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MPI D/FW September Chapter Experience: Hosting Events with Confidence

September 24, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
The Westin Galleria Dallas
13340 Dallas Parkway
Dallas, TX
Caitlin Watson
Phone: 972-233-9107 ext 201

September Chapter Experience hosted by

MPI D/FW and Visit Dallas! 

You don’t want to miss this Line Up!

"Hosting Events with Confidence"


State of the Industry:

Visit Dallas, CEO Craig Davis

Panel Discussion:

Visit Dallas, GBAC, ISSA, Westin Galleria, Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center- Spectra, American Airlines

COVID-19 Meeting Liability

Fox Rothschild, LLP

Thursday, September 24th, 2020


11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Registration and Networking (San Antonio Prefunction, 4th Floor)
12:00 PM-1:30 PM
 Lunch and Program (San Antonio Ballroom, 4th Floor)


Special Guest Speaker: Craig Davis, CEO Visit Dallas

Craig Davis

Program Description:

We're Back!

Join us for an engaging conversation with industry and community leaders.

  • Special Guest Appearance with Craig Davis, CEO of Visit Dallas
  • GBAC Panel Discussion
    • Visit Dallas
      • Raul Santillan, Sr. Partner Experience Manager
    • ISSA, GBAC
      • Kim Althoff, Vice President of Sales, Trade Shows & Media
    • American Airlines
      • Virgile Rivet, Regional Sales Manager Customer Experience
    • Westin Galleria
      • Deb Skiles, Director of Sales & Marketing
    • Spectra- Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center
      • Andrew Sims, Director of Operations
  • Meeting Liability
    • Fox Rothschild LLP
      • Trey Monsour, Partner/Attorney
  • MPI Global
    • Drew S. Holmgreen, Vice President of Brand Engagement


Learning Objectives:

  • Event Industry Recovery: Where to begin with safe meetings?
  • What is GBAC and why it is important for Meetings & Event’s
    • Important planning components, assessment tools and implementation strategies for safety and security planning and operations for meetings.
  • Meeting Liability with hosting face to face meetings during COVID-19
  • MPI Global WEC Announcement 

Pending approval for one (1.0) hour of EIC Credit 



MPI Member:  $45
Non-Member: $70
Virtual: $10
Student: $25
MPI Premier Member: $35
MPI Lifetime Member: Complimentary

Early Bird ends on September 18th!
Early Bird Member: $35
Early Bird Non-Member: $60

Onsite Member: $60
Onsite Non-Member: $80

Thank you to our Sponsors!


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