Who Are We & What Do We Do?
Meeting Professionals International (MPI), the premier global association community for meeting and event professionals, believes in the unequalled power of events and human connections to advance organizational objectives. MPI is the world's largest association of meeting professionals with more than 18,500 members and a member presence in 71 countries. The MPI Orange County Chapter is committed to providing educational development and leadership opportunities, cultivating business relationships, supporting industry partnerships and demonstrating commitment to excellence in the meeting industry.
The MPI Orange County Chapter (MPIOC)
The MPIOC Chapter serves the Orange County, Southern California and Nevada areas with over 270 members comprising of:
– 50% Meeting Planners
– 50% Suppliers to the meeting, incentive and hospitality markets
Its purpose is to serve the needs of its membership by providing educational development and leadership opportunities, cultivating business relationships, supporting industry partnerships and demonstrating commitment to excellence in the meeting industry.
MPIOC plans a variety of educational, networking, and social programs throughout the year open to all members and others. The chapter occasionally collaborates with other meeting and event associations such as, Site, PCMA, HSMAI, ISES, as well as other regional MPI chapters. We are proud to have planners from many corporations and associations in our chapter such as Ingram Micro, Allergan, HelmsBriscoe, Toshiba, Thales Raytheon, Edwards Lifesciences, Arbonne, Experian, In-N-Out Burger, Meeting Sites Resource, Wells Fargo, IEEE Computer Society, JNR, to name a few..
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