MPI Potomac FYI
Upcoming Events
When: August 17, 2017, 6-8 p.m.
Where: Toro Toro, Washington, D.C.
(Metro: Metro Center)
When: August 24, 2017, 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Where: St. Gregory Hotel, Washington, D.C.
(Metro: DuPont Circle)
Galveston Island CVB
MGM National Harbor
When: September 27, 2017, 6 p.m.
Where: The Odyssey, Washington D.C.
(Metro: Waterfront-SEU)
SAVE THE DATE for October e2
When: October 5, 2017, 11-1:30 p.m.
Where: The Darcy, Washington, D.C.
(Metro: DuPont Circle)

More details TBA.

SAVE THE DATE for November e2
When: November 1, 2017, 4-7:30 p.m.
Where: Hyatt Regency Bethesda, Bethesda, MD
(Metro: Bethesda)

More details TBA.

The Kimpton George
Myrtle Beach Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
News & Announcements
MPI Potomac Planners Speak Out
MPI Potomac planner members: We're looking for quick and creative answers that you can share with your fellow meeting professionals for how to improve your next event and make the meeting experience better. Share your best tips, advice and expertise with your fellow planners.
The Publications Committee will contact you soon if we'd like to use your answer in the upcoming Fall/Winter issue of MPI Potomac's Engage magazine.
Advertising opportunities are also available in the Fall/Winter issue, which comes out this September. Contact Robyn Mourant at to find out how you can get your company in front of meeting professionals in the Potomac region.
Are you planning on taking the CMP Exam in August? If so you won’t want to miss our CMP Summer ’17 Boot Camp.

July 22-23, 2017
8 a.m.-5 p.m.
The Westin Alexandria

Our CMP Boot Camps are designed for those individuals READY to take the exam and are looking for that last study cram before the exam.

Upcoming CMP testing dates:
  • August 4-13, 2017
  • November 3-12, 2017
Questions? Our Career Development co-chairs welcome your email of inquiry:
Cattleya Wongkongkatap, CMP:
Melissa Goodwin, CMP:

If you can't make it to the CMP Boot Camp, but are still looking to attain your CMP this year, join us for the CMP Fall 2017 Prep Class.

August 21-October 30, 2017 (Every Monday except for federal holidays)
5:30-7:30 p.m. 
Solar Energy Trade Shows Offices, Alexandria, VA
(Metro: King Street Station)

Registration coming soon! 
When: February 27, 2018
Where: Omni Shoreham, Washington, D.C.
(Metro: Woodley Park-Zoo)

Washington Marriott Marquis
Visit Jacksonville
Monterey County CVB
Hyatt Convention Alliance