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A Fortune Teller, A Meeting Planner, A Travel Professional and A Hotelier. Let's take a Peek inside their Crystal Ball.

January 21, 2021
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
MPI Gulf States Chapter
Phone: 504-304-7261

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Goodbye 2020 and Welcome 2021!  As we wrap up 2020 and the massive changes that hit the meetings and events industry, we look for an educated outlook for 2021.  Attendees will hear from industry leaders to gain an informed overview of the current and future state of our industry.  And for a pop of fun, we will get insight from the stars, with our astrologist who will share an overview of this exciting year to come.

January 21, 2021
9:30 am - 11:00 am



 Jason Dunn

Jason Dunn
Immediate Past President of National Coalition of Black Meeting Professionals

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Matt Carrier
Vice President, Innovation Policy & Research
American Hotel and Lodging Association (AHLA) 

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Greg Staley
Senior Vice President, Communications, US Travel


9:30am-9:45am - Networking in small breakout groups

9:45am-9:55am - Erin Alexander astrology reading for 2020

9:55am-10am - Welcome and message from New Orleans & Company

10:00 am-11:00 am - Program


Erin Alexander

In addition to doing an overview of the 2021 astrological outlook, she will be offering a raffle prize of either a virtual tarot card or astrological chart reading for one lucky winner.

Erin Alexander astrologist


MPI Members - $15
Non-Members - $20
Students - $10

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