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February 11, 2020
Don't Miss EduCon 2020!
A full-day educational conference for the meetings and events industry!
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EduCon 2020

11 February, 2020
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
St. Louis Union Station
1820 Market St.
St. Louis, MO
Organizer
MPI St. Louis
Phone: 314-416-2234

Register today for MPI St. Louis Area Chapter's full-day educational conference for the meetings and events industry! EduCon 2020 is packed with informative, relevant and dynamic content. Jan Spence will kick off the conference with "Dare to Be Different: 3 Keys for Goal Setting Success." Jan really knows how to be different and set goals - she's a former pro football player! There will also be EIC approved breakout sessions.

EduCon 2020 certainly offers a wide variety of speakers and topics ranging from Hot Technologies, Crisis Communication and Experiential Marketing. The interactive closing session on Food & Beverage Trends will complete your day. These topics and the opportunity to network will provide an inspiring day, because when people meet, they change the world.

View the session descriptions.

EIC_PP_Logo_Final_2019This program has been submitted to the Events Industry Council for CMP Preferred Provider Review and is pending approval.

MPI St. Louis Area Chapter is a CMP Preferred Provider. The program identified with the CMP Preferred Provider logo meets the requirements to receive continuing education (CE) credit for the Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) credential. The use of the CMP Preferred Provider Pre-Check logo is not an endorsement by the Events Industry Council of the quality of the session. For more information about the CMP credential or CMP Preferred Provider Program, please visit www.EventsCouncil.org.


Venue
STL Union Station PhotoLocally owned and operated, Lodging Hospitality Management is pleased to be the host of the MPI St. Louis Area Chapter 2020 EduCon at the historic and renovated St. Louis Union Station - Curio. Lodging Hospitality Management represents 17 hotels, multiple unique restaurants, venues and attractions.

Completing in 2019, St. Louis Aquarium at Union Station will be a 120,000 square foot venue with a 250,000 gallon shark tank along with 44 exhibits that will include 13,000 animals and 257 species. Also opening in 2019 at St. Louis Union Station will be the St. Louis Wheel, Carousel, Mini Golf, Rope Course, and Mirror Maze along with the Soda Fountain and Train Shed restaurant.

Philanthropy
Stray Rescue will be accepting monetary donations and items for the rescue centers. Visit www.strayrescue.org/wish-list for a list of items and supplies that are used most often.

Fees
$175 Members
$200 Non-Members**
$44 Student Members
$88 Student Non-Members (Includes a 1-year membership to MPI St. Louis Area Chapter. Call 314-416-2234 to register.

Sponsorship opportunities are available now! Click here for more information.

Group Pricing
Register three or more from your organization and receive a discount! At least one person from the group must be a member to receive this discount. Pay $175 for the first registrant (the member) and receive a $20 discount for each additional member or non-member registrant when you add two or more people and register everyone at the same time. Offer only applies to attendees from the same organization. The group discount will be applied automatically during registration when the third registrant in your group is entered.

**Meeting Attendance Policy
Per MPI Global all Essential Level Members or Non-Members will be limited to attending no more than two events in one fiscal year (July 1-June 30), and must pay the Essential Level/Non-Member Rate. MPI Preferred and Premier Level Members are welcome to attend all chapter events at the Member Rate. This policy is required for all MPI Chapters. Please click here to familiarize yourself with MPI's membership levels.

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