EMEC 2012: Host city will be Budapest

Orlando. Meeting Professionals International (MPI) has announced its lineup of future host cities for the World Education Congress (WEC) and the European Meeting & Events Conference (EMEC).
The following cities are confirmed for future WEC: St. Louis on July 28 – 31, 2012, Las Vegas on July 20 – 23, 2013, Minneapolis in 2014, San Francisco in 2015 and Philadelphia in 2016. MPI has selected following future cities for EMEC: Budapest, Hungary for 2012 and Montreux, Switzerland will be host city in 2013.
"MPI is dedicated to providing a successful and engaging environment for our attendees and delegates," said Bruce MacMillan, president and CEO. "By selecting these cities that recognize the strength of the MPI community, we can continue to elevate the live event education experience by providing professional development and opportunities to build lasting business connections."
The World Education Congress  is MPI’s largest gathering of meeting and event professionals from around the globe. This annual conference draws thousands of industry planners and suppliers to learn, to connect and to exchange ideas.
The European Meetings & Events Conference is MPI’s signature European event, focusing on industry growth in the region and beyond. Delegates gain the education and global connections necessary to learn, to connect and to exchange ideas.