the MPI Middle Pennsylvania Chapter
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 24 countries.
The MPI Middle Pennsylvania Chapter was chartered in June 2008 and has grown to an impressive 150+ members and associate members and we continue to grow.
Food & Beverage Trends
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Spooky Nook Sports
This session will be discussing the needs of attendees that have food allergies along with vegetarian and gluten needs that Meeting Planners can provide to their attendees. Discussion about the extra costs associated with ordering and preparing these foods an how to budget accordingly and work with Chef's directly to ensure every attendee's needs are met.
Special guests will be joining us at this education event. As a kick-off to our yearlong 10th anniversary celebration, Tim Bugas our first president, and Kelly Ferrara our first chapter administrator are returning to join us. Mari Killian and Melinda Condon will share briefly of our very first chapter meeting, 10 years ago!