Welcome to Meeting Professionals International - Greater New York Chapter
Meeting Professionals International (MPI), the world's largest association for the meetings and events industry, is committed to positioning meetings and events as a key strategic component of an organization's success. The 539 member Greater New York Chapter of MPI (as of September 2016), established in 1977, empowers its members to increase their strategic value with education, professional development, and business growth opportunities.
A note from MPI & CEO Paul Van Deventer
The news about the possible elimination of Brand USA is very concerning. Doing so would certainly have long-term negative impacts on travel and tourism, which are key drivers of the U.S. economy, representing $865 billion in direct spending; 15 percent of this figure (about $103 billion) is a result of meetings. Together, we must urge the U.S. Congress to support both the travel and meeting industries by protecting Brand USA...read more>