CMP

IBTM World reveals 65-session Knowledge Programme

Organisers of IBTM World, which opens in Barcelona later this month, have announced the Knowledge Programme will include 65 sessions and the CMP-accredited conference programme will feature three keynote speakers. The content sessions will be built around four topical themes: Trends and technology; gamification and engagement; the future of event planning (including sustainability, safety and secu...

Events Industry Council gives its CMP stamp of approval to 37 professionals

The Events Industry Council (EIC) has recognised 37 professionals who have earned the Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) designation. The CMP programme was launched in 1985 and aims to provide education, increased professionalism, and enhanced career opportunities in all sectors of the industry by: Identifying a comprehensive body of knowledge in the meeting management profession. Promoting indu...

Events Industry Council adds 40 professionals to its CMP list

The Events Industry Council (EIC), a global non-profit association for the business events industry, announced, 6 July, 40 professionals who earned their Certified Meeting Professional designation in July 2021. View the full list here. Amy Calvert (pictured), EIC CEO, said: “The Events Industry Council celebrates this latest class of Certified Meeting Professionals and welcomes them to our global ...

EIC appoints new director for certification and education

On 6 July, the Events Industry Council (EIC), a global voice on the business events industry, announced the appointment of Augustine (Gus) Chijioke as director of certification and education.  Chijoke’s remit for the EIC includes directing the CMP and CMP-HC credentialing programme, ensuring the examination programme adheres to the highest test development and administration standards and continui...