About Us

About MPI Greater Orlando Chapter

MPI Greater Orlando Chapter Vision:
Build a rich global meeting industry community

MPI Greater Orlando Mission:
Make our members successful by building connections to:

  • Knowledge/Ideas
  • Relationships
  • Marketplaces


Strategic Imperatives:
Build a Great Organization - Create a remarkable culture and structure
Evolve from Association to Global Community - Deploy programs, knowledge platforms and brand architecture to align with vision
Reinvent Business Relationship with Chapters - Invest in chapters to create channel partnerships around community results
Elevate the Member Conversation and Experience - Elevate programs and services to a higher level of experience and business return

Chapter Purpose Statement:
Build a rich global meetings industry community within the Greater Orlando area.  Help make our members successful by building solid connections through knowledge sharing ideas, strong relationships and developing marketplaces through talent.

Your chapter of the Greater Orlando Area serves as your support for industry learning, local and International connections, and business to business opportunities through:
Networking, Monthly Meetings and Special Events.

Our chapter members represent $541 million in buying power. 
They stand ready to refer your business to decision-makers in Florida and beyond.

“Be Engaged” is more than a catchphrase.


 

About Meeting Professionals International

MPI VISION:
To be the first choice for professional career development and a prominent voice for the global meeting and event community.

MPI MISSION:
To provide MPI members, chapters and the global meeting and event community with innovative and relevant education, networking opportunities and business exchanges, and to act as a prominent voice for the promotion and growth of the industry.

Meeting Professionals International (MPI) is the largest meeting and event industry association worldwide. The organization provides innovative and relevant education, networking opportunities and business exchanges, and acts as a prominent voice for the promotion and growth of the industry. MPI has a global community of 60,000 meeting and event professionals including more than 17,000 engaged members and the Plan Your Meetings non-traditional meeting planner audience. It has more than 90 chapters and clubs in 24 countries. For additional information or to join, visit www.mpiweb.org.

 MPI Key Facts

  •          Founded in 1972
  •          More than 17,000 engaged MPI members representing 71 countries
  •          More than 90 chapters and clubs in 24 countries
  •          45 Chapters in the United States
  •          7 Chapters in Canada
  •          2 Chapters in Latin America
  •          13 Chapters in Europe
  •          2 Chapters in Asia
  •          23 Student Clubs in North America
  •          More than $26 billion in global buying power
  •          4,800 planner members exclusive to MPI have about $11.5 billion in buying power