The Italian chapter of the International Association for the meeting industry's professionals
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MPI (Meeting Professionals International) is the largest global meeting and events industry association founded in 1972 to enhance the meetings industry and professionals.
Today it has 90 chapters in the world representing 24 countries for a total of more than 17,000 members.
The Italian Chapter, established in 1991, was the first European chapter of MPI.
MPI is the only association representing all categories of the meeting industry: organizers, suppliers, services, client companies, students.
MPI International headquarters are in Dallas (Texas ). MPI is led by a president (currently Paul Van Deventer) and a board of directors worldwide.
Each chapter (which corresponds to a state) is in turn driven by different presidents and boards of directors. The members are selected from among the leading experts in the field.
Since 2013 , MPI Italia is the first Italian Association of corporate communications, marketing, tourism and meetings industry field included in the list of the Ministry of Economic Development under the Law January 14, 2013 , n . 4 governing the professions not regulated by a professional register.
The 2020-2021 MPI Italia Chapter Board
President: Maddalena Milone
President Elect: Luca Vernengo
Past President: Enrico Jesu
VP Communication: Alessia di Raimondo
VP Education: Luisa Bianco
VP Finance: Matteo Bellomi
VP Membership: Giuseppina Cardinale
VP Special Projects Ileana Coiana
VP Sponsorship: Andrea Vernengo
VP Student: Ylenia Moscuzza
Secretary: Daesy Aprile
- A Successful and exciting 30th MPI Italia Chapter Convention
- MPI Italia Chapter’s Convention 2021 in Turin
- New board of MPI Italia Chapter elected for 2021-2022
- A successful 7th edition of MPI Movie Charity Auction in Venice
- MPI with ENIT for the 7th Movie Charity Auction in Venice
- From MPI round table a concrete collaboration among Italian MICE protagonists
- A workshop on Sustainability organized by MPI during BIT
- 2020 Convention of MPI Italia Chapter in July in Turin
- 2019 MPI Italia Chapter Convention successfully concluded
- MPI Italia Chapter’s new board installation ceremony