MPI Dallas/Fort Worth Fall 2019 CMP Study Group

19 August, 2019 - 14 October, 2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Texican Court
501 West Las Colinas Blvd
Irving, Texas
Phone: 972-233-9107 ext 201

The Fall 2019 CMP Study Group
is generously hosted by the


501 West Las Colinas Blvd,
Irving, TX 75039.

About the CMP Study Group Program:

The CMP Study Group is comprised of 8 educational sessions exclusively focused on the study and review of EIC’s International Standards (CMP-IS), as well as the opportunity to to earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) to become a Certified Meeting Professional. This program currently meets once a week for (8) weeks and covers the (9) different domains specified in CMP-IS defined by the CMP governing body, the Events Industry Council (EIC) (

Facilitated by local MPI DFW Chapter CMP industry experts, each session guides participants through the Domains of the EIC CMP Handbook. Participants will gain a better of understanding of the materials to help prepare for the CMP exam. Class structure is a mixture of interactive discussions, review quizzes and mock tests, group activities and relevant presentations. Other elements of the CMP Study Group that participants will benefit from include the CMP Buddy program, the CMP Panel discussion, weekly class briefings, guidance on the CMP application, general information about the exam process and a CMP exam study day.

Fall 2019 Schedule:

Tuesday, July 23 – August 16 - Registration
Thursday, August 15 – CMP Class Kickoff Networking Social, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m., Texican Court

Fall class schedule (8 weeks):

  • August 19 and 26
  • September 9, 16, 23, 30
  • October 7 and 14
  • Every Monday from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. (arrive 15-30 minutes before class)

October 21 and 28 – Exam personal prep weeks
October 26 – Study Day – 9:00 a.m. 4:00 p.m., Texican Court
Exam schedule – November (throughout the month pending testing site schedule)


Participants can earn up to 16 continuing education hours (two (2) clock hours per session) toward the current CMP application requirement. Clock hours are distributed after each class.

Registration for the CMP Study Fall 2019 Session opens July 23! For more information on the fall class fees and materials, email Charlene Edwards, CMP, MPI DFW Chapter CMP Study Group Chair, at

Visit the Texican Court for more information on the property. Thank you Texican Court for hosting the fall class and helping industry professionals obtain their CMP designation.

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