WHAT IS THE MPI SOUTH COAST EDCON?
MPI Orange County and MPI San Diego chapters are once again carrying on the tradition of a joint educational conference and expo! Come together with us for top quality education, creative insights and facilitated networking to maximize your time and investment.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
All members of MPI and non-member guests in the event planning and management industry are invited.
•Event Planners, producers and designers of all levels are encouraged to participate in the Hosted Buyer program for complimentary or reduced admission.
•Students and members of other members of industry chapters are warmly welcome
•Suppliers, including hoteliers, DMC’s, entertainment, décor, audiovisual, technology, and other service providers should plan to participate in the marketplace and/or as an attendee!
WHAT'S IN IT FOR ME?
•Enhanced peer-to-peer networking opportunities
•Valuable CMP-level take-aways from educational topics at an affordable price – geared for both planners and suppliers!
•One on One connections with suppliers who can enhance your business
•Career-building personal and professional growth opportunities
•Maximum education in a condensed time-efficient format!
Our educational line-up is still taking shape, and we will announce the final line-up soon.
We invite members to submit topics you want to see addressed at EDCON. Our "unconference" and future-forward objectives include covering topics that keep our industry up at night.
Topics will be CMP-approved for content and will fall into CMP-IS domains.
Trending topics include creating engaging networking communities, hotel contract negotiations, event design, budgeting and finance, event communications and marketing, project management, and more.