MPI's Experiential Event Series: Venice Film Festival

September 3-5, 2017  |  Venice, Italy

MPI’s Experiential Event Series invites you to go behind the scenes of the 74th annual Venice Film Festival this September. The Venice Film Festival remains one of the “Big Three” film festivals to attend. Founded in 1932 by the prestigious, La Biennale di Venezia, the festival celebrates and brings awareness to the international cinema of today, while honoring the history of film.


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Event Highlights

  • Opportunities to interact with key event personnel who will share operational insights from the teams that plan, program, and produce the Venice Film Festival.

  • Behind-the-scenes tours featuring a festival walking tour created by organizers and a taste of historic Venice culture by attending the Historical Regatta.
  • World premiere viewing and red carpet experience with director and cast.
  • Attend associated events such as the charity auction and party.


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MPI’s Experiential Events Series is eligible for 20 clock hours, provided by the Convention Industry Council

Participants will earn a Certificate in Festival Production & gain a broad understanding of the unique aspects of managing the world’s largest spectator event


Registration Pricing 

MPI Members: $1,399 
$1,050 with promo code VENICE

Non-Members: $1,699 
$1,399 with promo code VENICENEW

Attendee Guest “Plus One”: $800


Pricing Includes:

  • Hotel Stay for 2 nights sponsored by Westin Europa & Regina
  • Water taxi transportation from Marco Polo Airport (arrivals must occur between 8:30am – 1:00pm on Sunday, September 3rd)
  • Hosted Food & Beverage throughout the event
  • 20 clock hours of continuing education 
  • Certificate in Festival Production

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Meeting Professionals International (MPI) reserves the right to cancel an event due to low enrollment or other circumstances which would make the event non-viable. If MPI cancels an event, registrants will be offered a full refund. Should circumstances arise that result in the postponement of an event, MPI has the right to either issue a full refund or transfer registration to the same event at the new, future date. MPI will not be responsible for reimbursement of any participant’s expenses related to the cancellation or postponement of an event.