Meeting Professionals International (MPI), the largest meeting and event industry association worldwide, announced a partnership with International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP), an association dedicated to advancing the careers of administrative professionals.

“As more administrative professionals are tasked with meeting and event planning, MPI is thrilled to be able to provide training and best practices to the members of International Association of Administrative Professionals,” said Meaghan Ferrazza, Director of Strategic Alliances, Meeting Professionals International.

Through this new partnership, IAAP will offer a meeting and event planning certificate at it’s annual CAPstone Conference for their attendees starting in 2019. MPI and IAAP will also share content throughout their channels.

“IAAP is excited to partner with MPI to offer administrative professionals up-to-date and meaningful education in meeting and event planning. We are also thrilled to share IAAP's leadership development content with MPI's network of professionals.”, said Rachel Reynolds, Certification and Programs Director, International Association of Administrative Professionals. IAAP’s CEO, Dr. Veronica Cochran, states “Leadership is not a right for some; it’s a responsibility for all.”