Meeting Professionals International (MPI), the world’s largest association for the meetings and events industry, believes that meeting and event planners serve a critical role in the success of business. As the global authority and resource for the meetings and events industry, MPI empowers meeting professionals to increase their strategic organizational value through education and networking opportunities. MPI has over 20,000 members representing 86 countries from 71 chapters. MPI St Louis Area Chapter was chartered in 1979 with over 265+ members. We are dedicated to professional development through education, relationships and business growth opportunities. This web site has been redesigned to better serve our chapter by offering the latest news and information about upcoming educational programs and member benefits.