Everything we do counts—both the small and the big. We face innumerable choices every day, and to plan events is to make decisions about an experience not just for yourself, but for scores of other people. Embracing sustainability means embracing a specific pattern of decision-making, and as an event planner, you have a unique position of influence.
In the past 18 months there have been unprecedented examples of crisis affecting our industry. This session will provide insights intoa recent example of how suppliers and planners worked through unanticipated emergencies. The moving of a 1000 person event with a 3 hour show in 24 hours.
Come join MPI for an afternoon of Wine and Apps! This event will feature a variety of phone app stations for you to learn about some wonderful apps while enjoying appetizers and wine! Come learn about what phone apps your colleagues are using to make their jobs and lives easier. Anything from social media to polling event attendees or organizing your business cards in your phone. You will leave this event with a new favourite app or some neat tricks on an app you use every day.
We are thrilled to host the MPI Event Management Awards for 2017 on June 6, 2017 at the Royal Glenora Club. Join your fellow MPI members in celebrating the excellence and dedication of our members. Members can self-nominate or nominate other MPI members for awards.
The Event Canvas is a strategic management template for developing new or documenting existing events and conference models. It’s a visual chart with elements describing an event’s promise and how the event will help stakeholders get their jobs done, resolving pains and creating gains within an established framework of commitment and expected returns.
Leave the binder at home! Technology is a huge part of events, but it's not just for guests and delegates to utilize, the right technology can also assist planners and suppliers coordinate and execute events without all the paperwork! Come learn about the top event Apps that can help you increase productivity, connect with clients and staff easily and look like a rock-star onsite at your events. Bring your smart phone or tablet so you can experience a few Apps live at the event.