Meeting Professionals International (MPI) is a global organisation comprising of more than 21,000 members belonging to 71 chapters and clubs worldwide. Its mission is to build a rich meeting and events industry community which helps members with strategic event planning, as well as creating new business and networking opportunities. Members also have access to extensive education tools and research archives which cover all aspects of event organisation. As a global organisation members can engage and grow through local and international connections. MPI’s UK and Ireland chapter is the largest outside of the Americas and consists of corporate, agency and association planners as well as suppliers including venues, hotels and destinations.