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PASAE is a CMP Preferred Provider. The program(s) identified with the CMP Preferred Logo meet the requirements to receive continuing education (CE) credit for the Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) credential. All qualifying activities also indicate how many CE credits attendees will receive for participating.
What is a CMP Preferred Provider?
CMP Preferred Providers are organizations that have formally registered with the Convention Industry Council (CIC) and are committed to providing education that aligns with one of the 10 domains included in the CMP International Standards (CMP-IS). The CMP- IS domains are: Strategic Planning, Project Management, Risk Management, Financial Management, Human Resources, Stakeholder Management, Meeting or Event Design, Site Management, Marketing and Professionalism.
The Convention Industry Council (CIC) launched the Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) program in 1985 to
Created by and for Meeting Professionals
The CMP exam was developed and is maintained by meeting professionals from all over the world who volunteer their time to ensure that the program reflects the best practices in the meeting management field. More than 10,000 meeting professionals in 55 countries around the globe hold the CMP designation. This unique community represents every sector of the industry—from corporations and associations to government and institutional organizations.
The CMP program aims to increase the professionalism of meeting management professionals in all sectors of the industry by:
Earn or Renew Your CMP
Detailed information on the CMP Program can be found on the Convention Industry Council's website.
The PASAE Foundation provides scholarships to those seeking their CMP accreditation.