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Hosted buyer opportunity is closed, watch for this opportunity for the 2015 SEC and sign up early!

MPI SEC Hosted Buyer Program

Our hosted buyer program promotes attendance of planners to the conference while maximizing the sales potential for suppliers.


Planners are invited to participate in the Hosted Buyer Program which will include a VIP reception and pre-set meetings with suppliers interested in presenting to you! This program offers a full conference registration for qualified meeting planners and three nights stay at the Bonaventure Resort August 13, 14 and 15.

Benefits of participating in the Hosted Buyer Program:

  • Hotel accommodations for three nights
  • VIP reception
  • One-on-one business appointments with suppliers
  • Access to education sessions, networking, tradeshow and all conference activities
  • Limited travel reimbursement

Hosted buyers are required to attend

  • Pre-scheduled appointments with suppliers
  • VIP reception
  • Welcome Reception
  • Tradeshow
  • Closing night dinner

Registration fees are refunded post event (after fulfillment of obligations).

All Spots Are Filled



Showcase your property, facility, or service in one-on-one meetings with planners. Participants will have an exclusive opportunity to speak with key decision makers about your products or services. Don’t miss this chance to get in front of planners looking for ideas for events and meetings.

Benefits of participating in the Hosted Buyer Program:

• Meet face-to-face with future business partners during 15 one-on-one appointments
• Show ROI to your employer through this business exchange opportunity

Registration now closed for suppliers


Schedule – Wednesday, August 13

1:00pm – 5:00pm​ ​ |  Appt. Show
2:45pm – 3:00 pm  | ​​ Break Group One
3:00pm – 3:15pm​​  | ​​ Break Group Two
5:00pm – 6:00pm​​  | ​​ Break Time
6:00pm – 7:00pm ​  | ​​ VIP Reception