• Event Snapshots: MPISCC’s Annual Luncheon

     
    FROM THE Spring 2018 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: MPISCC’s Annual Luncheon

     
    FROM THE Spring 2018 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: MPISCC’s Annual Luncheon

     
    FROM THE Spring 2018 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: MPISCC’s Annual Luncheon

     
    FROM THE Spring 2018 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: MPISCC’s Annual Luncheon

     
    FROM THE Spring 2018 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: MPISCC’s Annual Luncheon

     
    FROM THE Spring 2018 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: MPISCC’s Annual Luncheon

     
    FROM THE Spring 2018 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: MPISCC’s Annual Luncheon

     
    FROM THE Spring 2018 ISSUE
     

On Jan. 30, Meetings Professionals International Southern California Chapter held its 2018 “State of the Industry” luncheon at the Pasadena Convention Center. Amanda Armstrong, CMP, incoming chair of the MPI International Board of Directors, was the keynote speaker. In her address, she encouraged MPI members to volunteer. “Find something you’re passionate about and raise your hand. Volunteering is a great way to try out new skills. Don’t be afraid to be a rookie.”

If you want to boost attendance at a meeting or conference, try these four letters: N.A.P.A. And while the Northern California wine region has more than enough activities to keep attendees busy when they’re not in meetings—475 wineries, to begin with—the downtown heart of the region is introducing new experiences this fall. Here’s a sampling:

 

With a beachside locale and a laidback, surf-town vibe, Ventura County Coast is awash with inspiration for your next meeting and event. The region is home to four communities— Camarillo, Oxnard, Ventura, and Port Hueneme—and is ideal for groups from 10 to 1,000.  

 

With a beachside locale and a laidback, surf-town vibe, Ventura County Coast is awash with inspiration for your next meeting and event. The region is home to four communities— Camarillo, Oxnard, Ventura, and Port Hueneme—and is ideal for groups from 10 to 1,000.