Meetings Academy 2024
April 18, 2024
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Top Performing Chapter Award



MPI Tampa Bay Area Chapter

Founded in 1987, MPI Tampa Bay Area is the area's recognized industry leader and the connection point for meeting professionals and the business community.

When you join MPI Tampa Bay Area, you become part of an organization dedicated to your personal and career success. You’ll connect with the innovative learning, passionate people and big ideas that will empower you to become an agent of change and reinvent the world.

MPI Tampa Bay Area is the recipient of the 2012 MPI RISE Award honoring leadership, impact and innovation. MPI Tampa Bay Area was also recognized as Top Performing Chapter in 2018 and 2019.


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"The MPI Tampa Bay Area Chapter has played a crucial role in connecting individuals deeply with the local community and industry peers. For many professionals, meeting like-minded peers in this chapter goes beyond mere networking—it's about collaborative growth and personal engagement. Through shared experiences and partnerships, our members are not only building relationships but also allowing our Tampa Bay industry to be successful…together!

- Charlene Liu, 2024 President, MPI Tampa Bay Area Chapter


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MPI Tampa Bay Area chapter has been approved by the Events Industry Council (EIC) as a Preferred Provider of the below-listed continuing education courses, which qualify for CMP continuing education credit.   Determination of continuing education credit eligibility or Preferred Provider status does not imply EIC’s endorsement or assessment of education quality. 

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MPI Chapter Membership Population

Planners: 78
Suppliers: 76
Students: 6
Faculty: 3
Other: 1

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