CMP Certification

Achieving the Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) status designates candidates have demonstrated they have mastered the body of knowledge of the meetings industry. The CMP program is administered by the Convention Industry Council, which is supported by 31 meeting and hospitality industry organizations. (See for the full listing)

Why become a Certified Meeting Professional (CMP)?

The CMP designation represents the standard of excellence in today's meetings, conventions and exhibitions industry.  To that end, the CMP designation says a lot to your clients. It reflects a commitment to excellence and demonstrates the CMP designate as someone who is a well-informed partner and resource in the meeting planning process.   Over 14,000 individuals in 51 countries and territories have earned the CMP designation since its inception.

MPI Orlando CMP Study Group Provides:

  • A forum for study of the 27 EIC Functions that form the basis for the CMP exam.
  • Practice reading & answering test questions related to the 27 EIC Functions.
  • A focus on the field of knowledge that is the basis of the EIC's CMP exam

PLEASE NOTE:  Always refer to the EVENTS INDUSTRY COUNCIL WEBSITE for the most updated information on the CMP Program.

To register for the next CMP Study Group Courses in Orlando, contact Adrienne Six, CMP 407-493-0996 or email

The next course is August 30, 2017.  The exam dates are November 3-12, 2017.  For additional information or to register for the Study Course, click here.  


Future Exam Dates:

Exam Date

Course Date

November 3-12, 2017          

Starts August 30, 2017

January 19-28, 2018

Starts November 15, 2017