MPI Foundation Events & Programs

MPI Foundation has fundraising events,  auctions and programs that run throughout the year whose proceeds go directly to giving back through individual scholarships and educational grants for MPI members worldwide.

Learn about MPI Foundations events and programs below.

Networking Events


Rendezvous event parties are MPI Foundation's premier networking events for meeting and event professionals. The MPI Foundation partners with organizations throughout the year to hold Rendezvous events and proceeds benefit the MPI Foundation.




Rendezvous takes place during the following events.

World Education Congress (WEC) 
European Meetings & Event Conference (EMEC) 
IMEX America 
ibtm Americas 
Thought Leaders Summit



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The Thought Leaders Summit is an exclusive opportunity to network, learn and workshop vital topics with fellow industry leaders. The Thought Leaders Summit is an executive level, limited invitation program for elite planners and strategic partners.

The Thought Leadership Summit takes place once a year in the fall at a different location.





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Silent Auctions take place online at various industry events throughout the year:

World Education Congress (WEC)