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Chair's Corner
The CMP is our profession's bedrock, defining the knowledge, skills, and abilities for event management. The CMP program weaves together what event planning is, what it takes to plan events, and in its own way identifies what we know now to be a separate and distinct discipline of knowledge.
At the CIC Annual Meeting of Members on October 20, 2016, held in Las Vegas, NV, a new CIC Board of Directors was elected to guide the association for the coming year.
CMP Events
Earn CE credits through live webinars or through our CIC On-Demand Learning Center, housing multiple recorded webinars available for viewing!
Research and Trends
As acts of terrorism, cybersecurity, and violence are becoming common place in the world, there is an increased need for having an emergency plan for your meetings and events. How can you effectively prepare your team, organization, stakeholders and members in order to reduce threats?
Access quality education 24/7 from the comfort of your home! Stream 17 recorded sessions from 2016 CMP Conclave anytime, anywhere with the Multiview Package from our On Demand Learning Center. Take an online assessment after each sesson and earn up to 21.25 CEs toward recertification. This virtual education package is offered at an exclusive price of $399.
Global Perspective
It’s time to start thinking about Global Meetings Industry Day 2017! Join us in spreading the word and advocating for the meetings industry by hosting an event.
Naylor Association Solutions
APEX - Standards and Best Practices
"If you haven’t checked out the Convention Industry Council’s APEX resources for meeting planners, you’re missing out on a rich collection of free, downloadable templates and guides that can save you tons of time—and possibly save your budget as well."
Industry News
A successful food rescue requires advance planning. This brief guideline will suggest checklist items to add to your planning process.
CMP on the Road
Come visit us at ConnectDC, December 14, Washington Marriott Wardman Park, Washington, DC.
On the Move
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