Certified Meeting Professional (CMP)

The mark of excellence in the events industry continues to be the Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) credential. The CMP designation represent the best and the brightest around the globe.

The CMP designation represent the best and the brightest around the globe. If you are considering becoming a CMP, explore how you can take this important step in your professional growth.

You are a CMP – powered by the Events Industry Council.

The Events Industry Council’s 33 member organizations represent over 103,500 individuals and 19,500 firms and properties involved in the meetings, conventions, and exhibitions industry. The Events Industry Council vision is to be the global champion for event professionals and event industry excellence. It promotes high standards and professionalism in the events industry with the Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) program and signature program initiatives. The CMP credential is recognized globally as the badge of excellence in the events industry. The qualifications for certification are based on professional experience, education, and a rigorous exam. The four signature programs — Sustainability, Industry Insights, Knowledge, and Leadership — represent the key initiatives, assets, services and products for the Events Industry Council.