“As I built my skills as a leader, I became part of a community, made lifelong friends, and understood the joy of serving others!”

– Ann Margaret Young

Meeting Professionals International (MPI), the world's largest association for the $102.3 billion meeting and event industry, is committed to positioning meetings and events as a key strategic component of an organization's success. Learn more »

Latest news

Shannon Corrigan, Sales Account Executive, US Bank Stadium, scorrigan@usbankstadium.com
Feature article

Mentorship Isn’t an Island: How MPI MN Created a Network for Mentors and Mentees

THE POWER OF TWO Before the January MPI MN Monthly Meeting, a group of 10 members gathered in a breakout room at the InterContinental Saint Paul Riverfront with one purpose, to talk about mentorship and how it plays a role in leadership development within MPI as well as... Read more »
Steph Pfeilsticker, CMP, CMM, Hybrid Events Authority, LLC
Association news

President’s Message: Steph's Message for March

Hello MPI Minnesota! Love and innovation are all around! The Minnesota chapter loves its members so much that we want to spend an entire day (February 16!) learning together at iConnect. Our annual innovation-infused day of education will kick off with one of my favorite... Read more »
Missy Machkhashvili, Program Development Director, Minnesota Academy of Family Physicians, missy@mafp.org
Special spotlight

Up-Close Profile – Planner: Missy Machkhashvili

Why did you join MPI? I’m a joiner, and ever striving to nurture my professional development. MPI offers me innovation time out of the office where I can be inspired and meet like-minded professionals. On another level, the ‘International’ drew me in like a moth to a flame... Read more »