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MPI's Next European Roadshow in Köln, Germany on Feb. 13


Meeting Professionals International’s Next European Roadshow in Köln, Germany on Feb. 13
Roadshows expand awareness of MPI membership benefits and industry advocacy efforts

Köln, Germany, Feb. 11, 2019 — Meeting Professionals International (MPI), the largest meeting and event industry association for individual meeting and event planners worldwide, and in Europe, is hosting a European Roadshow, with its upcoming stop in Köln, Germany. Reporters are invited to hear about the latest developments within the meetings and events industry.

As part of the Roadshow, MPI leadership are traveling throughout Europe to meet with industry leaders and influencers to share industry trends, research, tips and the value of MPI member networking and educational opportunities. MPI executives and senior leadership, including Paul Van Deventer, president and CEO, and Darren Temple, COO, will outline MPI’s European market strategy and upcoming innovative educational and networking opportunities in the event industry. The goal of the Roadshow is to increase European membership participation at MPI educational and networking events and promote awareness and advocacy of the community’s impact on the worldwide stage. Hilton is an official sponsor of MPI’s European Roadshow.

MPI Roadshow in Köln, Germany:

Date: Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019

Where: Hilton Cologne - Marzellenstraße 13-17, 50668 Köln, Oval Room
Time: 5 p.m.

This month, MPI also will travel to the following locations as part of the Roadshow: Brussels, Belgium (2/13); and London, England (2/15). For more information, visit

About MPI
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 more than 17,000 engaged members and its Plan Your Meetings audience. It has more than 90 chapters and clubs in 19 countries. "When we meet, we change the world."

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