MPI 2024 European Meetings and Events Conference scores high satisfaction in Luxembourg

MPI 2024 European Meetings and Events Conference scores high satisfaction in Luxembourg

MPI’s signature European event once again delivers on expectations, setting the stage for EMEC 2025  

Dallas, Texas, USA – March 27, 2024 – Meeting Professionals International (MPI) successfully hosted its signature annual European community event, the European Meetings and Events Conference (EMEC) in Luxembourg, 3-5 March, 2024. EMEC concluded on a high note, showcasing a remarkable achievement in attendee satisfaction and engagement. With an impressive Net Promoter Score (NPS) of 45 and a 94% overall satisfaction rate, EMEC has once again proven its standing as a premier event in the European meetings and events industry. 

This year's conference, characterized by its innovative learning journeys, engaging general sessions and effective networking opportunities, drew praise from industry professionals attending from across the globe, reflecting MPI’s unique international community footprint. Highlights included the highly acclaimed Hosted Buyer program, which achieved a 100% satisfaction rate among participants, and the general sessions, led by musical emcees from SongDivision, who garnered a 99% satisfaction rate. 

“Luxembourg’s strategic position in Europe, coupled with a commitment to innovation and sustainability, provided a unique backdrop for MPI’s European Meetings and Events Conference, significantly enhancing our global visibility and securing country-wide economic development,” said Rachel Negri, Vice President of Luxembourg Convention and Visitors Bureau. “Hosting EMEC in Luxembourg to the highly influential MPI European and global audience will have immediate- and long-lasting impact on our local economies and the MICE industry, while also elevating our destination profile.” 

EMEC Luxembourg offered a robust platform for professional development, with 90% of attendees affirming the value of the educational content provided. Furthermore, 94% of participants highlighted the effectiveness of networking opportunities at the event, fostering meaningful connections and collaborations. 

"We are thrilled with the success of EMEC Luxembourg and the positive feedback from our community," said Paul Van Deventer, president and CEO of MPI, "The results reflect our commitment to providing a strong experience to our global community while utilizing the local culture as a backdrop to deliver unique, memorable and actionable education and networking experiences. We are grateful for the enthusiasm and participation of our sponsors, volunteers and Luxembourg leadership, all of which were instrumental in achieving these outstanding outcomes." 

Looking to future EMEC years, MPI is currently finalizing its 2025 host destination, with an announcement coming soon, and working with potential select host cities for 2026 and beyond. Building on the success of EMEC Luxembourg, MPI continues its path on further elevating the event experience, incorporating feedback and insights from this year's attendees to meet and exceed expectations. 

For more information on EMEC Luxembourg, visit Additional details on future EMEC locations will be shared soon.  

Contact info:
Peggy Foley



Meeting Professionals International

Meeting Professionals International (MPI) is the largest meeting and event industry association worldwide. The organization provides innovative and relevant education, networking opportunities and business exchanges, and acts as a prominent voice for the promotion and growth of the industry. MPI has a global community of 60,000 meeting and event professionals including nearly 13,000 engaged members. It has It has nearly 70 chapters, clubs and members in more than 75 countries worldwide. "When we meet, we change the world."



Press Contact

Send all media related inquiries to:

Download MPI Logos