MPI NENY - Fall Focus - November 1, 2017

When:  Nov 1, 2017

MPI NENY is proud to host our annual 2017 Fall Focus: Hit the Jackpot with Your Events! This event will feature a dynamic keynote speaker and educational breakout sessions outlining current industry trends and attendee requested topics.  Fall Focus will be held November 1, 2017 at the brand new Rivers Casino, and attendees will be MPI members & non-members working in the industry (hoteliers, suppliers, planners and students.).

Fall Focus 2017 will help attendees to hone their skills by networking and learning from industry leaders and experts.  You will leave this event energized and ready to share the valuable information you have gathered.

During Fall Focus you will have the opportunity to view and experience all that the new Rivers Casino has to offer! In addition to Keynote speaker Yma Sherry, VP of American Express Meetings and Events, you have the opportunity to choose from 4 different breakout session (each offered twice) and visit our vendors. We will wrap up our day with a cocktail reception.

Take a look at our Fall Focus agenda, and we think you will agree we have an exciting and informative event. Please join us on November 1, 2017 to learn, network and renew your knowledge of the meeting industry!

For information about the Agenda - please click HERE
For information about the Speakers - please click HERE

Registration Now Open - please click

There is a block of overnight rooms reserved for this event. The rate is $130 per night. Please click HERE to book a room using code: MPI1711

Event Registration Costs
Member - (Preferred & Premier) $65 by 10/20 / $75 by 10/27 / $80 onsite
Non-Member & Essential Level Membership - $90 by 10/20 / $100 by 10/27 / $105 onsite
Faculty Members - $30 by 10/20 / $40 by 10/27 / $45 onsite
Students - Members Complimentary
Student Non-Members $40 (Registration is waived if student becomes a Student Member)
Networking Reception (ONLY) November 1 from 4:30-6:00 pm $25

Thank you to our Host Sponsor


MPI Meeting Attendance Policy & Cancellation Policy:

All Essential Level members or non-members are limited to no more than two events in one fiscal year and must pay the Essential Level/Non-member rate. MPI Preferred or Premier Level members are welcome to attend all chapter events at the Member Price. Any attendee who has registered incorrectly will be asked to pay the difference in pricing. The new membership policy is dictated by MPI Global and is required for all chapters.

MPI NENY Refund Policy: You may receive a refund if your request is made in writing, no less than 48 hours prior to the event. We do not offer refunds or credits for late cancellations or day of no-shows.

New in 2017: Please note that in order to receive your CE certificate following MPI events, you must complete the evaluation you receive post-event. Sharing your valuable feedback to improve MPI programs is part of the continuing education process!


Rivers Casino and Resort
1 Rush Street
Schenectady, 12308
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