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MPISSN/CalSAE Education @ Seasonal Spectacular!
Date: December 13, 2017
Time: 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Join MPISSN on Day 1 for this valuable session! Meeting & Event Industry Trends with Michael Dominguez Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017 | Day 1 | 1:30 - 2:45 p.m. MPISSN is... More>>
MPISSN @ Seasonal Spectacular Trade Show
Date: December 14, 2017
Time: 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Join MPISSN on Day 2 on the Trade show floor! Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017 | Day 2 | 1:30 - 4:30 p.m. Sacramento Convention Center 1400 J Street Sacramento, CA Visit... More>>
Dec. Board of Directors meeting
Date: December 19, 2017
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Any Chapter Member in good standing who has business with the board is welcome to attend chapter board meetings. If you would like to attend, please RSVP to Lynette Magnino,... More>>
Jan. Board of Directors meeting/Mid-Year Board Retreat
Date: January 16, 2018

With gratitude to our host venue for the mid-year retreat for MPISSN's board of directors. Any Chapter Member in good standing who has business with the board is... More>>
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Industry Resources

Contingency, Disaster and Emergency Planning

American Red Cross

Federal Emergency Management Agency

U.S. Department of Homeland Security (terrorism; preparing for the unexpected)

U.S. Department of Homeland Security


Association Meetings
Visit for the current issue.

Association News
“Association News is a monthly magazine that contains news and information for association executives and meetings planners at state and regional associations nationwide.”  Visit where you can subscribe to the tabloid, submit news (including new jobs, promotions, etc.) or shop their bookstore.

Business Travel News
Visits for the current issue.

Visit to search the archives for topical information.

Corporate Meetings and Incentives
Visit for the current issue.

Visit for the current issue of EXPO.

Insurance Conference Planner
Visit for the current issue.

Medical Meetings
Visit for the current issue.

Religious Conference Manager
Visit for the current issue.

Successful Meetings
Visit to read the current issue.


Corbin Ball Associates
"The Web's most comprehensive site about meeting planning and events technology.” 

Another useful resource, particularly for technology issues.  Visit

Visit, and for the latest news and trends in the hotel and hospitality industry.

Meetings & Conventions Online
Yet one more useful resource.  Visit
A useful resource for industry-related news; home to the MIMlist.  Visit

Whether you want Meetings West, Meetings South or Meetings East, visit

MPI International
What better place to start than at MPI International (  The Education, e-village and Publications links offer great educational resources.

Meeting Guide
Here you will find lists for airlines, CVBs, ground transportation, and most anything you would need to create your meeting.  Visit
Visit – home to the following magazines:  Association Meetings, Corporate Meetings & Incentives, Insurance Conference Planner, Medical Meetings and Religious Conference Planner.  Search the archives to find topics relevant to your needs.  Link to Affordable Meetings from the MeetingsNet home page or scroll through the menu to find useful research information.

Visit for a one-stop reference site where you can search for facilities or suppliers, read about the latest on contract, negotiation and legal issues.

Download  tip calculation software for use on your Palm PDA from

The Writing Works
Need help with a theme?  A room setup?  A meeting outline?  Visit for an abundance of useful information.
UNLV's William F. Harrah College of Administration has one of the most comprehensive resource pages in the industry. Try it!
Search Engines

For help in optimizing your organization’s web site or to conduct searches by world regions, topical interest or reference subjects try:

Try the Internet Public Library as a reference source.  Includes almanacs, calendars, dictionaries and style and writing guides.

For specialty, fee-based searches, try:

For information on searching the "invisible web," read this blog post from

Sample Documents

In the future, this section will also include sample documents to assist you in your day-to-day conduct of business.  If you have a sample document, please submit it to


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