the 2020 convention will be hosted in Turin, welcomed by VisitPiemonte, Turismo Torino and Provincia Convention Bureau, in collaboration with Langhe Monferrato Roero Tourist Board.

The MPI convention is both open to members and to all meeting industry professionals interested in staying abreast and discussing the most topical issues in the field.

Marcella Gaspardone, Marketing & Convention Manager of  Turin Tourism and Province (Turismo Torino e Provincia) comments the arrival of the MPI Convention: “We are honored that our city, Turin, has been awarded this prestigious Convention involving meeting industry’s professionals. Participants will thus have the chance to know and to appreciate the MICE offer in Turin and the whole territory. “

Luisa Piazza, Director of VisitPiemonte adds: “Piedmont is a combination of art, history and culture, excellent gastronomy and wine tradition, amazing landscapes and a great offer of leisure activities. All these features are highly appreciated and make our region a very attractive destination, both nationally and internationally, for leisure but also for the MICE field. Being able to host the main exponents of the Italian meeting industry is a source of pride and we will do our best to present the peculiarities and authenticity of our region, a real land of events “.

Enrico Jesu, President of MPI Italia 2019-2020, comments: “This nomination has fascinated us because it combines the best of the private entrepreneurial boost with the network of public institutions, and it has been able to involve the whole supply chain. In Turin and Piedmont, we found a great local team that has already motivated us in order to make the event unforgettable, letting us taste the best of the host territory. “

Maddalena Milone, who will officially become the next president of MPI Italia during the July assembly, adds: “The MPI Italia Chapter Convention is a long-awaited moment for the whole community of the meeting industry. We are already working on it and we are confident that thanks to the teamwork we will be able to combine a quality training program and offer unconventional experiences of a wonderful territory, in a joyful and friendly atmosphere 100% MPI ”  Milone concludes with an invitation:” Let everyone know! “

MPI Italia Chapter: founded in 1991, it’s the Italian Chapter of the International community MPI (Meeting Professionals International), founded in Dallas, USA, in 1972. The association counts over 17,000 members in 24 countries and 90 chapters. It represents all professionals involved in the meeting and event industry. MPI Italia Chapter has been registered with the Ministry of Economic Development. Thus, it can release certifications that are legally valid in Italy under Law no.4 of 14th January 2013.